American Hero Run

The Colony, Tx

The American Hero Run - 5K, 10K & 1 Mile Fun Run is a family event, with fun for all ages! After the event, join us at the Five Star Complex for Fireworks show, Concert, Car Show and Carnival! Runners and walkers of all ages and abilities are encouraged to register!

Join us for the 7th Annual American Hero Run and Honor Veterans on Veterans weekend! We have lots of fun planned for you in lovely The Colony.
Date:  Saturday, November 9, 2013, 8:00AM
Location: Stewart Creek Park at 3700 Sparks Road, The Colony, TX 75056

Event Schedule: 
6:30 AM - Late Registration
8:00 AM – 1 Mile Fun Run
8:30 AM – 5k & 10k Start
9:30 AM - 5k Awards
10:00 AM - 10k Awards

Registration Fees
Register 4 or more at one time and $5 will be deducted from each entry!


$35 Through through November 8, 2013

$45 Race Day


$25 Through November 8, 2013
$30 Race Day
$18 Children 12 & under through Race Day

1-Mile Fun Run

$20 Through Race Day
$12 Children 12 & under through Race Day


We will have American Hero Run Awards in both distances for the top male and female overall and masters finisher.

The 10k age groups are: 19 & under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+.

The 5k age groups are: 6 & under, 7-9, 10-12, 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+.


The timing chip will be in your bib number at the American Heroes 5k & 10k. No need to attach anything to your shoe. Put your bib on and you are good to go. This is the latest and greatest technology in race timing. Age group awards will be based on chip time. Overall awards will be based on gun time. There will be no timing for the 1-Mile Fun Run.

Packet Pickup

Friday, November 8 from 12Noon to 6pm at The Colony Recreation Center, 5151 N Colony Blvd. You may also get your packet on race day.

Course Information

10k Route

The 10k shoreline trail is incredibly beautiful! It borders parts of Lake Lewisville!

5k Route

The 5k tours the beautiful neighborhood that overlooks Lake Lewisville!

1-Mile fun run Route

A fun 1-mile run, jog or walk for everyone that just wants to get their blood moving!


The American Hero Run will be photographed by Jerry Glover Photography. You can pre-purchase your pictures at a discount by clicking the logo below.


Click on the link below for directions:

3700 Sparks Road, The Colony, TX 75056

From Highway 121

The Exit for Main St/Josey will be closed, so take the exit prior.

  • If you are coming from the West, exit Standbridge. If you are coming from the East, exit Paige Rd.
  • Then take a left on FM 423 / Main Street (Josey) North approximately 2 miles.
  • Take a left at North Colony Blvd. You will pass South Colony Blvd.
  • Take North Colony Blvd. approximately 1.5 miles into Stewart Creek Park. North Colony Blvd. becomes Sparks Road when you enter the park.

There will be plenty of parking near the event.

Reminder: The park will close to any oncoming traffic starting at 7:45AM.


All entrants will receive a unique American Heroes Run t-shirt with their entry.

Customer Service

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When & Where

Nov 9, 2013


6:00 AM

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