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2013 Happy Tiki Night time Beach Torch Run
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10 K, 5 K
Fajitaville At North Beach
Corpus Christi, Texas
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  LOCATION HAS BEEN MOVED TO NORTH BEACH. The "Happy Tiki" is a 5k or 10k run on NORTH BEACH that begins and ends at FAJITAVILLE. The one mile kids run begins at 8:30pm and the 5k and 10ks begin at 9:00pm and are entirely on the beach. The course will be marked by tiki torches and led lights. Runners will head north on the beach, with 5k runners turning around at the 2.5k mark and 10k runners at the 5k mark. The tikis mark the course but do not light up the beach. Runners are required to bring a flashlight or headlamp in order to avoid hazards like sand castles, crabholes, or driftwood. Awards for top 3 male and female finishers in each age group, and t-shirts to the first 300 entrants.
Enjoy a great summer night run under the stars on the beach! Afterward, enjoy drinks and music on the deck the beautiful bay at FAJITAVILLE. Partial proceeds to "For the Love of Strays" adoption and foster home care for our four legged friends. Hula outfits anyone?
There will also be a 1 miles kids run (12 and under)

Event Start Location
In front of FAJITAVILLE on NORTH BEACH Corpus Christi, TEXAS

Course Description
Night time on the Beach, Marked with Tiki Torches. Straight north on the beach. 5k runners turn around at the 2.5k mark, and 10k runners turn around at the 5k mark. Runners must bring flashlights or headlamps in order to avoid hazards like sandcastles, crabholes, or driftwood. 1 Mile kids run.

Awards to the top 3 male and female finishers in each age division, as well as the top 3 overall male and female finishers.

Packet Pickup / Expo
Packet pickup at FAJITAVILLE beginning at 6:00pm day of race.
Alternate sites TBA

Post Race Activities
Enjoy Music and Food at the FAJITAVILLE Deck, overlooking he beach. Drinks and food available for purchase.

The "Happy Tiki" will take place rain or stars.


Plenty of Parking around FAJITAVILLE and NORTH BEACH
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Recent Review: Even though the event was moved, we received adequate notification. As we drove in from out of town, this was greatly appreciated. This was our first beach run, and we truly enjoyed the event.

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