"BEST OF TEXAS" RACE SERIES
The total rewards for this series will be worth SEVERAL THOUSAND DOLLARS in 2014.
Cash Prize of $500.00 for the first place winner overall.
Cash prize of $350.00 for the second place winner overall
Cash prize of $250.00 for the third place winner overall
$200.00 for fourth place
$150.00 for fifth place
$50.00 for sixth place
ALL THE BEST OF TEXAS RACE SERIES AWARDS WILL BE GIVEN OUT ON 29 November 2014 at the 29th Annual Toys for Tots 5k AT COWBOYS DANCEHALL
POINTS AWARDED ACCORDINGLY :
5 points for attendance,
5 points for winning overall,
3 points for first in age group,
2 points for second in age group,
1 point for third in age group,
6 points for volunteering, (no other points awarded at that race)
2 points for USA Track & Field members once.
At each race we have door Prizes for registered athletes.
Examples: TWO - one night stays at the El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel.
Ten Gift Certificates for $10.0 each, door prizes at each race.
Four Gift certificates valued at $25. at each race from "Athletes Foot."
A tour of the Shiner Brewery, in Shiner Texas for 6 happy beer drinking athletes. (Great tour!)
Bonus points when warranted at these and other races hosted by Purnell
Racing. An example : St Jude's Children's Hospital, in October, all
registered athletes will receive 5 points for attending.
DECLARATION: NO DUPLICATION OF POINTS or AWARDS
Thanks for all you do for fitness, (get fit and healthy - lose the fat) pass the word.
We'll be hosting a race each month going from 5k to 20 Miler.
The calendar will also include some of our bigger, better, races in the San Antonio area.
Check out the Calendar for 2014 to include The "BEST OF TEXAS RACE SERIES" - OPEN TO ALL REGISTERED ATHLETES !!
(AS LONG AS THE TRAILS & BEERS LAST, We'll keep training).
ACTIVE.COM TO REGISTER ONLINE FOR OUR RACES !
NEXT RACE IN THE BEST OF TEXAS RACE SERIES !!!
You can register online for all purnellracing.com events on Raceroster.com
DONE - (# 3) March 15th:,
3RD ANNUAL "JOVAN ST. PADDY'S DAY 5K" SOUTHSIDE LIONS PARK
"Formerly Pecan Valley Lake", 0900. One of San Antonio's beautiful
Greenways along Salado Creek on a out & back course. (Yes, it is
only a 5k). We'll have a TEXAS BBQ & Irish Beers for the adults for
the Run-A-Way Running Club on hand.
DONE - (# 4) April 12th:
4th Annual San Antonio's Original MUD RUN, "MUDDY MAYHEM 5 Miler" On a
new course, new Obstacles, more fun at WW White & 410 east, near 37
south & 410. No long distance travel necessary. Go to The Athlete"s
Foot website to register.
DONE - (# 5) May 24th: 13th Annual "Police & Fire Fighters Memorial 5/10k" Register online at http:www.eventbrite.com. -Early packet pick up: Friday, May 23rd, 10am -:5p, Joseph's Bakery 3420 N. St. Mary's Street S.A. TX 78212
No Rain this year, I Pray!
Note : These events could not go on without volunteers. With that said, Saturday was one of those days when "WE HAD A FAULURE TO COMMUTE".
the responsibly on Saturday's events falls on me and for those who ran
off course, I must say from the bottom of my Heart "I'M SORRY" . This
will never happen again!
Done - (# 6) June 14th: ANNUAL FLAG DAY RACE - "Scout Strong Patriot Run 5k", Blue Bonnet Palace, 8am start Join us and when we will salute all our Armed Forces with an Honorable Salute for their services.
(# 7) July
4th: "LET FREEDOM RUN 5K" 1400 Schertz Parkway. This event will run /
walk on the Schertz Parade route with thousands cheering you on as you
enjoy this event, fun for all, great flat course, full of cheering people, fast course.
(# 8) 16 August : 5th Annual "C.O.P.S. "Concerns of Police Survivors" 5k/12k" held in Lady Bird Johnson Park this year on a breath taking course.
(# 9) 11 October:
14th Annual "Army - Dillo 5/10/15k Lady Bird Johnson Park 0800 start.
Proceeds go to support our local "Young Marines" programs in San
Antonio. New course, new time, new place, new T-Shirts.
(# 10) 8 November : 6th
Annual SAC Boot Camp 10/5 Milers, Howard Peak Park, behind Drury Inn,
1604 & IH 10 West. Same Exciting course & support as last year,
lots of fun
(#11) November 29th:
Annual Toys for Tots 1 Mile / 2 Mile fun runs - Awards for the Best of
Texas Race Series events. COWBOYS DANCE HALL Awards for the Dressed
Cowboy, Cowgirl, & Child San Antonio, Texas.
2015 BEST OF TEXAS RACE SERIES
#1 JANUARY 17, 2015 - 5TH Annual Selma-Shertz "SALUTE TO SERVICE MEMBERS"
5K 9:00 am Bluebonnet Palace Shertz Parkway & Lookout RD
#2 February 14, 2015 - "RUN FOR LIFE 5K"
8:30 am Lady Bird Johnson Park
#3 March 14, 2015 - 5K/10K AUSA "Soldiers Run" Association United States Army
9:00 am Texas A&M San Antonio
#4 April 11, 2015 - 5TH Annual "MUDDY MAYHEM 8K"
10:00 am San Antonio's Original MUDD RUN.
WW White & 10 East, near 37 South & 410.
Go to The Athlete's Foot website to register.
#5 May 30th, 2015 - 14th Annual "POLICE & FIREFIGHTERS MEMORIAL"
5K 8:30 am McAllister Park, Pavilion #2
#6 June 13th, 2015 - 2nd Annual 5K " Flag Day Run"
8:00 am Blue Bonnet Palace Shertz Parkway & Lookout RD
Honoring Our Military, Helping To Support Our Boy Scouts!!
#7 July 4, 2015 - "LET FREEDOM RUN 5K" Leading the Annual Shertz Parade
9:15 am Fun For All, Great Fast & Flat Course.
Full Of Cheering People!
#8 August 15, 2015 - 5th Annual C.O.P.S. "CONCERNS OF POLICE SURVIVORS"
5K/10K 7:30 am Lady Bird Johnson Park
#9 October 10, 2015 - 15th Annual "ARMY-DILLO" 5K Fun Run 10K/15K Race
7:30 am Lady Bird Johnson Park
Portion Of The Proceeds Go To Support Diabetes
Awareness In San Antonio!
#10 Nov. 21,2015 - 6th Annual SAC BOOT CAMP 10/5 Milers
8:30 am Howard Peak Park, behind Drury Inn 1604 & IH10 West
Same Exciting Course & Support as Last Year, Lots Of Fun!!
#11 Nov. 28, 2015 - 30th Annual "MARINES TOY FOR TOTS" 3K Fun Run
8:30 am Cowboys DanceHall
Presenting Awards For The Best Of Texas Race Series Events!