Sunflower State Games

Sunflower State Games

Comments

Yesterday was a full and great day as Representative-elect for KS HD53. - Thank you to the leaders of Washburn University, City of Topeka Government, United Way of Greater Topeka, NOTO Arts & Entertainment District, Topeka Public Schools, Auburn-Washburn USD 437, Shawnee Heights, Silver Lake Schools, USD 372, Seaman Schools, Jayhawk Theatre, Visit Topeka, Greater Topeka Partnership, Shawnee County Conservation District, YWCA Northeast Kansas, Boys & Girls Clubs of Topeka, Midland Care Connection, Inc., Valeo Behavioral Health Care, Kansas AFL-CIO, Shawnee County Medical Society HealthAccess, Sunflower State Games, Kansas Department of Administration, Oral Health Kansas, and many other Shawnee County area organizations for sharing their successes in supporting both Shawnee County and Kansas citizens. It was also helpful to learn how we, as the Shawnee County delegation, may support them.

Kansas Legislature
Sunflower State Games is excited to kick off the holiday season with our annual Winter Wonderland 5K! On Saturday, November 19, 2022, bring your friends and family to Tinman Circle and enjoy the glistening lights of beautiful Winter Wonderland!
More pics from track and field.
Pics from Track and Field!
Congratulations to the Japan Karate-Do Genbu-Kai of Kansas team at the 2022 Sunflower State Games Tournament yesterday in Topeka, KS!

John Walker
1st 11-12 Beginner Traditional Kata
1st Junior Beginner Team Kata
2nd 11-12 Beginner Kumite

Jakeline Pocop-Hernandez
1st 9-10 Beginner Freestyle Kata
1st Junior Beginner Team Kata
2nd 9-10 Beginner Traditional Kata
4th 9-10 Beginner Kumite

Gavyn Young
1st 8-9 Intermediate Traditional Kata
1st 8-9 Intermediate Freestyle Kata
1st 8-9 Intermediate Traditional Kobudo Kata
1st Junior Beginner Team Kata
3rd 8-9 Intermediate Traditional Kobudo Kata

Pyper Lough
1st 14-17 Junior Black Belt Traditional Kata
1st Adult Advanced Team Kata
2nd 14-17 Junior Black Belt Freestyle Kata
2nd 14-17 Junior Black Belt Traditional Kobudo Kata
4th 14-17 Junior Black Belt Girls Kumite

April Stapleton
2nd Adult Advanced Team Kata

Jessica Young
1st Over 35 Intermediate Traditional Kata
1st Over 35 Intermediate Freestyle Kata
1st Over 35 Intermediate Traditional Kobudo Kata
1st Over 35 Intermediate Freestyle Kobudo Kata
2nd Adult Advanced Team Kata

Rosemary Stapleton
1st 18-34 Black Belt Traditional Kata
1st 18-34 Black Belt Freestyle Kata
1st 18-34 Black Belt Traditional Kobudo Kata
1st Adult Advanced Team Kata
3rd 18-34 Black Belt Freestyle Kobudo Kata

Cindy Otter
2nd Over 50 Black Belt Women Kumite
4th Over 50 Black Belt Traditional Kobudo Kata

Seth Hoffman
1st 18-34 Black Belt Freestyle Kobudo Kata
1st Adult Advanced Team Kata
1st 18-34 Black Belt Men Kumite
2nd 18-34 Black Belt Traditional Kata
2nd 18-34 Black Belt Freestyle Kata
2nd 18-34 Black Belt Traditional Kobudo Kata

Nancey Konek
1st Over 50 Black Belt Women Kumite
2nd Adult Advanced Team Kata
3rd Over 50 Black Belt Freestyle Kata
3rd Over 50 Black Belt Traditional Kobudo Kata
3rd Over 50 Black Belt Freestyle Kobudo Kata

James Otter
1st Over 50 Black Belt Freestyle Kata
2nd Over 50 Black Belt Traditional Kobudo Kata
2nd Over 50 Black Belt Freestyle Kobudo Kata
2nd Over 50 Black Belt Men Kumite
3rd Over 50 Black Belt Traditional Kata
What a BEAUTIFUL morning to run a 10K with a few of my running friends!

