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The Richardson Gobble Hobble benefits the Neighborhood Youth and Family Counseling of Richardson (NYFC) who serve as the victims' assistance organization for the Richardson Police and Fire Departments. The NYFC, a 501(c)3 Corporation, has been providing counseling, victims’ assistance and youth intervention programs to the Richardson community for more than 30 years. For more information about NYFC, please visit www.nyfcr.org.
The Richardson Gobble Hobble 2011, a 5K & Family Fun Run/Walk organized by Central Health and Wellness, will be held November 19, 2011 at Galatyn Park in Richardson, Texas. We invite you to come run, walk, or watch the pre-Thanksgiving festivities as people of all ages come Gobble Hobble in Richardson!
All proceeds from this event will benefit the NYFC.
Racing Systems, Inc. times the 5K run, using disposable Chronotrack D-Tags.
To be included in the results and eligible for an award, you must wear your D-Tag properly on your shoe. Your D-Tag will be attached to your bib when you pick it up with your packet. Remove it and follow the instructions printed on the tag itself. It's important that you only bend the D-Tag in the proper place. Bending it across the chip will disable it, and it won't be read when you start or finish. Here are additional instructions with pictures.
Awards will be given to the following categories:
- 1st Overall:
- Masters (40+)
- Top 3 Finishers in the following categories:
- 14 & under
- 70 +
The Gobble Hobble 5K will start and finish at Galatyn Park, Richardson’s 500-acre mixed-use, rail-transit-oriented development near the intersection of President George Bush Expressway (SH 190) and Central Expressway in Richardson. The course continues into Galatyn Woodland Preserve, passing by the DART light rail & through the heart of the Telecom Corridor.
The course will be relatively flat with some occasional hills.
All children participating in the race will receive free admission to the kids zone, featuring a climbing wall and an inflatable obstacle course. Also, our giant sized Turkey mascot will be available to greet and have pictures with all youth participants.
Onsite parking will be available. We encourage you to utilize DART; hop on and take it to the Galatyn Park Station!