Hornet Races
Saturday, September 11, 2021Time: 7:30 am CDT
1301 Old Goforth Rd
Buda, Texas 78610
About

Tom Green Elementary and our title sponsor - Kids Tooth Team - can't wait to see 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!

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

Volunteer Here - https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4aa5a62ca1fc1-hornet2

Safety Plan Here 

Entry Fees

Virtual 5K$20.00
Kids Dash$10.00
Sleepwalker - I just want a shirt!$10.00

Read Additional Info Section for FAQs

Course

DivisionRouteDistance
5K Run/WalkTom Green Hornet 5K Current3.11 mi / 5.00 km

Packet Pickup and Walk Up Registration

Night before the Race – Tom Green Elementary – 3:45 – 5:30 p.m.  Pull through the front of the school for a drive through packet pickup and walk up registration


1 Hour Before Race Start Time – Near Start/Finish, Look for Signs

 

Read Additional Info Section for FAQs

Race Day Schedule

06:30 AM - Packet Pick Up and Walk Up Registration
07:30 AM - 5K Run/Walk
08:30 AM - Kids Dash

Award Categories

5K Run/Walk
Overall Male/Female
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
 
Virtual 5K
No age group awards
 
Kids Dash
No age group awards

 

Top Dog

First three chipped dogs across the finish line will be awarded a medal.

Stroller (with human passenger!) Pusher 

First three chipped strollers across the finish line will be awarded a medal. 
Participants in this division will still be part of the age group awards.

 

Directions and Parking

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!

Additional Info/FAQs

Must register by Shirt Guarantee Deadline to guarantee receipt of shirt requested.

Shirt Guarantee Deadline is 14 days before race day.

Extra shirts are ordered conservatively so as not to expend funds on shirts that could go to the cause.  If having a shirt is important to you, please register by Shirt Guarantee Deadline.

Races start and finish at the address listed at the top of the page.

We are Rain or Shine, Hot or Cold. 

5K is chip timed.

Kids Dash will not begin until all 5K participants have returned to the finish line.

Medals are not awarded to Kids’ Dash participants.  All participants 10 and under receive a finisher token. 

Online Registration will close 4 days before race day. Walk Up registration is available during stated Packet Pickup times above. Cash, Check, or Venmo accepted.

Walk Up Registration closes 15 minutes before race start time.

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

Packets may be picked up by another person.

All Registration Changes must be handled on race morning with the timing company.

Packets to be shipped will be shipped following the close of the race.

All packets not retrieved by the end of race morning will be donated to Hays Clothing Closet.

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)