Thanks Sunflower State Games and especially the volunteers for a great race!!!🏃🏻‍♂️🏃🏽🏃🏼‍♀️🏃🏻‍♂️
Good luck to the Japan Karate-Do Genbu-Kai of Kansas team competing at the 2022 Sunflower State Games !
Let the games begin!!! The cauldron is lit and the Sunflower State Games are officially underway!
Topeka Stars
When we say KICK HAAS, we mean it 😉. Shout-out to our awesome employees who placed first overall! We had so much fun competing in basketball, bowling, co****le, dodgeball, soccer, and volleyball. We are proud to be a sponsor of the Sunflower State Games 2022 Topeka Corporate Games! Until next year…🥇
Our employees brought home the gold at the Corporate Games over the weekend!🥇Thank you Sunflower State Games for a fun, but competitive weekend.
And they’re off! Winter Wonderland has officially kicked off with the Sunflower State Games Winter Wonderland 5K!
The count down is on for the Winter Wonderland 5K! Your only chance to walk or run through Winter Wonderland this year!

Join us on Saturday, Nov. 20 for the Sunflower State Games Winter Wonderland 5k - for more information or to register for the event please visit: https://www.sunflowergames.com/index.php/special-events/winter-wonderland-5k-to-benefit-tarc
Looking for a volunteer opportunity? We'd love your help at our annual Winter Wonderland 5K presented by our friends at the Sunflower State Games!
Don’t miss your only chance to walk or run though Winter Wonderland this year!

Our friends at Sunflower State Games present the Winter Wonderland 5K on Saturday, Nov. 20!

Register today for the brightest 5K in Topeka!

https://www.sunflowergames.com/index.php/special-events/winter-wonderland-5k-to-benefit-tarc

Topeka Corporate Games- April 22-24, 2022
Sunflower State Games- July 8-24, 2022
Kansas Senior Games- September 9-18, 2022
Winter Wonderland- November 19, 2022

The Sunflower State Games is an Olympic style sports festival held Annually in Topeka, KS. The Sunflower State Games is dedicated to provide an opportunity for all Kansans to lead an active and healthy lifestyle through participation in sports.

Winter Wonderland❄️ 11/23/2022

Winter Wonderland❄️

Thank you to everyone who came out to participate and volunteer for our 2022 Winter Wonderland 5K Run/Walk that benefits TARC. This year is the 25th Anniversary of the lights and Sunflower State Games was honored to be a part of the ramp up for the opening night TONIGHT!!! (come out all season long from 6-10pm to bring your friends and fam to, $10 suggested donation for each car)

A special shout out the Deo Gloria choir from Cornerstone Family School for sharing their wonderful gift of song with our participants, it was beautiful! Huge thank you goes out to Boy Scouts Troop .

The link below you will find the results and pictures from the 2022 Winter Wonderland 5K. Mark your calendar for November 18, 2023 and start gathering up friends and family to join you in the holiday fun!!!

https://www.sunflowergames.com/index.php/special-events/winter-wonderland-5k-to-benefit-tarc

Winter Wonderland❄️ D48Photography,Winter Wonderland❄️,

11/19/2022

Only a few more hours until the race begins! There is still time to participate! Day-of registration ends at 5, so make sure you don’t miss your chance to compete in the most festive 5K in Topeka!

Click here for more info: event.racereach.com/ssg_ww5k

11/19/2022

Race day is finally here! Join us tonight for the most festive 5K in Topeka! Bring your friends and family down to Tinman Circle and enjoy the glistening lights of beautiful Winter Wonderland as you bring in the 2022 Holiday Season with a brisk 5K Run or Walk. There will be a costume contest, so wear your best Holiday costume to liven up the party while you run. Prizes will be awarded to the best dressed runners and the best dressed pooches!

Checkin in is from 4-5pm, and the race will begin at 5:30. Day of registration is available, so if you missed registration, you can still participate!
For more info, visit:

11/17/2022

Tomorrow is the last day to register for the 2022 Winter Wonderland 5K. Register today so you don’t miss your chance to participate in the most festive 5K in Topeka!

Click here to register: event.racereach.com/ssg_ww5k

11/16/2022

The 2022 Winter Wonderland 5K is right around the corner! The deadline to register is this Thursday. Don’t miss your chance to be part of the fun!

For more information, and to register, visit: https://sunflowergames.com/index.php/special-events/winter-wonderland-5k-to-benefit-tarc

2022 Winter Wonderland 5K | Topeka, KS | 11/19/2022 11/15/2022

2022 Winter Wonderland 5K | Topeka, KS | 11/19/2022

🏃🏽‍♀️🏃🏻‍♂️👟 It is not too late to register the whole family for annual Winter Wonderland 5K Run/Walk to kick off the holiday!!! 🎄

https://event.racereach.com/ssg_ww5k

For groups of 5 or more, call 785-235-2295 for a discount code.

Prizes for best dressed human and pooch! Enjoy some hot chocolate and chili after the race, sponsored by Wendy's!

