Hospital Hill Run

2345 Grand Blvd.
Kansas City, MO 64108

Running > 10k, 5k, Half Marathon

Event Description

Experience the "Thrill of the Hill".

What started as a single 6.8-mile race with 99 runners in 1974 has evolved into a world-class event, hosting thousands of runners from nearly all 50 states of the USA. 2021 celebrates 48 years of success for Kansas City’s oldest race in the Hospital Hill Run.

Experience the “Thrill of the Hill” at the 48th Annual Hospital Hill Run! Run the half marathon, 10k, 5k or Run Across Missouri Race Series and celebrate your achievement at our post race party.

Run For Children's Mercy in 2021!

Giving back to the Kansas City medical community is the root of who we are at Hospital Hill Run. By taking part in the Hospital Hill Run, a portion of your entry along with 100% of your fundraising efforts go to the  I Love Children’s Mercy Fund. Make your miles count in 2021 by becoming an individual or team fundraiser. 

Team Scoring

Join a 4 person competitive team for the 2021 Half Marathon and win team awards and bragging rights!  

Training Team Meetups

Join one of our official Hospital Hill Run training teams to best prepare yourself for the upcoming event. Training team meetup dates and location are listed on

Event Location & Accomodations

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