Sunday July 16, 2017 – 7:30 AM
Half Marathon & 10k
C.H. Collins Stadium in Denton (1500 Long Rd, Denton, TX 76207)
There will be no packet pickup prior to the race
RACE DAY Packet Pickup starts at 6:00 a.m.
Online Registration will remain open through race start. You can register race morning at the event.
Entry Fees will increase with short notice – Register Now
If you have never entered a Mellew event before, as a first time customer, our Mellew Incentives awards program will allow you to save $5 off your first entry immediately!
We do not add service fees on to your purchase!
Register 4 or more at one time and $5 will be deducted from each entry! There are no refunds
There are no refunds
Stuff Happens Program
When you register online, you will see a box in our entry form that will say “Stuff Happens”, Check that box and $5 will be added to your final fee. If for any reason you cannot cross the start line your entry fees can be applied to a future Mellew Productions event Make sure you read the programs rules.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
The Average high for this date is 93 degrees with an average low of 72 degrees.
6:00 am – Packet Pickup Opens
7:30 am – Half Marathon & 10k Start
8:30 am – Post Race Festivities
9:30 am. – 10k Awards
10:00 am – Half Awards
All entrants will receive a great runner’s mesh tech T-shirt!
All runners get our Wildfire medal!
The Wildfire Half will use the latest chip timing technology, which records your time precisely from start to finish. Your timing chip will be in your bib. Just put your bib on and you are good to go.
Both the Half and 10k will have awards for the top male and female overall and the top male and female masters. We will present awards to the top three finishers both male and female in the following age groups 24 & Under, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70+.
All half marathon and 10k finishers of The Wildfire Half will receive a large finisher medal.
What you get
- Start & Finish on the 50 yard line of a football Stadium
- When you register there are no service fees!
- Chip timing with chip in the bib
- Free finish line photos and finisher certificates
- Tons of free parking next to the stadium
- Great music and fun afterwards!
- Runner’s t-shirts for all entrants.
- Everyone gets a Wildfire finisher medal!
- Great mostly flat course with few turns
- Part of the World’s Toughest Half Challenge and the Sizzling 10k Challenge!
We will have plenty of water along the course.There will be 8 water stations on the course about 1 and 1.5 miles apart and will offer iced-down H2O and sports drink.
Female Runners – Think Pink!
We offer a pink station at Wildfire. The station will be identified by a pink sign. You will find feminine supplies as needed. Just ask one of the volunteers to direct you to the supply case.
There will be plenty of parking near the event site.
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Denton-UNT-TWU
4485 North I-35
Denton, TX 76207
La Quinta Inn & Suites Denton – University Drive
4465 North I-35