Saturday, March 31, 2018

A Houston Marathon qualifying race.

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Event Information

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Saturday March 31, 2018


Location:
CityCentre Houston
800 West Sam Houston Parkway N
Houston, Texas 77024

10K Race Registration:
Early Registration – 5/1/17 to 10/31/17 – $40
Regular Registration – 11/1/17 to 2/28/18 – $45
Late Registration - 3/1/18 to 3/30/18 – $50

5K Race Registration:
Early Registration – 5/1/17 to 10/31/17 – $35
Regular Registration – 11/1/17 to 2/28/18 – $40
Late Registration - 3/1/18 to 3/30/18 – $45

Kids K Race Registration:
Regular Registration – 5/1/17 to 3/30/18 – $15

Race Registration closes at 11:59pm on Friday, March 30th. There will be not be any Race Day registration this year.

Packet Pickup:

Packet Pickup locations to be announced this fall.




Race Start Time - March 31, 2018:

7:45 am – 5K Start
7:50 am – 10K Start
9:15am - Kids K Start

Finishers Merchandise:

All 10K & 5K finishers will receive a finishers medal and a unisex tech-tee on race day.

Post Race Party:

Join in the fun after the race with food, drink, music and more for the whole family.

Getting to the Race:
You may park in any of the BLUE parking garages. Parking is FREE. Houston CityCentre is located at 800 Town and Country Blvd, Houston, TX 77024

View Parking Map

Course Map:
View Course Map


Water Stations:

Water stations are located approximately every 2 miles and at the finish.


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Virtual Race

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Are you unable to attend our event because of date conflict? Don't fret! We have a solution for you!


What is a virtual race?
A virtual race is a race that can be ran at any location. You can walk, use the treadmill, run outside or participate in another race. You can run your race at your pace wherever you like.
How does it work?
Register for our race by clicking the link below. Then, go out and run your distance. Once you complete your distance, send us a selfie picture of your smiling face giving an "I did it!" thumbs up and we will mail you the following finisher items:

1. Your Finishers Shirt
2. Your Finishers Medal
3. Your Race Bib
4. A Certificate of Completion.
5. Any sponsor give-aways that are present in our race goodie bags.*

*Please note: These vary per race and are not finalized until a week before the scheduled event.

VIRTUAL RACE Signup

A special thank you to our Sponsors

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RASports

iDataWorx

Stockwise Solutions

Sponsorship Information

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We want you! Sponsorships are the driving force behind our events and give the Sponsor a direct line of communication to our participants.



We currently have several sponsorship opportunites available!

2018 Sponsor Packet

Group Registration

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Like to run with friends? If you are interested in registering a group of 10 or more for the Green 6.2 – Give us a shout! We can customize a group registration code to help with registration and simplify your group packet pick up. [email protected]

We can accommodate running groups of any size on race day


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Volunteer Information

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We are looking for fun, energetic people to lend a helping hand on race day! Volunteer jobs will include: water stations, post-race activities, finisher merchandise, food/beverage and much more! You can expect each shift to last about 4 hours.

If you are interested in volunteering for the Green 6.2, please click the link below and tell us what area most interests you.


Volunteer Signup

Sustainability

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Our Commitment

The green6.2 team is dedicated to providing socially and environmentally responsible events. To ensure our commitment, our practices follow those measured by the Council for Responsible Sport’s standards for certification.

We thank you in advance for joining us in our efforts and following our sustainability guidelines.
Here’s what you can expect from us:


ZERO Waste Initiative
Event to host compost and recycle bins
Provide Acceptable Materials list to all vendors and sponsors
Encouraging alternative transportation to and from the race
100% paperless registration
Use of Virtual Race Bags allows us to eliminate the use of thousands of pounds of paper
Reduction of run-off water waste with filtered hydrant water
Water Station cups will be Solo Bare Cups, compostable.
Participants will receive a sapling tree from Trees of Houston for you to plant in honor of your race victory!
Reduce and reuse event signage/printed materials where possible
Commitment to partner with local businesses to enhance the event

F.A.Q.

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When is the race?

The 2017 Green 6.2 5K/10K run will be held Saturday, March 31, 2018.

Where is the race?

The 2017 Green 6.2 5K/10K run will be held at CityCenter located at:

CityCentre Houston
800 West Sam Houston Parkway N
Houston, Texas 77024

Is the race timed?

All 5K and 10K participants will be timed using a B-Tag which is attached to runner’s race bib.

What is your weather policy?

We will run Rain or Shine! If there is lightening at the time of start, then we will delay the start for a reasonable time for safety.

How much does it cost to register?

10K Race Registration:
Early Registration – 5/1/17 to 10/31/17 – $40
Regular Registration – 11/1/17 to 2/28/18 – $45
Late Registration - 3/1/18 to 3/30/18 – $50

5K Race Registration:
Early Registration – 5/1/17 to 10/31/17 – $35
Regular Registration – 11/1/17 to 2/28/18 – $40
Late Registration - 3/1/18 to 3/30/18 – $45

Kids K Race Registration:
Regular Registration – 5/1/17 to 3/30/18 – $15


Can I pick up my bib on race day?

You may also pick up your 5K / 10K bib at a bib pickup the week before the race (Date and Location TBA).

Should you lose or damage your BIB prior to race day, a $10.00 administrative fee will be required to obtain a new BIB.

Kids K Participants will pick up their materials on race morning

 

I cannot participate on race day. Can I get a refund or defer to next year?

No, we do not offer refund or allow deferrals for any reason.

What is the weather typically like on race day?

Average high: 80F
Average low: 59F

Where does the race start and finish?

The Green 6.2 start line and finish line is located at in the main plaza of the CityCentre venue..

What time does the race start?

The 5K starts at 7:45 AM, the 10K starts at 7:50 AM. The kids run starting later in the morning at 9:15 AM.

What items are not allowed on the course?

Dogs, skateboards, rollerblades, unauthorized bicycles or any other wheeled devices are not allowed on the race course

Will there be an awards ceremony?

The awards ceremony for overall winner (top 3 women, top 3 men in 5K and 10K) will take place at 9:00 am.

Do I get a t-shirt with registration?

Yes, All registrants will receive a unisex finishers tech-tee.

Do I get finisher items after the race?

5K/10K participants will receive a finishers medal. Kids K participants will receive a tech-tee and a finisher medal.

Where can I find prior year's race results?

2010 - 2010 Results
2011 – 2011 Results
2012 - 2012 Results
2013 - 2013 Results
2014 - 2014 Results
2015 - 2015 Results
2016 - 2016 Results
2017 - 2017 Results

Are there age group awards?

Yes, Age Group awards will be given out in 5 year increments for both the 5K and 10K races beginning at 14&U, 15-19, 20-24… 75+

How do I contact RA Sports Management with any questions, comments or to become a sponsor?

Email us at [email protected]


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Beneficiary

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We are currently taking applications for a race beneficiary. If you are interested, please email us at [email protected].

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