2020 Race information



Brookings Quad

Washington University in St. Louis

1 Brookings Drive

St. Louis, MO 63130


All races will occur on the Washington University Danforth Campus on Sunday March 22, 2020. Awards will be given for top finishers in each age group and for the overall winners. Age groups are 18 and under, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 plus.





Sunday, March 22, 2020


10:00 AM - Packet Pickup / Registration

11:00 AM - 1 Mile Start

11:30 AM - 5k Start

12:00 PM - 100m Fun Run


Course Maps




Runners will start on the Green Dot and head west. After completing 2 loops of the red course, runners will then run a shorter version as indicated in blue. Runners will then head towards the finish line on the purple path. 


1 Mile




Prices are as follows!


Adult: $25


Student/Child: $15


100m Fun Run is Free, notify registration table if you would like to race!


"Bigs," "Littles" and Parents of "Littles": Free for any event 


* T-shirts are included in the entry fee, but are not guaranteed for race-day registrations. Correct t-shirt size not guaranteed.


*Group rates are available. Please contact us at takestepsforkids@gmail.com for more information.



The Washington University campus is currently undergoing major construction, and some parking lots are closed. It is best to park in the Simon parking lot or Millbrook and DUC Garages. Parking is free, however, you will have to pull a ticket to enter the garages. Check below for a map of parking.


DUC Parking Garage/Simon Lot Address: 6475 Forsyth Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63105




Recommended parking lots/garages are boxed in red. The location of checkin is indicated by the star. Signs will be posted on campus.



Bag Check:

A bag check will be provided for all race participants.


Refund Policy

In the event of event cancellation due to weather or other factors, we will not provide refunds.



Contact the race directors Andrew, Ainsley, and Ali: