Annual Manickam Mosey race part of Homecoming 2019

2017 Manickam Mosey

Hesston College invites runners and walkers of all ages and skill levels to The Manickam Mosey Two-Mile Run/Walk, a 28-year Hesston College tradition, on Saturday, Sept. 29, at 9 a.m. The route traverses the Hesston College campus and neighboring Dyck Arboretum of the Plains.

See online registration and more information. Participants who register by Sept. 18 will pay an early entry fee of $20 for adults and $15 for ages 18 and under. Registration starting Sept. 19 increases to $25 for all ages.

Medals will be given to overall and age group winners, along with a chance to win door prizes.

Race spectators and participants can also enjoy free coffee and refreshments by the Hesston Bakery and Café coffee truck from 9 to 10:30 on the Hesston College Larks Nest patio, while also enjoying live music by Hesston College students.

The Manickam Mosey, which is part of Hesston College’s homecoming weekend and the City of Hesston’s community-wide Home Sweet Hesston celebration, is named in honor of Hesston College President Dr. Joseph A. Manickam.