The 2017 North Texas Cross Country 5k (Community Race)

 Saturday, September 16 @ 10:30 a.m.

Come support North Texas Track & Field and Cross Country!
Only $15 registration fee


North Texas Cross Country 5k (Community Race)  Information
Community 5k Sponsorship opportunities available contact Stefanie Slekis to partner with the fourth year of our community 5k race.  

Register by August 31st to guarantee to receive your North Texas Cross Country shirt with your registration fee. Online Registration ends Thursday, Sept. 10th at midnight. Race-day registration will be available, but official timing and shirts will not be guaranteed.

Directions to North Texas Discovery park

  • Follow Oak St. (north side of campus) West to Bonnie Brae.
  • Take a right on Bonnie Brae (going north) for 4 miles to Elm St.
  • Take a right (going east) on Elm for .75 miles to Discovery Park.
  • Proceed to the flagpole (Lobby) area and park.
  • The Dean's Office & Conference Room is in the glassed-in office area northwest of the Lobby.

Top three male and female finishers will receive prize packages with values of $75, $50, and $25.

The Top Male & Female Master’s Finishers (40+) will each receive a prize package valued at $50.

Two random finishers will be selected to receive prize packages valued at $25.

Prize Packages will include gift cards and gift vouchers from the following North Texas restaurant partners: On The Border, Chicken Express, McAlister’s (Denton Location), Cowboy Chicken, and Whataburger.


2017 Ken Garland/ Northwest High School Invitational
collegiate teams soon 

Race Schedule:

7:30 a.m. 1. Varsity Girls (5k) 10 runners per school
8 a.m. 2. Varsity Boys (5k) 10 runners per school
8:30 a.m. 3. Dr. Victor Rodriguez Men's Collegiate (4 Mile)  Unlimited runners
9 a.m. 4. University/ College Women (5k) Unlimited runners
9:30 a.m. 5. Junior Varsity Girls (5k) Unlimited runners
10 a.m. 6. Junior Varsity Boys (5k) Unlimited runners
10:30 a.m. 7. Little Texan Mile & North Texas Community 5K

 The Varsity High school, College, and Community 5k Races will be chip timed by Run-Far Racing Services 


North Texas discovery park

High School: Please contact Josh Allen:  
   HS $100 per division ($400 per school) (register at
Little Texan Mile $5 per person (register at meet/checks payable to Northwest High School)

Collegiate: By Invitation Only. 
    $100 per team (Men & Women separate) Register on Direct Athletics.

Community 5k: registration soon. 

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