The Daily News Press Run

Event Date

Sat, Sep 13, 2014


Galveston, TX

About This Activity

Run, walk, or jog in the 3rd annual Daily News Press Run to support the Newspapers In Education program. Featuring certified 5K and 10K Galveston Causeway routes, an exciting Kid's 1K, vendor booths, food, drinks, snacks, moonwalks, music, a costume contest, and much more, this race is fun for everyone!

Runners are encouraged to come dressed as your favorite book character to be judged in a costume contest!

Technical t-shirts for 5K & 10K runners. Fresh cotton t-shirts for 1K runners.

Divisions: Men/Women/Kids

  • 10 & under (Kids), 11-14yrs, 15-19yrs, 20-24yrs, 25-29yrs, 30-34yrs, 35-39yrs, 40-44yrs, 45-49yrs, 50-54yrs, 55-59yrs, 60-64yrs, 65-69yrs, 70 & over


  • 1st place overall male & female (1K, 5K & 10K)
  • 1st - 3rd place male & female in each age division (5K & 10K)
  • All Kid's 1K participants receive an award

Event schedule and times

Race Times:

  • 7:00 a.m. - Kid's 1K
  • 7:30 a.m. - 5K (certified)
  • 7:30 a.m. - 10K (certified)

Course Info:

  • Professional chip timing
  • USATF certified courses
  • Courses begin and end at The Daily News building at 8522 Teichman Road in Galveston

Packet Pick-up:

Packet pick-up will be on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, and on race day at the event. Early pick-up time and location TBD.


  • Kid's 1K - $10 until 6/30/14; $15 until 9/8/14; $15 race day
  • 5K - $25 until 6/30/14; $35 until 9/8/14; $40 race day
  • 10K - $30 until 6/30/14; $40 until 9/8/14; $45 race day

General Info:

  • Parking information TBD
  • No refunds - rain or shine
  • Stay updated by following The Daily News Press Run on Facebook!

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