Race Description

We Back the Blue, Red, and Green! 5k/10k is a second annual chip-timed run/ruck/walk with the purpose to unite as a community to show support for and thank the men and women who risk their lives in the service of our communities and Nation. 


This is a charity run with 100% of proceeds going to the following local charities benefiting Police, Firefighters, and Military personnel:  

 

  1.  100 Club of San Antonio.  Mission:  Serving the Children of Fallen, Local, State & Federal Law Enforcement & Firefighters.

  2.  Solders' Angels.  Mission:  May No Soldier Go Unloved. 

 

Date/Time:  Saturday, March 17th 2018, 8:00 am race start

Location:  River City Community Church16765 Lookout Road, Selma, TX 78154

New to 2018:  This year, we're adding a 10k run or ruck option!  Come out and run or ruck 6.2 miles for charity!  

 

Race Entry Fee:

5k Pricing:

$25 Early Bird until 31 Dec 17

$30 from 1 Jan 18 - 9 Mar 18

$35 from 10 Mar 18 - Race Day

 

10k Pricing:

$30 Early Bird until 31 Dec 17

$35 from 1 Jan 18 - 9 Mar 18

$40 from 10 Mar 18 - Race Day

 

Free Kid's Run prior to race start for kids 10 and under.  Bring the whole family to run, ruck, or walk and show your support for our men and women in Blue, Red, and Green!  Registrations prior to 10 March are guaranteed a race shirt.  Extra shirts will be available for purchase, but priority will be given on a first registered basis.  

 

Business Sponsors:  If you're interested in partnering with our cause, please see the Business Sponsorship Letter and Register to be a Business Sponsor today!

 

Volunteers Needed:  Register to volunteer today!

  


We Back the Blue, Red, and Green 5k/10k Reviews 4.8 - 2 reviews

Review We Back the Blue, Red, and Green 5k/10k

5.0/5
Course: 4.5/5
Organization: 5.0/5
2017 Race Review
Review On:
So much fun

We had a great time. This was the best put-together 5k I've ever done and I've done a few! Can't wait for next year!!

verified runner race review has run 1 times 1/1 found this review helpful.
Response from the Race Director
Hi Cynthia,  Thank you very much for the review and the kind remarks!  I'm glad you thought it was a great race!  We hope to make this year's event even better.  I hope you will jo ...show more
4.5/5
Course: 5.0/5
Organization: 5.0/5
2017 Race Review
Review On:
Great 5k

This was a great 5k great turn out and great weather. The only suggestion I have is to have the water by the finish line as the runners finish the run. Other than that It was great I can't wait until next year.

has run 1 times 1/1 found this review helpful.
Response from the Race Director
Hi Cesario, I'm glad you enjoyed the race!  We will definitely have water handed out right after you cross the finish line this year.  Thank you for supporting us.  We hope to see ...show more

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Contact Information

Name:
Jeff Matney
Email:
jmatney05@gmail.com
Website:
 

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Race Information

Most Helpful Review
5.0/5
Course: 4.5/5
Organization: 5.0/5
So much fun

We had a great time. This was the best put-together 5k I've ever done and I've done a few! Can't wait for next year!!

most helpful race review Cynthia R.
Selma, TX Weather
We Back the Blue, Red, and Green 5k/10k weather history
  • Based on a 5 year average and a race date of March 17th, Selma can expect temperatures between 63℉ and 38℉ with humidity around 52% and precipitation of 0".
    Last year the weather condition was Overcast.
  • Selma current weather
  • Clear 43.5℉ Clear