Pioneer Pace 5k Fun Run/Walk

Sat March 28, 2020 Denton, TX US 76204 Directions
Old Main Circle
Denton, TX US 76204

T-shirts are no longer guaranteed after March 10, 2019.  Only a few t-shirts will be available

on race day but once those run out,  previous year's t-shirts will be provided. 


Together to reduce local hunger and food insecurity! 

The Food & Nutrition Network is proud to present the 25th annual, Pioneer Pace 5K Run/Walk on Saturday March 30, 2019 at 7:30 am. All proceeds will support the Tarrant Area Food Bank that serves over 146,000 households every year, and the North Texas Food Bank that provides over 70 million meals every year to local hungry and food insecure people.

The race takes place around the beautiful TWU campus.  It starts and finishes at the Old Main Circle. We expect between 150 to 250 people to participate this year.  Top 3 female finishers, Top 3 male finishers, Top 3 girls under 12 years of age, Top 3 boys under 12 years of age will be awarded medals. Gift certificates and other awesome prizes will also be available via raffle.  Each preregistered runner receives 1 (one) raffle ticket in their goodie bag.  Raffle tickets will be available for purchase on race day.  MUST be present to Win!!!

  • Price of Raffle tickets:
    • 1 ticket - $1.00
    • 6 tickets - $5.00
    • 13 tickets - $10.00
    • 30 tickets - $20.00

Please plan to arrive by 7:30 am to pick up your race packet and/or register if you didn’t do it before. Before the race you may also have fun meeting our sponsors, checking out the raffle prizes, and taking pictures. Race announcements and dynamic warm-up will start by 8:15 am, so everyone is ready to start the 5k or 2 mile run, fun run/walk by 8:30 am. 

Race schedule:

  • 7:30 - 8:00 am __________ Packet pick up & Race day registration
  • 8:00 - 8:15 am  __________Race Announcements
  • 8:15 - 8:30 am  __________Dynamic warm up
  • 8:30 am _______________ Race will officially begin
  • 9:45 - 10:30 am _________ Results Announcements, Awards Ceremony, and Raffle
Race Contact Info
If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at

We are currently recruiting sponsors. We accept monetary donations (cash, check, credit card), non-perishable food donations, gift cards, race supplies and others. Please contact us to receive more information: