Welcome to the Running the Distance LLC Marathon series!!!
Small, no frills, we run because we like to have fun!!! So, if you like to run, come join us!!!
Register for one race or the entire series.
If you can not run, please consider volunteering!!!!!
Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you can volunteer
Paper application accepted up to one week before race!!
ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES WHEN RACE FILLS
All races are marathon distance, if you completes 13.1, you will be listed in results for a half and receive a medal!!!
Medals for each race, one tech shirt per series!!!!
Races are open to the public and are located on park grounds, please follow all park rules!!!
The Texas Threesome ™: Race Fees: $50, $65 after 04/15, $75 race week
05/24/14 5am start - The MS (Multiple Sclerosis) Marathon (26.2) This race benefits the NATIONAL MS SOCIETY
05/25/14 5am start - The Jim's Goose Chase Marathon (26.2)
05/26/14 5am start - Memorial Day Marathon (26.2)
The Texas Quad ™: Race Fees: $60, $70 after 9/1, $80 race week
11/27/14 5am The Walk (Quad Day 1)
11/28/14 7am - The Waddle (Quad Day 2)
11/29/14 7am - The Tortoise (Quad Day 3)
11/30/14 5am - Charlie’s Snake Wrangling Marathon (Quad Day 4)
The Texas Double ™: Race Fees: $60, $70 after 9/15, $80 race week
12/20/14 7am - Whine Not a Marathon
12/21/14 7am - Whine Not Another Marathon
Packet Pickup: Race morning 1 hour before race, ending 15 minutes before race start, please arrive early.
Course: 8 loops of Bachman lake, flat with 3-4 small rises each loop and a 9/10 mile out and back.
Aid: Every 3 miles, stocked with gatorade, water, pretzels, bananas and other goodies as the day goes on.
Bathrooms: Start and a few located around the lake.
Location: Hosted at Bachman Lake Dallas, TX, formely the Jackson 50K course, course is the same daily, see directions below.
Runner limit: All races limited to 50 runners.
Time limit: No time limit for those that are velocity challenged.
Registration deadline: Must register 30 days in advance to guarantee a t-shirt, online registration open until noon each day before race.
The Texas Quad & The Texas Double - Point Nancy Carolyn at Bachman Lake (TX 11186ETM): Course start and direction the same daily!!!! Across the street from 2832 Shorecrest Drive, Dallas, TX 75220 (butts up to Dallas Love Field Airport (DAL), next to Bachman rowing club, opposite side of lake from Northwest Highway and Recreation Center) Parking is limited, use the street or park at the Credit Union 1/3 mile away on Shorecrest and Denton Drive.
From I-35 take Northwest Highway East to Webb Chapel road and turn right by Whataburger, at stop sign turn right, follow 1 mile to parking lot on the right, next to rowing club.
From 75 take Northwest Highway West to Webb Chapel road and turn left by Whataburger, at stop sign turn right, follow 1 mile to parking lot on the right next to the rowing club.
The Texas Threesome - Bachman Lake Rec Center: 2750 Bachman Drive Dallas, TX 75220- parking lot is next to the trail where the race
will start, to the left of the Rec Center when facing trail. Course start and direction the same daily!!!!
From I-35 take Northwest Highway East to Bachman Drive (Chevron, Subway and Bank of America ATM within site)
when you turn right on Bachman Drive. Follow road to a parking lot on the left just before the Bachman Recreation Center.
From 75 take Northwest Highway West to Bachman Drive (Chevron, Subway and Bank of America ATM within site) when
you turn left on Bachman Drive. Follow road to a parking lot on the left just before the Bachman Recreation Center.
Approximatley: 3-5 miles from Love Field Airport in Dallas, TX.