Hays Highstepper Hot Chocolate 5K and .5K
Saturday, January 11, 2020Time: 8:00 am CDT
1580 Coldwater Hollow
Buda, Texas 78610
Alerts

Online registration is closed so we can get ready for all the fun we'll have on Saturday!  You can walk up register during packet pickup times listed below.  See you soon!

Packet Pickup

Early Packet Pick up and Walk Up Registration (cash, check, or charge!) Jan 10th 5:00pm-7:00pm at Whispering Hollow Pool & Pavillon  @ 1580 Coldwater Hollow. 

Race Day Packet Pick up and Walk Up Registration (cash, check, or charge!) 7:00 to 7:45 a.m.

About

Join us for this community celebration benefitting the Hays Highstepper Parent Club. 

A chip-timed 5k Fun Run/Walk and then a little .5K for those not quite ready for a 5K!

Walk up Registration is available on Friday at packet pickup and on race morning - see below for info!

NOTE: Shirts are only guaranteed to those who register by Jan 1. We make a best guess on ordering some extras so we do continue to ask for shirt sizes after the guarantee date. If having a shirt is very important to you, please register by Jan 1

Race Day Schedule

07:00 AM - Registration and packet pickup
08:00 AM - 5K Run/Walk
08:00 AM - DQ
09:00 AM - 0.5K Fun Run

Entry Fees

$25 for adults (11 and over) and $15 for students 10 and under (discounted rate based on age will calculate during checkout). 

$15 for .5K (all ages)

$15 for VIP Pass - just get a shirt, you don't even have to show up!  You must register as a VIP by January 1.

 

Award Categories

5K Run/Walk
Overall Male/Female
Top 3 Male/Female in age groups:
     1-10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-100
 
0.5K Fun Run
No age group awards
 
VIP Pass (I just want a shirt)
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

Highsteppers will be selling treats - bring some cash!

 

We are RAIN or SHINE, HOT or COLD

Start and Finish is at Whispering Hollow Pavilion and Pool located on Cold Water Hollow in the Whispering Hollow neighborhood off FM 1626 in Buda.

Prepare for the weather!  Check the temps before you come and dress for your best race 

Parking is limited -- carpool!  Parking is allowed on city streets, but please do not block the neighbors' driveways or mailboxes.  We encourage parking on Cold Water Hollow between Ghost Creek and the pool.

5K starts at 8:00 a.m. sharp and is chip-timed!  

.5K will begin as soon as all 5K participants are off the course.

Subs and changes can be made on race morning at the timing tent.

Yes, someone else can pick up your packet!

Shirt Guarantee deadline is January 1

 

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).

Awards ceremony will occur as soon as results are tallied.

Shirt guaranteed to those who register by January 1.

No refunds given

 

Course

The race will start and finish at the Whispering Hollow Pavilion and Pool area.

Contact Info

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

Race Coordination and Sponsorship opportunities please contact Highstepper5k@gmail.com