Half Marathon & Half Marathon 2-Person Relay Trail Runs. Brazos Bend State Park is so excited to be the venue of our innaugural Brazos Bend Gator Run. Come join the excitement, run a fun and challenging race and get to know about the great facilities at Brazos Bend State Park.
(This trail race takes place in October each year. Visit race website link below for details.)
Location: Texas, United States
Geographic Area: Brazos Bend State Park
Nearby City: Houston
Race Length: 13.1 miles (21.1 km)
99% dirt trails, 0% dirt roads, 0% paved
Race Type: Relay
Website URL: http://www.active.com/running/needville-tx/brazos-... (opens new window)
Race Director: bjney
Start Time: Half-Marathon & 2-Person Relay - 7:00AM Registration Fees: Half Marathon - $65 2-Person Relay - $80
Late Registration Fees: Add $10 after September 23rd.
Dryfit Tech Shirt: Must register by September 23rd to be guaranteed a tech shirt.
Water Stops: There will be fully stocked aid stations every 2-3 miles. (Gatorade and Hammer Gel...)
Restrooms: There are 2 clean park restrooms on the route. You are in the woods!
Mile Markers: This is a trail run....There are NO mile markers. You MUST know the course!
Relay Waiting Area: 1st Relay Person will park near Elm Lake. 2nd Relay Person will park near the Amphitheater. All spectators must park the Amphitheater.
Packet Pick Up: Thursday October 20th 2:00-7:00 PM at Pilates Powerhouse at (Southwyck Golf Course, Pearland, TX, 713-340-1760).
Saturday October 22nd 4:00 - 7:00 PM at Brazos Bend State Park (Elm Lake Pavilion)(979) 553-5101
Race Day October 23rd 5:30 - 6:30 AM at Brazos Bend State Park (Elm Lake Pavilion)
Chip Timing: Please arrive early to pick up your chip on race day between 5:45 - 6:30 AM.
Parking: Please arrive early to allow for plenty of time to park and get to the starting line. There will be parking at Elm Lake and Parking at the Amphitheater (1/2 mile from start). Second Relay Person and all spectators will park at the Amphitheater. See map of facilities for parking.
Post Race Party: There will be food and drink available at Elm Lake Pavilion.
Awards: Overall Male and Female and Masters Male and Female. Age Group awards which will go three deep. 2 - Person Relay awards 1st place only Female Relay, Male Relay and Co-ed Relay.
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Submitted On: 7/19/2011
By: bjney (Race Director)