5K • 10K • Half Marathon• Virtual Run

Sunday, May 30, 2021

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 29 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



Saturday, May 29, 2021

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 30, 2021

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

Wednesday, May 26 
Fort Worth Running Company – 3000 S Hulen St Suite 158, Fort Worth, TX 76109
10:30AM – 5:30PM

Thursday, May 27
Dallas Running Company  –  7200 Bishop Rd D-12, Plano, TX 75024
10:30AM – 5:30PM

Saturday, May 29, 2001
Waco Running Company – 700 Franklin Ave., Waco, Tx 76701
11:00AM – 3:00PM

Race Day at Race Site – Sunday, May 30, 2021
Heritage Square Downtown – 311 Austin Ave, Waco, TX 767015:30 AM – 6:45AM

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

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Virtual Run

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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!

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Volunteer Registration

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