Kick off your Veteran’s Day weekend with the Combat Medic Run 5K! On Saturday November 9th the 232d Medical Battalion, home of the U.S. Army’s Combat Medics on Fort Sam Houston, is hosting the annual Combat Medic Run with support from The Excellence in Action Committee. The Harry Wurzbach Gate will be open to military and civilians on Saturday at 6:00 AM in order for runners to pick up race packets and get ready to RUN! The Run will end with the award ceremony that will begin shortly after the completion of the run. Following the run starting at 10:30 will be a health and wellness expo offering exhibits, demonstrations and activities to engage and empower your path to a healthy lifestyle! The race and expo is open to all military and civilian with registration open now! So what are you waiting for?!
We can accommodate runners, joggers, walkers and strollers; however, pets are not permitted unless it is a service animal with proper paperwork.
The Combat Medic 5K is a USATF certified course and will be chip timed.
$35 Early Registration: Register before or on Friday October 25th 2019.
$45 Late Registration: Register between Saturday October 26th and Friday November 8th.
$55 In Person Late Registration: Register on site Saturday November 9th.
T-Shirts are NOT guaranteed for late registration.
There is NO race day online registration and NO refunds.
Registration Fee Includes:
• Combat Medic Run T-shirt, this year’s shirts are a technical dry-fit blend material. Please register by October 25th to ensure we have your right size.
• Combat Medic finisher medal with lanyard
• Access to health and welfare expo
• Competition for this year’s top finisher awards
Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female runners as well as the top male and female from each age group! The age groups are as follows: 13 & Under, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50 & Over. Participates can only win in one category.
Parking is available on site for participants.
Advance-Packets may be picked up at VFW Post 78 ( 10 Tenth Street, San Antonio, TX 78215) on Thursday, November 7th and Friday November 8th between the hours of 4:00 pm-7:00 pm. Only packets for those registered by noon on November 5th will be available for advance pickup. All other packets will be available for pickup on race day.
• Race Day- Packets must be picked up on MacArthur Parade Field at the registration tent between 6:00 AM and 7:45 AM.
Check on our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/combatmedicrun/ for updates on race day and sneak peaks of our T-shirts and finishers. Photos from the race will able be posted on the Facebook page.
In accordance with Fort Sam Houston policies do not bring any weapons such as firearms or knives to the run. If you are found with one at the gate you will be turned away. Also, do not bring any pets with you, if it is a service animal please be sure to bring paperwork certifying your pet as a service animal.