4th Annual HCMPO Walk-N-Rolla



Where:
The University of Texas Pan American, 1201 W University Dr., Edinburg, Hidalgo County  |  View Map
Hosted by:
HCMPO
 

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Event Details

Hidalgo County Metropolitan Planning Organization

4TH ANNUAL WALK N ROLLA

TOTALLY 80's

5K RUN/WALK, 20 MILE BIKE RIDE, 40 MILE BIKE RIDE CHALLENGE, MUTT STRUTT & HEALTH FAIR

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

UTPA WELLNESS AND RECREATION SPORTS COMPLEX

1640 W. Schunior St., Edinburg, TX 78541

(Corner of Sugar Rd. and Schunior St.)

7:00 A.M.-12:00 P.M.

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!!! FREE UTPA PARKING!!

 

WALK-N-ROLLA EVENTS

MUST REGISTER TO PARTICIPATE IN THE FOLLOWING:

$25 registration fee until April 6th, 2014 / $35 on-site registration fee (Cash/Check only from 7-8AM)

 20 MILE BIKE RIDE @ 8:15AM
Created for novice riders
40 MILE BIKE RIDE CHALLENGE @ 8:30 AM
Created for experienced riders, Riders will complete the 20 mile route 2X to test riders' endurance. Racers who unable to complete the challenge by 11:30am, will be picked up and driven back to the start/finish line
√ Course- Will be escorted by trained individuals, EMTs, police officers, and SAG vehicles
√ Bib Number- Number will be placed in your packet. Please wear your bid number throughout the race in order to keep track of winners.
√ Timing - The run will not be chip timed, but a race clock will be set up for competitive runners that wish to view their official time when crossing the finish line.
√ Water and Fruit - Will be available at the finish line. If you are unable to complete the course without hydrating, we recommend bringing a sports bottle or fuel belt.

BIKE ROUTE MAP


5K RUN @ 9AM

5K WALK/STROLL @ 9:15AM

√ Course-Goes around the UTPA campus and will be escorted by trained individuals, EMTs, and police escorts.

√ Strollers Welcome-There will be no fee for children under the age of 4.

√ Bib Number- Number will be placed in your packet. Please wear your bid number throughout the race in order to keep track of winners.

√ Timing - The run will not be chip timed, but a race clock will be set up for competitive runners that wish to view their official time when crossing the finish line.

√ Water and Fruit - Will be available at the finish line. If you are unable to complete the course without hydrating, we recommend bringing a sports bottle or fuel belt.

 

5K ROUTE MAP

 

 

SHIRTS & PARTICIPATION MEDALS:

Race shirt for

First 300 to pick up their packet! Every effort will be made to provide proper shirt size for each participant. Shirts are available on a first come, first serve basis (i.e. shirt sizes are not guaranteed, even if you register early.)

 

Participation Medals for

First 290 to cross finish line in 5K Run/Walk/Stroll

First 5 to cross finish line in 20 Mile Bike Ride

First 5 to cross finish line in 40 Mile Bike Ride Challenge

 

AWARDS:

First place 5K overall finishers (male & female)

Top three 5K finishers (1st, 2nd & 3rd male & female) by age division: 18 & under, 19-25, 26-39, 40+

Top three 20 mile bike ride finishers

Top three 40 mile bike ride challenge finishers

 

PACKET PICK UP:

Bike Masters-McAllen

6201 N 10th Street

Wed, April 9th, 2014

4:00-7:00PM

(956)627-2200


FREE WALK-N-ROLLA EVENTS:

HEALTH FAIR @ 7AM-12PM on the corner of Sugar and Schunior....Vendors from across the RGV will be providing information on their products and services as well as performing free health screenings.

HEALTH FAIR MAP

 

MUTT STRUTT @ 10:30AM on the corner of Sugar and Schunior.... This course is located on the UTPA campus. It is escorted by trained individuals from Palm Valley Animal Shelter. Palm Valley will also display animals in need of adoption. The course is created to encourage a healthy lifestyle for the entire family, including pets. An 80's pet costume contest will follow.


MUTT STRUTT ROUTE

 


80's COSTUME CONTEST @ 11:30AM on the corner of Sugar and Schunior.... Break out the jelly bracelets, leg warmers, spandex, and Aqua Net!! Dance to Rad 80's music and show everyone your inner 80's Icon. Awards will be given to (1st, 2nd & 3rd) by division: best individual, best group/team/couple, & best dog!

 

 

$10 WALK-N-ROLLA CHARITY RAFFLE: Various Items

$10 raffle tickets will be sold (Cash & Check only) @ HCMPO office, day of packet pick up, and on-site. Keep your ticket stub handy. Winners names will be announced throughout event. You do not need to be present to win.

$20 CHARITY RAFFLE: FAMILY 4 PACK TO DISNEY WORLD

DISNEY FAMILY PACK: FOUR complimentary Disneyland Resort One (1) Day Park Hopper Tickets. This is valued at $548.00. The tickets are valid during normal operating hours and provide admission to a magical experience at both Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park for one day. Tickets will expire 02/18/2016.

FIND US ON FACEBOOK!

FOR MORE INFO, PLEASE CONTACT:

Hidalgo County MPO

Chanel Borrego

cborrego@hcmpo.org

956.969.5778

 

Sponsors/Partners

L & G Engineering

Valley Retina Institute

Gulf Coast Institute

Bike Masters

City of Pharr

Rio Grande Valley Partnership

McAllen Sports

Bridges Port-A-Potty

4imprint

RGV Events

Road ID

Healthy Valley Magazine

 

Health Fair Participants

Rodeo Dental

South Texas Juvenile Diabetes Association

McAllen Metro

Valley Metro

Tey Women's Health Center

Spineworks Chiropractic

Max Muscle

Freels Orthodontics

Dynamic Kids Therapy

McGruff Crime Dog


 

Raffle Donors

Gladys Porter Zoo

Museum Of South Texas History

Striders Bikes

Disney Land Resorts

Academy Sports and Outdoors

Chuck E. Cheese's

Game Stop

Olive Garden
 

 

Event Coordinators

University of Texas Pan-American

UTPA Wellness and Recreation Sports Complex

Hidalgo County MPO

Hidalgo County Sherriff Department

South Texas Juvenile Diabetes Association