WOMEN'S ONLY
 
*HALF MARATHON*
 
*2 PERSON RELAY* 
 
*5K*
  
 
DECEMBER 3, 2017
 
 
 Alexander Deussen Park.  14899 Deussen Parkway. Houston, 77044.

Start Time 

8:00 AM Half Marathon and Relay
8:15 AM 5K

 

Race Fees

Half Marathon     before 8/1 $80     8/1-10/31 $90     11/1-12/2 $110    Race Day $125
Half Marathon Relay     before 8/1 $110     8/1-10/31 $120     11/1-12/2 $130   Race Day $140
RunGirl 5K     before 8/1 $40     8/1-10/31 $45     11/1-12/2 $50   Race Day $55

Parking 

Please following the parking directions on race day morning and park as directed. The main lot is at the boat dock area. There are other smaller parking areas around the park.

 

RUNGIRL HALF MARATHON AND RELAY MAP

5K Course Map 

 

 Certified Course: TX16110ETM

 

The Start/Race

The 13.1 mile will start on the road in front of the Open Air Pavilion. The half race starts at 8:00 sharp and the 5K starts at 8:15am. Listen for last minute instructions, course or weather information. Water/aid stations will be located around miles 1.5, 3, 4.5, 5.5, 7, 9, 10.5 and 11.5 mile marks on the course. There will be water and Gatorade on the course. If you need something specific, please carry it with you. There will be portable toilets positioned along the course along with several park restroom facilities. Water/medical aid will also be located at the finish area. Only registered runners allowed on the course. The course is two loops.  

 

Packet Pick Up

Thursday Nov 30th Bike Barn Weslayan 11-2
Friday Dec 1st  On The Run Clear Lake 3-6
Saturday Dec 2nd Deussen Park Cookhouse 1-4
Sunday Dec 3rd Deussen Park Cookhouse 6-7:30

 

Race Number and Chips

Your race number must be worn on the front of your body. The timing device will be attached to your race number and handed out with your packet.  It is a disposable tag. DO NOT REMOVE THE TAG FROM YOUR RACE BIB.  Do not fold or cut your race bib.  Do not cover with clothing. It must be visible.  You will not receive a time if it is altered in any way.

 

2 Person Relay

The halfway mark is at 6.55 miles. There will be a chip mat for the relay participants to run over and tag the second runner.  The second runner should be waiting on the other side of the mat. THE SECOND RUNNER MUST BE CAREFUL TO STAY CLEAR OF THE TIMING MAT UNTIL THE FIRST RUNNER CROSSES. Relay members are responsible for getting to and from the hand off area which is very close to the start line.  The first relay runner will receive their medal at the handoff point.   

 

Course
 
The 13.1 mile run will run through Deussen Park and Eisenhower Park.  It will be a 2 loop course with Water, Gatorade and other items every 1.5 miles along the course.This is a USATF sanctioned event.  All participants will be required to sign a waiver.
 
 
Time Limit
 
You must complete the 13.1 mile course in 3.5 hours.  We will try to be lenient with this since we want everyone to finish.

 

Race Swag

All finisher's will receive a custom finisher's medal and finisher's glass.  All participant's will receive a women's specific shirt, boa, mimosa (over 21), and other cool goodies.  We try to find the cutest stuff for our RunGirl participants.  Give aways in the past have been socks, visors, hats, bags, Polar water bottles, sunglasses, lunch bags, necklaces, etc.

 

Finish Area

Upon crossing the finish line timing mat, your time will automatically be recorded. DO NOT STOP after you cross the Finish Line. Please move through the Finish area to receive water and medal.

 
Post Race
Post race will take place under the covered open air pavillion.  Awards will be given at that time.  There will be food and drink available for participants.  You will need your wrist band to receive your mimosa.  Under age participants will receive orange juice.  There will also be post race massage and FREE photo box photos available.
 
 
Awards

All finishers will receive a custom RunGirl medal with detachable charm.  Awards for the Half will be given to overall finisher, overall master finisher and 5 deep in 5 year age groups.  Relay awards will be given to the top 5 relays.  5K awards will be given 3 deep.  
 
Shirts
 
You will only be given the shirt you registered for...no exchanges until race day.  Please size up if you like your shirts roomy.  These are women's cut shirts.
 
 
Chips
 
This race will be timed by Run Wild Sports Timing. You will be required to wear a timing chip to cross the finish line. CHIPS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED WITH YOUR PACKET.  They will be attached to the back of your race number.  Number must be visible as you cross the finish line.  Do not bend, remove or tamper with the timing chip as this may cause it to malfunction.
 

Hotels

La Quinta Inn & Suites Houston Channelview
5520 East Sam Houston Pkwy North
Houston, TX 77015
Phone: 1-281-452-4402

Holiday Inn Express Atascocita - Humble - Kingwood
5619 FM 1960, Humble, TX 77346
Phone:(281) 964-1300

  

 
Information: For questions, please email cgodfrey@spectrumwater.com or idutri2@prodigy.net

 

 

Refund Policy: NO refunds or transfers for races.  The race directors shall make a decision concerning the safety of the participants in the event any portion of the race or the entire race need to be cancelled for weather or any reason out of their control.

Sponsors: TRIGIRL SPORTS, Valeo PT and Cryo, and On The Run

 

2016 Half and Relay Race Results

2016 5K Results

 
 


 





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