October 23rd coming back to Old Town Helotes!
This is a “race” for those who would rather check their Instagram and watch TV, drink beer and eat donuts–not get up early and run or bike. We have other priorities than working out. This is your race!

Days Until October 23, 2021









The Helotes 0.5k Challenge

It takes no talent to finish a 546 yard “race”. This event sponsored by the Helotes Chamber of Commerce will support the Helotes Chamber Foundation. So whether you are a workout junkie or a full time slouch or somewhere in between this event is perfect for you!!

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Register now to take advantage of great pricing! Registration includes a finisher medal, T-Shirt, swag bag full of awesome items, two beers, and an invitation to our live concert.

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Join our Facebook group, the Helotes 0.5K Challenge, to keep up to date on all we have going on with our virtual run this year!

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There are lots of ways to get involved with this great event. Learn how your business can get involved.

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Training Plans

There is no formal training plan for this event, but we have one that you can get started on right away!

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Referral Program

Want to run for free? For each person you refer that uses your personalized referral code, you will receive a 10% refund. Up to 10 referrals ($25 total)!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Have some questions about what a 0.5K is? Well we have some answers!

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Helotes 0.5K Challenge

Date:  October 23, 2021
Registration: 9:30 AM
Race Start: 10:30 AM
Location: Old Town Helotes
14391 Old Bandera Road, Helotes, TX 78023
Join us for a 0.5K Challenge back in-person and better than ever!  We are excited to bring the “run” and challenge course back to Old Town Helotes…all on the scale of…well… for the rest of us!  We’re bringing back the coffee & donut rehydration station, and many new ideas.  Plus don’t forget to show off your best costume! 
Stay engaged during and after the race by submitting your photos to us on our Facebook Group @Helotes0.5KChallenge for bragging rights!
Don’t forget we have an After-Party at Wine 101 with some great music by the E7 Band at 11:00 AM on October 23rd! It’s all fun and “challenges” in order to support the Helotes Chamber Foundation.
Basic Registration:$35
VIP Registration: $60

Basic includes t-shirt, finisher medal, race decal, 2 beers, and a swag bag. (kiddos will get a snow cone or juice)

UPGRADE to VIP  Want to brag to the world that you competed in the shortest run there ever was? We have even more you can brag about by becoming a VIP! For an additional $25, you will bask in VIP glory!  Ride to the finish line in our golf cart, BBQ plate lunch, 3 beers to redeem at Busted Sandal Brewery, Limited Edition Finisher Medal, Official membership in the SLACR society lapel pin (The Society of Lazy and Carefree “Runners”), T-Shirt, Super Hero Cape, Race Decal, a $10 Schott’s Meat Market Gift Certificate, a free Bundtlet from Nothing Bundt Cakes, some extra fun swag, and so much more…. you don’t want to miss out!!

Disclaimer: If you register after October 14, 2021, we will only have limited t-shirt sizes available. Registration will tell you if we have your shirt size in stock. 

Virtual Runners will receive their race packet and swag after the race date of the 23rd. 


Packet Pick-Up: October 21th 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Busted Sandal Brewery – 14743 Old Bandera Rd Unit #5 Helotes, TX 78023


Thank You To Our Sponsors!

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