Chiefs 5K

Chiefs 5K Run/Walk

Saturday, May 23, 2015 | 9:00am Race Start | Begins in Parking Lot F

Join us on May 23rd for the 3rd annual Chiefs 5K featuring a one-of-a-kind finish on The University of Kansas Hospital Training Complex 50 yard line. Feel the rush of excitement experiencing Arrowhead like never before. Participants will run down the player entrance tunnel, through the Hall of Honor presented by Time Warner Cable, up the Hy-Vee spiral, across the upper level and down the Sprint Spiral.


Date: Saturday, May 23, 2015
Race Begins: 9:00am
Location: Begins in Parking Lot F and ends on the 50 yard line inside The University of Kansas Training Complex


All participants in the Chiefs 5K will receive:

  • One-of-a-kind Chiefs 5K Finisher’s Medal
  • Commemorative T-Shirt
  • Post-Race Celebration inside The University of Kansas Hospital Training Complex Indoor Field


Whether you run or walk, come in first or just run for fun, the Post-Race Celebration is for everyone. Music, Chiefs Cheerleaders, KC Wolf and special Chiefs guests will kick off the excitement.

Cheering fans are welcome! Your fans and support team are welcome on the race route and at the post-race celebration.



Sign up during the special Season Ticket Member presale starting on Monday, February 2nd.

From Monday, February 2nd through Thursday, February 5th, Chiefs Season Ticket Members receive $5 off the registration fee. Contact Chiefs Customer Relations for questions at 816.920.4327.

February 2nd – February 5th Chiefs STM Registration $30
After February 5th, registration fees follow the schedule in the table below.


Registration is limited and may fill up. Register early for the best deal.

2/6 through 2/28 - $35
3/1 through 5/21 - $40
Packet Pick-up and Race Day - $45


Date 1: May 21st, 2015
Location: North Club
Parking: Lot M 

Date 2: Race Day
Time: 7AM - 9AM
Location: Parking Lot F





Where will the race begin?
The race will begin on the West Side of the Truman Sports Complex near Lot N.

What time does the race start?
The race begins at 9:00, we encourage runners to arrive early. We will have pre-race entertainment to pump you up for the Chiefs 5K.

How much is parking?
Parking is free for this event at Arrowhead Stadium.

Where do I park?
Parking will be available in Lot N and H, follow the directions of the Chiefs parking personnel on site. After 8:45 Gate 5 at Raytown Road will be closed to allow for race participant traffic.

Where is Packet Pick-up?
Packet pickup will be help at Arrowhead Stadium May 21nd from Noon-7PM in the North Club. (Please Park in Lot M)

How do I register?
Visit to register online.

Can I register in person day of the event or at packet pick up?
Yes, provided space is available.

Is there an age limit for younger runners?
We recommend that all participants running or walking be at least 13 years old. Anyone that is running or walking the course must be registered and wear a Chiefs 5k race bib.

Can I run with a jogging stroller?
Yes, we do request you begin at the back of the race starting line for safety. Children riding in strollers do not need to be registered.

Can I have spectators attend and watch me finish on the 50?
Yes! Spectators will be allowed into the Training Complex to be a part of the Finish on the 50.

Can non-participants stay for the post-race experience?

What can I expect at the post-race party?
We will have a DJ, Cheerleaders, KC Wolf, Chiefs inflatables for kids, and much more! 

Are dogs or other pets allowed at the Chiefs 5K?
Unfortunately, no. Pets and other animals are not allowed at the Chiefs 5K. Service Animals will be permitted access per ADA guidelines.

Are there refunds?
Registration fees are non-refundable.

Can I transfer my registration?
Yes, visit to transfer your registration to another runner.

Is the Chiefs 5K a timed event?
The Chiefs 5k in not a timed event. We do encourage self-timing for those wanting to keep track of finish time.

Can someone else pick up my packet?
Yes. They will need to bring a printout of your email confirmation and sign for your packet.

Is there a charity partner for the Chiefs 5K?
Yes, we have partnered with The Children’s Place and a portion of the proceeds will benefit the important work they are doing in the community. For more information about The Children’s Place visit:  

I have a question that is not answered here?
Contact Chiefs Customer Relations at 816.920.4237 or email

Where will First Aid stations be located?
First Aid Stations will be located throughout the course.

  • At the start line in The University of Kansas Hopsital tent
  • Along the course route In the first aid room located at section 114
  • At the finish inside of The University of Kansas Hosptial Training Complex in The University of Kansas Hopsital tent
  • Members of the Kansas City Fire Department will also be monitoring the course route

What types of bags are permitted?
The Clear Bag Policy affects the types and sizes of bags permitted into the complex will be in effect for 5K participants and guests. The following bags are permitted:

  • Bags that are clear, plastic, vinyl or PVC and do not exceed 12" x 6" x 12"
  • Small clutch bag or purse that does not exceed 4.5" x 6.5"
  • One-gallon clear plastic zip-seal bag (Ziploc or similar)