Please arrive no later than 8 a.m. at the McAllen Convention Center, at 700 Convention Center Blvd. Free t-shirts will be handed out 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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Join us Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017 beginning at
8 a.m. at McAllen Veterans Memorial Stadium for this year’s kickoff of the McAllen Kids Marathon
And help us welcome back former NFL football star Keith Davis
He’ll inspire you, he’ll make you laugh, he’ll motivate you, but mostly, he’ll make you want to run the first mile
We’re less than 24 hours away from the final mile and we mark it with a final news conference at Wilson Elementary School, which had a 100 percent participation rate in this year’s Kids Marathon.
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.
Kids: Kindergarten through 8th graders please join us to run/walk your Final Mile of the McAllen Kids Marathon on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, at the McAllen Convention Center. It’s totally FREE!
Registration begins at 7 a.m. The Final Mile race begins at 8 a.m.
T-shirts from Texas A&M Healthy South Texas and UTRGV are available only for children who pre-registered prior to the Nov. 8, 2016, deadline.
Medals given to the first 4,500 participants, courtesy of United Healthcare.
One parent per child will be allowed on the run course but medals and T-shirts only are for children.