Brought to you by Texas Children's Hospital and the Houston Marathon Foundation
Families with children of all abilities are invited to participate in the Texas Children’s Hospital and Houston Marathon Foundation Family Fun Run on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus. This event, formerly known as the Kids’ Fun Run, has a rich history of over 15 years with our hospital. We are very excited to celebrate the second year including the entire family to educate and encourage Houston-area children and their families to adopt active, healthy lifestyles!The Family Fun Run will include both a 1K and 3K course. Participants of all abilities, including those needing walkers and wheelchairs, are welcome. There will not be prizes given for top finishers; all will receive an award for participating! The race will take place rain or shine.
Saturday, April 5, 2014Start time: 9:00 am
Texas Children’s Hospital West CampusLocated at I-10 and Barker Cypress18200 Katy FreewayHouston, TX 77094
Post-race Family Fun Zone open until noon featuring:
Click here to see photos from the inaugural Family Fun Run on April 13, 2013.
Registration will open in January 2014. For safety reasons, all participants on the race course must be registered (this includes infants, those pushing wheelchairs, etc.). Registration will not be accepted the day of the event. There are no refunds or transfers.
Participants will be expected to collect their race materials (t-shirt, bib, etc.) prior to race day. Dates are yet to be determined. One participant of a team/family may pick up the materials for the entire team/family. You may also have a third-party pick up your materials if you are unable.
A volunteer force of approximately 200 will be needed. Volunteer registration will open in January 2014.
Parking will be available at the following locations with shuttles to and from the race site. Parking will NOT be available at Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus or Methodist West Houston Hospital. Look for signage and volunteers on race day for more details:
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 832-824-2247. Note: The operator of this e-mail and phone number will be unavailable on Friday, April 4 and Saturday, April 5.
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