Half Marathon

SAT, MARCH 2, 2019

ABOUT THE WOODLANDS HALF MARATHON

The Woodlands Half Marathon is fast becoming one of the top half marathons in Texas. It has sold out in 2012, 2013 and 2014. The Woodlands Half Marathon will traverse the streets of Town Center and the community on a single loop 13.1-mile flat and fast course. Friends, family and spectators line the streets at various cheer zones to encourage runners along. Participants will have the opportunity to run for charities in The Woodlands Charity Challenge. The event will start on Lake Robbins Drive and finish on The Woodlands Waterway in front of cheering spectators.

START TIMES (estimated)

  • Marathon/Half Marathon Elite− 7:00am
  • Marathon, Half Marathon & Marathon Relay − 7:00am
  • 5k Run – February 23, 2019 – 7:30am
  • 2k – Saturday, February 24, 2018 – 9am

CORRAL CLOSURE TIMES

Corral A (marathon/relay): 6:40am
Corral B (marathon/relay): 7:00am
Corral C (half marathon): 6:40am
Corral D (half marathon): 7:00am

NOTE: IF YOUR CORRAL (i.e. A & C) closes at 6:40 you will move to the B & D corrals after this time. Runners will not be able to move up to run with their friends, family members, etc.  They must move back B to D to run with friends, family members, etc. if those members are assigned to those corrals.

Elite Athletes will be directed to the starting line. Athletes must be in their designated corrals in order to proceed to the starting line.  THE START LINE WILL CLOSE 5 MINUTES after the mass of runners have begun their race.

ENTRY FEE

2K (RACE DATE: FEB 23RD)
EARLY: $10
MAR 10TH: $15
OCT 1ST: $20
JAN 1ST: $25
FEB 1ST: $30
MAR 1ST (EXPO): $35

5K (RACE DATE: FEB 23RD)
EARLY: $20
MAR 10TH: $25
OCT 1ST: $30
JAN 1ST: $35
FEB 1ST: $40
MAR 1ST (EXPO): $50

MARATHON
EARLY: $80
MARCH 10TH: $90
JUNE 1ST: $95
SEPT 1ST: $100
OCT 1ST: $105
NOV 1ST: $110
DEC 1ST: $115
JAN 1ST: $120
FEB 1ST: $125
MAR 1ST (EXPO): $135

HALF MARATHON
EARLY: $60
MARCH 10TH: $70
JUNE 1ST: $75
SEPT 1ST: $80
OCT 1ST: $85
NOV 1ST: $90
DEC 1ST: $95
JAN 1ST: $100
FEB 1ST: $105
MAR 1ST (EXPO): $115

RELAY MARATHON (2-PERSON)
EARLY: $60
MARCH 10TH: $70
OCT 1ST: $80
NOV 1ST: $85
JAN 1ST: $90
FEB 1ST: $95
MAR 1ST (EXPO): $105

RELAY MARATHON (4-PERSON)
EARLY: $30
MARCH 10TH: $40
OCT 1ST: $50
JAN 1ST: $55
FEB 1ST: $60
MAR 1ST (EXPO): $70

  • PROCESSING FEES are not included ($4-$8 average).
  • Entry is non-transferable and non-refundable.
  • Entry may be deferred up to one year for a fee.  
    • Mar 2018-Dec 2018 $35
    • Jan 2019 $40
    • Feb 1st-15th $45
    • Feb 16th $50
  • Race entry may be switched to another race distance for a $10 admin fee and any difference in fees if moving up in distance. Please email registration@thewoodlandsmarathon.com if you would like to switch races. Registration switches must be by February 1, 2019.

ATHLETE BENEFITS

  • Official Finisher’s shirt
  • Official hat or visor
  • Official Finisher’s Certificate
  • Custom bib number with name – registered by January 31st.
  • Commemorative Finisher’s Medal
  • Access to the Post Race Finish Festival with food/beer
  • Health and Fitness Expo
  • Free parking
  • Photo proofs crossing the finish line
  • Age group awards three deep

AGE REQUIREMENT

All participants must be 9 years of age by March 2, 2019.

AWARDS

The Woodlands Marathon will recognize the following place finishers during the awards ceremony during the Post Race Finish Festival.

Top 3 Overall
Male and Female
Masters Male and Female

Overall Grand Masters (1)
Male and Female

3 Deep in each Age Group
Ages 14 and under (Male and Female)
Ages 15-19 (Male and Female)
Ages 20-24 (Male and Female)
Ages 25-29 (Male and Female)
Ages 30-34 (Male and Female)
Ages 35-39 (Male and Female)
Ages 40-44 (Male and Female)
Ages 45-49 (Male and Female)
Ages 50-54 (Male and Female)
Ages 55-59 (Male and Female)
Ages 60-64 (Male and Female)
Ages 65-69 (Male and Female)
Ages 70-74 (Male and Female)
Ages 75+ (Male and Female)

AWARDS WILL NOT BE MAILED – The Awards Ceremony has been scheduled well in advance and in order to collect your award a runner must attend the ceremony or have someone pick it up at the Awards Ceremony. NO EXCEPTIONS

VILLASPORT BAG DROP/GEAR CHECK

Athletes will have an opportunity to drop their pre-race and post-race belongings at the bag drop/gear check. Athletes will reclaim their belongings at the post-race zone.