Blue Ribbon 5K Run/Walk


Event Date

Sat, Feb 20, 2016


Edinburg, TX


Activity Today Later

Running - 5K - Adult (18+)

$20 $20 Closed

Running - 5K - Youth (13-17 years)

$10 $15 Closed

Running - 5K - Children (12 and under)

$0 $0 Closed

About This Activity

The 1st Annual AMA-Edinburg 5K Run/Walk is a great opportunity to engage with the community, which we hope will encourage a more active lifesytle to all participants. Our organization is working with the RGV Diabetes Association to raise awareness of diabetes. Join us for a scenic family-friendly 5K Run/Walk at the Edinburg Municipal Park, February 20, 2016 at 8 A.M.

Event details and schedule

Packet pick-up:February 13, 2016 from 10:00AM-4:00PM at the Rio Grande Valley Diabetes Association, 420 S. Closner Blvd. Edinburg, TX 78539. The first 100 participants to pickup their packet will be guaranteed a Blue Ribbon Run t-shirt.

Course Info: The route for the 5K will be given at packet pickup. Race at 714 South Raul Longoria Road Edinburg, TX 78542. This park has loose gravel trails, pavement trails, and natural south Texas vegetation, with some trails circling around wetlands.

Race Information: The race will start/end at the south end of the north pavilion. The manually timed 5K run/walk will begin at 8:00 A.M., walkers to follow at 8:15 A.M. and family walk at 8:30 A.M. I understand that bicycles, skateboards, roller skates or roller blades, and animals are not allowed in the race. Rain or shine, the event will continue. Notifications will be sent out otherwise.  

If registering the day of, please arrive at 7AM at the North pavilion to complete the required forms. *Please note that the registration fee will increase February 14th.*

Please wear comfortable running shoes and clothes that are appropiate for an outdoor run/walk. Rain or shine event.

Please enter through the Raul Longoria entrance and park in any available lot. Please arrive by 7:30AM to prepare for the event. No pets allowed on the run/walk.

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