I Ran Marathons Memorial Heroes 8 Days


  • Memorial Heroes Marine 5/27/2016
  • Marathon / Half Marathon / 10K / 5K

  • Memorial Heroes JFK 5/28/2016
  • Marathon / Half Marathon / 50K / 10K / 5K

  • Memorial Heroes Crazy Horse 5/29/2016
  • Marathon / Half Marathon / 10K / 5K

  • Memorial Heroes MLK 5/30/2016
  • Marathon / Half Marathon / 10K / 5K

  • Memorial Heroes Malcolm X 5/31/2016
  • Marathon / Half Marathon / 10K / 5K

  • Memorial Heroes Navy 6/1/2016
  • Marathon / Half Marathon / 10K / 5K

  • Memorial Heroes Army 6/2/2016
  • Marathon / Half Marathon / 10K / 5K

  • Memorial Heroes Air Force 6/3/2016
  • Marathon / Half Marathon / 10K / 5K



    Series Dates

    May 27 to June 3, 2016 Memorial Weekend

    Address

    15806 Interstate 10 Frontage Rd, San Antonio, TX 78249

    Start

    Valero Trail Head Behind Drury Inn Host Hotel

    Race Distances

    Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K and 5K

    Start Time

    6:30am for all 8 days.

    Time Limit

    No runner left behind. Walkers are welcome! Early start option is self supported until official start.It is recommended to take early start option if you are walking longer than 7 hours race.

    About This Event

    We will celebrate I Ran Marathons 4th year Memorial Weekend Event for 8 days! Greenway trails offer 47 miles of developed multi-use walking and running in addition to natural surface trails and park connections. Greenway users have the opportunity to experience views of limestone bluffs, wildflower fields, stands of beautiful cottonwoods and other heritage trees and often see wildlife on quiet mornings and evenings. You may register to run Marathon / Half Marathon / 10K and 5K races. You may run / walk and enjoy peaceful and friendly races 1 to 8 days in a row or any combination of races. We may be starting the race on different trailhead each day to have a chance to run the entire greenway!

    Aid Stations

    There will be one aid station fully stocked intended for ultra running water, sport drink, food and snacks at start / finish area every 3 miles. Portacans available at start area. Early start option is self supported until official start.

    T-Shirt / Finisher Medal

    Each participant will receive a custom shirt, different design finisher medal for each day and official time. Ultra finishers will get extra Ultra Finisher medal. 8 days challenge finishers will get extra challenge medal!

    Registration

    No race day registration. Registration is currently set to close at 100 participants for all events per day. Entry is non-transferable and non-refundable. On line registration will close at 8pm each day before race day. You have an option to add $10 transfer fee to another race at the time of registration this will allow you to also drop back to less distance.

    Course

    Multiple out and backs with cones at turnaround for each distance on all paved trails.

    Packet Pickup

    6:15am each day at the start line.

    Finishing results

    Finishing results will be available on official website.


    Charity

    • The Texas Pediatric Society Foundation (TPSF)
    • Making Texas a better place for children.
      The Texas Pediatric Society Foundation (TPSF), a 501 (c)(3) is an organization established exclusively to support charitable, scientific,literary or educational purposes which make a positive contribution to the health, safety and welfare of children and adolescents.
    • Girls on the Run of Bexar County (GOTRBC)
    • Girls on the Run of Bexar County is a transformational physical activity based on positive youth development program for girls in 3rd to 8th grade. We teach life skills through dynamic, interactive lessons and running games. The program culminates with the girls being physically and emotionally prepared to complete a celebratory 5k running event. The goal of the program is to unleash confidence through accomplishment while establishing a lifetime appreciation of health and fitness.

    Sponsors

    • SunRype
    • Find Real Fruit Goodness.
    • Swiftwick Socks
    • Swiftwick's vision is to be the leader in sock technology while creating a culture focused on manufacturing the best products through environmentally friendly means, social responsibility, and superior customer service.
    • CORE POWER
    • Official high protein all natural recovery drink of I Ran Marathons.
    • Drury Inn Suites
    • Located across Loop 1604 from San Antonios biggest shopping area and amusement park, this hotel provides easy access to The Shops at La Cantera, La Cantera Golf Club, University of Texas at San Antonio and Six Flags Fiesta Texas.
    • Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
    • Reshaping Texas Let's Get Texas Obesity Down to Size
    • R+R Fitness
    • Local sponsor training coaches of I Ran Marathons. Total fitness, easy to follow training guides, nutritional guidelines, cross training, group training, encouragement and education in positive environment.
    • Trail Toes
    • Out here your feet and body need maximum protection

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