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 -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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Where Friends Meet To Run & Train

Contact Coach Johnny (B Good) Purnell < johnny.Purnell@yahoo.com>
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 !!
 
 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.
  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/Events
The races in 2019 for the USATF-South Texas "Grand Prix Race Series" can be seen below:
 
September Issue USATF Masters Newsletter 


         

Grand Prix Race #8- Heroes 9/11 5K/ 1 Mile walk/ 5K Ruck
September 8, 2019 8:00AM


 "NIGHT IN 'OLE CONVERSE" Converse Lake 5K  
October 5, 2019 0800 
  








Grand Prix Race #9- Army Dillo 5K/10/20 Miler
October 6, 2019 0730 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
Race day registration requires cash/checks. No credit cards.


October 19,0730 hours - USATF South Texas Association Club Champions Cross Country races - North Park Converse, Texas

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

Grand Prix Race #10- USATF South Texas Associations Cross Country   Championships    - November 9, 0730 hours- North Park Converse Texas ( Grand Prix points will be awarded)

Regionals Championships Cross Country for the state
November 16, 0730 North Park Converse, Texas 

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