Route 66 Half Marathon

The 17th annual Route 66 Half Marathon will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Missouri-Kansas state line, Galena, on Old Route 66. Finish line will be at the Kansas-Oklahoma state line near Baxter Springs.

Route 66 Half Marathon
The 17th annual Route 66 Half Marathon will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Missouri-Kansas state line, Galena, on Old Route 66. Finish line will be at the Kansas-Oklahoma state line near Baxter Springs.

Registration and sign-in will be at the Howard Litch Route 66 Park, 500 Main, Galena. Cost will be will be $20 in advance or $25 on the day of the race, which includes a T-shirt.

Trophies will be given to the first, second and third place male and female winners in each age division. There are divisions for those 20 to 29, 30 to 39, 40 to 49, 50 to 59, 60 to 69 and 70 and over.

The event is sponsored by the Route 66 Association of Kansas. Anyone needing additional information may contact Scott H. Nelson at 1-620-848-3330.