2022 Winter Wonderland 5K | Topeka, KS | 11/19/2022

11/10/2022

Only 9 more days until the most festive 5K race in Kansas! Kick off this holiday season with your friends and family at this year’s annual Winter Wonderland 5K. Make sure you wear your best holiday gear! Prizes will be awarded to the best dressed runners and pooches!

The race is on November 19th, and will begin at Reynolds’s Lodge at Lake Shawnee.

For more details, and to register, visit: https://sunflowergames.com/index.php/special-events/winter-wonderland-5k-to-benefit-tarc

11/07/2022

The Winter Wonderland 5K event would not be possible without all the work and effort of our amazing volunteers. If you are interested in volunteering, we have multiple different positions available: Check-In/Awards, Parking and Cleaning, Kitchen, and Course Volunteers.

Chili and Hot Chocolate will be provided!

If you are interested in joining our team, register today at:
https://event.racereach.com/ssg_ww5k

10/24/2022

Join us this November 19th for the Sunflower State Games’ annual Winter Wonderland 5k! Enjoy the glistening lights of beautiful Winter Wonderland as you bring in the 2022 Holiday Season with a brisk 5K Run or Walk. The race will begin and end at Reynolds Lodge on Tinman Circle. This is a family event, therefore strollers and pets are welcome! Make sure you wear your best holiday costume! Prizes will be awarded to the best dressed runners and the best dressed pooches! Chili and Hot Chocolate will also be provided!

For more information, and to register, please visit the Winter Wonderland 5k event page on our website: https://sunflowergames.com/index.php/special-events/winter-wonderland-5k-to-benefit-tarc

10/06/2022

Sunflower State Games is excited to kick off the holiday season with our annual Winter Wonderland 5K! On Saturday, November 19, 2022, bring your friends and family down to  Tinman Circle and enjoy the glistening lights of beautiful Winter Wonderland as you bring in the 2022 Holiday Season with a brisk 5K Run or Walk.

There will be a costume contest, so wear your best Holiday costume to liven up the party while you run. Prizes will be awarded to the best dressed runners and the best dressed pooches!

09/23/2022
KSG Information 09/23/2022

KSG Information

Congratulations to all of the 2022 Kansas Senior Games athletes that came out to compete!!!

Results and photos from the Games are posted!

https://www.sunflowergames.com/index.php/kansasseniorgames/ksginfo

KSG Information The Sunflower State Games is the largest amateur multi sport festival in Kansas conducted annually three weekends in July.

Volunteer 09/06/2022

Volunteer

We need Volunteers for the Kansas Senior Games this weekend!!! Volunteers are how we run the games smoothly.

Road Race is this Sat. 8:00 a.m. at Forbes Field
Track and Field is Sun. 9:00 a.m. at Hummer Sports Park
Click here to register today!!!
https://www.sunflowergames.com/index.php/gamesinfo/volunteer

Volunteer The Sunflower State Games is the largest amateur multi sport festival in Kansas conducted annually three weekends in July.

09/01/2022

Tennis's location and registration have changed!

The location is now at Genesis Health Club. 2909 SW 37th St. Topeka, KS 66614
Register here today https://www.sunflowergames.com/index.php/kansasseniorgames/tennis

09/01/2022

Kansas Senior Games first weekends sports registration deadline is TOMORROW!!! Register here https://www.sunflowergames.com/

First weekend sports include the following: Granny Basketball, Pickleball, Road Race, Basketball-3v3, Race Walk, and Track and Field

08/26/2022

The 2022 Kansas Senior Games registration deadline has been extended!

First weekend sports ( Sept. 9th-11th ) deadline is extended to Sept. 2nd

Second weekend sports ( Sept. 16th-18th ) deadline is extended to Sept. 9th

Register today @ https://sunflowergames.com

07/20/2022

This year’s Kansas Senior Games are a qualifying year to go to the 2023 National Senior Games of America in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania! 🏆

If you are 50 or older, or know someone who is, and would like to compete with us this year just head on over to our website in our bio and see what sports fit you best! Whether it be bowling, table tennis, or swimming, we have something for everyone 🏓🎳🏊‍♂️

Good luck to all our athletes signing up, and we hope to see you all out there supporting our Kansas seniors in September!

07/16/2022

You can still compete today in our Co****le tournament! Bring a partner to the Ramada Inn Downtown, Grand Ballroom at 10 am to register!

Sunflower State Games 07/15/2022

Sunflower State Games

PHOTOGRAPHY POST!!

