Run The Line

Shannon Kennedy

FEBRUARY 18, 2018 is the 11th Annual Run The Line


Online registration closes at midnight on Thursday, February 15. After that, late registration is available at packet pickup on Friday, February 16 and Saturday, February 17. There is NO registration on race day.


General Start7:30 a.m. for all race participants. Race will have starting waves based on mile time and pace groups. Look for Pace Group Leaders with signs at the start.

Start is located at the intersection of Broad and Main Streets in downtown Texarkana. (GPS location: 201 W Broad Street, Texarkana, Texas).

Participants must be at least 13 years old by race day. Strollers and dogs (other than service dogs) are not allowed on the course during the race. Everyone must finish by 11:15 a.m. when the course will close.


We’re proud to announce that Racquet & Jog, located at 3435 Richmond Road in Texarkana, Texas will be the home of our packet pick up along with late registration. Racquet & Jog is located on the north side of the building.

Packet pickup and late registration are at Racquet & Jog on Friday, February 16 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, February 17 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Racquet & Jog. Late registration is payable by credit card, cash or check.

There is NO registration on race day. However, there is race day packet pickup at the downtown race site in the west end of the Bi-State Justice Building (GPS location: 201 W Broad Street, Texarkana, Texas).

A friend or family member may serve as your proxy to pick-up your packet if they have a paper or electronic copy of your Registration Confirmation and your driver’s license.  The person who picks up your packet needs your Bib Number.

Bring an electronic or paper copy of your Registration Confirmation form with your Bib Number to pick up your packet.  Packet pickup stations are in bib number order.


Top three female and male finishers Overall, Master, Grand Master, and Senior; Top three female and male in age groups 13-19, 20-24, 25-29, and every 5 years thereafter to 80+; Top female and male Walkers; Top 3 places for 2-Person Relay Teams; Top 3 places for 4-Person Relay Team. Only one award per person.  The top three female and male Overall finishers will each receive a $100 gift certificate.


Teams may be composed of runners and/or fast walkers.  Each member of a 2-person team completes 2.55 miles. Each member of a 4-person team completes about 3.28 miles. Team names are required for all relay teams. Finishing time will be captured for each team, not for individual team members. Everyone must complete the race by 11:15 a.m.


Runner or Walker – $55 ($65 after January 21; $75 after February 4)

2-Person Relay Team – $50 per member ($60 after January 21; $70 after February 4)

4-Person Relay Team – $45 per member ($55 after January 21; $65 after February 4)


Bringing the family? Kids 5 through 13 participate every year in the Kids Run the Line TOO event on Saturday, February 17th at 4:00 p.m. The fun run takes place on the campus of CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System at the Fitness Center Parking Lot. Take Me To The Kids Run the Line TOO Website.