Community members, alumni, friends and family are invited to the first-ever Saints Stampede 5K Cross Country Run/Walk, Pancake Breakfast and Family Fun Day on Saturday, August 11. This event is the official kickoff of a year-long series of “Celebrating 25 Years of Saints” events. The Saints Stampede begins at Saint Thomas Aquinas High School, 114th and Pflumm Rd. in Overland Park with prayer at 7:30 a.m., followed by a certified race that starts at 8 a.m. The day also includes a Middle School (5th – 8th grades) 5K Round-Up beginning at 8:10 a.m. and a Stroller Strut (for stroller pushers) at 8:30 am. A free Fun Run for kids 10 and under, a pancake breakfast and a wide variety of activities in the gym and stadium round out the festivities. Get ready, get set, now get going and plan to attend this exciting event for the entire family. For more information and to register for the race, go to STASaints.net/SaintsStampede5K.