Oct. 17, 2014
KANSAS CITY, Missouri —If you’re heading Downtown, to Brookside or the Country Club Plaza this weekend, be on the lookout for runners.
On Saturday, Oct. 18, the Waddell and Reed Kansas City Marathon takes place, beginning as early as 7:30 a.m. and ending around 1:30 p.m. There will be a marathon, half marathon, 5k and a kids route. It is expected that more than 12,000 runners from 50 states and seven nations will participate.
The marathon will begin at 22nd Street and Grand Avenue, go north through Downtown, south on Main toward the Liberty Memorial, through Westport, Brookside,