Race One – Race Information

Race Day

7 am – Race Day registration opens at Jubilee Park, 1308 N. 15th.    5k registration closes 7:45am, and Fun Run registration closes 8:45am.

8 am – 5k  starts

9 am – Fun Run starts

Food/beverages avail for event participants in Jubilee Park following each event.

9:30am (or sooner if available) — race results for 5k will be announced.

STREET CLOSURE – N. 15th will be closed between Colcord and West Avenue.

PARKING – Available on surrounding streets or at Family Health Center (N. 16th & Colcord).  Mission Waco also has parking lot at N. 13th & Colcord and a vacant lot at N. 12th & Colcord.   Come early!

Race Timing

The 5k will have chip timing by All Sports Timing.

No official timing on the Fun Run — it’s for fun!

5k and Fun Run Courses

5k route starts in front of Jubilee Park heading across Colcord, then winds through the gentle hills of Brook Oaks Neighborhood before the final push up Morrow to N. 15th and on to the finish line!  Water stop provided near mid-point.  Volunteers and mile markers along the route to help you stay on course.  Here’s the 5k Course Map.

5K Overall Winners by year (Course record in orange):

Male                                                                                                                    Female

Benjamin Sims 17:54 (2016)                                                                         Ashley Wallace 22:01 (2016)

Antonio Danel 18:49 (2015)                                                                          Emily Zakhary 21:49 (2015)

Alex Salas 16:56.87 (2014)                                                                            Emily Zakhary 19:46.46 (2014)

Danes Omoso 17:21.46 (2013)                                                                      Emily Zakhary 21:11.65 (2013)

Cassius Elston 17:08 (2012)                                                                          Stephani Baugh 22:57 ( 2012)

In 2016, 17% of the 5k finishers finished in under 25 minutes, and 43% finished in under 30 minutes.   And we have a lot of young people in the 5k — in 2015, 45% of the 5k finishers were under the age of 25.

Here’s the 5k Results for 2016 – Overall and by Age Group.

Fun Run (1 mile) starts in front of Jubilee Park, then a quick jaunt down N. 15th to the mid-point turnaround just past Barron Ave.  Fun Run will not be timed — it’s just for fun!

For either event:  Walkers and strollers are welcome on the route – please stay to rear of group at start.  Well-behaved leashed pets under control of pet owner are also welcome.

5k Awards

1st place overall — Male and Female

Age group – 1st, 2nd, 3rd – Male and Female

Age group categories:  0-9, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, 70+

Packet Pickup

Packets for ALL preregistered will be available in Jubilee Park, 1308 N. 15th on race day at 7am, until 7:45am for 5k, and until 8:45am for 1 Mile Fun Run.

In addition,  PAID pre-registrants may come to Early Packet Pickup on Friday before the race from 4-7pm at the Fair Trade Market behind World Cup Cafe — enter on the Colcord side of the building- at the corner of N. 15th & Colcord.