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Start: Saturday, October 12th, 2013 @ 8:00 AM
West University Place, TX
6104 Auden, West University Place, TX 77005
You can do it, we can help.
West U Fitness has put together a training plan (download training plan) for beginners to get ready for the 5K in 6 weeks.
New this year – we are a USATF certified course. The course is flat and fast, taking place on the tree-lined streets of West U with only 6 turns.
Online Registration Closing Date
Thursday, October 9, 2013 @ midnight
After online registration closes you may register at packet pickups or on race morning until 7:45 a.m.
5K – Early registration – $25 until September 22 $27 until October 17 $30 at registration or race day. Kids Fun Run $20 Early registrants (before September 22) are guaranteed a t-shirt.
Overall Male and Female will receive awards. Top three male and female finishers in the following age groups: 10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+. We will also award prizes for the best costumes (adult and child). View 2012 race results.
There will be a packet pickup on Thursday, October 10 from 2-6 pm at Elite Care Emergency Center, 2500 Rice Boulevard, Houston, TX 77005. Anyone who pickups at Elite Care can enter a drawing to win an iPad. They will also have Crave Cupcakes. There will be another pickup on Friday, October 11 from 2-7 at Frost Bank, 5925 Kirby Drive.
Race Day Schedule
6:45 Registration Opens
7:45 Race Day Registration Ends
7:45 Packet Pickup Ends
8:00 5K Start
8:45 1 Mile Kids’ Fun Run Start
9:15 Costume Contest
9:45 Awards Ceremony
Refund and Transfer Policy
There are no refunds or transfers.
Bikes, scooters, etc.
No bikes, scooters, rollerblades or skateboards permitted in either event. Strollers are permitted in the 1 mile fun run.
Parking in West U is extremely limited. If you can, please plan to walk or ride your bike to the race. If you do drive, please follow volunteer instructions as to where to park and make sure to park legally without blocking driveways. The West U police will likely be out ticketing and we would hate for you to have more than sore legs as a souvenir of the race.
The 5k race will be chip timed using the ChronoTrack Electronic timing system.
There will be a costume contest at 9:15. Awards will be given for costumes in the following categories: Best Female, Best Male, Best Couple and Best Child.
Please thank and support our race sponsors!
Packet Pick Up Sponsors: