Hornet Races
Date: Saturday, September 14, 2019Time: 7:30 am CDT
Type: Running
Location:
1301 Old Goforth Rd
Buda, Texas 78610
Alerts

Online Registration will close on Tuesday before the race at 11:59 PM so we can prepare items for Packet Stuffing and Pickup.  Walk-up registrations are welcome during packet pickup on Friday afternoon and Saturday morning before the race.  Details below!

About

This event is part of the Schoolhouse Rocks Fall Race Series

Tom Green Elementary and YOU!

5K and .5 Mile distances for all ages!  We are celebrating Diez Y Seis and we've got some delicious additions and some fun planned!

Funds raised help get students to Camp Champions!

Delicious, hot-off-the-grill, made that morning, brisket tacos for all participants and volunteers!

 

Packet Pickup

Early Packet Pick up and Walk up registration available at Tom Green Elementary, Friday September 13, 3:30-5:30 p.m. (lobby) - cash or check only for walk up registration, packet pickup includes Sleepwalkers.  Friends and family may pick up packets for other participants.

Race Day is September 14, 2019.
Race Day Packet Pick up and walk up registration begins at 6:30 a.m. (side lot) -  cash or check only for walk up registration, packet pickup includes Sleepwalkers.

Race Day Schedule

06:30 AM - Packet pickup and registration (side lot) -  cash or check only for walk up registration, packet pickup includes Sleepwalkers.
07:30 AM - DQ
07:30 AM - Sleepwalker
07:30 AM - 5K Series
07:30 AM - 5K Run/Walk
08:30 AM - Kids Dash

Entry Fees

5K is $20 for adults (19 and over)  and $10 for students 18 and under (discounted rate based on age will calculate during checkout). 

Teams of 4 will be given a $2 discount per participant.  Discount refunded once team size has been filled.

Kids' Dash is $10

Sleepwalker (I just want a shirt!) is $10 (Sleepwalker registration closes on Aug 30, 9 a.m.)

Award Categories

5K Run/Walk
Top 3 Male/Female in age groups:
     1-5, 6-7, 8-9, 10-11, 12-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-99
 
Kids Dash
No age group awards
 
Sleepwalker - I just want a shirt!
No age group awards
 
5K Series
No age group awards
 
Sleepwalker
No age group awards
 
DQ
No age group awards

Special Divisions

Top Dog – first three dogs across the finish line will be awarded a medal!

Stroller (with human passenger!) Pusher – first three across the finish line (male or female) will be awarded a special recognition medal!  Participants in this division will still be part of the age group awards.

 

Additional Info

Both races start and finish at Tom Green Elementary, east lot. 
We are Rain or Shine, Hot or Cold. 
5K is chip timed.

No refunds, but you may transfer your registration to another person

Medals are not awarded to Kids’ Dash participants, but all participants of the 5K or Kids’ Dash, 10 and under, receive a finisher token. 

Special Divisions

Top Dog – first three dogs across the finish line will be awarded a medal!

Stroller (with human passenger!) Pusher – first three across the finish line (male or female) will be awarded a special recognition medal!  Participants in this division will still be part of the age group awards.

Online Registration will close at 11:59 p.m. Tuesday (or 4 days) before the race day in order to allow time to prepare items for packet stuffing! For example, if the race is on the 4th, the online registration will close on the 1st, at 11:59 p.m.!  Walk-up registration is always available, by cash or check, at packet pickup (check times and locations under the Packet Pickup heading).

Must register 8/30 9 a.m. to guarantee your shirt!

Course

Two distances to choose from: anyone can walk, jog, or run a 5K, kids under 11 can walk, jog, or run the Hornet Half Mile (Kids' Dash)!  5K and Kids’ Dash Courses linked here at the Routes Button

Directions

Tom Green Elementary School at 1301 Old Goforth Rd, Buda, Tx.  Please do not park on Tom Green School Road as this is part of both race courses.  Parking is available in grass lots of the school.  Carpooling or walking to the starting line are the best, and most appreciated, options!

Contact Info

Race management provided by For the Love of Go, Jennifer Crosby, fortheloveofgo@gmail.com

Race coordination at Tom Green provided by Rebeca Johnston (johnstonr@g.hayscisd.net) and Christina Fender (maria.fender@g.hayscisd.net)