Armadillo Dash Half Marathon and 5K
Start: Sunday, March 3, 2013 @ 7:00 AM (CST)
College Station , TX 77845
Registration Closing Date
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 @ 9:59 PM (CST)
Returning and new Armadillo Dashers, come run the best road race in the Brazos Valley and beyond! We invite you to experience the spirit of Aggieland for the 7th Annual Half Marathon & 5K.
Proceeds from the event will go to Scotty's House, Still Creek Ranch, Boys & Girls Club of the Brazos Valley and the Brazos Valley Food Bank BackPacks Program.
Half Marathon: Must be at least 14 years old on race day Thru December 31 - $50 January 1 - January 31 - $60 February 1 - February 27 - $70 March 1 & 2 at Expo -$90
5K: Age 15 and older Thru December 31 - $25 Thru January 31 - $30 February 1 - February 27 - $35 March 1 & 2 at Expo - $40
5K: Age 14 and younger Thru January 31 - $15 February 1 - February 27 - $25 March 1 & 2 at Expo - $40
This is a ChronoTrack Systems Timed event. The race benefits children of the Brazos Valley.
The Half Marathon course is a scenic and fast course that takes you along breathtaking views of country roads, neighborhoods, and short distances of city terrain. Fun, themed, well attended water stations competing for your vote to win the "BEST" water stop competition. The 5K starts after the 1/2 Marathon and also boasts a fast course with one water station, start and finish in Veterans Park. Both courses offer a safe route, well-marked by N-Line traffic management and escorted by the Bryan and College Station Police Departments.
Ask your running friends, and they will tell you the Armadillo Dash is one of the best half marathons around! Join us for the Seventh Annual Armadillo Dash Half Marathon and 5K in Aggieland! Beautiful course, well-organized, safe run, energetic water stops competing for runner votes, cool T-shirts for all and unique half-marathon medals, with lots of post-race food and support. Don't miss the fun in Aggieland, and join us for another successful run at the Seventh Annual Armadillo Dash Half Marathon and 5K.
Registration packets and late registration will be made available on Friday, March 1st 10:00 am until 5:00 pm and Saturday, March 2nd 10:00 am until 5:00 pm at Park Place Plaza, 2501 Texas Avenue South, in College Station (the former Lack's Furniture Center). Race Day Packet pick up is available for $10.00 www.armadillodash.com
Half Marathon: Cash prizes 3 deep for overall male and female winners based on gun time: $200, $100, $50 each; and for overall Masters male and female winners: $50. Trophy awards for first Male and Female finishers in 5 year age divisions, starting with 19 and under, then in 5 yr. increments to 70+.
5K: Cash prizes for overall male and female winners based on gun time: $50 each. Trophy awards for first male and female winners in age divisions, starting with 9 and under, 10-14 years old, 15-19 years old, then in 10 yr. increments to 60+. NEW for 2013...special Armadillo Dash certificates for 2nd and 3rd place winners in junior 5K divisions.
Sizes are GUARANTEED only for registration made on or before Sunday, February 10, 2013!