Selma / Schertz Salute to Service Members 5K

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Selma / Schertz Salute to Service Members 5K Race Description

 

 

 

RACE THEME:  Patriotic! Prize for Most Patriotic Male & Most Patriotic Female.

Wounded, Ill, and injured Service Members free with coupon code.  Call Office at 210-826-0500 to receive coupon code. 

Kids Freedom Fun Run is free for ages 3-8.

There will be one wave for ages 3-5 and one for ages 6-8.

The Kids Freedom Fun Run and 5k are two separate races. If your child would like to do the 5k with chip timing and awards they must have a paid registration. 

 

ALL RUNNERS  (ADULTS & CHILDREN) MUST BE REGISTERED TO RUN WITH THE EXCEPTION OF CHILDREN IN STROLLERS OR WAGONS. 

** ONLY ADAPTIVE BIKES ARE ALLOWED**

Want to run but can't join us in person? Sign-up as a virtual runner We appreciate your support

 EARLY PACKET PICKUP LOCATIONS:

 THURSDAY, TBD AT GUNN CHEVROLET  LOBBY.  11 AM-6 PM IH 35 FRONTAGE RD SELMA, TX 78154

                   Friday TBD 11 AM-3 PM IH 35 FRONTAGE RD SELMA, TX 78154

RACE DAY PACKET PICK UP AND ON SITE REGISTRATION:

                                         SATURDAY MARCH 10, 2023 AT BLUEBONNET PLACE 6:45am - 8:00 AM 

 YOU'LL BE ENTERED TO WIN A $100 GIFT CARD AT EARLY PACKET PICK

T-SHIRTS WILL BE GIVEN TO THE FIRST 300 REGISTERED. SHIRT SIZE IS NOT GUARANTEED. 

 

Awards:

Overall Male/Female 

1st-3rd place, male/female in 5-year age groups

15 and under, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39....80+

Awards for Adapted Divisions:

Adaptive ambulatory (runners/walkers with prosthetics, orthotics, cane, etc.)

 Hand Cycle

 Recumbent

Motorized category (power chair, scooter, Segway- max speed 8mph)

Wheelchair racing

Manual chair & sports chair

If you have a question about which adaptive category you fall into, please email Felicia@operationcomfort.org

** Medals will only be given to 1st-3rd place in each division**

 

RACE DAY SCHEDULE:

6:45 am-8:00 am -Packet Pick-up, Day of Registration, Kids Freedom Fun Run Sign Up

7 am-10 am Silent Auction (Locate inside near registration tables)

7:30 am Call to Gather for race warm-up

7:45 am Warm up By David & Ruben (Located in front of outside area stage in back)

8:00 am - Opening Ceremony

8:15- Kids Freedom Run

8:30 - 5k Starts, Adaptive Divisions,

Handcycle/Recumbents/Wheelchair racing 

5k Runners will start 5 min after cyclists take off.

Walkers/rollers will follow up with the runners.

10 am Awards and Silent Auction Winners

The race Course Closes at 11 am 

 

 

NO REFUNDS--RUN RAIN OR SHINE.  The course is open to traffic during the race.  Service Dogs are welcome with vests. No other animals are allowed.

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    Selma / Schertz Salute to Service Members 5K Where & When

  • Location: Selma, TX 78154
  • Race Date: 2023/03/11 08:00:00 AM (Saturday)
  • Categories:
    • 5K Run/Walk
    • Hand-Cycle
    • Recumbent
    • Virtual 5k
    • Manual Chair & Sport Chair
    • Motorized Chair (power chair, segway, scooter, etc.)
    • Race Chair
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Fantastic organization and great staff. Looking forward to next years event.

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  • Based on a 5 year average and a race date of March 11th, Selma, TX can expect temperatures between 29℉ and 43℉ with humidity around 86% and precipitation of 0.12".
    Last year the weather condition was Partly cloudy.
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