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Plano Balloon Festival Half Marathon, Relay, 5K and 1K


RaceJoy Ready Sat September 23 - Sun September 24
Location: Plano, TX US 75074 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.pbfraces.org.

Events
Event Date Time Price Details
Sky High Challange - 5K & Half Marathon
Date
09/23 - 09/24
Time
7:30AM CDT - 12:00PM CDT
N/A
Half Marathon
Date
09/24
Time
7:00AM CDT - 12:00PM CDT
N/A
Half Marathon Relay
Date
09/24
Time
7:00AM CDT - 12:00PM CDT
N/A
5K
Date
09/23
Time
7:30AM CDT
N/A Events: 5K Run/Walk - Ages 14 and Up 5K Run/Walk - Ages 13 and Under
1K
Date
09/23
Time
9:00AM CDT
N/A Events: 1K Family Run/Walk Ages 14 and Up 1K Family Run/Walk - Ages 13 and Under
Place
2801 East Spring Creek Parkway
Plano, TX US 75074
Description

It's time to take your run on an epic adventure. Soaring hot air balloons pave the way to your amazing day to run one of four races! Sign up for the half marathon, relay, 5K or 1K. All participants in each distance will receive dazzling commemorative finisher medals featuring 7 hot air balloons! All participants receive two tickets to the InTouch Credit Union Plano Balloon Festival plus parking on race day. Don't let this opportunity fly by, register today!

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Free Live Tracking and Progress Alerts on Race Day!
(Race organizers are providing this as an included service.)

Make sure you download the RaceJoy mobile app for live phone tracking at the Plano Balloon Festival Half Marathon, Relay, 5K and 1K.

Carry your phone and use RaceJoy to add to your race experience with these key features:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive GPS-based progress alerts at mile points on the course for current pace and estimated finish time.
  • Post to your Facebook and Twitter walls.
  • Have friends and family track your performance.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Supporting spectators can track your blue dot moving along the course from home or at the race site.
  • NearMe proximity alerts notify spectators when you are drawing near.
  • Find each other using RaceJoy’s MeetUp tool.

Send-a-Cheer

  • Receive fun, motivational audio cheers from your supporting fans.
  • Start sending cheers to others doing the race at any time.

The Plano Balloon Festival Half Marathon, Relay, 5K and 1K is sponsoring RaceJoy to provide participants and spectators these features for free (normally a 99 cents upgrade fee for both the participant and spectator).

Note:
- Participant must carry phone
- No official race timing information is provided for this race in RaceJoy
Highlights from past Plano Balloon Festival Half Marathon, Relay, 5K and 1K Events
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In 2016 Runner's World rated the Plano Balloon Festival Half Marathon, Relay, 5K and 1K events as one of the most scenic races in the country! Don't beleive them? Check out some of the images and video from years past.

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