Registration is now open online at www.HoustonTexans.com. The registration fee for the Competitive 5K Run is $30 through July 12, $35 from July 12 to Aug. 26 and $40 from Aug. 27 until Sept. 16. The Non-Competitive 5K Run/Walk is $25 through July 12, $30 from July 12 to Aug. 26 and $35 from Aug. 27 until Sept. 16. Early entry fees for TORO’s Kids 1K are $15 through July 12, $20 from July 12 to Aug. 26 and $25 from Aug. 27 until Sept. 16. Proceeds from the run/walk will benefit the Houston Texans Foundation and the sports medicine program at The Methodist Hospital System.
The route for the 5K run/walk will go throughout Reliant Park with interactive water stops, presented by Cigna, featuring TORO, the Houston Texans Cheerleaders, the Bull Pen Pep Band and more. The race will conclude on the floor at Reliant Stadium, with runners crossing through the bull tunnel that the Texans players run through on game days.
The competitive run is chip-timed and is open to participants of all ages and fitness levels. In order to have racing time recorded, competitors must register for the competitive run. Awards will be given to the top three male and female finishers in each of the following age brackets: 0-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70 and above.
All entrants will receive a commemorative Running of the Bulls 5K t-shirt. All runners will also be invited to a special post-race party in Budweiser Plaza.