5k Run

SAT, FEBRUARY 29, 2020

The Woodlands Marathon will host the The Woodlands 5k Run. Individuals are invited to run or walk the 5K course that will traverse the streets of Town Center and return to the finish line.  The event will finish on the Waterway in front of cheering spectators.   

START TIMES (estimated):

  • 5k Run – Saturday, February 29th – 7:30am

The 5k starting line is located on The Woodlands Waterway.  All 5k athletes must be at the starting line at 6:50am.

NOTE: 2k Run starts at 9am.  The marathon, half marathon and marathon relay are the following week on March 2nd.


5K (RACE DATE: FEB 29th)
EARLY: $20
MAR 10TH: $25
OCT 1ST: $30
JAN 1ST: $35
FEB 1ST: $40
FEB 29TH: $50

2K (RACE DATE: FEB 29th)
EARLY: $10
MAR 6TH: $15
OCT 1ST: $20
JAN 1ST: $25
FEB 1ST: $30
FEB 29TH $35

  • PROCESSING FEES are not included ($4-$8 average).
  • Entry is non-transferable and non-refundable.
  • 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. 

Note: We may take registrations at packet pickup.
*Registration is currently set to close at 1,500 participants for the 5k.
*Subject to change



Beck & Masten GMC
11300 FM 1960
Houston, Texas 77065

4141 Technology Forest Blvd
The Woodlands, Texas 77381

Town Green Park
2099 Lake Robbins Drive
The Woodlands, Texas 77380

PACKET PICKUP (Marathon, Half Marathon & Relay ONLY)

March 6, 2020 – 10am-8pm
Houston Methodist Health & Fitness Expo presented by The Woodlands Township
Cynthia Woods-Mitchell Pavilion
2005 Lake Robbins Drive
The Woodlands, Texas 77380


  • Official 5K Run Shirt
  • Custom bib number with name – registered by January 15th.
  • Commemorative finisher’s medal
  • Access to Post Race Party
  • Safe and closed course
  • Photo proofs crossing the finish line


All participants must be 6 years of age by February 29, 2020. Athletes younger than 6 years of age will need a parent request to participate in the 5K Run. Upon review the Race Director may grant approval.


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

Male and Female Overall
Masters Male and Female Overall

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