Run Houston!

Sports and Recreation

December 14, 2015


Thursday, March 17, 2016

2:00 p.m: Packet Pickup #1 Begins @ Academy Sports & Outdoors on Kirby
7:00 p.m: Packet Pickup #1 Ends

Friday, March 18, 2016

2:00 p.m: Packet Pickup #2 Begins @ Academy Sports & Outdoors on Kirby
7:00 p.m: Packet Pickup #2 Ends

Saturday, March 19, 2016

5:00 a.m: Parking Opens
5:15 a.m: Race Day Registration & Packet Pickup Begins
6:45 a.m: Race Day Registration & Packet Packet Pickup Ends
6:55 a.m: Announcements & National Anthem at Start Line
7:00 a.m: 5k & 10k Start
8:30 a.m: Kids K starts
9:00 a.m: Awards Ceremony
10:00 a.m: Race Site Closes, see you at Run Houston! Clear Lake


The Run Houston! Minute Maid Park courses offer scenic views of downtown Houston with routes looping over the Elysian Bridge.

The bridge portion of the race adds some minor elevation changes to challenge yourself. The out-and-back course will start and finish at at Minute Maid Maid. The 5k course will be a single loop while the 10k course will be two loops.

There will be dedicated lanes and police at every intersection to ensure all runners have a safe and enjoyable experience.

Click Here For Course Map.

Time Limits:

The course cutoff time is 1:30:00 for both the 5k and 10k.

Course cutoff times must be strictly adhered to. Traffic control is an important part of any race and the city requires that streets be closed for certain amount of time.

Event Rules & Regulations:

All athletes are expected to follow the running etiquette guidelines

Jogging strollers are allowing but participants with strollers must start in the back of the pack

No animals are permitted on the course

Headphones are allowed but strongly discouraged for safety reasons

The Race Director(s) have the final say in all matters and events rules and regulations are subject to change at any time.

Event Day Registration:

Registration will be open until either 15 minutes before the race starts or we sell out so don't wait to register.


The Race Director(s) reserve the right to postpone or cancel the event due to safety concerns. Based on when the event is cancelled a percentage refund or discount to a future event may be given.

Registration Fees:

10k (6.2 Miles): $40.00
5k (3.1 Miles): $35.00 $45.00
Kids 1k (0.6 Miles): $25.00 $30.00
Virtual: $30.00


Overall awards will be given for male and female in the 5k and 10k for Overall, Masters Overall, and Grand Masters Overall.


Will be given three deep for males and females for the 5k and 10k in each of the following age categories:

14 & Under, 15 19, 20 24, 25 29, 30 34, 35 39, 40 44, 45 49, 50 54, 55 59, 60 64, 65 69, 70 & Over

Overall awards for the kids 1k will be given to the top male and female finishers. Awards will be given three deep in the following kids 1k 

Age Categories:

7 & Under, 8 - 9, 10 & Over

Click Here For Register Informantion

Date: March 19, 2016


Minute Maid Park
501 Crawford Street
Houston, TX 77002

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