April 26, Circle S Ranch and Country Inn
This competitive race gets even fiercer with the addition of a new obstacle named Goliath, which combines a rope wall, plank walk and water slide. An estimated 6,500 Kansas Citians will tackle a 5K run that includes 12 obstacles over three miles of terrain. The festival area will feature live music, contests and activities, and participants get a T-shirt, warrior helmet and custom medal as well as a free beer at the after-party. Sign up to race in the competitive wave qualify for the Warrior Dash World Championships (with a $100,000 purse prize).
Wave times start at 8:30 a.m. Get registration details at warriordash.com.