WORKING ON 34 YEARS OF RUNNING IN SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS - R A C E   M A N A G E M E N T

BLOOD, SWEAT, & BEERS"
Relaxing. Enjoyable. Successful.
 
NEW LOCATION FOR RUN-A-WAY CLUB

Join us for your Half & Full Marathon training this year on Sunday morning's at 7:30am from "VFW Post 76" on the River walk", Ten 10th street and Ace B. just off Broadway.
We also train on Monday and Wednesday evenings at 1830 hours from VFW Post 76 from 2 to 8 miles, followed by a Social.
    Every month on the 22nd we stroll to the Alamo and back as a Veteran's Suicide Awareness Activity for all those veterans (22) who comment suicide daily.   
     SPECIAL RWB MEET UP / Open to General Public
If you have plans on training this year to finish a half marathon or a full marathon, join us and let Coach Johnny Purnell provide a training schedule and necessary assistance
to get you there safely and comfort.
 
John Purnell of the Run-A-Way Running Club that was established (1980) Conducts free training on every Sunday at 7:30a.m, on Monday & Wednesday starting at 6:30p.m.-7:30 p.m.at VFW 76 River walk and Thursdays at 6:30pm from Big Papas Pizza on Schertz Parkway, Schertz Texas: Open to walkers, joggers, runners, and bikers understand that everyone has different schedules and financial capabilities so Purnell Racing offers four FREE "Group Marathon" training sessions weekly.

             

Special Note: Reflective gear is always highly encouraged for not just vehicular traffic but foot traffic as well!!!

UNITED WE STAND

ADVICE TO ALL RUNNERS
BE PREPARED.

Be the best you can be, have fun while you prepare for your best season! Purnell Racing is hosting a race series with TEN RACES each year to help you get into better shape, lose weight, get ready for life, and have fun all at the same time.
           

Go to active.com to register ONLINE FOR ALL of OUR RACES !

 
All registered athletes in each race will receive, POINTS, REFRESHMENTS, T-SHIRTS, BEERS & AWARDS!
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We hope you can find everything you need. PURNELLRACING.COM is focused on providing high-quality service and customer satisfaction.
1 - We'll Conduct your next Non-Profit's or Convention race.
2 - Coaching you to run your first or fastest 5k, 10k,
Half or full Marathon.
3- For information on us, Please send us an email johnny.purnell@yahoo.com or call - 210-385-8248 for Coach/Race Director Johnny Purnell
Mailing address: P.O.Box 90928, San Antonio, TX 78209

CALENDAR OF 2016 PURNELL RACING FUN RUN


8 April 2016. TIA Convention Run 5K. Begins at Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center at 6:30 am. 

16 April 2016. "Earth Day 5K" Race starting at 7:30 a.m. at Woodlawn Lake
Early Registration is $25 and late registration is $30 at active.com
Early packet pick at Tycoon Flats on April 15th from 11am-3pm
Race day packet pick up at 7am at Woodlawn Lake
Awards for top three males and females in 12 categories
All winners will receive trees #TWO OF SERIES

30 April 2016. "ONS Foundation and the Fun Run/Walk & Wheelchair." Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center at 6:30 a.m.

 7 May 2016. "S.C.O.R.E. Shooting and Cross Country Fun Run (Obstacle) for Lone Star Handgun, 2661 N. Gray town Road, Converse, Texas 78109 - Starting at 9:00 a.m. #THREE OF SERIES
       First registered, first to shoot. 500 participants max. 125 shoot per hour. Lonestar Handgun will provide handguns, ammo and suppressors.
  1 door prize drawing for a Springfield Armory XD 9mm with custom US Flag Cerakoat.
Early Packet pick up May 6 at Lonestar Handguns from 11 am- 3 pm
Race day packet pick up at 8am at Lonestar Handgun.
 You may register late and pick up packet on race day of but you will be last to shoot.
2661 North Gray Town Road, Converse, TX 78109

