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Posted on: January 31, 2019

Limited spots remain to compete in Township Signature Races

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THE WOODLANDS, TEXAS (January 31, 2019) – Registration is open now for The Woodlands Township’s Signature Races! Embrace the fun of endurance events from triathlon to trail running by registering for the Muddy Trails Bash, Woodforest Bank TRI – The Woodlands and the Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas. Space is limited and all races will be capped for participant safety. Ensure your spot and register online today at www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov/races.  

12th Annual Muddy Trails Bash: Saturday, April 6, 2019 
Offering a festive, zydeco-themed atmosphere with fun and food for everyone from kids to adults to canines, Muddy Trails Bash is scheduled for Saturday, April 6, 2019, from 3 to 8 p.m. at Rob Fleming Park. This event features chip-timed 5K and 10K trail runs, the Little Muddy Kids’ Fun Run, 2K-9 Dog Fun Run and the Muddy Bowl Crawfish Cook-Off. Admission to the Muddy Bowl Crawfish Cook-Off is free for attendees. Participants will enjoy boiled crawfish, live zydeco music, children’s activities and more. Spectator concessions will be available for purchase from onsite vendors. Courses wind through the beautiful 1,800-acre George Mitchell Nature Preserve. Muddy Trails Bash is a USA Track & Field (USATF) sanctioned event. Muddy Trails Bash is not a mud run or adventure race. To learn more, please visit www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov/muddytrailsbash for more information.

16th Annual Woodforest Bank TRI – The Woodlands: Saturday, May 11, 2019
Woodforest Bank TRI – The Woodlands offers high caliber competition, first-rate race management and scenic courses to participants ranging from beginners to nationally ranked triathletes. The USA Triathlon (USAT) sanctioned event will take place on Saturday, May 11, 2019, from 7 to 11:30 a.m. at Northshore Park. With more than 1,200 athletes competing, the sprint triathlon is comprised of a 500-meter open water swim in Lake Woodlands, bike course winding through The Woodlands (distance TBA) and a 5K run along The Woodlands Waterway. Competitors should register quickly as the race typically reaches capacity and sells out annually. The race has received accolades and recognition from USAT throughout the years, most recently having served as the 2017 Texas State Triathlon Championship. To view more information, please visit www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov/thewoodlandstriathlon.

14th Annual Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas: Saturday, October 12, 2019
The annual Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas race is set for Saturday, October 12, 2019, from 7 to 11:30 a.m., at Northshore Park. The USATF-sanctioned event offers a certified 10-mile course, plus the 3.1 Armadillo Run 5K and One 4 Texas Kids’ Fun Run. After racing to the finish, participants can refuel and recover at the Texas-sized post-race party, featuring great food, beverages and live country music. To learn more, please visit www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov/10fortexas.

The Woodlands Township’s Signature Races benefit and help fund programs and services offered through The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department. For more information about the races, please email races@thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov.

For more information about the Township, please visit www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov or call 281-210-3800.

PHOTO: The first of The Woodlands Township’s three Signature Races, Muddy Trails Bash, is quickly approaching on Saturday, April 6, 2019! This beloved event offers food and fun for all with a festive, zydeco-themed atmosphere. Ensure your spot and register today at www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov/races

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