Big Country CASA’s Superhero 5K/1K Fun Run

Join us for the 4th Annual Superhero 5k Fun Run (Walk, Run or Fly!) at the ACU Williams Performing Arts Center in Abilene, Texas.


The goal of our event is to increase awareness of CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates), to recruit more volunteer advocates for children and to raise funds to support our mission. All proceeds from our race will directly benefit Big Country CASA in our efforts to recruit and train CASA volunteers to give a “voice” to abused and neglected children in court and the Taylor County foster care system.


Race t-shirts will be guaranteed ONLY to those registered by Friday, April 17, 2020.


Bring the family! Perfect for ALL ages and fitness levels!


Registration Fee:

$25.00 13 & Up


Children 12 and under run for FREE (charge of $5 for t-shirt; $5 for optional chip timer)


Award Categories:

Age divisions: Male & Female

9 & Under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69,70+


**Trophies & Prizes awarded for TOP OVERALL male and female.  

**Ribbons will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place for both male & female in each age category.

**Trophy will be awarded to the senior Master runner.

Team entries encouraged!  A trophy will be awarded to the largest team.

All participants are encouraged to dress up in a superhero theme, and show your superhero spirit!  “Every child needs a hero, but abused children need SUPERHEROS!”


Pre-Event Kick Off (Packet pick-up):

Friday, May 1st, 2020

3 – 7pm
Location – TBD




New for 2020:
NO PARKING on Teague Blvd or near Jacob’s Ladder. To access parking for Williams Performing Arts building: From Judge Ely – turn onto E.N. 16th street – then turn into the parking lot entrance on ACU Drive

Race Day Schedule:

7:30:      Check-In / Late packet pick up

8:30:      Welcome, warm-up…

8:45:      National Anthem and Flag Presentation by HSU 6-White Horses
9:00:      5k Run Starts (Elite Runners 1st, Runners 2nd, Walkers/Strollers 3rd)
9:45:      Awards Ceremony for Runners

10:30     “Chase the Villain” Children’s Run (In small circle across from registration)

May 02, 2020


5K (Timed)
May 02, 2020 (Saturday)
5 kilometers
Solo Charity/Fund raising Road
Anywhere Virtual Race


May 02 2020 : Windy in the morning.
17.6°C - 34.9°C (63.7°F - 94.8°F)

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The information about this race is based on information provided by the organisers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]