"BLOOD, SWEAT, & CASH"
Fitness thru walking & running the relaxing, enjoyable,
NEW LOCATION FOR THE RUN-A-WAY & USATF -All our meetings are Open & Free to General Public
Join us for your 5/10k & Half/Full Marathon training this year onSunday mornings at 7:30am from "VFW Post 76", Ten Street and Ave B. just off Broadway on the San Antonio's River Walk
Evening training sessions: every Tuesday/Thursday at 6:30pm at VFW 76.
Let Coach Johnny Purnell provide a training schedule and necessary assistance
to get you there safely and comfortably.
We host a Veterans breakfast on Fridays at 0900 @ Pete's Taco House on Avenue B and Brooklyn to discuss training, upcoming events, and ideas benefiting our Veterans
We also have a Veterans Luncheon every Wednesday @ 12:00pm, Twin Pecks North, 410 & Blanco Road. 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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THE RUN-A-WAY RUNNING CLUB (Training & Socials)
Where Friends Meet To Run & Train
Or by Phone: 210-385-8248 Mail 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 !!
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.
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 2020
"Kick Cancer Run for life 5k"
March 7, 2020
Pickrell Park, Schertz Texas
This is a fun event to raise awareness and funds for the CTRC. For additional info information please contact Mary Spence, City of Schertz
CAT Power 5K
Date- April 5, 2020
Location- Seguin, TX
Details will be provided at a closer date
Earth Day 0.05 MI
April 18, 2020
Location: Joint Base Saloon
"19th Annual Police Officers & Firefighter Memorial 5K''
May 23, 2020
Heroes stadium on Thousand Oaks
Pre-race packet pick up on May 23, 2020 from 11:30 to 4:00pm at Tycoon Flats on St. Marys street. Early registration on race day at 0715. Pre-race welcome ceremony at 0815 with Police Honor Guard, Taps, National Anthem, etc.
Fathers Day 0.05 MI
Location- Joint Base Saloon
June 21, 2020
Award for father with most kids in attendance.
''Let Freedom Run Run 5K/ Fun Walk"
Location- Schertz Civic Center, 1400 Schertz Parkway
This event runs the parade route prior to the parade. Packet Pick up TBA
Joint Base 0.05 Mile
( A salute to Martha Ray)
Location- 5520 Randolph Blvd.
Date- August 15, 2020
"9/11 Heroes Run 5K"
September 11, 2020
Texas A&M University-San Antonio: One University Way.
Travis Manion Foundation event "IF NOT ME, THEN WHO....."
5K Run & 1 Mile Fun Run. These events unite communities to honor the sacrifices of those heroes from September 11th and the wars since. It includes: veterans, active duty, first responders, and families of the fallen.
Army-Dillo 5K and 10 Miler/ 20 miler
Date-October 4, 2020
Location- Leon Creek Greenway, behind Drury Inn, IH 10 and 1604.
(Marathon/half warm up event) Awards and points to Top winners in both races.
"Omar Isaac Celebration 5k"
He was a great runner, Husband and Father and he is missed by all that knew and loved him !
October 17, 2020 7:30AM This event is to remember one San Antonio's Veterans and a marathon runner while we Celebrate his life !
McAllister Park 13102 Jones-Maltsberger Rd, San Antonio, TX 78232
"ITS ALL ABOUT ELVIS''
January 5, 2021 @ 3 PM-6 PM
Joint Base Saloon 5520 Randolph Blvd
San Antonio, TX 78233
It's all about Elvis! A 0.05 mi, with a beer STOP, Shot stop, Wine stop, peanut butter stop, Banana stop along the way to insure you can make the distance. A free beer at start and finish. Elvis sing off, Elvis look alike, most unique Elvis item, Best service dog-Elvis look alike, best Elvis stories. All held at Joint Base Saloon on January 5th, 2020 @1500 3:00 pm.
Registration $25.00 Late Registration $30.00
VIPs may ride in a limousine for an extra $10.00.