Sunflower State Games wants to give the biggest shoutout to our photographer this year, Dezmon Walker with D48 Photography. He has been running around just as much as the rest of our office, in the heat and early morning hours, to capture the best memories for you all to enjoy and purchase! Our office is so happy to have him on our team and could not thank him enough for all the hard work he is putting in.

Here is the D48 Photography link, containing pictures from Cauldron Fest and all of the events following so far: https://d48photography.pic-time.com/ij5aWd2hYVMNl

Here is the link from the SayCheez photobooth at Cauldron Fest and Stormont Vail Events Center: https://saycheezphotobooth.smugmug.com/SSG2022/

If you see your friends/family in these photos, tag them in this post to share with them! So many action shots, smiling faces, and medal winners.

Thank you all for coming out and showing up, this year's Games have been so rewarding; I hope you all feel the same!!

Sunflower State Games D48Photography,Sunflower State Games,

07/14/2022

National Anthem at Heartland Park BMX!

07/11/2022

What a whirlwind! It has been such a successful, rewarding weekend with 22 different sporting events happening all around the Topeka area. We almost can't believe it! We cannot thank the athletes, volunteers, vendors, and venues enough for all their help and support throughout these Games.

The next post will be the links for the pictures taken by our amazing photographer this year, Dezmon Walker with D48 Photography.

07/10/2022

Starting line of 5K/10K Road Race

Can’t believe this is the last day of the first weekend of the 2022 Games! We got started early today with our 5K/10K Road Race, kicked off by our commissioner Brad Rhoden. Still plenty of sports to come!!

Photos from Sunflower State Games's post 07/08/2022

Day one of the 2022 Sunflower State games is going great, and the Cauldron Fest has just begun!! Join us at the Hummer Sports Park this evening for some fun activities and food! The parade of athletes starts at 7, followed by presentation of colors and lighting of the cauldron. Come on down to the official kickoff celebration of the 2022 Sunflower State Games!

07/03/2022

The wait is almost over. The Sunflower State Games are only 5 days away! There is still some time to register for many of our events, so check out our website so you don’t miss out on the fun!

www.sunflowergames.com

06/30/2022

The 2022 Sunflower State Games are Approaching quickly! These events would not be possible without the many volunteers who give their time to help run the events. If you are interested in joining our team during this year’s Sunflower State Games, visit our website for more information!

https://sunflowergames.com/index.php/gamesinfo/volunteer

06/29/2022

Registration is closing quickly for many of our events! July 1st is the registration deadline for the following events: Badminton, Boccia, Axe Throwing, Target Archery, Orienteering, Boxing, Golf, Martial Arts, Judo, Sporting Clay, Trap & S***t, Softball, Table Tennis, Volleyball, Baseball, and Basketball.

Make sure you register today so you don't miss out on the competition!
Sunflowergames.com

Photos from Sunflower State Games's post 06/22/2022

Register today for Tennis, Weightlifting, and Boxing! With more than 40 tournaments being held this year, there is sure to be an event you want to compete in. Check out our website to see all of the events we are hosting in this year's Sunflower State Games!

sunflowergames.com

06/16/2022

Can you believe that the 2022 Sunflower State Games are only 20 days away? I hope you are as excited as we are! Which events are you excited to participate in this year?

06/15/2022

Let’s kick the first weekend of the 2022 Sunflower State Games off the right way! ☀️

Bring your friends and family out for some good food and a celebration of this years athletes 🎉

Keep an eye out for more information about the Parade of Athletes and highlights of food trucks and entertainment you can expect to see!

06/10/2022

Sunflower State Games offers so much more than just Basketball, Volleyball, Baseball and Soccer. With over 40 events held each year, we have events for anyone to participate in, no matter how athletic or what age you are. Check out our website to learn more about some of our more unique events, like co****le, Mini Golf, and Table Tennis!

www.sunflowergames.com

06/09/2022

Have you considered volunteering for the Sunflower State Games? These events would not be possible without the help of people who volunteer their time to help run the events during the Sunflower State Games. If you are considering joining our team during the 2022 games, please visit our website for more information!

https://sunflowergames.com/index.php/gamesinfo/volunteer

05/27/2022

Can you believe that the Sunflower State Games are only 40 days away? We hope you are as excited as we are! Registration for all events is still open. Let us know what events you are going to complete in this year!

Resister now at: sunflowergames.com

05/27/2022

Can you believe that the Sunflower State Games are only 40 days away? We hope you are as excited as we are! Registration for all events is still open. Let us know what events you are going to complete in this year!

