West U Halloween Dash 5K Run and Kids Fun Run

5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Oct 11, 2014


Houston, TX

About This Activity

RESULTS ARE HERE - https://www.nolimitstiming.com/results/default.aspx?event=29873

Please join us for the only race in beautiful West University Place. Come dressed as you favorite ghoul or goblin.  Course is flat and fast and USATF certified.

Event details and schedule

Registration: 5K - Early registration - $25 until September 25 $27 until October 8 $30 at registration or race day. Kids Fun Run $20  Early registrants (before September 30) are guaranteed a t-shirt. 
Course Information: We are a USATF 5K Certified Course. The course is flat and fast, taking place on the tree-lined streets of West University Place with only 6 turns. 
Beneficiary: All proceeds benefit West U Elementary School.
Awards: Overall Male and Female and Masters Male and Female will receive awards. Top three male and female finishers in the following age groups: 10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+. We will also award prizes for the best costumes (adult and child). 
Packet Pickup:
  • Wednesday, October 8 from 3-6pm at Frost Bank, 5925 Kirby Drive, Houston, TX 77005.
  • Thursday, October 9 from 3-6pm at Elite Care Emergency Center, 2500 Rice Boulevard, Houston, TX 77005. Back by popular demand, they will have a cupcake truck brimming with sweet treats.
  • Friday, October 10 from 2-7pm at West U Fitness, 6211 Edloe Street, Houston, TX 77005.  There will be 15 minute presentations at 4 and 4:45 about pre and post race nutrition and general nutrition tips.
Race Day Schedule: 6:45 Registration Opens
7:45 Race Day Registration Ends
7:45 Packet Pickup Ends
8:00 5K Start
8:45 1 Mile Kids' Fun Run Start
9:15 Costume Contest
9:30 Awards Ceremony
Refund and Transfer Policy: There are no refunds or transfers. 
Bikes, scooters, etc.: No bikes, scooters, rollerblades or skateboards permitted in either event. Strollers are permitted in the 1 mile fun run. 
Parking: Parking in West U is extremely limited. If you can, please plan to walk or ride your bike to the race. If you do drive, please follow volunteer instructions as to where to park and make sure to park legally without blocking driveways. The West U police will likely be out ticketing and we would hate for you to have more than sore legs as a souvenir of the race.
Chip Timing: The 5k race will be chip timed using the ChronoTrack Electronic timing system.
Costume Contest: There will be a costume contest at 9:15. Awards will be given for costumes in the following categories: Best Female, Best Male, Best Couple and Best Child. 
Photos: Your Sporting Image will be taking race photographs. Photos may be viewed at www.yoursportingimage.com following the race. 
2013 Results: 2013 Results may be found here - https://www.nolimitstiming.com/results/default.aspx?event=23641

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