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 to General Public
 

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.
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.
 
       Purnell Racing offers three FREE "WEEKLY GROUP TRAINING SESSIONS"
. Everyone is welcome! 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 organization.
. 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
The races in 2019 for the USATF-South Texas "Grand Prix Race Series" can be seen below:


Grand Prix Race #4- 22nd Annual Earth Day 5K Results are posted under results on your left.
     I posted the change location for this race on April 16, and the start time to 8:00am, for people to make the trip from Woodlawn Lake to the Church. If you did not make it to the Church on time - I have your shirt !! ??
*NEW* Location: 1310 Pecan Valley Dr., San Antonio, Tx 78210

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- Fathers Day 10K Race/5K Fun Run
June 15, 2019 7:30AM Double points for the 10k & registration points only for the 5k fun run.
Location: Bluebonnet Palace, 17630 Lookout Road @ Schertz Pkwy


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!

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


Omar Isaac Memorial Celebration 5k
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 
Sunset Station 

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