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

"BLOOD, SWEAT, & CASH"
Fitness thru walking & running the relaxing, enjoyable, 
 successful way. 

NEW LOCATION FOR THE  RUN-A-WAY USATF CLUB 

Join us for your 5/10k & Half/Full Marathon training this year on Sunday mornings at 7:30am from "VFW Post 76" on the San Antonio's River Walk, 10th street and Ave B. just off Broadway.
Weekly training every Tuesday/Thursday at 6:30pm at VFW 76.
  
 Every month on the 20th we run/stroll to the Alamo and back as a "Veteran's Suicide Awareness Prevention" activity to Honor all those veterans (20) who commit suicide daily.   
  All our meetings are Open to General Public
     
 Let Coach Johnny Purnell provide a training schedule and necessary assistance
to get you there safely and comfortably.
 
       Fridays at 0900, we attend breakfast at Pete's Taco House on Avenue B and Brooklyn to discuss training, upcoming events, and ideas benefiting our organization. Purnell Racing offers three FREE "WEEKLY GROUP TRAINING SESSIONS"
. Everyone is welcome!           
     
       Special Note: Reflective gear is highly recommended & encouraged for vehicular traffic and foot traffic as well !
                                                     
Go to: raceentry.com to register ONLINE FOR ALL of OUR events.  
All registered athletes in each USA Track & Field event will receive, POINTS, REFRESHMENTS, T-SHIRTS,
  BEERS for adults & age group AWARDS!
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Contact Coach Johnny (B Good) Purnell < johnny.Purnell@yahoo.com>
Or by Phone: 210-385-8248    Mailing address: 3719 Autumn Lane, , San Antonio, TX 78219  
1. We'll conduct your next Non-Profit's or Convention race
2 -  We'll provide all your race needs. Measured & marked safe race course, Finish line, Chip Timing, Quality Staff, Police Officers, City permit, T-shirts, Race Bibs w/Safety pens, Chip timing with total results, Refreshments, Water Stations, all your needs !!
 
 EXCITING NEWS

USA Track & Field - "Grand Prix Race Series"  is sponsored by South Texas Track & Field 
The series consists of 11 races in 2018 
USATF members will receive an additional 5 points per race.
 Athletes will receive points for signing up and winning these races. Each athlete will receive 5 points for signing up for a race.  Winners will receive 5 points for winning their age group, 2nd place will receive 3 points and 3rd place will receive 2 points. Plus over winners receive 2 additional points.
  At the end of the season there will be a cash reward paid out in the following order: 1st place will receive $1,000.00,  2nd place will receive $750.00, 3rd place will receive $500.00 and 4th place will receive $300.00, 5th place will receive $150.00 for a total of $2,700.00.
                                       
                                     UPCOMING RACES
The races in 2019 for the USATF-South Texas "Grand Prix Race Series" can be seen below:

