Rio Grande Half Marathon & 5K Run/Walk
|Sunday, August 12, 2012
National Hispanic Cultural Center
1701 4th St SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Event Organizer Website
Gijima Racing LLC would like to invite you to experience the 3rd Annual Rio Grande Half Marathon. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Special Olympics New Mexico. You can also sign up for the 5K Run/Walk. OVERALL MALE AND FEMALE WINNERS IN BOTH THE HALF MARATHON AND 5K RUN RECEIVE A FREE PAIR OF MIZUNO SHOES!!! All half marathon participants will receive a finishers medal.
Start Times: Rio Grande Half Marathon - 6:30am: Rio Grande 5K Run/Walk - 7:00am: Kids K - 9:00am: 5K Run Top 3 Overall Male and Female Award Distribution - 8:00am Half Marathon Top 3 Overall Male and Female Award Distribution - 8:30amVisit the Event Organizer's Website
Early Registrants who register on or before June 30th will receive a Mizuno technical shirt. Technical shirts come in Men sizes only and range from XS through XXL. Technical shirts are NOT available in youth sizes.
Regular and Late Registration
Regular Registrants (July 1st through August 9th) will receive a 100% cotton shirt. Registrants at packet pick-up and race day (August 10 - 12) will NOT be guaranteed a shirt. Active.com registration closes Thursday, August 9th at midnight Pacific time. Registration after that date can be done during packet pick-up or on race day until 6am.
Friday, August 10th from 4:00pm - 6:00pm and Saturday, August 11th from 11:00am - 5:00pm at Sport Systems located at 6915 Montgomery NE ABQ, NM 87109 Race Day Packet Pick-up at the National Hispanic Cultural Center Sunday, August 12th from 5:30am - 6:00am
Free Kids K Run
All Kids K participants will run for free. (A $5 charge will apply to only those wishing to receive a race t-shirt). If you don't want a t-shirt, no need to register. Just show up and a bib number will be distributed to your little athlete.
There will be an awards table where medals will be distributed for those who cannot wait for the awards ceremony. The ceremony will award the overall top three women and men in the half marathon and 5K run, and top three in the age group awards. There will also be a lucky draw where random bib numbers are drawn for various prizes. Top 3 Male and Female Age Group Division Awards as follows: 14 & under, 15 - 19, 20 - 24, 25 - 29, 30 - 34, 35 - 39, 40 - 44, 45 - 49, 50 - 54, 55 - 59, 60 - 64, 65+
A Great Cause
A portion of the proceeds will benefit Special Olympics New Mexico, which provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with mental challenges (intellectual disabilities), giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.
Sheraton Albuquerque Uptown Hotel Special
The Sheraton Albuquerque Uptown Hotel is helping sponsor the event by offering a discounted rate for our participants. The rate is $94 per night, and $5 from every booking will automatically go towards Special Olympics New Mexico. The website is: http://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/RioGrandeHalfMarathon or call (866) 716-8134 and ask to make a reservation in the “Rio Grande Half Marathon” block.
WalkJogRun Member Race Results
|User||Day||Distance / Mile||Duration||Pace per Mile||Workout Type||Temp||Calories (kCal)|
Sun, Aug 12
|13.10||2:50:00||12:58||Rio Grande Half Marathon & 5K Run/Walk||75.0 F||1,092.07|