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Asombro Institute for Science Education DESERT DASH ONLINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. REGISTER IN PERSON AT PACKET PICK UP.

Event Details

START POINT DATE COST
Chihuahuan Desert Nature Park 11/14/2015

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Asombro Institute for Science Education
DESERT DASH
HALF MARATHON, 10K, 5K, & CHILDREN’S 1 – MILE TRAIL RACE 
November 14, 2015
Chihuahuan Desert Nature Park
56501 N. Jornada Road
Las Cruces, NM 88012


Race Start Times
Half Marathon: 8:15 am

Children’s 1-Mile*: 8:30 am
10K: 9:00 am
5K: 9:15 am
*Guardian should accompany child during Children’s 1-Mile race
Parking available adjacent to assembly area is limited; allow time to make your way to the starting line
 
Registration Fees
Through November 6, 2015

Children’s 1-mile: $15
5K and 10K: $25
Half Marathon: $35 

November 7 – 12, 2015
Children’s 1-mile: $20
5K and 10K: $30
Half Marathon: $40 

Race Day Registration
Children’s 1-mile: $25
5K and 10K: $35
Half Marathon: $45
 
Half marathon, 10K, and 5K participants receive a technical race shirt; children’s 1-mile participants receive a cotton t-shirt
Shirts guaranteed in the size requested to everyone registered by October 22, 2015 
Post race refreshments provided for all participants
Awards given to the overall male and female winners in the 5K, 10K, & half marathon events
Age group awards to the top 3 in the following male & female age categories in the 5K, 10K & half marathon events:
19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over
Age group awards to the top 3 in the following age categories in the Children’s 1-mile event: 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14

Finisher medals provided to all children in the 1-mile race 

Pre-Race Packet Pickup
November 13, 2015 
12:00 – 7:00 pm
Asombro Institute for Science Education
401 E. College
Las Cruces, NM 88003
Pre-race packet pickup will be held at the Asombro Institute for Science Education office, located just southwest of the Las Cruces Convention Center.  Directions from E. Union Ave: turn west on E. College; turn in to the first gravel parking lot on the north side of E. College; the Asombro office is in the yellow corrugated metal building on the northwest end of the parking lot.
 

Race Day Registration & Packet Pickup: November 14, 2015, 7:30 – 9:00 am, Chihuahuan Desert Nature Park
Race day registration and packet pickup will close 15 minutes prior to the starting time for each event. Please call or visit the Asombro Institute website for more information or directions:
575-524-3334  /  http://asombro.org/dash.htm 

DIRECTIONS TO THE CHIHUAHUAN DESERT NATURE PARK
From I-25 in Las Cruces, New Mexico, head east on Highway 70.
  1. Take the Mesa Grande Rd. exit (at Oñate High School)
  2. Make a U-turn under the highway to head west on the frontage road.
  3. Turn right (north) on Jornada Road.
  4. Proceed north on Jornada Road for approximately 6.5 miles.
  5. The Chihuahuan Desert Nature Park entrance sign will be on the left.
  6. Park as directed by parking attendants.
 



Additional Info

  • T-Shirt Provided