8th Annual Summer Causeway Run & Fitness Walk
September 16 @ 7:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT
Scheduled for the 16th of September, 2023, the 8th Annual will be even bigger and better. This year’s event will also follow the 6.2 mile (10K) course starting at the Port Isabel Community Center, continuing on to the Queen Isabella Causeway and over the Laguna Madre Bay and ending in front of Louie’s Backyard on South Padre Island. Awards, race results and snacks will be available immediately following the race/walk at Louie’s Backyard on South Padre Island.
START: Causeway Run starts at 7:00 a.m. sharp at the Port Isabel Community Center. Fitness Walk starts at the Community Center at 7:15 a.m.
EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION: $35 (10k Run); $30 (5K Walk); Students & Military with ID $25 (10K Run or 5K Walk) before August 17, 2023. Online registration or mail to: Port Isabel Chamber of Commerce, 421 E. Queen Isabella Blvd., Port Isabel, TX 78578.
LATE REGISTRATION FEES: After August 16, 2023, $40 (10K Run); $35 (5K Walk);$30 Students & Military with ID (10K Run or 5K Walk). Late registration can be processed at the Chamber of Commerce office Sept 11th-14th, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., or online until Sept 14th., at 10:00 p.m. The Chamber office will be closed Friday, Sept. 15th to prepare for late registration.
ON-SITE LATE REGISTRATION: Port Isabel Community Center, 213 Yturria St., Port Isabel, Friday, Sept. 15 from 4 – 7 p.m. or Saturday, Sept. 16th from 5:30 – 6:30 a.m. $40 (10K Run); $35 (5K Walk); $30 Students & Military with ID (10k Run or 5K Walk).
T-SHIRT AND WALKER WRISTBAND PICK UP: Participants may check in at the Port Isabel Chamber office Mon.-Thurs. the week of the event from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. to pick up their T-shirts and walker wristbands. Runners will have their bibs available Sept 11th-14th at our office 421 Queen Isabella Port Isabel Texas. RUNNERS DISPOSABLE TIMING CHIPS AND BIBS WILL ALSO BE HANDED OUT AT LATE REGISTRATION FRIDAY (Sept. 15th 4-7pm at Port Isabel Community Center) AND SATURDAY (Sept. 16th 5:30 am-6:30am) AT THE COMMUNITY CENTER. T-SHIRTS ARE GUARANTEED TO THE FIRST 1,000 PARTICIPANTS TO CHECK IN. SIZES CANNOT BE GUARANTEED.
RACE COURSE: 10K (6.2 mi.) Starts at the Port Isabel Community Center and ends at Louie’s Backyard on South Padre Island. One major incline. Water stations at locations along course and at the finish line. Police and EMS protection is provided. The run is USA Track and Field certified: Certification #TX15006WG. (See map on reverse)
FITNESS WALK COURSE: 3 miles. This course starts at the Port Isabel Community Center and ends at the Padre Balli statue on South Padre Island. THIS IS NOT A RACE. IT IS A PARTICIPATION WALK.
SHUTTLE SERVICE WILL BE AVAILABLE!
ABSOLUTELY NO PETS ARE ALLOWED IN THE RUN OR WALK!
AWARDS & PRESENTATIONS: Medals will be given to the overall 1st through 3rd male and female winners as well as 1st through 3rd place winner in each male and female age division of the 10K. Overall winners will be ineligible for awards in their respective age divisions. Awards will be available immediately following the race and scoring at Louie’s. FREE refreshments will be available as supplies last. PARTICIPANTS CROSSING THE FINISH LINES WILL RECEIVE FINISHER MEDALS (while supplies last).
FOR RUN, WALK, ACCOMMODATIONS & ACTIVITIES INFORMATION, CALL: Port Isabel Chamber of Commerce 1-800-527-6102 or (956) 943-2262 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or the South Padre Island Convention & Visitors Bureau at 1-800-So-Padre or www.sopadre.com.