The South Padre Half Marathon by Loco Running Events
Start: Saturday, June 1, 2013 @ 7:00 AM (CDT)
South Padre Island, TX , TX 78597
Registration Closing Date
Friday, May 31, 2013 @ 11:30 PM (CDT)
Join us for the Inaugural South Padre Island Half Marathon! Enjoy 13.1 beautiful miles of beach to get your run on! We'll have fun & music with a post-run party that won't disappoint featuring a Live Band! Schlitterbahn Resort will be hosting our Pre-Race Expo and our Rooftop After-party! Make a weekend out of it with Loco Running Events-Crazy Fun Running Events! The race will be officially timed for 3 hours.
Schlitterbaun Resort Host Hotel Information
GUEST ROOOM BLOCK AND SPECIAL GROUP RATES We are pleased to offer the following accommodations for our event: Room rates will be offered for standard room accommodations beginning at $159.00, plus tax. An additional $25.00 per person, per day, Stay-and-Play fee will be added to room stays during the Monday – Sunday time frame.
ROOM REGISTRATION METHOD
Registered runners can call the Schlitterbaun Resort at 956-761-1160 to reserve room accommodations. Free parking will be included for all resort Guests.
EARLY DEPARTURE FEES
In the event a guest who has requested a room checks out prior to the guest’s reserved checkout date, that individual will be responsible for the early check-out fees. Guests wishing to avoid an early checkout fee should advise the Schlitterbahn Beach Resort at or before check-in of any change in planned length of stay. The Schlitterbahn Beach Resort will inform members of our group of this potential charge upon check-in.
PACKET PICK UP/EXPO DETAILS
Race EXPO, registration and packet pick-up will be located in the Hibiscus Room of the Resort on 5/31/2013. Time TBD Race begins at 7am on 6/1/2013
PLEASE VISIT WEBSITE FOR COURSE MAP. We have Team Registration Discounts available for both 10K & Half Marathon distances-please email us for information and Team Registration Packet. Team Registration Forms are available on our website at: www.locoladiesrunning.com. Once submitted you will receive an email confirmation. Teams must be registered manually. Cost listed on form are Per Team Member, not group prices. Half Marathon Team Member fee is $66.00 per runner. 10K is $52.00 per runner. Please Note: This course is on the beach so this will not be a road race on pavement terrain. We are currently working to get city approval to provide a pavement route for those trying to achieve qualifying times. The first 600 people to register for this event will receive a raffle ticket for drawings for Apparel & Fitness Packages! The beach/waterpark area is reserved the majority of the day so there is no time limit to complete the course, but it will be officially timed for 3.0 hours. We will begin the awards ceremony at 10:30am. Our post-run party will include Live Music, Food, Drinks, Swimming, & More! All Runners who cross the finish line will receive a Loco Finisher's Medal, and other Goodies! We will host a Pre-Race Expo & Packet Pick-Up at The Schlitterbahn's Resort Hibiscus Room. Please email us for Special Kid's Pricing if you would like to Register and have a large group of kiddos! Please Note: -We will offer Race Day Registration but this must be done by 6:15am as the race begins at 7am. We are making an effort to avoid the summer heat by starting the race earlier. -This will be an officially timed event. -Course will start & end near Schlitterbahn's Resort Please see our website for details! -We will offer Live Music and post-run festivities. Sponsors & Vendors will also be on-site! We look forward to kicking off June 2013 with you! The course is primarily flat, very scenic beach terrain, and our meeting area is a great place to socialize and listen to some great music! All finishers will receive a specially designed medal. Goody bags and time chip will be distributed at our 05/31 Packet Pick-Up. Course is available on our website at www.locoladiesrunning.com! See you there!