Alamo Beer Marathon 2016 Race 2 of 4 - Battle of Salado Creek 8K or 5 mile & 16K or 10 mile

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Alamo Beer Marathon 2016 Race 2 of 4 - Battle of Salado Creek 8K or 5 mile & 16K or 10 mile

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September 24th, 2016 5:15pm for 16k(10mile) and 5:55 for 8k(5 mile) and ALL walkers start at 5:15pm

Map of the course



Battle of Salado Creek 8k and 16k
Date/Time start

September 24, 2016 5:15pm for 16k(10 mile) runners and all walkers and 5:55pm for the 8k(5 mile) runners

Event Type

8K Run, 16K run and walkers

Registration Website


8K and 16K
Chip Times
About the Event
Year 6.  It just keeps getting better because of you.  New places to run and it will be more fun.
About the Challenge
Our goal with the Alamo Beer Marathon Challenge is to get you to the finish line of the RNR sa marathon.  But we want you to have fun getting there also, so we will have food and beer at each race. We will introduce you to some of the great places in san Antonio to get a locally brewed beer.  And we will introduce you to some new places to run.  So after the run, you will enjoy knowing that you are getting closer to your goal of a great half marathon or full marathon.


 LBJ Park San Antonio, 10700 Nacogdoches Road, San Antonio, TX 78217

All Ages
Flat paved pathway of Salado Creek Trail from LBJ park to James park via pass over Rittiman road, for the 16k runners, 8k runners will turn around at the 2.5 mile mark right after Aid Station 2.
Fees-Early Registration


Fees - Standard

8K $40  Price increase on September 12th

16K $50

Fees - Race Day

8K(5mile) $45

16K(10 mile)$55

Fees include
Tshirt, and meal ticket, Free Beer, Vodka and Whiskey samplings...must be 21.
Ticket Options

Save more and sign up for all for races before Race 1.  Sign up for the last 3 races after Race 1.

T-shirt sizes

Mens and womens shirts sizes all tech tshirts
T-shirt options

All technical shirts.
Additional donations

We are actively looking for fund raisers.  Email me for details.  We will send you to any race you want to go to if you successfully raise the amount of money needed.  
Packet Pickup

Packet Pickup locations and times and parking information
Friday September 23rd at Pizza Classics 3440 N. St Mary's 210-225-3356
from 4pm to 7pm.

Saturday September 24th 
Soler Sports Broadway Store
10am to 1pm.
5933 Broadway
San Antonio, Texas 78209

September 24th Saturday....
Start of race location from 3pm to 5pm or the start of each race.
LBJ Park in San Antonio
10700 Nacodoches

The very back of the park. Runners will park in the front of the park. Parking in the back near the start is for volunteers and vendors.

Vendor Info

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Sponsor Info

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Park at LBJ park or near there and come on over to the start.  We will be in the very back of LBJ park next to the Salado Creek paved trail.  Runners should park in the front of the park and leave the back of the park for volunteers and vendors.

If our numbers continue to grow as they have we will award 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and yes 4th for each category.

Each finisher will receive a medal, if you finish all four events in the series you will get an additional medal.
Awards will be growlers and mugs with logo’s for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th in the following categories.
14 and under, 15-20
21-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 + If you are over 70 send me and email as you enter.
First overall male and female and first overall masters, male and female.
Age group awards will be based on chip time, overall winners and first master: male and female, on gun time.

This just shows the start, and the 4 aid stations.
The 16k runners will go to the last aid station at mile 4.96 ish and turn around.
The 8k Runners will go past Aid station 2 and look for the 2.48 mark(2.5) and turn around then....if you 8k runners go past that point then you will be running longer and you probably will not be happy.  We will have signs, chalk and people standing there to tell you to turn around.

This 16k route is 16k even though the map says's been measured but not certified.

No Refunds!
Thanks for signing up for our race, sometimes things change and you have to transfer your race entry or change the race, we understand.  Please understand that this takes time to make these changes and we charge $20 to make that change or transfer.
It doesn't mean we don't love you.

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