RACE DAY REGISTRATION
Registration is open on race day, 3/8/14, from 6:45am to 7:30am, however chip timing will NOT BE AVAILABLE on the day of the race.
RACE DAY UPDATES
A few race day updates and housekeeping notes have been made/added to the event website as a new tab titled:
RACE DAY UPDATES: http://shp.utmb.edu/fundrun/
* Parking Map and Race Day Agenda (in PDF download)
* Re-listing of packet pick up dates. When you registered on-line you were asked to select a packet pick up date, time and location. Refer to your confirmation for this information. If you are unable to locate your confirmation, you can re-print by clicking on the signmeup.com confirmation link provided on the tab on the website.
* Avoid the line on race day and download the iphone Race Results App: Cadence Sports, our timing company will be posting results here as runners finish. iPhone app can be downloaded at the Apple App Store.
About This Event
This 1K and 5K course will begin and end at the Galveston County Daily News facility. The 5K course will go up the Galveston Causeway, turn around, and come back the same route. The race will be chip timed. Awards will be given for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place in all categories. All participants will be eligible for door prizes. Teams are Encouraged! Minimum of 6 members
Wednesday, March 5 and Thursday, March 6 from 10 AM to 7 PM and Friday, March 7 from 10 AM to 4 PM at fitTRIrun 518 23rd Street, Galveston, TX 77550 Phone: 409-539-5150. Wednesday, March 5 and Thursday, March 6 from 5 PM to 6 PM at UTMB Specialty Care Center at Victory Lakes, 2240 Gulf Freeway, League City. Race Day (Sat, 3/8/2014) 6:45 AM until 7:30 AM, near the Start/Finish (see detail on course map).
Community Parking Lots & Shuttles: Participant parking is available at The Home Depot/Target parking lot, located at 6100 block of Broadway (located off the feeder road of the northbound lanes of I 45) and the Galveston College Charlie Thomas Applied Technology Center located at 7626 Broadway, also off the feeder road of I 45. Continuous shuttle service will pick up participants from these two parking lots and shuttle them to the drop off area at the Galveston County Daily News building parking lot. The shuttle will run from 6:30 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. and return shuttles will run from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Please allow plenty of time to park, shuttle and arrive at the staging area for the FunD Run/Walk. Please be advised Galveston Police Department will close the southbound Teichman Road exit (Exit 1C) lane at 7:15 a.m. Directional signage will be in place to guide participants to lots and to shuttle pick-up locales.
Parking WILL NOT be available at the Galveston County Daily News parking lot, nor along Teichman Road. Be advised parking may be limited and therefore carpooling is highly suggested.
Parking/transportation updates will be made available here as needed. We encourage all participants to check for updates.
Waiver and Release
WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY, ASSUMPTION OF RISK AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT In consideration of your accepting this entry, I, the undersigned, intending to be legally bound, hereby, for myself, my family, my heirs, executors, & administrators, forever waive, release and discharge any and all rights & claims for damages and causes of suit or action, known or unknown, that I may have against UTMB, the UTMB Heath School of Health Professions, The City of Galveston, Texas Department of Transportation, The Galveston County Daily News, and Galveston County and all other political entities, all independent contractors and construction firms working on or near the course, all SHP FunD Run Event committee persons, officials and volunteers and their officers, directors, employees, & all sponsors of the event , & the related race events & their officers, directors, employees, agents & representatives, successors, & assigns for any and all injuries suffered by me in this event. I attest that I am physically fit and am aware of the dangers & precautions that must be taken when running in warm or cold conditions, & have sufficiently trained for the completion of this event. I also agree to abide by any decision of an appointed medical official relative to my ability to safely continue or complete the event. I further assume and will pay my own medical & emergency expenses in the event of an accident, illness, or other incapacity regardless of whether I have authorized such expense. Further, I hereby grant full permission to the UTMB School of Health Professions and/or agents hereby authorized by them to use any photographs, videotapes, motion pictures, recording or any record of this event for any legitimate purpose at any time. I further understand that there are no entry refunds, exchanges, transfers or rollovers and the event may be cancelled due to any of the following reasons; among others, including, city orders, weather conditions, natural disasters, or the threat to local and/or national security including suspected terrorist activity. I have read this waiver carefully & understand it. Applications for minors accepted only with parent or guardian’s signature.