Walk+Run for Rex
The 3rd Annual Walk+Run for Rex will be held in memory of Rex Neal Van de Putte, who was born on November 16, 2012 and died of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) on May 7, 2013 at the age of 5 months. This race benefits the Southwest SIDS Research Institute.
Runners receive a Technical Race Shirt, bib, pins, and timing chip. After the race, you will be treated to food & drink, treats, music, and more!
Join us for The 3rd Annual Walk+Run for REX
When: Saturday, November 14, 2015 at 8am
Where: Los Patios [ Map ]
This race benefits the Southwest SIDS Research Institute. Help the cause by creating a team or registering as an individual. Your valuable support helps the safe sleep outreach in Bexar County with provision of Safe Sleep Kits provided to new parents of high risk babies and a free Pack N Play program for those qualifying and needing a crib. All funds raised at Rex’s Run are designated to be used in the San Antonio area.
Rex's Walk is included in the 5K race fee.
Fees are for teams and/or individuals.
Teams must register online. No walk-in Teams registration on race day.
No charge for Stroller babies. People-friendly dogs are welcome (please bring your own poop scoop supplies).
2015 NE Loop 410 [ Map ]
San Antonio, TX 78217
Race Day line-up
6:30-7am: Check-in and race day registration; Packet pickup for folks coming in from out of town.
7:30am: Program starts
8am: Race starts
8:30am: Foodie Event
9am: 5K Awards
The awards ceremony takes place at 9:30am. The ceremony honors the following:
- Medals for overall first, second and third place male and female runners in the following age categories:
Under 14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
- Prizes for top fundraising team
- Prize for top fundraising individual
Age-group results are based on chip time; results for overall and masters winners are based on gun time.
JOIN A TEAM
Be a Part of a Fundraising Team
Create a team of friends, co-workers or family to raise additional money for the Southwest SIDS Research Institute! The top individual and team fundraisers will be announced at the awards ceremony and will receive a prize! Raising funds for the Southwest SIDS Research Institute and walking/running as part of a team is a great way to build camaraderie in the workplace or spend quality time with family and friends. It’s also a great way to join together to raise money for the Southwest SIDS Research Institute.
Every team needs a Team Captain. Then, set a fundraising goal and encourage one another to collect donations (no amount is too small!).
Start a fundraising team or create your own fundraising page to collect donations and pledges. Click here and just follow the instructions!
Don’t have a team? Join an existing team and bolster them toward their fundraising goal. See team pages here.
Registering is the first step in helping the programs of the Southwest SIDS Research Institute. To make an even bigger impact, we encourage you to collect donations from your family, friends and colleagues. The top individual and team fundraisers win prizes! And don’t forget to talk to your company about matching donations! To make your donation, click here. To start a personalized donation page, click here.
Thank you again for supporting the Southwest SIDS Research Institute!
Walk+Run for Rex
The 2nd Annual Walk+Run for Rex will be held in memory of Rex Neal Van de Putte, who was born on November 16, 2012 and died of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) on May 7, 2013 at the age of 5 months.
You can also send your check made out to SW SIDS Institute to this address:
Carrera Races, Inc
1116 West Blanco Rd
San Antonio, Texas 78232
Please note that only donations received by November 12, 2015 will be counted toward the team or individual fundraising awards.
Race Day DONATIONS:
On race day, you are welcome to bring your fundraising donation to the registration table however only donations received by November 12, 2015 will be counted toward the team or individual fundraising awards.
If you have questions about individual or team fundraising, Contact Us.