4th Annual American Hero 25k Relay
Start: Sunday, May 25, 2014 @ 7:00 AM (CDT)
San Antonio , TX 78224
Registration Closing Date
Friday, May 23, 2014 @ 4:00 AM (CDT)
American Hero 25k Solo
American Hero 25k Relay
American Hero 5k Run/Walk
Kids 12 and Under Division
The American Hero 25k Relay has Five Races with $3200 price money: 1. The 25k Relay: Runners only. 5 people/team. 5 loops. 11 Divisions. 2. Run/Walk 5k Solo Division. You may walk or run all or part of this race. One loop on the course. 10 Divisions.3. Run 25k Solo Division. For runners only. One person runs 5 loops on the course. 10 Divisions. 4. 5k Wheelchair. 2 Divisions5. Kids 12 and Under Division. 400 yard run/walk. Two Divisions.
The American Hero 25k Relay is composed of Five Races. Total Prize Money is $3200 for fastest time in each event. The events have been changed/added due to popular demand. All races start and finish in front of the main building at main campus at TAMUSA. All long races use the same course.
1. The 25k Relay: Runners only. 5 people/team. 5 loops through the course. 11 Divisions.
2. Run/Walk 5k Solo. You may walk or run all or part of this race. One loop on the course. 10 Div.
3. Run 25k Solo Div. For runners only. One person runs 5 loops on the course. 10 Div.
4. Wheelchair 2 Div, Assistants/Partners if needed allowed without charge
5. Kids 12 and Under Div. 400 yard run/walk. Out and back on Verano St. 2 Div. Parents may join the smaller kids
View Event Flyer
Start, handoff & finish in front of main building at TAMUSA (Verano St). It is a 5k loop on Verano St, One University Way and again on Verano St. See Map.
Total Prize Money is $3200 for the fastest times in each event. Breakdown: Men's Relay $1000 ($200/runner), Women's Relay $1000 ($200/runner), Men's 5k $200, Women's 5k $200, Men's 25k $200, Women's 25k $200, Wheelchair: Men $200, Women $200
Welcome to the 4th Annual American Hero 25K Relay brought to you by the Free Spirits Track Club Inc. a Texas non-profit IRS 501 c 3 Public Charity established to promote running and athletic events, to raise scholarships for cancer survivors (and other diseases including blindness and child abuse) and to honor Our American Heroes. This event will also donate part of the proceeds to nonprofit organizations listed in this registration. Please check off your preferred organization. .
NOTE TO ALL REGISTRANTS AND ESPECIALLY THE CAPTAINS:
To make your American Hero 25K Relay experience a good one please review this site thoroughly and all the links to the AmericanHero25kRelay.org website.
Our goal is to get the entire community to recognize our many local heroes and to help our brave young survivors further their education through your entry fees, donations and admission donations by promoting running and athletic events.
1. 5 person 25K Relay
2. The Relay is a loop.. It will start and finish in front of the main building. All handoffs are in front of the main building.
6. Music and entertainment will be provided. Jay Tope, SAsports, will be our MC & DJ, Lady Heat Rays will cheer you on, Nationally known Sarah Centeno Band, and TMA's Vocalist of the Year, Ashlee Rose will perform. Prizes will be hit into the audience during the awards ceremony.
8. Note:Refund Policy:
All entries are non- refundable even if event is cancelled. Note: In 43 years we have never cancelled an event. We run rain or shine. After expenses all funds go towards scholarships to graduating seniors and GED grads who have survived deadly diseases such as cancer, heart disease, diabetes, child abuse, etc. For any reason, please don't ask for a refund. Your understanding is appreciated.
Categories, Late and Alternate Registrations:
If a team (all 5 members) has inadvertently multiple categories they will be placed in the most appropriate category. Changes to registration after registration closes on 22 May 2014 can be made at Packet Pickup (recommended), Sat 25 May, at main campus Tex A&M San Antonio, outside of Loop 410 near Zarzamora from 2PM to 5PM and on race day (NOT RECOMMENDED) starting at 6:00AM at the main campus. It will take time to make all changes so be there early.
Registration: $19 till 31 Dec 2013, $29 1 Jan to 31 Mar 2014, $39 1 Apr to 30 Apr 2013, $49 1May to 23 May 11:59 PST. $60 after 24 May at Packet Pickup and on the day of the event NLT 7AM, 25 May 2013. Alternates: All alternates must have bib number (from the person they are replacing) to run without an entry fee.
Registration fee for alternates without a bib number is $60 at Packet Pickup or at the event. Make sure you know your team name and team Captain.
Please Note: All 25k Relay Divisions and Run 25k Solo Divisions are for runners only. This is due to time constraints. Walking is allowed only in the Run/Walk 5k Solo Divisions.
All Paid Registrants: American Hero 25k Relay T-shirt
All Distance Races: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place medals for all divisions except for Kids Run.
The rest of the finishers will receive American Hero 25K Relay Memorial Medals. No duplicate awards
ALL CAPTAINS will receive a memorial baton with the words "AMERICAN HERO 25K RELAY" this is the same baton that will be used in the race. Only one captain per team. The Captain is the person responsible for putting the team together. Go to AmericanHero25kRelay.org for more details
The Kids 12 and Under Division: Large custom made American Hero 25k Relay Memorial Ribbons
Audience and Runners/Walkers will randomly get cash gifts and sponsor prizes during awards ceremony.
Please See Below