Fire it Up

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Fire it Up Race Description


Slayin’ Gray - Fire It Up!
(formerly the Slayin' Gray 5K)
5K and CornHole Tournament
Get ready for the most 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 Glioblastoma!  Every step taken and every dollar raised brings us closer to the ultimate finish line - A CURE!
This will be our 3rd Annual 5K and we are changing things up a bit.  There will be a 5K and Corn Hole Tournament along with Music, Prizes, and Food for your enjoyment after the race!
Race Entry proceeds will be donated to Slayin' Gray and will be distributed to the Glioblastoma Moon Shots Program at MD Anderson Cancer Center and to the Patient Assistance Fund. 
Location: West Guth Park, 9700 Up River Road, Corpus Christi, TX 78410

Date: November 20, 2021 (Register by October 29th to guarantee a race shirt)


Event Schedule: 

Fire It Up! 5K Start Time: 9:00AM

Corn Hole Tournament: Check in at 10:00AM


Race Swag:

Race Shirt(if registered by 10/29)

Race Medals for Top Finishers


Packet Pickup:

November 19, 2021

11:30am - 6:00pm

Fleet Feet

514 Everhart Rd, 

Corpus Christi, TX 78411


Please read important information below

  • This race will be conducted with COVID -19 guidelines in place and adhere to City, State and USATF guidelines.
  • Online registration will close on Thursday, November 18, 2021. 
  • Sign up for a wave 1,2,3 or 4. 50 participants per wave. Each following wave starts 30 secs-1 min after the previous wave. Your finish time for awards is based on your chip time.
  • Runners/Walkers warming up and waiting for their wave start must practice social distancing measures.
  • The DJ will announce wave number and bib numbers allowed to enter the starting corral.
  • Only the current wave will be allowed in the starting corral. Once one wave of runners leaves the next wave will be allowed to enter the starting corral. 
  • Runners can run with their own water and a table will be set up with 8oz water bottles at the 5K turnaround where runners can grab their own water.
  • Please pay close attention to the wave you are in (this will be located on the back of your race bib).
  • PACKET PICK UP: Fleet Feet 11/19/2021

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


Mail your registration FORM to or you can register online:

Attn: Christi Valadez

Slayin' Gray

4833 Saratoga Blvd. #496

Corpus Christi, Texas 78413


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 simply download the Sponsorship form HERE and mail in the form OR you can secure your sponsorship online at

For any questions, email Christi Valadez at

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


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  • Location: Corpus Christi, TX 78410
  • Race Date: 2022/11/12 08:00:00 AM (Saturday)
  • Categories:
    • 5k Run (18 and older)
    • 5K Run (17 and younger)
    • Virtual 5K Run
    • Cornhole Tournament (2 Player Team)
    • BBQ Cookoff

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