100 mile, 100K, 50 mile, 50K, 26.2 mile,
13.1mile, 24 HOUR, 12 HOUR
Saturday, December 28, 2013
Start Time: 7:30 AM
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
100M, 100K, 50M, 50K, 26.2M, 13.1M, 24
hour, 12 hour
100 mile $130 100K $100 50
mile $80 50K $ 65 Marathon $55
Half Marathon $55 24 hour $100, 12 hour $80
Online registration with Ultra
Signup (click here).
Register by 11/30/2013 to guarantee shirt size. Registration
closes on 12/15/2013. No refunds.
Race Day Registration - Subject to availability. Email or
call RD. Add $15 on race day. Shirt sizes are not guaranteed.
2.01 mile loop - flat, paved jogging trail. Run
100M-50 loops, 100K-31 loops, 50M-25 loops, 50K-16 loops, marathon-13 loops,
half marathon-6 loops + out and back.
24 hour and 12 hour-run as many of the 2.01 mile loops as possible within the
allotted time (no partial loops).
Click here for Course Map
100 mile - 30 hours; 100K - 24 hours; 50 miles - 14 hours; 50K
- 10 hours; Marathon - 8 hours; Half-Marathon - 4 hours. For the 24 Hour: Start at 7:30 AM
- Saturday 12/28/2013 - Finish 7:30 AM - Sunday 12/29/2013; 12 Hour Start at 7:30 AM -
Saturday 12/29/2013 - Finish 7:30 PM. This event is walker and velocity challenged
At each 2.01 mile loop (start/finish) Water, Gatorade, Coke,
Mountain Dew, Sprite, oranges, hot dogs, grilled cheese sandwiches, pretzels, chips,
candies, cookies, pb&j sandwiches, ham/turkey/cheese sandwiches, hot soup, oatmeal,
hot chocolate, coffee. Hot pizzas will be served at dusk.
There are 2 toilets around the 2.01 mile
loop. One is near the start and finish and one is half way around the trail.
Parking by the tennis court or along jogging trail on War
Register by 11/30 to guarantee your shirt size. 12/1-12/15
shirt size 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
100M/100K-custom designed belt buckle.
50M/50K/26.2/13.1-custom designed medal.
24hour/12 hour-custom designed plaque.
Near the start line between 6:45 AM and 7:15 AM on race
Check your registration.
10 minutes before the start. AT THE
There will be a drop bag location area near the starting line.
Easy access to your car along the jogging trail.
1. Course will be open to the public during
park hours. You should expect to see walkers, joggers,
baby-strollers, etc. Please share the trail with them. Please do not
run/walk more than 2 abreast. Yield to fast runners passing.
2. Parking Lot Crossings - The race does not cross any streets; however, there are
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 entries.
3. The main gate entrance is located on War Memorial Drive (by the tennis
court). Park hours are from 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM. If you need to enter
or exit the park outside these hours, the main entrance gate will be open on the hour by
Park Security. Please plan accordingly.
4. Park will be patrolled by Park Security from 10:00 PM (Saturday, 12/28) until 6:00
AM (Sunday, 12/29).
5. Glass beverage containers are prohibited. Absolutely no littering.
6. Pacer - 100M,100K, 24 Hour - after 50M or after dark, whichever comes
first; only one pacer at a time; must sign waiver and check in.
100K, 100M and 24 Hour participants: Park
hours are from 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM. The main entrance gate on War Memorial Drive and
Eldridge Parkway will be closed after 10:00 PM. This main entrance gate can be opened by a
park security officer on the hour. If you need to enter or exit after those hours, please
Needed, greatly appreciated and will receive
Temperatures may vary from 55-75 degrees.
Holiday Inn Express
I-10 West Energy Corridor
12323 Katy Freeway
Houston, TX 77079
(281) 493-5626 local phone number
(877) 859-5095 reservations
Group rate: $84.99
Group code: TNR
Group Name: Texas Ninjas Racing
Event Name: Houston Running Festival
Late check out up to 2:00 PM
Beneficiary - The Houston Running Festival supports the http://www.operationsmile.org.
Operation Smile provides free
surgeries to repair cleft lip, cleft palate and other facial deformities for children
around the globe.
Results will be on the Ultra Signup website, Run Houston Timing
website and will be submitted to Ultra Running Magazine.