Saturday, June 1, 2019

Registration Coming Soon

Walk, jog or run! This event is for all fitness levels. The Amphitheatre at Oak Point Park is the perfect Start/Finish location for a 5K and 10K run. Runners and walkers will enjoy a beautiful route through Oak Point Park and nature preserve.

Overview

Amphitheatre at Oak Point Park
2801 E. Spring Creek Pkwy, Plano, TX 75074

*All entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. This is a rain or shine event, provided the weather does not present a hazard for our runners, volunteers and partners.

Donations of services and products to the event are welcomed.

Course Information

Both courses are USATF certified.  The 10K will start at 7:15 am and the 5K will start at 7:30 am.  No bikes, in-line skates, skateboards, or dogs will be allowed on the course. Due to some narrow pathways on the course, strollers are discouraged. If you do participate with a stroller, we ask that wheelchairs, strollers, and walkers start at the back of the pack to avoid any collisions.

Courses may be altered in the event of inclement weather that impacts trails or roadways.

Shoots and Ladders 5K Course Map

Shoots and Ladders 10K Course Map 

Benefiting

   

You will be supporting your local Police, Firefighters and EMS first responders. All proceeds from this event benefit the Plano Police Association (PPA) and the Plano Firefighters Association (PFA). The PPA and the PFA are fraternal, benevolent and charitable 501(c) organizations dedicated to serving the needs of their members as well as their community. Their mission is to honor those who serve our community and ensure the safety and well being of all citizens.

Event Schedule

Saturday, June 1, 2019

6:30 AM – Race Day Registration & Packet Pickup

7:15 am – 10K Start

7:30 am -5K Start

9:00 AM – Awards & Post-Race Party

 

Site Map

Packet Pickup

Coming soon!

Awards

1st-3rd Overall Male and Female

1st-3rd Overall Male and Female Masters (40+)

The Top 3 Male and Female in the following age groups:
14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over

Parking & Misc

Parking

Free parking is available at the Amphitheater lots, as well as across the street at Collin Community College Library – Spring Creek Campus (2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway). See parking map for more details.

 

Bag Check

We will provide bag check near the entrance of the venue.

 

Driving Directions

From U.S.-75 Northbound
Take the Spring Creek exit and turn right at the Spring Creek stoplight. Proceed down Spring Creek past the Jupiter Road intersection. You will see the parking lot entrance immediately behind the large LED sign on your left. The Amphitheater is across Spring Creek from Collin College Main Campus.

From U.S.-75 Southbound
Take the Spring Creek exit and turn left at the Spring Creek stoplight. Proceed down Spring Creek past the Jupiter Road intersection. You will see the parking lot entrance immediately behind the large LED sign on your left. The Amphitheater is across Spring Creek from Collin College Main Campus.

FAQs

Is this a timed event?
Yes. Both distances will be timed via No Limits Timing DFW.

Can I pick up my packet on race day?
Yes. However, participants are highly encouraged to pick up their packets the Thursday before race day. A friend or family member can pick up your packet with a copy of your event confirmation.

Where and when do I pick up my packet?

  • Wednesday, October 24, 2018 from 6-9 pm at Richardson Police Substation @ 2003 E Renner Rd., Richardson, Tx 75082
  • OR Race Day at the Event Site from 6:30 am to 8 am

Can you mail me my packet?
Unfortunately, packets can only be picked up during the predetermined packet pick-up times, unless you registered for the Virtual Run.  Packets will be mailed to Virtual registrants only. Virtual packets will be mailed out the week of October 22.

Are there age group awards?
Yes.  There are age group awards for both distances.

* 1st-3rd Overall Male and Female

* 1st-3rd Overall Male and Female Masters (40+)

* The Top 3 Male and Female in the following age groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over

Do I need to stay for the Awards Ceremony?
It’s nice to stick around and see who won, but it’s not required. If you are eligible for an award, and you are not able to stay for the Awards Ceremony, please contact the Awards Manager at the Results Tent to pick up your award. Unfortunately, we cannot mail awards at this time.

Is the race open to walkers?
Yes, however, please be courteous of others and start at the back of the pack as to avoid any collisions.  Also, please adhere to the 2-hour course time limit.

Will participants receive a finisher medal?
Yes, Both 5K and 10K finishers will receive a medal.

Do you allow MP3 Players and music devices?
Yes. Music devices are allowed; however, we ask that you be alert and aware of your surroundings.

Will you email me information closer to the event?
Yes, we will start to email updates one week prior to the event. Please make sure you are checking your spam box as it is possible your security settings don’t allow our emails to go to your inbox.

Is there an age minimum or maximum?
No, the race is open to all ages as long as the participant can run or walk on their own. Due to some narrow pathways on the course, strollers are discouraged. If you do participate with a stroller, we ask that wheelchairs, strollers, and walkers start at the back of the pack to avoid any collisions.

I can’t run. Can I still get my packet? 
Yes, please stop by the pre-race packet pick-up location to get your bib and t-shirt.

I can’t run. Can I get a refund or transfer my entry?
Unfortunately, all participant entries are non-transferable and non-refundable.  This is noted in our Refund Policy and Waiver when you registered.

Want to track where your friend or family is on the course?
You can download the free app “Find my Friends” through the app store on your mobile device.

Is the course flat or hilly?
The course is flat. The running surface is asphalt and cement.

If I arrive late, can I start and run the course anyway? 
Runners will NOT be allowed to start after 8:20 a.m.

Is there medical help available on the course?
We will have sports trainers on the course to assist those that need assistance.

What sports drink will you be serving?
Gatorade will be available on the course and at the Finish Line.

Can non-participants eat and drink the food available in the Food Tent?
The post-race food is generally meant for people who paid to be in the event. Please be respectful of this and the runners who need to rehydrate and replenish after the race. Vendors and sponsors will have sample foods and beverages available to both runners and spectators.

How do I find out how I did?
Results will be posted in the Results Tent as they are available. Results will list all finishers, and their time and their rank.  You may also CLICK HERE for race results.

Become a Sponsor or Vendor

Donations of services and products to the event are welcomed.

CLICK HERE for Sponsor Packages and Online Registration

CLICK HERE for Vendor Online Registration

Register Now!

What You Get

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