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February – March Schedule, run at 7:00 AM UPDATED

Sat Feb 2 Winter Series, Burger King, 291 & Woods Chapel, Lakewood
Sat Feb 9 Blue Springs Lake, meet at east end of Blue Springs Lake Dam, run east then Turkey Hollow Dr.
Sat Feb 16 Burger King, 291 & Woods Chapel, Lakewood
Sat Feb 23 Little Blue Trace from trail head near Saint’s
Sat Feb 23 Annual Banquet, TBD ???????????????????

Sat Mar 2 ???? Deb Wood’s breakfast run, 8:00 run, 9:30 eat, bring something. Pot Luck ????
Sat Mar 2 Blue Springs Lake, meet at east end of Blue Springs Lake Dam, run east then Turkey Hollow Dr.
Sat Mar 9 Little Blue Trace from trail head near Saint’s
Sat Mar 16 Longview Lake Trail from the NORTH END of the park. Next to Marina.
Sat Mar 16 Annual Banquet, location TBD ???????????????????
Sat Mar 23 Legacy Park, from Richardson Elementary School 800 NE Blackwell Rd, Lee’s Summit
Sat Mar 30 Little Blue Trace from Highway 78 shelter (run North)

Saturday January 19th Run

The run is scheduled for James Reed Nature Preserve Park . Be aware that weather conditions may not suitable to travel or to run safely, so use good sense about running Saturday.

Weather Forecast (National Weather Service, 3:25 PM January 17, 2019)

Friday Night: Rain and snow before 11pm, then rain and snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 11pm and midnight, then snow after midnight. Patchy fog before 7pm. Low around 22. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 13 to 23 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

Saturday: A chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 18 by 5pm. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

January – February schedule, run at 7 AM

Tue Jan 1 Fat Ass 50K, Bob and Sara Risser, Wallace State Park, 8 am. (call first)
Sat Jan 5 Lake Vista trail from trailhead (east end of Lake Jacomo dam)
Sat Jan 12 Winter Series, Adams Dairy Parkway from Home Depot
Sat Jan 19 James Reed Nature Preserve Park 5 Mile Loop (or more with cul de sacs)
Sat Jan 26 Adams Dairy Parkway from Home Depot

Sat Feb 2 Winter Series, Burger King, 291 & Woods Chapel, Lakewood
Sat Feb 9 Blue Springs Lake, meet at east end of Blue Springs Lake Dam, run east then Turkey Hollow Dr.
Sat Feb 16 Burger King, 291 & Woods Chapel, Lakewood
Sat Feb 23 Little Blue Trace from TBD trailhead near Saint’s
Sat Feb 23 Annual Banquet,