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REGISTER TODAY for the 17th Annual SPRINT FOR LIFE! - online registration or mail in entry form!


Online Registration closes on Friday, May 2, 2014.

Step #1: Register for the Race:
Select one of the following registration types:

  • 5K Competitive Runner (includes BibTag)
  • 5K Non-competitive Runner/Walker (time will not be recorded)
  • Sprout (age 12 and under – time will not be recorded)
    Children 12 and under who wish to receive their times must register as 5K – Competitive Runners.
  • Sprinting in Spirit (cannot attend, but wish to donate)
    • You will receive via mail a race t-shirt, race bib, Sprint for Life pin and shoelaces
    • With your permission, we will post your name on our Spirit Board
    • Wear your Sprint gear on Race Day wherever you are to show your support for this important cause
  • Fundraise Only (cannot attend, but wish to raise funds)

Step #2: If you choose to be a fundraiser, you can upload a photo, share your story, and invite your friends to donate to your page.  If you are pressed for time, you can do this later by following the link in the e-mail you receive.

Step #3: If you are part of a walking/running group, or if you wish to raise funds as part of a group, go to your profile page, select the Teams tab and select your team from the list.  If you are the team leader, create your team by entering the Team Name.

Notes for Corporate Teams: 

  • Corporations wishing to purchase competitive teams ($300 for the first Team; $200 for each additional Team), and Sponsors qualifying for complimentary teams, please contact
  • Corporate Teams consist of 3-5 members: all male, all female, or mixed; usually competing against other Corporate Teams

Notes for Organized Groups:

  • Groups consist of 3 or more runners and/or walkers - the more, the better!
  • Often a mixture of competitive runners, non-competitive runners or walkers, Sprouts (age 12 or under), and Sprinting in Spirit (unable to attend but with us in spirit)
  • Prizes are awarded for most members and most Sprint Spirit
  • Group Leaders: register yourself and your Group online
  • Group Members: register online and select your group from the list after your group leader has registered your group

Entry Fees

Participants with BibTags are eligible to win prizes. 


CategoryEarly RegistrationAfter April 9Race Day, May 3
5K Competitive Runner
(price includes BibTags)
5K Non-Competitive Run/Walk
(time will not be recorded)
Sprint for Sprouts
(age 12 and under; time will not be recorded)
Sprinting in Spirit$50$50$50
Registration and/or Packet Pickup
Saturday, April 26, 201410 am – 6 pmLuke’s Locker, Houston
River Oaks Shopping Center
1953 West Gray
Tuesday, April 29, 201410 am – 3 pmMD Anderson campus
Mays Clinic/CPB Hub, Floor 2
Thursday, May 1, 201412 pm – 7 pmLuke’s Locker, Houston
River Oaks Shopping Center
1953 West Gray
Friday, May 2, 201412 pm – 7 pmLuke’s Locker, Houston
River Oaks Shopping Center
1953 West Gray


New Parking Location

Free parking will be available in the 1MC Parking Garage. Suggested entry into the event site and garage will be via Fannin to Braeswood and Old Spanish Trail to Bertner. Please follow parking signs and race marshal instructions. Parking is also available in other TMC garages or lots at standard hourly rates.

Sprint for Life Questions:
Phone: 713-792-2765

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