It's a First in South Texas!!! It's your chance to actually Run the Runway at Corpus Christi International Airport (CCIA)! The 5K Run/Walk benefits USO South Texas. We are also planning a 1K for kids and other events that will make this fun for the whole family. Be part of this unique event and help us celebrate our airport and the men and women who serve in the military.
Chip timed Race with multiple age groups and awards going out to top 3 finishers in 12 age categories, Male and Female...as well as an overall winner, Male and Female. Awards for the Winners will be unique, custom-made for Run the Runway! And the 1st place winners in each age group category will win a $100 Gift Card from our friends at Southwest Airlines. The Overall winners (Male and Female) will receive a $300 Gift Card to the airline of their choice...among those that serve CCIA.
First 500 finishers will get medals at the finish line.
ORDER AND TIMING OF EVENTS:
7:45am - Patriot Guard Riders will "ride" the Runway
7:55am - Kids will line up to do a quick 1K
8:05am - Wings of Texas Captains and Angels will line up and start the 5K
8:10am - 5K Field lines up and Takes Off
T Shirts guaranteed to first 500 registrants. We promise a good-looking shirt that you will be proud to wear around town. Will make every effort to accommodate sizing for late entrants.
Early Bird Registration: $25 until September 30th, 2018
Regular Registration: $30, Oct 1 - Nov. 9th, 2018 (Share the event on social media and save $$)
Late Registration: $35 starting Nov. 10, 2018 (including day of from 7am - 7:45am)
Registration, ages 14 and below: $15 through race day
1K for Kids: Free (Registration not necessary)No shirt or packet for 1K.
Packet Pick-up: Friday, November 16th, Del Mar Hangar at the Airport on E. Glasson, 11am - 7PM. (Don't rely on google maps to get to location). Please look for Emails from us for details about location.
CELEBRATING our MILITARY
The Patriot Guard Riders will "Ride" the Runway to warm it up for the runners.
All proceeds from the race will go to the USO of South Texas - an organization dedicated to serving active duty military and their families.
**Please note that in the event of bad weather of a forced cancellation for any reason, there will be no refunds**
Stay tuned for additional information: Details about race time, parking, and fun activities to accompany our first ever Run the Runway!
Sign up today! See you on the Runway!