The 2020 Cowtown
Cowtown Race Weekend takes place on the last weekend in February of each year and is currently the second largest multi-event race in Texas. With distances for everyone, including both the Kids 5K Presented by Academy Sports and Adults 5K, 10K, Half Marathon, Marathon, all-new Marathon Relay, and the Ultra Marathon, we welcome runners and walkers with all athletic abilities.
The 2019 C.A.L.F. Run – 10th Anniversary
As part of The Cowtown Marathon’s mission to promote a lifelong love of fitness, The C.A.L.F. Program was created in 2009 to help tens of thousands of area children lace up and cross the finish line. Our staff and volunteers visit approximately 400 schools across North Texas annually, training students in proper running technique and educating them about resting heart rate, the importance of hydration, proper nutrition and living an active lifestyle.
2019 Summer Virtual Run Series
This summer, The Cowtown is launching its first-ever Virtual Run Series. This three-month charitable event kicks off in the month of June and runs through August, offering runners the option of lacing up to ‘Run the Cowtown’–in their town.
The Cowtown Trailblazers Program
The Cowtown Trailblazers is a new 21-week training program, starting July 13 and running through December 15, for those interested in group training for ANY winter half or full marathon. The program kicks off with a 5k time trial which will be used to calculate various training paces such as interval pace, tempo pace, and easy pace.
The Cowtown Trailblazers Program offers weekly group activities including a Tuesday Social Run,Wednesday Bootcamp, Thursday Speedwork, and Saturday Long Run with pace coaches. The Saturday Long Runs include water and Gatorade every 2 miles with snacks provided at the finish. Routes will change each Saturday.