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Walk Kansas 4 Families

Walk Kansas March 17-May 11, 2019 

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Celebrate Family with Walk Kansas

It is time to kick off Walk Kansas 2019! We are looking forward to another fun Walk Kansas season and encourage you to tell others about Walk Kansas. Here are the highlights:

Take the first step – Registration

Registration is Now Open! 

Walk Kansas-Celebrating Families is designed for parents and their school-age children. Watch your family progress via the online Walk Kansas dashboard. Weekly e-newsletters. Optional fun weekly community activities for preschool/elementary age families. Registration $8 per parent, youth are free with discount code. (Code: 1 youth—2019Youth, 2—2019Youth2, 3—2019Youth3, etc.) Walk Kansas t-shirts available for optional purchase.                     

To register online: Click Here! 

If you already have a team, wait for your team captain to start the online registration process. You will receive a message by email inviting you to join Walk Kansas and complete online registration. The team will be identified by your captain’s name at first. After the team is signed up the captain can add the name your team chooses.

Don’t have a team yet? You can register online as an individual. Go to www.walkkansas.org and click on “My Walk Kansas”; then click the yellow Register box. Complete the required personal information.

To register with paper forms:

Complete the registration form provided by your captain or download the Captain's Packet. Registration fees and apparel items may be ordered online or paid by check payable to Atchison County Extension. Please note online prices may be slightly higher due to the cost associated with the convenience of electronic payments.   

Three Challenges

Each family team (at least 4 members) will choose a challenge to work toward:

Challenge 1:  Discover the 8 Wonders of Kansas! This journey requires each person to get 2 ½ hrs of moderate activity per week.

Challenge 2:  Go Cross Country from Troy (NE) to Elkhart (SW), which requires 4 hrs of activity per person/week.

Challenge 3:  Little Balkans to Nicodemus – a trail that takes you through SE Kansas and then up to Nicodemus with interesting stops along the way. This requires 6 hrs of activity per person/week.

2019 Shirt Colors Options

2019 T-Shirt, Adult

Navy (Heather)

Orange (Heather)

Complete the order form shown below OR Items can also be ordered on the state online store at www.walkkansas.org. You will need to click on to the My Walk Kansas tab. Use your user name and password to open your personal dashboard to view store items. 

All Walk Kansas items for purchase may be viewed in the link below.

2019 Walk Kansas Items andOrder Form

Captain's Information

Full Captain's Packet

Team Registration Form

Captain's Guide

Captain's Team Log For Reporting(optional)

Participant Information

Individual Forms

Individual Registration Form

Activity Guide Program Overview

Shirt Order Information

Participant Guide

Daily Log