Little Muddy Buddy Kids Fun Run
The chip-timed races (5K and 10K) are recommended for participants ages 10 and older. The Little Muddy Kid's Fun Run is recommended for children ages 5 and up.
2K-9 Fun Run
The annual Muddy Trails 2K-9 Fun Run allows participants to run with a four-legged furry friend along the beautiful 2K course. 2K-9 participants are allowed one dog per runner. Dogs must be on a non-retractable leash and proof of shots is required at packet pick-up. For the 2k9 Fun Run, the runner must be 13 years or older. Restrictions apply to doggie participation, including: no female dogs in heat, no puppies under six months of age, and no aggressive dogs. Please remember, owners must clean up after their animals. NOTE: Please make sure your dog is able to walk/run 1.1 miles before participating in this event. All participants will receive a T-shirt and four-legged participants will receive a commemorative dog tag for completing the race. Participants with dogs will not be able to utilize the shuttle service and will require a parking pass in order to park in the 2K-9 participant lot (New Haven House of Prayer located at 6262 Creekside Green, The Woodlands 77389). 2K-9 PARTICIPANTS – Please be on the lookout for your parking pass in your race packet.
RACE DAY SCHEDULE
Race Day is April 2, 2016. Activities begin at 3:00 PM. Races will begin at 4:00, with awards following immediately after. Race Day ends at 8:00 PM. For the full event schedule, please see the official Township race site.
RACE COURSE DESCRIPTION
The USA Track & Field sanctioned 5K and 10K courses incorporate Creekside Forest Drive, the George Mitchell Preserve, and culminates in front of Rob Fleming Park. All kilometers will be marked. See the Township website for course maps.
The 5k and 10k is recommended for participant's ages 10 years and older of all fitness levels and both will be chip-timed events. Little Muddy Kids' Run is an untimed, noncompetitive, 1-mile event designed to promote fun and fitness for kids of all abilities. Recommended for ages 5 and up, parents may run with their children (parent does not need to register for Kids' Run).
Weather conditions in The Woodlands during April vary. You should expect cool, wet conditions, and train accordingly. The race will NOT be postponed.
FINISH LINE LOCATION
The race finishes at Rob Fleming Park. Scoring and chip timing for the race is provided by and administered by a third-party vendor.
Baby strollers/joggers (of any type), skateboards, in-line skates, bicycles, etc. will not be allowed. Pets are not allowed to run in the timed 5K and 10K races.
5k Race - $40 before February 14, $45 after, $50 on race day (limited to 900 participants)
10k Race - $45 before February 14, $50 after, $55 on race day (limited to 500 participants)
2k9 Race w/your Dog! - $30 before February 14, $35 after, $40 on race day (limited to 75 participants)
Little Muddy Kids Race - $30, before February 14, $35 after, $40 on race day (limited to 300 participants)
Registration can be completed online. Race day registration will be held at WoodsEdge Community Church, based on availability. All races will be capped. 5K at 900, 10K at 500, Kids' Fun Run at 300, and 2K-9 at 75 with a total of 1,775 athletes to ensure safety and a positive race experience for all.
CHIP TIMING DEVICE
A chip must be worn by all runners.
All racers are required to pick up their participant race packet. The participant race packet contains the official race number, with an attached timing device if participating in the 5K or 10K and cotton Muddy Trails Bash t-shirt. Race packets will not be mailed. YOU NEED TO KNOW YOUR BIB NUMBER TO PICK UP YOUR PACKET! Packets may be picked up Thursday, March 31, and Friday, April 1, 2016 from 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM at Luke's Locker (on Market Street), 9595 Six Pines Drive, The Woodlands 77380 (phone 281 419-0326). Race Day packet pick-up and registration at WoodsEdge Community Church. Please Note: there will be NO packet pick-up or registration at Rob Fleming Park on race day.