Saturday, December 3, 2016

The Maverick Activities Center – The MAC
University of Texas at Arlington
500 W Nedderman Dr.
Arlington, TX 76019



7:15 to 8:15 am – check-in and late registration
8:30 am – 1K Penguin Waddle for ages 11 and under
9 am –  2-Mile Run/Walk Start
9 am – 10K Run Start



From I-30 take Cooper St. exit; go south on Cooper to UTA Blvd.; take a right on UTA Blvd. to the MAC.
From I-20 take Cooper St. exit; go north on Cooper to UTA Blvd.; take a left on UTA Blvd. to the MAC.

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Scenic neighborhood street courses, beginning and ending on the UTA campus.
10K – USATF certified TX08121ETM
2 MILE – USATF certified TX08122ETM




$20 (10K/2M) $15 (1K), Before Nov. 26, 2016
$25 (10K/2M) $18 (1K), Nov. 27 -Dec. 2, 2016
$30 (10K/2M) $20 (1K), Race Day Dec. 3, 2016

Register online today




$25 (10K/2M) $18 (1K)
Must be postmarked by November 26, 2016
Mail to:

The Runner
3535 W. Pioneer Pkwy
Arlington, TX 76013


$25 (10K/2M) $18 (1K) @
The Runner, 817-461-2281
Hours: 10 am – 6:30 pm through Dec. 2, 2016

Race Day

$30 (10K/2M) $20 (1K)
7:15 to 8:15 am, at the race site


School & Adult Team Entries

Registration closes November 18 for School Teams.
Visit the Team Entries page for full details.

Packet Pick Up

The Runner (817-461-2281)
10:30 am to 6:30 pm Dec. 1 – Dec. 2



Each registrant will receive a limited edition Winter Run T-shirt.



Cash Awards and Unique Penguins to Overall Masters Male and Female 10K finishers.
Special penguin awards to the overall Male/Female and Masters Male/Female in the 2-mile. Penguins for the top three finishers in each age group in both races.
All Penguin Waddle participants will receive commemorative ribbons. No duplications.

Awards ceremony will be inside the MAC.



Age Groups

10K Age Groups (male & female)
12 & under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+
2-mile Age Groups: (male & female)
6 & under, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+


Refreshments and Drawings

Fresh fruits, breads, coffee and other goodies. Drawings for running shoes, apparel, and other prizes will be held at the conclusion of the races. Must be present to win.
The race is also for pure unvarnished road racing fun and to keep the Zetnick Arlington Winter Run tradition alive.



Award winners’ names will be submitted to the Dallas Morning News and the Fort Worth Star-Telegram., and


Special Thanks To

Thanks to all of the people who have donated countless hours in the past, and this year to ensure that the race is a success.

Special thanks to: Jessie Zetnick, Sally Zetnick, Jeph Abara, Larissa Peterson and the entire staff at The Runner, Kathy Hoffman, Doug Kuykendall, Durl Rather, Ricky Cox. Also, Dana Davis, Ed Dalheim, Cullen Dalheim, Colleen Overton, James Hollis, Courtney Wood, Pamela Webb, S. Kay Nash, Peter Herta, Roberto Aguirre and Pablo Munoz from the YMCA of Arlington.