Date: November 8, 2015
Location: The course begins at the University of Houston Downtown Naylor Parking Lot and is out and back on the Heights Hike & Bike Trail.
Map of the running course: http://www.usatf.org/events/courses/maps/showMap.asp?courseID=TX14005ETM
6:45 AM – Pre-registered check-in opens for bib #s & shirt pick-up near start/finish line, Race Day Registration opens.
7:45 AM – Race Day Registration closes.
7:50 AM – Start line assembles, final race day instructions
8:00 AM – START! 1st Annual Veterans Mesothelioma 5k Charity Run
9:10 AM – Post-race results, Awards, Raffle Prizes, Food
Early Registration up to October 24: $20 for adults and $10 for participants under 18
Late Registration from October 25th to November 7th: $25 for adults and $15 for participants under 18
Race Day Registration on November 8th: $30 for adults and $20 for participants under 18
Timing: Will be by Chip timing
Awards: Medals will be given to the top 3 overall male and female finishers. Ribbons will give given to the top 3 finishers of various age groups.
Prizes: T-shirts are guaranteed for all early registrants. There will be limited quantities available to late and race-day registrants on a first-come, first-serve basis. Also, all early registrant runners will be automatically entered to win raffle prizes donated from Houston businesses. For high school students, we're offering a $500 scholarship!! Everyone will be able to enjoy post-race breakfast burritos and snacks!
Prohibited by our liability insurance: Baby strollers, roller skates, skateboards, dogs
Join us in a day of solidarity and fun, and help us to aid U.S. military veterans in the fight against mesothelioma. Also "like" our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/houston5krun
Sorry! Online registration for this event is now closed.
Onsite race day registration is available starting at 6:45am and ending promptly at 7:45am.
Please check event website for more details.Thanks!