4-Mile Event

The CCVI Trolley Run is the largest annual fundraiser for the Children's Center for the Visually Impaired. It is one of Kansas City's oldest and largest road races, is a USATF certified 4-mile race!

4-Mile | Start Line: 7:20 -10:30 a.m. (start times assigned based on pace)
PARKING: Country Club Plaza with Shuttle Transportation to 75th & Wornall
SHUTTLE PICKUP: 400 Nichols Road 
Start: 75th & Wornall (no race day parking)
Finish: Ward Parkway & Central Street on the Country Club Plaza

Participants park at the Country Club Plaza where the race ends and take a shuttle to the start line at 75th & Wornall where the race begins. Start times will be assigned based on self-selected pace during registration to ensure social distancing and will be communicated to participants the week of the event. 

In-Person Participant Benefits:

  • Short-sleeved Trolley Run 2021 shirt
  • Commemorative Finisher's Medal
  • Trolley Run Race Bib
  • Digital Finisher's Certificate
  • Free finish line photos
  • Age Group Awards 


The 2021 event will feature assigned corral start times based on pace, to ensure social distancing at the start line and along the course. Participants will receive their wave start time approximately three weeks prior to the event. Elite athletes and sub-7:00 minute mile runners can expect to start around 7:20 a.m. and walkers closer to 10:00 a.m. There will not be an After Bash at the Finish Line this year. 


START: 75th & Wornall
North on Wornall
East on Gregory
North on Main
West on 69th
North on Brookside Rd
West on Meyer Blvd
North on Brookside Blvd
West on Ward Parkway
FINISH: Ward Parkway & Central

As a hybrid event, you can register for both the 4 and 8-mile distances - select one to do virtually, and one to do in-person on April 25. You’ll receive a 15% discount, all the swag, and bragging rights when you choose to do two Trolley Runs and support CCVI! 

Virtual Participation

When you register as a virtual participant, you complete your Trolley Run wherever and whenever works for you! You can choose to get your swag at Packet Pick Up the week of April 18 or have your packet mailed to you for an additional fee. Register and select the mailing option by April 11 for the best chance to have your packet arrive by April 25. Your virtual registration does not include entry into the in-person event on April 25.

Virtual Participant Benefits:

  • Short-sleeved Trolley Run 2021 shirt
  • Commemorative Finisher's Medal
  • Trolley Run bib number
  • Digital Finisher's Certificate

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