Running the Distance, LLC
Email : duurun@gmail.com

Welcome to 
Running the Distance, LLC 
Marathon and Half Marathon series!!!

Small marathons and half marathons put on because we like to run and have fun!!! 
Come join us!!!
Register for one race or the entire series.
If you can not run, please consider volunteering!!!!!
Email duurun@gmail.com if you can volunteer

Paper application accepted up to one week before race!!
ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES WHEN RACE FILLS


Both marathon and half marathon distances are offered daily, all finishers will be listed in results!!! 
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 Quad ™:   Race Fees: $60, $70 after 9/1, $80 race week (half $10 discount)

11/27/14 5am The Walk (Quad Day 1) Marathon and Half                                        
11/28/14 7am - The Waddle (Quad Day 2)  Marathon and Half                                                     
11/29/14   7am - The Tortoise (Quad Day 3) Marathon and Half                                                         
11/30/14   5am - Charlie’s Snake Wrangling Marathon (Quad Day 4)  Marathon and Half      

Packet Pickup: 11/26/14 Embassy Suites (address below 5pm -7:30pmish, look for signs) 

The Texas Double ™:  Race Fees: $60, $70 after 9/15, $80 race week (half $10 discount)

12/20/14 7am - Whine Not a Marathon and Half                           
12/21/14 7am - Whine Not Another Marathon and Half          

Packet Pickup: 12/19/14 Embassy Suites (address below 5pm -7:30pmish, look for signs)                                    

The Texas Threesome ™: 2015 TBD​

Additional information:
Packet Pickup:   Embassy Suites (11/26/14 for the Texas Quad, 12/19/14 for the Whiner)  (address below 5pm -7:30pmish) Late pickup 1 hour before race only if you can not make the evening, ending 15 minutes before race start.  ARRIVE EARLY!!!  All packets not picked up at the Embassy Suites will be delivered to the race site and available each morning. 
Course:   Race starts going 9/10 of a mile east toward Whataburger, then turns and goes back 9/10 of a mile back to the start, then starts the 8 loops around Bachman lake counter clockwise (only one out and back at 9/10 of a mile after starting). This is a flat course with 3-4 small rises each loop.
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 75 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.

​Directions: 

Bachman Lake Rec Center ( Bachman Lake RTD Marathon  TX12228ETM ) :   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 course direction is 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. ​

Hotels: 
Embassy Suites Dallas - Lovefield                                                 Best Western Northwest Inn
3880 W Northwest Hwy,Dallas,TX75220 1-855-873-6564          2361 W Northwest Hwy, Dallas, TX 1-866-599-6674
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