Location: Arlington, TX US 76006 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Event Time Price Details
5K 8:00AM CDT N/A
1M 9:00AM CDT N/A
Elm Grove Pavilion, River Legacy Parks (near N. Cooper & NW Green Oaks Blvd intersection), 701 NW Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX US 76006

Another fun/competitive race in beautiful River Legacy Parks in N. Arlington. 1st leg of the SST (Summer Scintillation Troika) series. The course - relatively flat & fast, mostly tree-shaded. Have fun running, walking, strolling … Parking - available in the park. Donated new books age-appropriate for kids in 3rd – 8th Grades are encouraged for H.O.P.E. Reading/Tutoring program; and the net race proceeds will go to H.O.P.E. More info? call 817-265-4578 or e-mail jephaa@yahoo.com


5K @ 8:00 AM;  1M @ 9:00 AM ***

….Our racing mission continues to be to produce affordable, hedonistically fun & athletically competitive races that also benefit some charity(-ies) with a populist & gender parity focus – for the average runner/walker (including the novices) and also for the seasoned, serious racer…. ***

This race kicks off the Summer Scintillation Troika (SST) series as its first leg – the Mid-Year Muse & Motion IX 5K / 1 Mile Run/Walk.  The race offers an invitingly beautiful trail course at River Legacy Parks in Arlington . As you embrace the inspiration of a philosophic muse along the course -- literally enacting music and poetry in motion -- your physical motion will be tracked properly. Donated new books age-appropriate for 3rd - 8th Graders are encouraged for H.O.P.E. (Helping Our Pupils Excel) Reading/Tutoring program – which caters to our 4th Grade through 8th Grade kids, all of them seeking their own muses. So come for the fun and for the charity…. ***


By the way, as in past years, there will be a special recognition award for everyone that registers for all three SST races…. ***


Net proceeds from the race will benefit H.O.P.E. (Helping Our Pupils Excel) Reading/Tutoring program….***

Jun 29  0800 Mid-Year Muse & Motion X 5K / 1 Mile Run/Walk,

                        River Legacy Parks, Arlington, TX 76006  

                       817-265-4578 / www.runningintheusa.com/jeph

                        Benefits H.O.P.E. (Helping Our Pupils Excel) Reading/Tutoring program.


Race Contact Info

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Awards in the 5K will be given to 1st Overall male and female finishers, 1st Masters male and female finishers. Top 3 finishers in the following age/gender groups also will be awarded: 6 & Under, 7-8, 9-11, 12-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85 & Over.  All 1 Mile finishers will receive participation ribbons.


Net proceeds and the donated books will be given to H.O.P.E. (Helping Our Pupils Excel) Reading/Tutoring program; to help some of our middle school students. [www.hopetutoring.com]


Arlington, TX 76006

Directions, etc.

This is a fun & competitive race in beautiful River Legacy Parks in north Arlington. The course is flat & fast, and is mostly tree-shaded. DIRECTIONS FROM DALLAS, FORT WORTH, etc. Exit onto N. Cooper off I-30 in Arlington and go north. Turn Left at the intersection of Cooper & Green Oaks. Turn Right at the very next intersection/light and go into the Park. Continue on the park entrance road. Turn Left at the first road on the left. Continue on that road until you see the race activity.


This will be the tenth edition of this race. Complete results from some of the previous years – and this year’s -- can be found on the Web at www.runningintheusa.com and other sites.

Offline Fees

Mail-in fees are $15 (5K) OR $5 (1 Mile)  if mailed by 6/25/13 (Forms may be obtained by e-mail from jephaa@yahoo.com or http://www.runningintheusa.com/jeph on the Web). Walk-in fees (through 6/28) are $15 (5K) OR $5 (1 Mile) at The RUNNER, 3535 W. Pioneer Pkwy, Arlington TX 76013 (817-461-2281). Race day fees - $20 (5K) OR $5 (1 Mile). Plus new books age-appropriate for kids in 3rd – 8th Grades for H.O.P.E.’s tutoring/reading program on race day. NO T-SHIRTS! But a small, scholarly memento.

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