Sunday, May 4, 2014
Time: 8:00 AM Gator 1 Mile (12 and
9:00 A.M. Gator
Location: Alexander Deussen Park in Summerwood
Address: 12303 Sonnier St., Houston, TX 77044
5K $25.00 1 Mile $15.00
(age 12 and younger) 5K & 1 Mile (age 12 and younger) combo package
Lazy Gator $15.00 (You receive a t-shirt and a great place to cheer runners)
Race Day: 5K $30.00
Check your registration
To register online: (CLICK HERE) Online registration will close on Wednesday at 6pm 4/30/14. To
register after Wednesday, please print out an APPLICATION
and take it to the race site from 7:00-7:45 AM.
5K, 1 Mile (age 12 and younger), Lazy
Gator (Non competitive, non running, non walking,
spectator event. Participants may arrive at any time with your own chair to cheer
on the runners. Participants receive a t-shirt and a spot to place your comfy
chair. The ultimate activity for an arm-chair coach. )
The course starts by the boat docks on Lake Houston, winds around on
a scenic jogging path throughout Duessen Park, and ends back at the open air pavilion
where the post race celebration will be held. Stollers are permitted, however, we
request participants with strollers move towards the back behind the walkers. Please use
caution when crossing streets. Click here for Course Map
From I-59, go East on Beltway 8. Take a left on Lake Houston. Turn
right on Deussen Parkway.
From Kingwood: Go South on West Lake Houston Parkway towards the Beltway. Turn left
on Duessen Parkway (this is in Summerwood, at the stoplight with a gas station with
McDonald's on the left). Turn left on Duessen Drive. This takes you into the park.
Continue straight until you reach the open air pavilion near the lake.
Packet pickup and race day registration:
Greentree Elementary, May 2rd from 7:30 AM until 4 PM. 3502
Brookshadow Drive, Kingwood, TX 77345. (281) 641-1900. Packet pickup starts again at
7:00 AM on race morning at Duessen Park. Race day registration will be available - please
print out an APPLICATION
to speed up the process.
Temperatures may vary from 60-75 degrees.
None Check your registration
This event is walker and velocity challenged participant
Each participant will receive a shirt. Register by April 19th to
guarantee shirt size. We will do our best to accomodate those who register
For the Gator 1 Mile (ages 12 and under) race
announcements and instructions will start at 7:45. The race starts at 8:00 AM sharp.
For the Gator 5K race announcements and instructions will start at
8:45. The race starts at 9:00 AM sharp.
There will be water available at the start/finish line and at the
1.5 mile turnaround. Toilets are located near the start/finish line.
There will be a drop bag location area near the starting line.
Everyone receives a plush finisher gator. 1st, 2nd and 3rd
place in each age group will receive an award.
Snacks, fruit, and drinks are available while you cheer on the other
runners as they finish.
Finishing results will be available on the website.
The net proceeds of this race will be donated to Greentree
Elementary to promote health and fitness.
Photos from participants and volunteers:
From Steve & Paula Boone (photos)
Course Records: your name could be here
|Gator 1 Mile Kid's Run
||Olivia Thompson (13) 21:34 - 2011
||Carly Stroud (11) 6:16 - 2011
||Thoralf Andreassen (50) 19:46 - 2011
||Blake Parr (10) 6:22 - 2011