The Astros Foundation and Houston Police Foundation invite you to come out for the annual Badge & Bases H-Town Run Down, presented by Cheniere! This family-friendly event will take place Saturday, September 29th and will benefit The Astros Foundation and Houston Police Foundation. Each race participant will receive a Commemorative Badges & Bases t-shirt and have the opportunity to take a photo at home plate inside the ballpark!
Date: Saturday, September 29th
Location: The race will start and finish at Minute Maid Park.
Time: 7:15 am Kids Fun Run starts; 7:30 am Badges and Bases 10K and 5K starts.
Race Registration and Pricing
($40 after August 31)
Note: 10K runners will be electronically timed and receive a commemorative shirt.
($30 after August 31)
Note: 5K runners will be electronically timed and receive a commemorative shirt.
Kids Fun Run
($15 after August 31)
Note: Kids Fun Run participants will receive a commemorative shirt. 12 and under only
* Runners under 18 require parent/guardian approval and authorization. Liability waiver must be signed at registration.
Race Packet Pick-Up Locations
Race packets will be available on race day beginning at 6:15am or in advance at Academy Sports + Outdoors. Race day registration is located outside Minute Maid Park.
Advance Packet Pick-up Dates and Times
Corporate Group Program
The Astros Foundation and the Houston Police Foundation invite your company to participate in the Badges & Bases Corporate Group Program. The programs provides your company the opportunity to have employees and their families participate in a fun and active charitable event without the hassle of having to plan the event. Badges & Bases includes a 10K, 5K and Kids Fun Run, so people of all ages are able to participate. This event can also complement a workplace fitness or wellness program. Benefits include group discounts, team race shirts, post-race hospitality location and packet distribution at your offices. Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about the Corporate Group Program.
Race Day Schedule
6:15 - 7:00am Packet pick-up
7:15am Kids Fun Run starts
7:30am Badges and Bases 10K and 5K starts
8:45am Badges and Bases 10K and 5K awards
Pets, roller blades, skates, strollers, bicycles, baby joggers, and any other-related wheeled devices will be prohibited.
Free parking for participants will be available in Houston Astros lots A, B & C located off of Preston Street on the east side of Minute Maid Park.
All participants are invited to the post-race party held at Minute Maid Park.
Top Finisher Recognition
The top male and top female 10K and 5K runners in each age group - Prizes to be determined -
*10K and 5K Race Age Groups: 0-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+ *Prizes will be awarded in each age group.