February 19, 2017
Start Time: 7:15 am
The Up and Running 5K Run & Walk is an affordable event for the entire family. This downtown El Paso event features a scenic route around some of El Paso’s more historic buildings and runs by the historic Magoffin home, before heading back to the finish line.
The Up and Running 5k Run & Walk will utilize a computerized Chip timing system, which records each runner’s actual running time to the second.
Race numbers and timing chips must be picked up at the Springfoot Marathon Expo at the El Paso Convention Center from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, February 18, 2017; they cannot be mailed and will not be available for pick-up on race day. You must pick up your own race number and timing chip – no exceptions. You’ll need to show your race number to pick up your T-shirt and goodie bag.
T -SHIRT SIZES NOT GUARANTEED AFTER12/17/16
If you do not wear your computer chip you will not be timed.
2017 Registration Fees
May 1, 2016 – August 31, 2016
$75 Full Marathon – $60 Half Marathon – $30 5K Run/Walk
Late Registration Fees
September 1 – October 31, 2016
$90 Full marathon – $65 Half marathon – $35 5K Run/Walk
November 1 – December 31, 2016
$100 Full Marathon – $70 Half Marathon – $35 5K Run/Walk
January 1 – February 17, 2017
$110 Full Marathon – $75 Half Marathon – $40 5k
Race Expo Registration Fees February 18, 2017
$120 Full marathon – $85 Half marathon – $50 5K Run/Walk
Military Discount $5 for each race.
The Up and Running 5K race will start at 7:15 am. Shed your layers at the start and pack dry clothes and your favorite post-race snack for the finish. You’ll receive a gear check bag and label at the Expo. Your goodie bag will serve as your gear bag on race day. Bags must be claimed by 2 p.m. on race day. Do not leave valuables, cash or jewelry in your gear bag; the event is not responsible for any lost items. Dress in layers at the start, it will most likely be chilly – about 38 degrees. As the sun rises, it will warm up to about 65 degrees (average high in February). Please check the race day weather forecast and dress accordingly.
Awards will be presented to the top three men and women overall finishers during the awards ceremony after the race.
Medals will also be given to the top three male and female finishers in the following age categories:
5k Run race to the top three male and female
finishers in the following categories:
19 & under, 20 – 24, 25 – 29
30 – 34, 35 – 39 , 40 – 44 , 45 – 49
50 – 54, 55 – 59 , 60 – 64 , 65 – 69
70 – 74, 75 & over
Overall winners will not be eligible for age group awards.
Please see Register page for more information.
For a list of host hotels follow this link: http://springfootelpaso.org/visitors