Red Dragon 5K Run/Walk

Lexington, MO – The 2nd Annual Red Dragon 5K Run/Walk will take place on October 11, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. at Wentworth Military Academy and College in Lexington, Missouri. Runners/Walkers will meet in front of the dragon statue on the Wentworth campus at 7:30am. The entry fee for participation is $20 which includes a t-shirt. The run is open to the public and participants can register online at This event will feature medals for both men and women’s divisions in 9 age divisions ranging from 5 and under to 51 and over.


The Red Dragon 5K Run/Walk is being held as a part of Wentworth Military Academy and College Homecoming 2014 which runs October 10 – 12. As a part of these festivities, Wentworth will welcome alumni and friends from around the country. Additional Saturday events include a Dragon Den Festival from 9:00 am to 11:00 am featuring games, inflatables and a carnival atmosphere for families with children and the Annual Homecoming parade in downtown Lexington at 1:00pm.


For more information, contact Marnie Morgan at (660) 259 – 6014.


Wentworth Military Academy and College is a private co-educational military high school and two-year college. For 9th-12th graders, Wentworth provides an exemplary college-prep education, which builds self-discipline and self-confidence. In college, small class sizes and personal interaction with faculty allows our traditional and military students to achieve success in academics and in life.  Wentworth is one of only five military junior colleges in the country to offer a commission as a second lieutenant in the United States Army after just two years of college.

Wentworth is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Anyone wishing to learn more about Wentworth Military Academy and College may contact the Office of Admissions at (660) 259-2221 or email them at 




MEDIA: For more information, please contact the Wentworth Military Academy and College admissions office at (660) 259-2221.