2020 NIGHTTIME JINGLE BELL RUN - DEC. 5th
Benefitting: Junior Achievement of the Permian Basin
Presented By: Midland Athletic Co. Sponsored by: Sewell Buick & GMC
REASON: Experience a nighttime Christmas lights race through Grasslands Estates West combining a beautiful, festive course and Holiday Cheer! This race features hot cocoa and the BEST Christmas spirit found in Midland. Each 1k & 5k participant will receive a custom santa hat sponsored by XTO Energy.
RACE: This race will begin at Scharbauer Elementary school in collaboration with Grassland Estates West. This year's race will feature a 1K/5K. NOTE: THE 5K DISTANCE IS 3.0 MILES (UNOFFICIALLY). This is due to the layout of the neighborhood and for the safety of runner-flow during the race.
**Covid-19 Virus Info:***
ALL participants are required to wear a protective face mask when they're not able to socially distance (6 ft apart). Social distancing is MANDATORY during waiting times before and after the race as per the State of Texas Guidelines for Outdoor Events.
When you're in the race corrals you will need to socially distance or wear a mask (trash cans will be available upon run exit from corral).
Hand sanitizing stations will be available throughout the race-site.
First, every participant will be REQUIRED to wear decorative Christmas lights, a strobe light or safety light for this race.
Second, All participants are highly-encouraged to dress-up, get festive and HAVE FUN.
All updates and information regarding this race will come through email from Midland Athletic Company.
BENEFITING: Midland Athletic Co. believes in giving back to the community and those who serve it. The 2019 Nighttime Jingle Bell Run will be benefitting Junior Achievement of the Permian Basin. ALL DONATIONS received by runners will go to help support Junior Achievement and their local mission. JA of the Permian Basin will be present during this race and volunteering their time to make sure you have a professional, fun and competitive race this year.
BIB PICKUP: Friday, December 4, 2020 from 10-6 @ Midland Athletic Company. Saturday (RACE DAY) December 5th from 4:30-5:30 pm at Scharbauer Elementary School.
ARRIVAL INFO: You will need to arrive at Scharbauer Elem. School no later than 5:30 pm to have time to adequately park, check-in if necessary, and to explore some vendors! There will be over 800 people at this event so PLEASE plan ahead.
PARKING INFO: More specific parking information will be sent out via email if you are a 2020 participant. CARPOOLING WILL BE ENCOURAGED.
Jingle Bell Run 5K/1K Start Times:
1K - 5:45 PM
5K - 6:00 PM
The course will consist of one loop through Grasslands West