5K • 10K • Half Marathon• Virtual Run

Save the Date: Sunday, May 29, 2022

Waco, TX

Are You Ready For Badass Texas?

Accept the challenge of THE legendary Badass Texas with new Half, 10K, and 5K courses along the Brazos River, through Cameron Park, East Brazos Park, Washington Bridge with some spectacular views and of course... hills. The Half Marathon is a memorable course, with lots of support to help keep you hydrated and moving. The race starts and ends at Heritage Square Downtown located at Austin & 3rd Street with the finish line festival, good friends and free beer! Spend your Memorial Day weekend visiting Waco’s museums, vineyards, Magnolia, & more. Join us on Saturday, May 28 at the EXPO featuring: Packet Pick Up, Registration, Run Project and Badass Texas Gear And a celebration of all things Waco! Following Saturday’s packet pickup, join the Badass Texas "ShakeOut Run". Want to take it easy Memorial Day weekend, but still have good live race fun? Stay for an after-party almost as legendary as the race!

The Swag

Limited Edition Badass Short Sleeve Race Shirt | Custom Finisher Medal | Race Bib

Event Details

  • Limited Edition Badass short sleeve tech shirt
  • Kick your boots up...Show off your Badass Texas Finisher Medal
  • FREE BEER! (must be 21 or older)
  • Helpful Bag Check
  • Join us on Saturday, May 28th at 6PM for the FREE Badass Texas Shakeout  + happy hour
  • COVID-19 Protocol in place - CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS


Saturday, May 28, 2022

11:00AM – 3:00PMWaco Running Company – 700 Franklin Ave., Waco, Tx 76701
6:00 PM – FREE Badass Texas Shakeout Run + Happy Hour –  330 Austin Ave., Waco, TX 76701

Sunday, May 29, 2022

5:30 AM – Packet Pickup Opens & Race Day Registration Opens
6:45 AM – Half Marathon Start (4hr limit)
7:00 AM – 5K & 10K Starts
10:00 AM – Awards Ceremony
11:00 AM – Course Closes


  • 1st-3rd Overall Male & Female
  • 1st Overall Masters Male & Female
  • Top 3 Male & Female finishers in the following age groups: 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70–74, 75–79, & 80+

Chip timing is required to be eligible for awards.


Packet Pickup


Pace Groups

The following pace groups for the half will be provided by Half Fanatics:

2:00, 2:15, 2:30, 2:45, 3:00, 3:15, 3:30

Race Day Photos

Badass Texas Pricing


Receive an awesome Run Project volunteer T-Shirt.

Earn free registration for future races. (You must qualify, limited spaces)

Volunteer time can count towards community service hours for school/college.

Fun experience, making new friends!

Give back to your community.

Volunteer Registration

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