What is the date of Texas 10 Huntsville?
The Huntsville 10 will take place on Sunday, September 25, 2016.
Where does Huntsville 10 take place?
The race takes place on the campus of Sam Houston State University Huntsville, TX.
What time does Huntsville 10 start?
START TIMES (estimated):
5 mile and 10 mile race − 7:00am
Kid’s 1 mile − 9:45am
Where are the Start and Finish located?
The start line is located Bowers Stadium. 620 Bowers Blvd, Huntsville, TX 77340.
Where can I find the course map?
Can I run with a baby jogger, skateboard, bike or dog?
No and Yes, in consideration for the safety of all participants; baby joggers, skateboards, bikes and animals are prohibited on the 5 mile and 10 mile course. A baby jogger will be allowed on the Kid’s 1 mile race.
Can I run with headphones?
Headphones are not prohibited but are strongly discouraged. Participants who wear headphones must remain aware of safety vehicles, race officials, traffic and other runners. Any participant who fails to follow directions from race officials is subject to being removed from the racecourse, for their own safety and the safety of other participants. All RUNNERS are responsible for knowing the course.
What is the time limit for Huntsville 10?
All streets must be reopened to traffic by 10:00 AM, and all participants from the 10 mile and 5 mile must be able to cross the Finish Line by 9:45 AM to be recorded as an official finisher (with time and place).
No refunds will be given for registered participants who are directed off the course due to pace – no exceptions.
SAG Wagons and equipment trucks will follow the the last participant to move slower runners to the side of road, and reopen the streets. These participants will not be able to finish the race or receive their medal, but may participate in the post race party.
Do I need a qualifying time to participate?
No, there is no qualifying time to participate in Huntsville 10.
Can I walk?
Yes, if you are able to finish by 9:45 AM.
What time will the roads close?
Road and lane closures will take place around 6:30 AM.
How many water stations will you have?
There will be Water Stations along the course at miles 1.5, 3, 4.5, 6.5, 8, 9.5 and one (1) at the Finish Line.
What do I do if I injure myself on the course?
There will be ambulance and bike EMS teams providing medical support along the course. Runners will have access to medical support at each Water Station.
Will there be food at the finish line?
Yes, there will be food at the finish line provided by the event producer and several other vendors.
Is the course closed to traffic?
Yes, one lane will be closed for runners. Lanes will be coned off throughout the race for runners’ safety.
Is the course USA Track and Field Certified?
Yes, Texas10 Huntsville is USA Track and Field certified. The course received certification status in March of 2014.
How do I register for Huntsville 10?
Click HERE to register online.
What is the age limit for Huntsville 10?
Participants must be at least 13 years old by race day to participate in the 10 mile race and 9 years old by race day to participate in the 5 mile race. Athletes younger than the set age limit may contact the Race Director for the opportunity to participate.
How do I make changes to my registration once it has been submitted?
If you would like to make changes to your registration you must do so by contacting Texas 10 Series at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Can I switch from the 10 mile race to the 5 mile race or vice versa?
Yes, participants may switch from one race to the other 15 days prior to the event (based on availability). Participants may do this by contacting email@example.com. At this point there will not be a transfer fee.
Is there a limit on the number of participants in the race?
Yes, Texas10 has a limit of 500 participants for the 10 mile distance. The 5 mile distance and kid’s 1 mile may have caps placed as registration increases. Currently organizers reserve the right to reduce these numbers.
When will registration close?
Online registration will remain open if capacity is not reached. If capacity is not reached, we will accept registrations at packet pickup and possibly race morning.
Please reference our Facebook page for updates if the event will accept Race Day Registration.
How many participants are in the 10 mile & 5 mile races?
Approximately 85% of participants are 10 mile participants.
Do you give out my email address?
No, we do not sell email addresses. We do promote and produce other events. You may be notified about event details from the following produced events: The Woodlands Marathon Management and Texas 10 Race Management.
What is Texas 10 Race Management refund policy?
We adhere to the standard running industry policy. All entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. We have to plan well in advance for certain accommodations for race participants, and therefore cannot offer refunds. You may not give or sell your number to another individual. You may request to defer your registration to another Texas 10 Series event for the 10 mile and 5 mile distances. The deferment deadline is 30 days prior to the event. After that there will be no deferrals given. There is a $15 deferral fee. This policy stays in effect whether you are injured, have an unexpected business or family emergency, etc. Sorry, there are NO exceptions. There will be no deferrals for the Kid’s 1 mile. There will be a $15 fee for all deferral requests. In the event of inclement weather or a race date change, event organizers reserve the right to reschedule the race. All registered runners will have the option to stay in the current race or receive a transfer their entry to another Texas 10 race.
I registered for Texas10 Huntsville without a discount code, but now I have a code. Can you refund me the difference?
Yes, we will only refund participants that win a free entry and or have a sponsored complimentary entry that currently registered for the event.
Can I register on the day of the event?
Yes, if the event has not reached capacity.
Results, Photos and Awards
Where can I find race results after the race?
Results of Texas10 Huntsville can be found at the Results Tent on race day. Results will also be posted online at www.texas10series.com after the race.
Where can I find race photos after the race?
Photos of Texas10 Huntsville can be found on the website under the event photos tab. Capstone Photography is our official photographer and photos should be available within 48 hours after the event.
Do all participants receive a medal?
Yes, all participants will receive finisher medals.
Will there be age group awards?
Age group awards will be awarded 3 deep in the 10 mile and 5 mile distance. Please click here to see the award categories and prizes..
If I have feedback concerning the race, whom should I contact?
If you have any feedback about the race please email Texas 10 Race Management at firstname.lastname@example.org.