Race Information

2015 – 5th Annual Boxer Boogie 5k/3k

Date:
Sunday October 25th, 2015 8:30AM

Location:
Pickrell Park – Schertz, Texas
703 Oak St.
Schertz, TX 78154 (Click here for Map)

Description:registerbri
A morning of fun at Pickrell Park – Schertz, Texas. Free tacos, water and healthy snacks provided. 5k is a chip timed and 3k is a fun run event. Both races are dog friendly. Costume contest before race. Dressing your dog is encouraged to win more prizes and just because it’s fun! Race proceeds benefiting Alamo Boxer Rescue.

Course Description:
The course is mostly paved road. Course travels through Schertz neighborhoods. Stroller and wheelchair friendly.

Race Highlights:
Free Event T-Shirt, First 500 Register early!
Free Boxer Shorts, First 200 Register early!
iPad Drawing, First 200 Register early!
Costume Contest Before Race
Tacos Provided by Taco Cabana
Free Photo Booth, Receive a Free 4X6 Glossy
Dog Bibs are available for $5

Registration Fees:
Adult 5K/3k (5k Chip Timed, 3k Fun Run)
$30 – Before October 1, 2015
$35 – After October 1, 2015
$40 – Day of race

Child 3K/5K – 14 and under (5k Chip Timed, 3k Fun Run)
$10 – Before October 1, 2015
$15 – After October 1, 2015
$20 – Day of race

Virtual Runner – Sleep in and still support the boxers from home!
$25 –You will receive a runners packet via mail, packet includes race material, participant bib, Event T-Shirt (First 500) and Boxer Shorts (First 200)

Dog Bibs

$5 – This is a race bib to put on your dog! A great way to show support.

Boxer Boogie Team Registrations

Boxer Boogie Team Registrations

Teams/Groups
Save with Team/Group discount. 5 or more participants, $20 each participant. Get your office, friends or family together and save!

All walkers and runners must pre-register before participating. Day of registration opens at 7AM.
No Refunds. In the event of rain, the race will not be rescheduled and no refunds will be given. All event fees are considered donations.

Runners Prizes:
Prizes will be awarded to top 5k finishers
Male & Female
0-14, 15-24, 25-39, 40+

Costume Contest Prizes:
Best Overall Costume
Most Scary
Best Owner & Dog Coordinated Outfit
Best Dressed Boxer

Packet Pickup at REI Sports

Packet Pickup at REI Sports

Packet Pickup:
Saturday October 24th 1pm-6pm at REI Recreational Equipment – San Antonio

REI San Antonio – (Map and Directions) 
11745 IH-10 West, Suite 110
San Antonio, TX 78250
210-877-2329

What is packet pickup?: A good time to get your T-Shirt and Bib early. Please come a day early to pickup your participant packet. Packet includes your race bib, Event T-Shirt (First 500) and Boxer Shorts (First 200)

 

Parking:
Available around the entire park and adjacent to the starting point (on Oak Street and FM1518).

Doggy Rules:
Well behaved dogs on 6 foot leash welcome. Please be conscious of other dogs space when running or milling around. And remember your dog needs to get in shape for a 5K too, so be sure to do your training runs with Fido. Doggie bags will be provided in packets, please pick up after your dog.

Additional T-Shirts / Boxer Shorts:
Event T-Shirts and Shorts will be available for purchase at packet pickup or at race day while supplies last. T-Shirts $20 Boxer Shorts $10

Who is Alamo Boxer Rescue?:
ABR is a 501-3 (c) non-profit group of volunteers dedicated to saving the lives of Boxers that are impounded, stray, abused and in need of medical care in the San Antonio and surrounding areas. We really appreciate your support and hope you have a fun time at Boxer Boogie! 100% of Proceeds return to Alamo Boxer Rescue.

neededsmallVolunteering for Boxer Boogie:
It’s easy to volunteer. Volunteer duties include passing out water, cheering runners along course, general help. Volunteers receive a free T-Shirt and Tacos. We have vehicles to shuttle you to stations.
Schools Clubs and Organizations are also welcomed to volunteer. Visit our contact form page and complete volunteer form. Volunteers need to arrive no later than 6:30AM.

Sponsoring Boxer Boogie:
Sponsoring is a good way to get your local business advertised and help support a good cause. Please email Jim Cahalan via contact form with sponsorship inquires.

Schedule of Events:

5:00AM Race Director and Core Volunteers arrive
7:00AM Volunteers / Vendors arrive
7:00AM Race Day Registration Opens
8:00AM Costume Contest Under Pavilion
8:15AM 10min Warm Up Provided by JK Fitness Under Pavilion
8:30AM 5k Start
8:40AM 3k Start
9:20AM iPad 2 drawing winner announced
9:25AM 5k Race Prizes Announced
9:45AM ABR Alum Photo – Picture opportunity for all ABR Alum Dogs. Please bring your ABR Alum Dog.
10:00AM Event cleanup

 

 

 

Race Director Steve Flannery at 210-241-2054.