Guts and Glory

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Saturday, March 25, 2017
Location: Travis Williams Athletic Complex, 1005 New Market Rd.
Kid Run:  8:30 a.m.
Fun Run: 9:00 a.m.
Check-in and On-site Registration: 8 a.m. 

Run Details

This run is a non-competitive, non-timed event. The course will have obstacles along the way. The Kid Run is open to children ages 3 to 12 years old and is a shorter version of the full fun run. Runners 42 inches and taller may participate in the Fun Run; children 14 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Click here for Kid Run Route

Click here for Fun Run Route

What to Wear

Dress appropriately, participants may get dirty, wet and or sticky during the run.
Cleats and turf shoes are prohibited. 


Guts and Glory Obstacle Fun Run benefits the Mesquite Therapeutic Recreation program which provides recreation and leisure opportunities for people with special needs.


Kid Run (ages 3-12) $10
Fun Run (42 inches and taller) $15

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To benefit Sharing Life Community Outreach and other Mesquite charities, donate a jar of peanut butter or jelly and receive $2 off day of registration.


Registration is open until March 19 at all Mesquite recreation centers or the Parks and Recreation Administration Office.
Registration forms can be downloaded here

Parking/Start & Finish

Parking will be available at Travis Williams Athletic Complex. The start and finish lines for the runs will be located in the field adjacent Travis Williams Athletic Complex. 


All runners will receive a commemorative souvenir. 

Inclement Weather

Cancellation will occur in extreme weather circumstances. There will be no refunds; your entry fee will be used as a donation to the Mesquite Therapeutic Recreation Program. If weather is questionable, information will be posted here and on the City’s Facebook page after 7 a.m. on run day. 

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Sponsored By:

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