Rodeo Run

March 4, 2017

Run for a cause! Proceeds from the event benefit the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ Educational Fund. The 2017 Rodeo Run had more than 9,500 participants in the wheelchair race, 10K race and 5K fun run/walk. Entry fees benefit the Show’s Educational Fund, which provides scholarships and other educational opportunities to deserving students across the Lone Star State. Since 1988, nearly $5 million has been contributed to the Show.



2017 Winners

  • 10K Overall Male – Kevin Castille
  • 10K Overall Female – Mary Davies
  • 10K Masters Male – Stuart Fraser
  • 10K Masters Female – Allyson Serrao
  • Wheelchair – Juan Rios
  • 5K Overall Male – Chandler Rathke
  • 5K Overall Female – Kim Lowry
  • 5K Masters Male – Alan McClain
  • 5K Masters Female – Gita Kulkarni

Post Race Party

Participants and supporters are invited to Eleanor Tinsley Park after the race for a fun celebration of the morning's race and supporting the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Educational Fund. The Family Fun Zone will have food, entertainment and more.

Course Map

The race starts at the corner of Walker and Bagby and ends on Allen Parkway near Eleanor Tinsley Park for the post-race party.

On race day, plan to come around 8:40 a.m. to the corner of Lamar and Bagby to stage for the start line. See map below for details. The start line is Walker and Bagby.


Public parking garages in the downtown Houston area and the Theater District are available to participants. Please prepare for each garage to have its own parking fees. Surface lot parking is also available throughout downtown for a fee.

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