SAVE the DATE: May 6, 2017
Thank you for Participating!
Running the distance to help others along their healing journey.
Mark your calendars for the Hope & Healing Half Marathon & Memory Walk coming up on Saturday, May 7, 2016.
This Track and Field Certified Course whisks half marathon runners through scenic downtown and historic Oliver Eakle and Wolflin neighborhoods.
New this year:
Entry fees are: $60 for individuals; $80 for 2 member relay teams and $120 for 4 member relay teams.
Memorial Walk: Family and friends can walk in remembrance of a loved one as they travel down the grief journey. Paid entrants will receive an event t-shirt and there will be a balloon release at the beginning of the walk. Children's t-shirts can be purchased for $10.
Entry fees for the walk are $20, children 12 and under walk free.
Register at GetMeRegistered.com thru May 5th. No race day registration. Or click here to print out a registration form
Packet pick up will take place Friday, May 6th from 5:00 - 7:00 pm at The Hope & Healing Place, 1721 S Tyler, Amarillo, TX.
For more info or to follow progress on the event see our FaceBook page
Co-Chairs are back:
Course is Track and Field of America Certified
When is the Amarillo Half Marathon?
Where Does the Half Marathon Start?
Amarillo National Bank parking lot
Hope & Healing Place Half Marathon T-Shirt
This years race shirt will be a moisture controlled/air dry shirt. If you wish to pick your t-shirt up at package pickup, make sure to register by Monday, April 18th.
Package Pickup Information
Package pickup will be at the Hope & Healing Place, 1721 S. Tyler on Friday, May 6th from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. There will also be packet pickup prior to the start of the race.
All proceeds benefit the Hope & Healing Place, a non-profit grief and loss center serving the Texas Panhandle. Please join us by sponsoring the marathon at one of the below levels:
FINISH LINE RUN SPONSOR: $5,000
HALF WAY RUN SPONSOR: $2,500
START LINE RUN SPONSOR: $1,000
WATER STOP RUN SPONSOR: $500
THE HOPE & HEALING PLACE
Mission Statement: A safe place to promote the healing journey for grieving children, families and individuals.
The Hope & Healing Place is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization funded by contributions, memorials, grants and special events like our half marathon/memory walk and The BIG Cheese. This allows support groups to be provided at NO CHARGE to our children and families.
The services we offer are summarized below:
It's official, the 5th Annual Hope & Healing Place Half Marathon and Memory Walk was a success! Runners raved about the quality of the event, munched down on excellent pasta at the Carb Party and helped raise over $20,000 to fund grief relief programs at the center.
Thanks again to our wonderful sponsors: ASCO, Angela & Seth Harney, HSSH Attorneys at Law, Amarillo National Bank, Axigent Technologies Group, Underwood Law Firm, Golden Spread Redi-Mix, BSA Health Systems, Texas Tech Health Sciences Center of Amarillo, Carepress & Family Medicine Centers, Rick Lovelady Carpets, Rhynhart Roofing, Suddenlink Communications, Brown Subaru, Moss Body Shop, James and Carol Hicks, Emily Ellis, The Bonifield Family, and Karen Shepherd.
The ANB cooking teams prepared scrumptious breakfast burritos for our runners that provided incentive to cross that finish line!
To view pictures from the event see our FaceBook page: The Hope & Healing Place Half Marathon and Memory Walk