Start Line Location: Addicks Park and Ride (14230 Katy Fwy, Houston, TX US 77079)
Right off of I-10 in the Energy Corridor District (Flat and Fast, Out-And-Back Course on Park Row Drive and a short drive from the Houston Inner Loop / Katy)
WHEN DOES THE EVENT START?
Saturday, March 9th
Kids Dash Run/Walk begins at 8:00AM
10K Run begins at 8:15am
5K Run & 5K/10K Walk begins at 8:20AM
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE IN THE 5K/10K?
All ages can participate in the 5K/10K events, with ages 2 and under free to accompany a family member. Strollers and walkers are also welcome, we just ask that you start in the back of the corral at event start to allow runners ahead. All participants must finish within the 120 minute timeframe (20 min avg. per mile).
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE IN THE KIDS DASH?
Untimed Kids Dash fun run is limited to children 12 and under. One parent or guardian may escort the child through the route, but it is not required. Strollers are allowed. Older children will be put in the front, and strollers are to be in the back. We ask if you are pushing a stroller you be cautious of other children around you as you pass them.
All 5K/10K Race Participants Receive: Participant Bib, Tech T-Shirt/Women's Tank, Finisher Medal, One (1) Post-Race Saint Arnold Beer (Ages 21+)
All Kids Dash Participants Receive: Participant Bib (Untimed), Tech T-Shirt, Finishers Medal
Please Note: All 5K/10K Bibs have an RFID tag located on the back of the bib for tracking on the course. Please leave this tracking in place centered on the front of your shirt to accurately time/track your participation. If you sign up for the 5K, you can not do the 10K on event morning and vice versa. Anyone doing this will be immediately disqualified.
CHARITABLE PARTNER - MEMORIAL ASSISTANCE MINISTRIES
MAM’s primary goal is to help families overcome poverty by offering education programs designed to teach English and Financial Management, as well as help clients find new or better jobs. When families provide a financially stable home for their children, our neighborhoods become part of a healthier and safer community for all. MAM also serves as a trusted resource for our neighbors to volunteer, shop or donate to the resale store, and offer monetary donations. With your help, we will continue to improve the lives of families in need. Together, we are a caring community!
Packet pickup dates/times are listed below with our official packet pickup partner, Sun & Ski Sports. The perfect place to shop for your running gear!
Location: Sun & Ski Sports - 326 Memorial City Mall, Houston, TX 77024 (entrance from the parking lot near Cinemark Theatre)
Dates & Times:
Thursday 3/7 – 12pm-7pm
Friday 3/8 – 10am-7pm
Note: Please bring your registration confirmation email from RunSignUp and limit your pickups to four (4) total packets, including yourself
While there will be event day packet pickup if you selected the $5 convenience fee during registration, there will not be any gear check available on site. We strongly encourage participants to plan an early arrival to find parking and wait in any potential lines there may be to receive your packet. Packet Pick-Up on event day will conclude promptly at event start (8:20am).
EVENT DAY DETAILS
Please Note: Details below are subject to change leading into event week/day. Check back periodically and prior to event for any updates made.