The Fredericksburg Wildflower 5K and 10K Run/Walk follows a scenic course in and around Fredericksburg. The course begins and ends at Marktplatz downtown where parking, restrooms and registration will be available. The children’s Fun Run will also be held at Marktplatz (200-yard distance).
Stretch and warm-up is sponsored and led by fitness professionals from Hill Country Memorial Wellness Center at 8 a.m. near the race start line. The Run starts at 8:30 a.m. The Walk begins at 8:30 a.m. The Children’s Fun Run begins at 10:00 a.m. Chip timing provided.
Awards for Run contestants only will be presented for male and female categories (first, second and third-place finishers for both the 5K and 10K races). Age divisions are 0-10, 11-14, 15-21, 22-29, 30-35, 36-41, 42-47, 48-53, 54-59, 60-65, 66-69, 70-75, 76-79, 80+.
PLUS: First place Top Male and Top Female in both the 5K and 10K runs and special awards to all Fun Run children participants. Dr Pepper has donated a bike to be given away to a child 12 or under who is signed up for either the Run, Walk or Fun Run. To be eligible for awards, runners must wear a timing chip.
Souvenir T-shirts to all Run and Walk registrants. The first 200 registrants will receive a jar of wildflower jelly from Fischer & Wieser Specialty Foods.
Click here to register. Registration fee is $25 per person for walkers and $25 per person for runners with entries postmarked by April 24, 2017. Late and race-day registration at Marktplatz is $30 per person. Children’s Fun Run for ages 1-12 is $1 per child.
Pre-registration: Pick up T-shirt and race number at the HCM Wellness Center, Friday, April 27, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. On Race Day, please pick up packets before 8 a.m. at Marktplatz. Registration hours are between 7 and 8 a.m.
Proceeds from the Fredericksburg Wildflower Run/Walk benefit the Fredericksburg Academic Booster’s programs to recognize and encourage student academic achievement.
HCM Wellness Center (830) 997-1355 / email@example.com