Schedule of Events

On October 26, 2019, the 7th Annual PAINT THE PARKWAY PINK FUN RUN presented by Thrive Well Cancer Foundation will be held in Stone Oak at the Independence Hill Retirement Center.  This event is aimed to raise awareness and funds to support those with breast cancer.

Registered participants in the 5K race, the one mile walk, the kid’s run, and the diaper dash will receive a race t­shirt (adult and youth sizes available). Awards will be presented to the top finishers (overall and by age) in the 5K race. Only the 5K registrants will be timed. Children participating in the kid’s run will receive special prizes for completed laps.

ONLINE REGISTRATION LINK COMING SOON

Location:

Independence Hill Retirement Community

20450 Huebner Rd, San Antonio, TX 78258

Events:

  •  5K timed run
  •  One mile fun walk/run (untimed)
  •  Kids’ fun run (ages 2-­8)

Schedule of Events

  •  Online registration closes Wed, October 23 @ midnight
  •  Registration in person and Packet pickup—Friday, October 25, 2019 @ 2:00 to 6:00 pm
    • Location: TBA
    • NO CREDIT CARDS WILL BE TAKEN AT PACKET PICK-UP – Checks or cash only!!! 
  •  Race Day events
    • 7:30­ – 8:30 am: Race day registration for all events and packet pick-­up for online registration
      • NO CREDIT CARDS WILL BE TAKEN ON RACE DAY – Checks or cash only!!! 
      • Please note that race day registration will close at 8:30 am promptly to prepare for the race
      • Race day registration for the 5K will be timed if completed by 8:30 am
    • 8:30 am: Kids run begins
    • 9:00 am: Opening Ceremony and Star Spangled Banner (please remove all ball caps)
    • 9:15 am: 5K race and one mile walk start
    • 10:00 am: Awards Ceremony for 5K (see categories below)
Entry Fees:
  • 5K Run (timed):
    • $30 if registered online by midnight, Wednesday, October 23, 2019
    • $35 if register at packet pick-­up on Friday, October 25 or onsite race day
    • No registrations after 8:30 am on race day
    • Cash or check ONLY for on-site registrations (Friday & Saturday)
  • One mile walk (untimed)
    • $20 if registered online by midnight, Wednesday, October 23, 2019
    • $25 if register at packet pick-up on Friday, October 25 or onsite race day
    • No registrations after 8:30 am on race day
  • Kids Fun Run (untimed): ages 2 to 8 years
    • $10 registration online, at packet pickup, and race day until 8:30 am
  •  ***BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS ARE FREE***

5K Top Awards:

  • Top overall female and male
  • Top Masters female and male (40 +)
  • Top Breast Cancer Survivor
  • Top Team Awards
    • Largest team
    • Most spirited team
  • All kids 10 and under who complete the 5k will receive a special trophy

5K Award Age Categories (top 3 female and male):

  • 10 – ­19
  • 20 – 29
  • 30 – 39
  • 40 – 49
  • 50 – 59
  • 60 – 69
  • 70 – 79
  • 80 +

Kid’s Fun Run:

  •  All registered kids will received t­shirts and “completion” ribbons
  •  For the Kid’s Fun Run, age groups 2­-4 years, 4-­6 years, 6-­8 years will, in addition to ribbons, be able to win additional prizes
  •  If your child is 4 or 6 years of age, you may have him / her participate in either the younger group or the older group, according to your assessment

Additional Information:

  •  Course will Start and End on grounds of Independence Village
  •  5K course will run through Independence Village and through Stone Oak neighborhoods
  •  One mile walk course will wind through Independence Village
  •  Courses will be well marked and distance is confirmed
  • Strollers and pets allowed. Dogs must be leashed with up to date vaccinations readily visible on collars. Runners and walkers with strollers and pets must understand that no liability will be assumed by Paint the Parkway Pink for accidents or injuries caused by said strollers or pets.
  • Teams for the 5K are encouraged—note when registering online there will be a special section to join a team or start a new team
  • Please see “Parking” section for parking information

 For questions regarding the Paint the Parkway events, please contact us at painttheparkway@gmail.com