Registration is open for the Wild Miles Kid Run in Blue Springs next month. The run, which covers approximately one and a half to two miles, features various obstacles.

Kids can climb over cargo nets, balance on slack lines and swing through monkey-bar rings as part of the course.

The event is on the morning of Aug. 20 at Gregory O. Grounds Park, 1901 N.E, Jefferson.

The run starts at:

• 9 a.m. for 5- to 7-year-olds.

• 10 a.m. for 8- to 10-year-olds.

• 11 a.m. for 11- to 13-year olds.

If registered by July 13, registration is $20 per child, and the fee is $30 for children registered after today. Adults can run for free with a participating child. Register at the city’s website or at The Fieldhouse, 524 N.E. Mock Ave. Or call 816-0228-00137.

– Examiner staff