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Blanco Vista Wildcat 5K

Blanco Vista Neighborhood

8:00am, Click HERE to register
Come join family, friends, teachers, and community at the Wildcat 5K. It will be a “pawsome” event with great music, prizes, and awards.  The race will begin promptly at 8:00am, so arrive early so you have plenty of time to park, mingle with people, warm up, and mentally prepare!


RACE DAY SCHEDULE

06:45 AM - Late registration and packet pickup
07:30 AM - Warmup on your own
07:50 AM - Runners line up/National Anthem/Race Directions
08:00 AM - 5K Run/Walk


ENTRY FEES

EARLY BIRD SPECIAL (now - October 18th):
12 and under - $10
13 and older - $20

REGULAR PRICE (October 19 - November 16th):
12 and under - $12
13 and older - $22

Click HERE to register

REGISTER BY WEDNESDAY, November 6 in order to guarantee a race shirt in your size!!

 

Walk up registration available by cash or check on race day

Online Registration will close 11/14 at 11:59 PM. Walk up registration available at Early Shirt/Bib Pickup, on Friday, Nov. 15 from 3:30-6:00 PM at in the front of Blanco Vista Elementary (near the main office, enter near flagpoles) or on Race Day from 6:45 to 7:45 a.m.

AWARD CATEGORIES
5K Run/Walk
Top 3 Male/Female in age groups:
     1-4, 5-5, 6-6, 7-7, 8-8, 9-9, 10-10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-99

PACKET PICKUP

Early Shirt/Bib Pickup will be on Friday, November 15, 2019 from 3:15-5:00 pm at the main entrance of Blanco Vista Elementary (2951 Blanco Vista Blvd, San Marcos, TX), in the cafteria (same day) from 5:00-8:00pm, or Race Day morning from 6:45am -7:45am by the main entrance. 

ADDITIONAL INFO

Ride with a friend, walk, and get there early to avoid parking issues. The 5k will begin and end in the front of Blanco Vista Elementary by the flagpole. You may park in the side lot by the cafeteria, if

you arrive early. Since it may fill up fast, you may also park at the plan on arriving before 7:30. Otherwise, you can park on the north side of the school at the Church of Jesus Christ of LDS, Trail Ridge Pass, San Marcos, TX.

The race will go on, rain or shine!  So dress accordingly. There are restrooms available in the main hallway of Blanco Vista Elementary.

There wil be several water stations on the course, near the 1 mile and the 2 mile markers.  Refueling will include fruit, bananas, water, and bars.

CONTACT INFO

Andrew Palmore

andrew.palmore@hayscisd.net

Click HERE to register


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