October 27th

The Spooky Sprint has two locations & two dates.  This page has the East race details.  Click here to see our other location & date.

Join us on Sunday, October 27th for the annual Spooky Sprint Half Marathon, 5k and 10k.  Known formerly as the Halloween Hustle the Spooky Sprint is a Halloween themed run that is perfect for the whole family. The fun includes a costume contest, free kids dash, great post race food, and plenty of fun activities and vendors! You are not going to want to miss this one. All Spooky Sprint Half-Marathon, 5k & 10k race participants will receive:

  • Chip-timed run on a Garmin-certified course with live results
  • Custom event shirt (must register by deadline date)
  • HUGE 5″ finisher medals the half marathon and 3″ finisher medal for all 5k / 10k participants
  • Awards for top 3 male and female finishers in each age group (every 5 years)
  • Free race pictures
  • Custom race bib
  • Special youth pricing for 12 and under

The Spooky Sprint is part of the Bodies Holiday Race Series. Sign up for the whole series for big discounts and member’s only perks. To learn more about the series or sign up: click here. Can’t make a race, sign up for the virtual race option.

Race Location, Parking & Course Map:

Longview Lake Swim Beach (map)
11101 Raytown Rd, Kansas City, MO 64134

Parking is available in the Longview Beach Parking lot.

Half Marathon Course | 10K Course Map | 5K Course Map

Race Start Time:

The Spooky Sprint Half Marathon. 10k & 5k will start at 7:30 AM

Pacing Group:

Pacing Groups will be provided by SmartPacing and as follows:
1:40, 1:45, 1:50, 1:55, 2:00, 2:05, 2:10, 2:15, 2:20, 2:25, 2:30, 2:35, 2:40, 2:45, 2:50, 2:55, 3:00.  Meet Your Pacers!

*This is a great course for your first half marathon!  We are off road most of the course, which means there is no required minimum pace and an out and back course means lots of encouragement and support along the way! Our pacers are awesome to help you get through and stick to your goal, and of course we’ll all be waiting to cheer you on at the finish line!

Aid Stations:

Aid stations will be provided approximately every mile of the course and will be stocked with water, refueling snacks, and basic first aid supplies. Aid stations along the Half Marathon course will also provide Gatorade. Port-a-Potties will be located along the course approximately every 2 miles.

Race Packet Pickup:

Saturday, Oct 26th from 1 to 6 PM
The Running Well Store (map)

418 SW Hwy 291
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063

*Packet Pickup is also available on race day at the race location from 6:15 to 7:15 AM.

Race Pricing & Registration:

Spooky Sprint Half Marathon

  • $49 through Jul 18
  • $54 through Sep 18
  • $59 through Oct 25
  • $69 at Packet Pickup and on race day

Spooky Sprint 5k & 10k fees are the same

  • $29 through Jul 18
  • $32 through Sep 18
  • $35 through Oct 25
  • $40 at packet pickup and on race day
    *Virtual Race entries will have a $5 charge for shipping.​

Youth (12 & Under) – if they want t-shirt, finisher medal, bib otherwise they can run in the kids dash for free!

  • $16 through Oct 25
  • $22 at packet pickup and on race day

Volunteers – can’t run or have someone coming to cheer you on, we are always looking for help! It’s rewarding and we will reward you with a free entry for helping out! Contact us for details.

*You must register by Oct 19th to be guaranteed a shirt, we cannot guarantee a shirt or size for registrations placed after this date.

Registration Options:

  1. Register Online Now!
  2. Sign up at Bodies Health & Fitness studio in Lee’s Summit (map)*Paid registrations cannot be refunded or transferred, see our cancellation policy here. You are welcome to switch to a virtual race entry, up until race day, and still get your shirt, medal & bib but you must come pick them up at packet pickup or arrange a time to pick them up at our studio.

Race Day Schedule

We aim to provide a great race experience by keeping everything organized and on time. If any adjustments need to be made we will make announcements to keep you up-to-date. Thanks for your understanding and support.

  • 6:15-7:00 – Packet pickup & race day registration
  • 7:10 – DJ led, fun warm up
  • 7:15 – Costume contest
  • 7:20 – Kids dash
  • 7:30 – Half Marathon, 5k and 10k race start

Immediately following your finish you will have live results, post race snacks, and finisher medals waiting for you!

Age Group Awards

Prizes for the Spooky Sprint wil be awarded to the top three male and female finishers in the 5k and 10k races. The age categories are: 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+

Prizes for the Spooky Sprint Half Marathon will be 19 and Under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

*Awards not picked up on race day will be available at the Bodies Health & Fitness starting on Monday following the race. You can pickup during normal business hours: M-F 9-5pm, Sat 8-10am.  You have 2 weeks to pick up your awards.

Charity Partner

Our mission at Bodies Race Company is to make a positive impact in our community. We do this by providing a healthy activity for the whole family and benefiting local charities. We want everyone to have a great time and invest in their health but we are calling on our great community to help those in need by donating food and much needed items to support Lee’s Summit Social Services. Lee’s Summit Social Services purpose is to provide help for low income, elderly, and or disabled individuals or family who need emergency assistance.

We will be collecting canned food or you can check out the website for the most needed items. Please bring them to packet pickup, race day or even to our studio any time before the race.