Apocalypse Survivors Marathon/Half Marathon
Marathon, Half Marathon Run or Walk
Sunday, December 23, 2012 7:30 A.M.
Location: Bear Creek Park / jogging trail by the tennis court
Address: 3535 War Memorial Dr., Houston, TX 77084
Race director: Yen Nguyen email: firstname.lastname@example.org 713-417-3338
$50 thru 11/30 $55
12/1-12/22 $65 race day checks payable to
Online registration (click
here). Mail registration form by Monday, December 17. Race day registration only with
the race director's approval (print out an APPLICATION
and take it to the race site an hour before the
beginning of the event).
Marathon (26.2 miles), Half marathon (13.1 miles)
2.03 mile loop. Marathon - 13 loops. Half - 6
loops plus out and back. Run counter-clockwise on a flat paved jogging trail. Click
here for Course Map
Course Certification: The course is certified.
Parking by the tennis court or along jogging trail on War
Race day registration:
At the park starting one hour before the event each day.
Bear Creek Park, 3535 War Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77084. Race day
registration will be available if the race has not filled - please print out an APPLICATION
to speed up the process.
Near the start line between 6:45 AM and 7:15 AM on race day.
Temperatures may vary from 55-75 degrees.
100 participants Check your
day registration only with the permission of the race director.
8 hours. This event is walker and velocity challenged
Register by 11/30 to guarantee your shirt size. 12/1-12/22
shirt size not guaranteed. Race day registration shirt is not guaranteed.
Timing will be provided by Run Houston Timing www.runhoustontiming.net
Chips will be available for pickup starting at 6:45 am on race morning at the Bear Creek
Park. 3535 War Memorial Drive, Houston, TX 77084
Zombies: Are highly discouraged because we do not want our participants gnawed on.
10 minutes before the start. AT THE STARTING
Holiday Inn Express
I-10 West Energy Corridor
2323 Katy Freeway
Houston, TX 77079
Phone: (281) 493-5626 extension 0 "In House Reservations"
Special rate: $79.99 for Friday thru Sunday (guaranteed until 12/14/12) Group TN1
Every 2.01 miles at the start/finish line. There will be water,
Gatorade, pretzels, bananas and cookies available. Toilets are located near the
There will be a drop bag location area near the starting line.
Course will be open to the public. You should expect to see
walkers, joggers, baby-strollers, zombies, etc. Please share the trail with them. Please
do not run/walk more than two abreast. Yield to fast runners passing.
Parking Lot Crossings - The race does not cross any
streets; however, there are a few intersections at various parking lots. Signs
will be posted to make park users aware that a "Race is In Progress".
Please use caution while crossing parking lot entrances.
Absolutely no littering.
Everyone receives a finisher medal.
Rest up for the holidays. Sandwiches, wraps, chips, desserts,
and soda will be available.
Finishing results will be available on the website.