15 May 2016 "Pacers for Health 5K Fun Run/Walk" Sunset Train Station beginning at 6:30 a.m.

27 May 2016. CAPERS 5K Convention Run

# Four  - 28 May 2016 "Police Officers and Firefighters Memorial 5K" Honors all firefighters and police officers who have died. Race begins at 8:30 a.m.
Early registration is $25 and $30 late registration at active.com
Event held at Heroes Stadium, Wurzbach Pkwy and Thousand Oaks
Early Packet pick up- tycoon flats 11am- 3pm on May 27th
Race day packet pick up at 7:30am



BONUS Points for this event in  "The Best of Texas Series" 
4 June 2016- 5K Secret Squirrel Scramble at Leon Creek Greenway and Culebra Rd. Register at www.active.com



# Five - 26 June 2016, "Young Marines" Wet - R - than Ever 5k, Blue Bonnet Palace, 17630 Wetmore rd. & Schertz Park way. late registration 0630 on site with race starting at 7:30am. 
   Bring your water gun and towel for after the race.. refreshments provided.
Early Packet pick up- June 25 at Tycoon Flats 11 am- 3pm

# Six - July 4th, 2016: Let Freedom Run 5k race & fun walk, Benefiting the Veterans Memorial Plaza! 1400 Schertz Parkway, bldg. #5, Schertz Civic Center, Schertz, Texas. Race day registration at 8:00am, Kids race 9:00am, 5k race/walk 9:15am..
Early registration is $30 and late registration $35 at active.com
Early Packet pick up from 11am-3pm at Big Papas Pizza on July 3rd( 1420 Schertz Parkway)


?? # Seven - 13 August 2016  "C.O.P.S. 5K"

# Eight -11 September 2016   "911HEROESRUN.ORG" "If Not Me, Then Who."
 Texas A&M University - San Antonio, One university Way, Saturday, Sept 11 @
8 AM will host San Antonio's 9/11 Heroes 5k race. The 9/11 Heroes Run is a 5k race series held each year around September 11th that welcome participants of all ages and skill levels. The races activate communities across the country to honor the sacrifice of the heroes of 9/11 and the  wars fought since and also benefit them directly.
   A large portion of fund raised through the 9/11 Heroes Run are invested back into the
race communities to support local veterans, first responders, troops, and military families.
      Register on line : 911HEROESRUN.ORG and use code CB1 to ID local funds.
    San Antonio Team RWB has a discount code for 10% off the entry - call me.
   Run, Volunteer, Donate, Sponsor, Cheer.... but most of all: Honor
Packet pick up Sept. 10- Texas A&M- San Antonio at 11 am- 3pm
Packet pick up race day- 7am
 
# Nine - 10 October 2016" 20th Annual ARMY-DILLO San Antonio's 10k or 20k"
 Fees are $25. early registration $30. late   Event Starts @ 0800 start  from Drury Inn, 1604 & I 10, Howard Peak Trail Head. This course is a great test to see if you can maintain your desired pace for this years San Antonio's Rock-N-Roll Half Marathon. 
    -Proceeds go to support our Troops, Troop #259 B.S. of America and San Antonio's Young Marines

# Ten - 26 November 2016 30th Annual "MARINES TOYS FOR TOTS" 5K Fun Run
8:30 a.m. Blue Bonnet Palace Schertz Parkway & Lookout Road
Presenting Awards for The Best Of Texas Race Series Event
Packet pick up and late registration Nov. 25- Tycoon Flats am-3pm
Packet pick up day of race at 7am


All our races are posted on running & walking websites, face book accounts, newsletters, general notices to the public, military post, pools, parks, and Special Running Stores, Gym's and athletic hangout.


Johnny Purnell 
Johnny Purnell, Race Management,
Personal Trainer, Marathon Coach for life,
President-Run-A-Way Running Club & purnellracing.com
(Retired US Army Sgt Maj)(210)385-8248
"Finish the Race"  Acts 20:21
       

 
THANKS FOR THE VISIT - PLEASE COME AGAIN SOON ! !   ACTIVE.COM or EVENTBRITE.COM TO REGISTER ONLINE FOR OUR RACES !