This year’s race promises to be a great start to the Summer running season and a great opportunity for a new personal best on this fast out-and-back course along beautiful, historic Heights Boulevard.
Coming up on Saturday, June 2nd, 2018, the Heights Fun Run has become a Houston tradition!
Contribute to a great cause, achieve a new PR, and continue the tradition for you and your family by signing up again this year!
Houston Heights Association’s 33rd Annual Heights Fun Run and Kids 1K
Saturday, June 2, 2018
Marmion Park – 1800 block of Heights Boulevard 77008
This annual family-friendly event begins and ends in Marmion Park in the 1800 block of Heights Boulevard, and includes a 5K Run, a 5K Walk and a Kids 1K race. We’re also bringing back the 10K race, added last year!
The USA Track & Field certified course along scenic Heights Boulevard, will provide a run with a view. Individual 5K and 10K runners’ timing will be tracked with disposable timing chips and conducted by Run Wild Sports Timing. The Kids 1K race will not be timed, nor will walkers.
The 5K Run will start at 7:30 AM, the 5K Walk at 7:35, the 10K Run at 7:40, and the Kids 1K at 8:30.
After 8:00 AM, everyone is invited to the After-Race Party in the Park (always a good time!) which will include entertainment, door prizes, refreshments, and more. Awards will be presented starting around 9:00 to the top three males and females in 13 age groups, with all Kids Run participants receiving a medal at the finish line.
The 5K Fun Run & Walk is only $25 through May 30, the 10K race is $30, and the Kids 1K race is just $15. Registration fees increase after May 30.
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