Spring Running Events Near Hurst Provide Fitness and Fun
Spring is here, and that means it’s time to get outdoors and back to feeling healthier.
Some of us need more than a basic workout or run around the neighborhood to get us motivated, so we’ve put together some suggestions for running events located near Hurst that provide a little something extra.
Color Frenzy 5K — Fort Worth (Free)
Saturday, May 11, 2019
Texas Motor Speedway
3545 Lonestar Circle
Fort Worth, TX 76177
The Color Frenzy 5K isn’t a race focused on finishing times or serious competition. Its purpose is to get some exercise while having a great time.
All participants who are looking for enjoyment, regardless of their fitness level, are welcome.
The course will guide runners through color wash zones, where you’ll be covered in multiple colors of powder, so expect to get a little messy in the name of good fun and exercise.
The event is free, but be sure to bring some extra cash for t-shirts, tutus, other event-related goods. There may be a parking charge of up to $10.
Paint the Campus Purple
Saturday, March 30, 2019
University of Texas in Arlington
West Lawn of Mac
500 W. Nedderman
Arlington, TX 76013
This annual event put on by Epsilon Lambda chapter of Alpha Chi Omega at the University of Texas at Arlington is a 5K run or walk.
The theme for this year will be a purple color run called “Paint the Campus Purple” and it will be held on the UTA campus.
Proceeds will be donated to SafeHaven of Tarrant County Women’s Shelter and the Alpha Chi Omega Foundation to support the fight against domestic violence.
This is a family-friendly event open to all ages—leashed dogs are welcome. Decorated shirts, signs, or other items supporting the fight against domestic violence are encouraged.
Bands of Keller 5k and Fun Run
Saturday, April 27, 2019
Keller Town Hall
1100 Bear Creek Pkwy
Keller, TX 76248
The organizers have the following advice:
Leave your earbuds at home for this race! We are bringing the sounds of Friday night stadium lights to the streets!
Four award-winning high school bands from the Keller area will provide live music and entertainment along the course of this 5k running event.
There’s also a 1-mile fun run/walk for those not feeling up to navigating the full-length course.
The fun run begins at 8:00am, and the 5k event starts at 8:30am. Parking is available at Keller Moviehouse and Eatery, Tom Thumb, or other local businesses.
The event will take place regardless of inclimate weather.
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