Resister now at: sunflowergames.com

You can send a message directly to Sunflower State Games. 04/28/2022

You can send a message directly to Sunflower State Games.

You can send a message directly to Sunflower State Games.

04/25/2022

And for our last post for Topeka Corporate Games, a huuuuge congratulations to HME, Inc for taking home the Overall Corporate Champions title!! 🥇 They fought long and hard, through back to back games all weekend to earn this title and it is well deserved! 🏆

We could not have done this without our sponsors Blue Cross Blue Shield Kansas, Gage Bowl, SportZone, Mars Wrigley, Midwest Health, HME Inc, Stormont Vail Health, Greater Topeka Partnership, Security Benefit, US Foods, and Clad Astra 💙❤️🤍

Thank you all for tuning in this weekend and expect to see more behind the scenes content while we prepare for the Sunflower State Games in July! 🌻

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas Gage Bowls SportZone Mars Wrigley Midwest Health, Inc. HME, Inc. Stormont Vail Health Greater Topeka Partnership Security Benefit US Foods Clad Astra

Photos from Sunflower State Games's post 04/25/2022

Whew! What a long, but exciting, weekend for the Topeka Corporate Games. We have more individual team winners to recognize! These sports finished up today and earned some nice hardware 🥇🥈🥉

Volleyball:
1st - Blue Cross Blue Shield Kansas
2nd - BNSF
3rd - FHL Bank

Soccer:
1st - HME, Inc
2nd - Mars
3rd - Blue Cross Blue Shield Kansas

Dodgeball:
1st - Blue Cross Blue Shield Kansas
2nd - Mars
3rd - Midwest Health

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas Midwest Health, Inc. HME, Inc. FHLBank Topeka BNSF Railway

Photos from Sunflower State Games's post 04/24/2022

Congratulations to our basketball and corn hole champions! Mars took the gold in basketball with BNSF Railway taking 2nd, and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas taking 3rd place. In the corn hole tournament, HME, Inc. took the gold, US Foods took 2nd, And Mars took 3rd place!

Congratulations to everyone who participated yesterday! Final standings will be posted later tonight.

04/23/2022

Championship game for Co****le!

Join us for “The Main Event” in 2020

The 2020 Sunflower State Games will take place July 10-19 in Topeka. The 31st Annual multi-sport festival will feature over 40 different events for all ages and skill levels. Complete event details can be found at sunflowergames.com. Registration is set to open on March 1.

Videos (show all)

National Anthem at Heartland Park BMX!
Starting line of 5K/10K Road Race
Championship game for Cornhole!
It’s race time!
We are here live at Crestview Community Center for girls basketball!
Pickleball 2021!
Pregame for the men's championship basketball game!

Category

Telephone

Address


501 SE Jefferson Street, Ste 22
Topeka, KS
66607

Opening Hours

Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm

Other Event Planners in Topeka (show all)
Ultimate Bounce Ultimate Bounce
6835 SW Aylesbury Road
Topeka, 66610

Call today to make your next event an ULTIMATE event!!!!!

Kansas Expocentre-Landon Arena Kansas Expocentre-Landon Arena
1 Expocentre Drive
Topeka, 66612

DDIY Party Planning DDIY Party Planning
Topeka, 66603

Just because you can do it yourself, doesn't mean you have too! Party planning to fit any idea & bu

Topeka Coffee Crawl Topeka Coffee Crawl
Topeka

Topeka Coffee Crawl Is An Event Happening Once Every 6 Months In Topeka,KS. We In One Day Hop From C

Extravagant Party Luxe Extravagant Party Luxe
Topeka, 66609

We do Everything Luxurious! Extravagant Party Luxe is a traveling, Party Entertainment Service locat

Vinewood, Topeka, Kansas Vinewood, Topeka, Kansas
2848 SE 29th Street
Topeka, 66605

Zercher Photo Zercher Photo
2105 SW Gage Boulevard
Topeka, 66614

Zercher Photo has existed since 1900. As times changed, Zercher had to constantly change to meet new demands. Today Zercher Photo meets the new demands of digital processing wi...

Once Upon A Time Wedding Design Once Upon A Time Wedding Design
Topeka

Complete Wedding Design

Becks Photography Becks Photography
Topeka

I love taking photos and have been fortunate enough to turn one of my hobby's into a side business.

Erin Tomlinson Photography Erin Tomlinson Photography
Topeka, 66605

Erin Tomlinson Photography is located in Topeka, Kansas.

Pam Schmid Photo Solutions Pam Schmid Photo Solutions
6036 SW 36th Court
Topeka, 66614

What are you looking forward to celebrating? Will you take any pictures? Then what?