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Walk Kansas LogoWalk Kansas: March 15-May 9, 2020

2019 Challenges

  • Challenge 1:  8 Wonders of Kansas
  • Challenge 2:  Cross Country
  • Challenge 3:  Little Balkans (Winding Trail) to Nicodemus

Walk Kansas Challenges

Registration: CLOSED FOR 2019

1. Captains, gather your team of 4-6 individuals

2. Captains- Collect information for your team. You will need:

  • Names and emails of your team members. If any of your team members don't have email, you'll need their mailing address.
  • T-shirt sizes and color preferences for your team members, if applicable.
  • A credit card, PayPal account, or check for your entire team's registration.

3. Captains, go to walkkansasonline.org to select your challenge and register your team.

Don't have a team?  No problem.  You CAN register as an individual to be placed on a team later.  However, if you do have a team then PLEASE let your team captain register you first. 

Options for Registering!  When captains register your team they have three options for registering the team.  It is important to remember that the team captain will pay for the entire team's registration.  Individual members will then need to reimburse the captain for their costs. 

  • Option 1:  T-Shirt + Registration- $18.25 each.  This will give every member on the team a t-shirt without having to pay sales tax. 
  • Option 2:  Baseball Tee + Registration- $23.50 each.  This will give every member on the team a baseball tee without having to pay sales tax. 
  • Option 3:  Program Registration Only- $9 each.  No members will receive a t-shirt, but have the option to buy t-shirts with sales tax later.

The program fee will be waved for school aged youth (high school aged and younger). 


 Week 1: Move Your Way

Week 2: More Health Benefits from Exercise

Week 3: Your Feet Were Made for Walking 

Week 4: Hop for Bone Health

Week 5: Squats for Strength

Week 6: Move More, Sit Less

Week 7: Physical Activity for Weight Management

Week 8: The F.I.T.T Principle

Final Newsletter

Activity Guidelines by Age

Youth (Click Here)

Parents (Click Here) 

Adults (Click Here)

Older Adults (Click Here)

Complete Guidelines (Click Here)


Walk Kansas 5k for the Fight- Manhattan, KS: May 2, 2020

 Registration/More Information: Click Here


Coffey County Wellness Waddle 2k/5k- Burlington, KS: April, 27, 2019

Contact the Coffey County Health Department for more information.  620-364-8631

BRC Fun Ride- Burlington, KS: TBD 2019


2019 Walk Kansas Teams

8 Wonders of Kansas

Just a Strollen- FINSIHED

Lebo Walking Warriors- FINISHED

Lost in Pace- FINISHED!

Mom's Squad

Putting One Foot In Front of the Other #1

Putting One Foot In Front of the Other #2

Walking Warriors

Cross Country

Babes and Bob- FINISHED!


Golden Sweeties- FINISHED

Sunflower Sisters- FINISHED


Wheat State Walkers

Little Balkans to Nicodemus

Walk Your Kansass Off- FINISHED

Bodies Under Construction- FINISHED

Babes and Bob (Started at mile 864)






Registration Website

Captain's Guide- Online Registration Instructions

Coffey County Team Registration Form

Coffey County Individual Registration Form (Adult)

School Participants (Teachers and Students) Registration Form

Apparel Order Form 2019

Captains Log

Individual Daily Log

Participants Guide

Activity Guide

Fruits and Veggies

Walk Kansas for Kids

Walk Kansas.org Resources

 Walk Kansas BINGO (pdf)


How it Works

2019 Times/Locations

Coffey County Courthouse, Tuesdays, 11a-1p

Gridley Branch Library, Tuesdays, 12p-2p

New Strawn Branch Library, Saturdays, 10a-11:30a

Lebo Branch Library, Sundays, 6:30p-7:30p