The Silo District Marathon is an annual 5k, Half Marathon, and Marathon race hosted by Magnolia and held in Waco, Texas. Initially started in honor of Chip’s first marathon goal and heart for the Brave Like Gabe Foundation, this USATF certified race is a Boston Marathon qualifier, and is sure to challenge all participants. Race net profits will be directed to the Brave Like Gabe Foundation in support of rare cancer research and benefit cancer patients treated at the Baylor Scott & White McClinton Cancer Center in Waco. Next year's race will be held April 25-26th, 2020.
April 25-26, 2020
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601 Webster Ave, Waco, TX
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Volunteer Registration is Now Open!
We could not pull off this race without volunteers like you! Stay tuned for volunteer opportunities!
Interested in being a vendor at our expo? Contact [email protected] for more information.
Interested in being a sponsor for the Silo District Marathon? Contact [email protected] for sponsorship opportunities and benefits.
In order to participate in the 5K, Half Marathon, or Full Marathon, you must register prior to the race. Each participant over the age of 18 must register themselves and sign their own participation waiver.
All participants must register online. Once you are registered, you may confirm your registration here.
5k – ages 4 and older
Half marathon – ages 9 and older
Full marathon – ages 13 and older
For your safety, anyone participating in the event must be a registered runner.
All registration fees are non-refundable. If you are unable to participate for any reason, we will not be able to accommodate refunds.
Yes—find more details on your runner dashboard. Note that April 17 is the last day to transfer your registration.
Unfortunately, we are not able to ship shirts or swag bags to participants who are unable to attend.
Strollers are allowed on the 5K course, however we strongly discourage strollers on the half marathon and full marathon course.
Yes, aid stations will be available along the course.
Contact [email protected] for sponsorship opportunities.
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Weapons of any kind, bags, bandit runners, and miscellaneous items including pets, drones, selfie sticks, alcoholic beverages, glass containers, coolers, or any props that could be considered to be a trip hazard are NOT allowed on the courses. In addition, any costumes that are bulky, cover the face or extend beyond the body are prohibited.
Below are links to race results for previous years:
September 6-7, 2019
October 17-19, 2019
December 6-14, 2019
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