Please arrive no later than 8 a.m. at the McAllen Convention Center located at 700 Convention Center Blvd. Possible incentives include t-shirts to be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis until we run out.
Parents are invited to run or walk with their children. Sorry but the safety of the runners no strollers or pets will be allowed on the run.
Following Saturday’s, Sept. 9, kickoff mile of the McAllen Kids Marathon, former NFL football star Keith Davis and TCU football star and Rhodes scholar Caylin Moore, met with hundreds of participants and posed for these photos.
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KIDS: Come Saturday (Jan. 14) to participate in the Final Mile of the McAllen Kids Marathon at the McAllen Convention Center!
This FREE one-mile run/walk is for kids ages K-8th grades.
Sign ins start at 7 a.m.
T-shirts available for children who pre-registered online.
All will get a finisher’s medal for completing this 18-week training program.
One parent per child will be allowed on the supervised course. (No preschoolers, pets or strollers allowed.)
The run course will be around the McAllen Convention Center. Park in the center, located at 700 Convention Blvd. near the corner of Ware Road and Expressway-83.
McAllen Police Chief Victor Rodriguez brought a group of police cadets to lead a mile-long run with kids involved in the McAllen Kids Marathon. Rodriguez spoke about the importance of setting and achieving goals.