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Run the Good Race 5K

  • Firewheel Town Center 205 Coneflower Drive Garland, TX, 75040 United States (map)


Run the Good Race 5K is hosted by First Baptist Garland.  Proceeds from this event will benefit the Pathfinder Achievement Center of the GISD.  First Baptist Garland is proud to partner with the staff of Pathfinder and support this outstanding campus team as they strive to impact the lives of their students.  For more information on First Baptist Garland or Pathfinder Achievement Center, please contact Bob Couch at 972.276.5273. 


Firewheel Town Center (Dick's Sporting Goods parking lot)

205 Coneflower Dr,

Garland, Texas 75040


7:00 AM Registration & Packet Pickup Opens

7:50 AM Registration & Packet Pickup Closes

8:00 AM 5K Run/Walk Start

8:10 AM 1 Mile Run/Walk Start

9:00 AM Awards presented after both races


5K Course Map Click Here

1 Mile Fun Run Map Click Here

Course Notes:

The course officially closes at 9:30am for all participants.


Registered on or before October 31

5K: $25

1 Mile: $15

Registered on and after November 1

5K: $30

1 Mile: $20

Eligibility - The minimum age to participate in the 5K is 6 and no minimum age for the 1 mile. The right to accept or reject any entry is reserved. For younger participants, please contact

Packet Pick Up & Late Registration

Friday, November 8th 4:00PM - 7:00PM:

First Baptist Church Garland, 8801 W. Avenue D Garland, TX 75040, map on

Saturday, November 9th, 7:00AM-7:50AM onsite registration/packet pick up


No Refunds or Transfers allowed.

Couch to 5K Training Plan

Train for the 5K distance with the Couch to 5K Training Plan:

The Eight Week Training Plan Download here

The Four Week Training Plan Download here


5K Awards

Awards will be given to the Overall and Masters Male / Female. Age group awards will be given out as follows: 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29……70+


Tech T-shirt


2018 results

2017 results

2016 results

Race Updates and Reminders

All last-minute updates and reminders will be posted on the Playtri Facebook Page. Like us so you get all the up-to-date information!


Many volunteers from numerous North Texas civic organizations are committed to make your race a safe and memorable experience.


Average temperature on race day: low 40 - high 70.

For safety reasons, Playtri Racing reserves the right to modify or cancel a race due to severe weather conditions. When severe weather is present, all precautions will be made to ensure the safety of the athletes.

Chip Timing

This is a chip timed event. Each participant will be required to wear a timing chip in order to be counted in the results. Timing chips are assigned to participants according to bib number. We will be using disposable chips for this event that you will receive with your bib at packet pick up.


If you are interested in being a volunteer for this race please contact us at

Race Contact

If you have any questions or need any additional information, email us at or call us at (214) 697-6922.


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