Fire It Up!

Join us on 11/16/2024

Fire It Up! Race Description


  Slayin’ Gray Presents

 Fire It Up! 2024
5K, 2MI Walk & BBQ Cook Off 
Get ready for a Fun-Filled day! Bring your Friends, Families, and Coworkers and
participate in this Amazing Event! 
Come out and help us raise funds for ground breaking research, to assist patients and their families and to increase awareness for Brain Cancer!  Every step taken and every dollar raised brings us closer to the ultimate finish line - A CURE!
This will be our 5th Annual Event.  There will be a 5K, 2Mile Walk, & an Amateur BBQ Cook Off along with Music, Prizes, and Food for your enjoyment!  There will also be a Drop Box Raffle and Wheelbarrow of Cheer!
Event proceeds will benefit local patients receiving brain cancer treatment and research for Glioblastoma.
Location: West Guth Park, 9700 Up River Rd, Corpus Christi, TX 78410

Date: November 16, 2024 (Register by November 1st to guarantee a race shirt)


Event Schedule: 

BBQ Meet Up & Set Up: 6:30AM  

5K/2Mi Walk Start Time: 8:00AM


Entry Fees:

5K Run 17 and Under


5K Run 18 and Over


2 Mile Walk (will not be chip timed)


Virtual Run


Amateur BBQ Cook Off

$50 per team until November 14th (Meat is Provided)



T-shirts are guaranteed to all participants registered by 11/1, not guaranteed for late registrants


Age Division Awards

Overall Male and Female

Overall Masters 

Runners (Male & Female): 8 & Under, 9-11, 12-14,

15-17, 18-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59,

60-64, 65-69, 70 & over 



Finisher Medals for all Race Finishers

Prizes and Awards for Cook Off Winners


Packet Pickup:

November 15, 2024

12:00pm - 5:00pm

Fleet Feet

1412 Airline Rd. 

Corpus Christi, TX 78412


Please read important information below

  • Online registration will close on Thursday, November 14, 2023.
  • PACKET PICK UP: Fleet Feet 11/15/2024 from 12-5pm.

Thank you for your understanding and following the guidelines listed above. If you have any questions, please email Christi Valadez at




We are humbly asking for your support to make it a success. There are several monetary sponsorship levels, and each will be recognized depending on the level chosen. If you are not ready for a monetary sponsorship, but would still like to get involved, your business can provide In Kind Donations and Services.

It is an opportunity to support a worthy cause, shine in our community and to get your company seen through all our promotional efforts. To become a sponsor, sign up at

For any questions, email Christi Valadez at

Slayin' Gray is a 501(c)(3) organization EIN: 85-2738783


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    Fire It Up! Where & When

  • Location: Corpus Christi, TX 78405
  • Race Date: 2024/11/16 08:00:00 AM (Saturday)
  • Categories:
    • 5k Run (18 and older)
    • 2 Mile Walk
    • 5K Run (17 and younger)
    • Virtual 5K Run
    • BBQ Cookoff

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  • Based on a 5 year average and a race date of November 16th, Corpus Christi, TX can expect temperatures between 55℉ and 74℉ with humidity around 42% and precipitation of 0".
    Last year the weather condition was Light rain shower.
  • Corpus Christi, TX current weather
  • Mist 73.5℉ Mist

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