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Half Marathon, 10K & 5K
Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 6:45 AM
heritage park, Waco TX

Run Along the Brazos

You'll love the new half, 10K, & 5K courses along the Brazos River, Historic Elm Avenue, through downtown Waco and over the Washington Bridge. Why not include our flat & easy race plus our festive after party in your Memorial Day weekend plans. Join us on Saturday, May 26 at the EXPO featuring Packet Pick Up, Registration, Run Project and Badass Texas Gear, and a celebration of all things Waco! After the race beginning and ending at Heritage Park at Austin & 3rd Street and the finish line festival to follow, you can enjoy the rest of your weekend visiting a variety of museums, vineyards, & recreation areas in Waco.


Race Perks

> Badass Texas event shirt
> Badass Texas finisher medal
> Badass Texas socks for 1st 1500 registrants
> Free beer (over 21)
> Badass DJ
> Food
> Exclusive Badass Texas merchandise for sale
> River views and fun!

Check it Out!

Runner Video by Jae Jun Lee


race pricing

    SERIES Pass Gets:

  • Entry to Run Project's 10 races over 12 months. The distances you will be entered in are based on the package you purchase. For example, if you choose the the 10K Series Pass, you would receive entry to the 10K distance at events where a 10K is offered. If a 10K is not offered, then you will be entered into the next distance down (shorter).
  • ...

    What is Race Insurance?

    Interested in Peace of Mind Race Insurance? Click here for details.

    Individual Entry:

  • Supported, Safe Course
  • Comfortable race Shirt
  • Collectable Bib number
  • Race Time recorded and published

charity partner

The beneficiary for Badass Brazos is AFSP Waco. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is at the forefront of research, education and prevention initiatives designed to reduce loss of life from suicide. With more than 38,000 lives lost each year in the U.S. and over one million worldwide, the importance of AFSP's mission has never been greater, nor our work more urgent. You will be participating in the AFSP's work when you run this year's Badass Brazos. Click here for more information.

Packet Pickup

Tuesday (5/22/18) - Thurs (5/24/18) from 9AM-7PM

  • Orange Theory Fitness -Addison- 5290 Belt Line #156, Addison, TX. 75254
  • Orange Theory Fitness -Fort Worth-2600 W. 7th St. #131, Fort Worth, TX. 76107
  • Orange Theory Fitness – Uptown- 4447 N. Central Expy #100, Dallas, TX. 75205
  • Orange Theory Fitness -Waco-1428 Wooded Acres Dr. #116, Waco, TX. 76710

Race Day

  • Race Site - Waco Convention Center, Waco, TX

Where to Stay & Play

Don't miss the fun that Waco has to offer. Here are just a few attractions that you'll want to include in your Memorial Day plans.

Waco Tours Free Downtown Trolley Magnolia Market at the Silos Cameron Park Zoo Dr. Pepper Museum BSR Cable Park Hawaiian Falls Waco
Kissing Tree Vineyards Valley Mills Vineyards Waco Winery and Vineyards Balcones Distilling Lake Waco Baylor University
Waco Paddle Company Pura Vida Paddle TX Sports Hall of Fame TX Ranger Hall of Fame Waco Downtown Cultural District



Yes it's hilly. Yes it's hot as hell. But it's the most beautiful course we have ever seen! Plus, we ensure that there is plenty of water, gatorade, sprinklers and wet towels along the way. Water stations are generously placed every mile along the course.


The following pace groups for the half will be provided by Half Fanatics
2:00, 2:15, 2:30, 2:45, 3:00, 3:15, 3:30

race dayschedule

Packet Pickup Opens

Half Marathon Starts (4 hour time limit)

5K & 10K Start

Race Party Begins!

5K & 10K Awards

Half Marathon Awards

Course Closes

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