1200 runners expected for Battle of the Bean 5K

The 3rd annual Battle of the Bean 5K will be held Saturday morning, January 18, at 9am at Foo’s Fabulous Frozen Custard in Leawood, KS. The race begins and ends at Foo’s Fabulous Frozen Custard at 95th and Mission Road, and loops through the neighborhood to the north of Ranch Mart Shopping Center. Foo’s will be providing Roasterie coffee and hot chocolate to all participants, and Christopher Elbow chocolates. All participants will also receive a long sleeve t-shirt and a custom Battle of the Bean 5K travel mug! Packet pick up will be at Foo’s Fabulous Frozen Custard on Friday January 17 from 2-6pm, or participants can pick up their pack on the day of the event from 7:45-8:45am at the race site. The event benefits Happy Bottoms, Kansas City’s Diaper Bank. Happy Bottoms acquires diapers through financial and in-kind donations and provides them to area low income families with the help of more than a dozen partner agencies. For more information or to register for this event, go to: www.battleofthebean5k.com. ABOUT KC RUNNING COMPANY KC Running Company is an event management and timing company based in Kansas City. Formed in 2008, the KCRC team manages over 150 events annually in and around the KC area. KC Running Company is the first and last place for all things running/walking in Kansas City. For more information, go to: www.kcrunningcompany.com.

Contact: Brad Ziegler KC Running Company 411 E. 135th Street Kansas City, MO 64145 Phone: (816) 529-5860 Email: brad@kcrunningcompany.com

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