The safety of our participants is of the utmost importance so please know that we are monitoring the weather forecast for tomorrow. We plan to host the event RAIN OR SHINE, but if prolonged torrential rain is expected or lightning is in the area, we made need to delay the start of the race or cancel if it is deemed too unsafe for our participants.
Stay tuned to this page for more information if needed.
*Please note that advance registration for the timed 5k will close at 11:59 PM on 3-27-19.
After that point, timed 5k registrations will only be available at packet pick-up or on race day beginning at 8:00 AM.
Advance registration for the Run for Fun and 1 Mile Walk will close at 11:59 PM on 3-28-19. After that point, Run for Fun and 1 Mile Walk registrations will only be availalbe at packet pick-up or on race day beginning at 8:00 AM.
Packet Pick-Up will be held on Friday, March 29th from 12:00 - 6:00 PM at:
Academy Sports + Outdoors
610 West El Camino Alto Street Drive, Springfield, MO 65810
The Seize the Day 5k Run/Walk is a family friendly event which raises money to benefit The Epilepsy Foundation of Missouri and Kansas. We need your help to continue the fight to stop seizures. One in 26 people are diagnosed with epilepsy. It is estimated to affect more than 250,000 children and adults in Missouri & Kansas. Please help us win the fight for people in our community that are challenged with seizures.
Registration for the Fundraising incentives will be offered to the top three teams!
Both the 5K and 1-Mile Walk will begin at 9:00 AM. On-site packet pick-up will begin at 8:00 AM on Race Day.