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The Flying Monkey 5K finishers Award. It's a 3inch Acrylic with next ribbon.
The Flying Monkey 5K finishers Award. It’s a 3 inch Acrylic with next ribbon.


Flying Monkey 5K

Start Time: 7:30 am

The Flying Monkey 5K starts & finishes at the Oz Museum on March 24, 2018 Enjoy this Oz themed race while running in the historic town of Wamego, KS.

Course is rolling hills and asphalt roads

This is a rain/snow or shine event. No refunds will be given for any reason.

Age group trophies will be handed out after the races.

Register Online Here

Print Registration Form Here


Cost of the 5K is $30.00 until November 30th. Starting |December 1st cost increases to $35.00. Starting March 1st,2018 cost increases to $40.00 No race day registration.

5K Packet Pick-up
Packets can be picked up Monday, March 19 through Thursday, March 22 from 8:00 AM-9:00 PM at Body First located at 3615 Claflin Road Manhattan, KS 66503. On Friday, March 23, packets can be picked up at Body First until 3pm then at the Wicked Pasta Feed in Wamego. Packets will also be available for pick-up on race day near the starting line at 6:15 AM. Packets will include course map, shirt, purchased items such as the quarter-zip, bib number and gear bag.


Parking is available at the Wamego High School, Wamego Rec Complex, or the surrounding area.

Host Hotel

Holiday Inn Express 

115 Blue Earth Pl, Manhattan, KS 66502

Costume Contest
Get in the true Kansas spirit, and dress as your favorite Wizard of Oz character for the race.

Rules: Send a picture of you in your costume to rd@bodyfirst.com by March 1, 2018. A committee will select the top 5 pictures and will post those selected pictures to the Wicked Facebook Page. The top 3 people with the most likes will be the winners and will receive a trophy. The contest will end and winners will be announced March 19, 2018. Show off your costume on the day of the race for everyone to see your true Oz spirit. To the winners: costumes must be worn during the race in order to receive a trophy.

This race supports the following:

WICKED PASTA FEED Catered by The Friendship House.

This is becoming the event to attend. This year it will be held at Iron Clad. A beautiful space near the start/finish line of the race. There will be beer/wine to purchase with the provided Pasta dinner. The Wizard of Oz characters will be available for photo ops with backgrounds. Bring your family and enjoy small town Wamego!


427 Lincoln Ave, Wamego, KS March 23, 2018

MUST RSVP FOR THIS EVENT. One free meal per runner. Additional tickets can be purchased but must be noted on the entry form. You will receive an email the week of the race with instructions on how to rsvp.


5K Elevation Map
5K Elevation Map
Window Sticker for 5K
Window Sticker for 5K
The Shirt for the 2017 Flying Monkey 5k. Shirts are Gildan 50/50 gender specific and fitted. They run a size small
The Shirt for the 2017 Flying Monkey 5k. Shirts are Gildan 50/50 gender specific and fitted. They run a size small