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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.
Every month on the 20th we run/stroll to the Alamo and back as a
"Veteran's Suicide Awareness Prevention" activity.
We Honor the 20 veterans who commit suicide daily.
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.
The races in 2019 for the USATF-South Texas "Grand Prix Race Series" can be seen below:
Grand Prix Race #5 - "Run to Remember" May 25, 2019 18th Annual "Police Officers and Firefighters Memorial 5K" Race 8:30am. Early packet pick up and registration Friday 24th, 11- 4:00pm Fratello's Market & Deli 2503 Broadway 78215.
Race day registration & packet pick up a 7:15am.
Heroes Stadium 4707 David Edwards Drive ( Thousand Oaks and 35)
Packet Pick up - May 24th 11am-4pm Fratello's Market & Deli. 2503 Broadway
Grand Prix Race #6- Father's Day 5k fun run & 10k race,
Sunday - 16 June 0800 @ Blue Bonnet Palace, 17630 Lookout Road, Selma TX 78154. Medals to all paid athletes cause I'm a good father !! Race day registration requires cash/checks. No credit cards.
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! Race day registration requires cash/checks. No credit cards.
Hotter than Hell Beer-Training 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 double points for 20 miler !
Leon Creek Greenway- Valero Trailhead 15806 Ih-10 W, San Antonio, TX 78249 Race day registration requires cash/checks. No credit cards.
"Omar Isaac Celebration 5k" He was a great runner, Husband and Father and he is missed by all that knew and loved him !
October 19, 2019 8:00AM 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
Convention Run 5k
October 20, 2019 6:30AM
Convention Run 5k
November 12, 0630 hours
Grand Prix Race #10- (TBD)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