Grand Prix Race #1- Chasin' Cupid Cross Country Mud Run 5K (Results posted in the results section; this is temporary)
   168 1-11 Male 1-11 Male 1 Wright, Peter    59:13.82 19:04 19 10    174 1-11 Male 2 Cotton, Jack  1:08:56.90 22:11 21 12    135 12-19 Male 12-19 Male 1 Parkhurst, Robert    34:33.22 11:07 5 2    126 12-19 Male 2 Granados, Jacob    34:33.38 11:07 6 3    130 25-29 Male 25-29 Male 1 Mendoila, Travis    37:08.09 11:57 8 5    172 30-34 Male 30-34 Male 1 Fuente, David    42:28.99 13:40 11 8    154 35-39 Male 35-39 Male 1 Sprott, Robert    39:59.60 12:52 10 7    111 40-44 Male 40-44 Male 1 DeSersa, Branden    27:55.66 8:59 2 1    117 50-54 Male 50-54 Male 1 Wright, George  1:07:51.01 21:50 20 11    143 55-59 Male 55-59 Male 1 Rue, Rick    43:25.04 13:58 13 9    166 60-64 Male 60-64 Male 1 Wilson, Woody    35:05.95 11:18 7 4    139 60-64 Male 2 Rice, Garry    37:08.30 11:57 9 6    127 Age Unknown - Female Age Unknown - Female 1 Ireland, Carolyn    42:35.19 13:42 12 3    109 1-11 Female 1-11 Female 1 Dawkins, KyLysta    33:24.12 10:45 4 2     05 12-19 Female 12-19 Female 1 Gagnon, Alexandra    47:07.70 15:10 15 5      5 12-19 Female 2 Gagnon, Alexandra    47:07.70 15:10 16 6    138 12-19 Female 3 Quintanilla, Arlene  1:14:47.00 24:04 23 10    164 12-19 Female 4 Wamement, Lily  1:14:47.62 24:04 24 11    153 12-19 Female 5 Spear, Jocelyn  1:14:49.00 24:05 25 12    128 25-29 Female 25-29 Female 1 Kotick, Stephanie    46:56.88 15:07 14 4    149 30-34 Female 30-34 Female 1 Sfc, Mytay    32:46.39 10:33 3 1    170 35-39 Female 35-39 Female 1 Roussel, Connie Ann    51:19.40 16:31 17 7    129 40-44 Female 40-44 Female 1 Kruse, Jean    51:22.50 16:32 18 8    173 40-44 Female 2 Sanchez, Mary Lou  1:09:26.46 22:21 22 9    103 50-54 ? 50-54 ? 1 , O.T.    26:59.00 8:41 1 1


Grand Prix Race #2-Historic St. Philip's Episcopal Church 5K Run/ Walk
New trail! Support the East Side community
proceeds to assist St. Philip's Church and its youth group in expanding East-side community revitalization programs and projects.
Location: 1310 Pecan Valley Dr, SA,TX 78210
Date: March 2, 2019 Race at 8am, Packet pick up at 7am 


CANCELLED-We Back the Blue, Red and Green 5K


Grand Prix Race #3- CAT Power 5K
April 14, 2019 7:30AM
Location:  1600 West Kingsbury St. Seguin, TX 78155 Caterpillar Headquarters

Grand Prix Race #4- 22nd Annual Earth Day 5K
April 20, 2019 7:30AM
Location: Woodlawn Lake 1103 Cincinnati, San Antonio, TX 78201

Grand Prix Race #5 - May 25, 2019 18th Annual "Police Officers and Firefighters Memorial 5K" Race begins at 8:30am
Heroes Stadium 4707 David Edwards Drive ( Thousand Oaks and 35)
Packet Pick up - May 25th 11am-4pm Fratello's Market & Deli. 2503 Broadway 


Grand Prix Race #6- Fathers Day 10K Race/5K Fun Run
June 16, 2019 7:30AM
Bluebonnet Palace, 17630 Lookout Road Selma, TX 78154
10K double points

Grand Prix Race #7-Let Freedom Run 5K
July 4, 2019 9:15AM
Civic Center-1400 Schertz Pkwy, Schertz, TX 78154
We run the parade route with thousands of people cheering us on!

Beer Run- Quarter Mile Loop
August 10, 2019 11:00AM
Person who runs the most loops, WINS a case of beer!

Grand Prix Race #8- Heroes 9/11 5K
September 8, 2019 8:00AM
Texas A&M- San Antonio 
1 University Way, San Antonio, Texas 78224

Grand Prix Race #9- Army Dillo 10/20 Miler
October 6, 2019 8:00AM
Leon Creek Greenway- Valero Trailhead 15806 Ih-10 W, San Antonio, TX 78249


Omar Isaac Memorial Celebration 5k
October 19, 2019 8:00AM
McAllister Park 13102 Jones-Maltsberger Rd, San Antonio, TX 78232

Convention Run 5k
October 20, 2019 6:30AM 
Sunset Station 

Grand Prix Race #10- USA Track and Field South Texas Association Cross Country Championship

Grand Prix Race #11- 34th Annual Turkey Trot for Tots
November 28, 2019 9:00AM
Bluebonnet Palace, 17630 Lookout Road Selma, TX 78154