50 STATES MARATHON TOUR: KANSAS (31/50)

2012 GARMIN MARATHON, OLATHE: 3:42:29 (2012-04-21)


Photos:
https://www.facebook.com/730374053784599/photos/?tab=album&album_id=735191016636236

Race report:
http://bikingviking.net/listing/garmin-marathon-olathe-kansas-2012-04-21/


Garmin Marathon Website:
http://ozrun.org


KANSAS, USA

State capital: Topeka

State population: 2,9 million (Olathe 132,000)

State nickname: The Sunflower State

State bird: Western Meadowlark

State mammal: American bison

State motto:

To the stars through the difficulties

Famous people from Kansas:

Amelia Earhart (aviator), Walter P. Chrysler (auto manufacturer), Dennis Hopper (actor), Buster Keaton (actor), Emmett Kelly (clown), Barry Sanders (American football)

Fun facts about Kansas:

Dodge City is the windiest city in the United States

More facts:

http://www.50states.com/facts/kansas.htm#.U8PW7VZn7eY

Logistic:

http://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g38954-Olathe_Kansas-Vacations.html