ZOOMA texas | Wine Country Half Marathon, 10K + 5K
November 1-2, 2019 | Inaugural ZOOMA Texas Wine Country Half Marathon
Start/finish at Marketplatz in Fredericksburg, TX
Texas Two Step Challenge | Complete both the ZOOMA Texas Lost Pines and Wine Country races (10k or longer) in the same year and earn the Texas Two Step Challenge medal!
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What makes ZOOMA different?
Imagine a powerful sea of women on the move – encouraging fellow runners, creating unforgettable moments, getting strong, and celebrating personal running triumphs in beautiful locations. Imagine a post-race party where you’ll celebrate your run with your crew, relax and be pampered with massages, yoga, and mimosas. This is ZOOMA.
Bring your best friends, your sister, your mom or your daughter for a weekend you’ll remember for years to come! Recognized as one of The Top 10 Women’s Races by Shape Magazine, ZOOMA Texas Wine Country Half Marathon is a race weekend you simply don’t want to miss!
ZOOMA TEXAS WINE COUNTRY HALF MARATHON FEATURES
FRIDAY NIGHT FUN + 5K. Pick up your race packet and shop, hang out and have fun with your crew! Shake out those running legs and join us for the Friday night 5K!
RUN. Gorgeous runs through the heart of Texas Wine Country in Fredericksburg, TX. Run a 5K, 10K or Half Marathon or combine the distances into our new Wine Country Challenge!
PARTY. Celebrate your Half Marathon and 10K run with an unbelievable Post-Race party including mimosas, food, massage, recovery yoga, music and tons of fun!
SWAG. Each runner receives a swag bag with a women’s cut shirt, cinch sack and one-of-a-kind medal. Register early and you’ll get the VIP swag bag upgrade for free!
SUNRISE YOGA SUNDAY. Relax and stretch on Sunday morning with a peaceful recovery yoga session.
FUN + SUPPORT. ZOOMA race weekends are always filled with fun and incredible support. You’ll be surrounded by so many amazing women throughout the weekend and will be incredibly well supported throughout your run. It’s nearly impossible not to have fun during a ZOOMA race!
FRIDAY, November 1
Location: Fredericksburg, TX
12-8pm | Packet Pick Up
5pm | 5K Race Start
SATURDAY, November 2
Location: Fredericksburg, TX
7:30am | Half Marathon + 10K race start
8am | ZOOMA Post-Race Party
TBD | Recovery Yoga Sessions
TBD | Awards Ceremony
TBD | Kids Races
12pm | Post-Race Party ends
SUNDAY, November 3
Location: Fredericksburg, TX
8am | Sunrise Yoga Sunday
2019 Registration Info + Fees
Race entry fees include some of the best swag around! Each registration includes:
- Women’s fit race tee (unisex sizing also available)
- Custom ZOOMA cinch sack
- Free race photos
- Entry to the Post-Race party including mimosas, food, massage, recovery yoga and music
- One-of-a-kind themed race medal for all finishers
- Challengers will also receive a Wine Country Challenge medal!
Register by June 2 and you’ll receive a FREE upgrade to the VIP Swag Bag which includes:
- ZOOMA wine glass
- Race magnet
- Access to the Facebook Training Support Group (a private Facebook group where you’ll have direct access to the ZOOMA Event Team and Ambassadors. You’ll get sneak peeks at all the race swag, medals and merchandise plus get lots of training motivation from the group!)
Register for the Inaugural Wine Country Challenge
Complete the Friday night 5K + Half Marathon or 10K to earn the Wine Country Challenge medal!
$105 earlybird/$125 before June 2/$140 before Sept 2/$155 before Oct 15
Register for the Inaugural Wine Country Half Marathon
$80 earlybird/$95 before June 2/$105 before Sept 2/$115 before Oct 15
Register for the 10K
$60 earlybird/$70 before June 2/$80 before Sept 2/$90 before Oct 15
Register for the 5K (Friday night only)
$38 earlybird/$45 before June 2/$55 before Sept 2/$65 before Oct 15
Register for the Virtual
$45 before June 2/$55 before Sept 2/$65 before Oct 15
Virtual race participants may complete the race at any time during the month of March and no documentation of completion is required (but we’d love to see a pic of you once you finish!). Virtual packet will be mailed to you the week AFTER the race and will include race shirt, cinch sack and finisher medal.
Want to register for the Texas Two Step Challenge? Just register for the ZOOMA Texas Lost Pines and Wine Country race weekends (10K or 1/2 Marathon) and you’ll automatically be qualified for the Texas Two Step Challenge!
Requirements and Registration Policies
Both women and men and runners and walkers are welcome and encouraged to participate in all ZOOMA Women’s Race Series events. Participants must be at least 12 years old to register for the half marathon and able to complete the course in 3.5 hours. Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.
BOOK YOUR STAY
A variety of resorts will be available for your stay at in the Fredericksburg area. Please note that you’ll be responsible for your transportation to/from race day.
Accommodation Information coming soon!
Travel Tips + Info coming soon!
OFFICIAL CHARITY PARTNER
We are proud to partner with Girls on the Run of Austin as our Official Charity Partner for ZOOMA Texas Wine Country Half Marathon!
More information coming soon.
More information coming soon.
Packet Pick Up
There is no race day packet pick up for the Half Marathon or 10K unless you purchase the Race Day Packet Pick up. Please pick up your packet on Friday or purchase the Race Day Packet Pick up option.
We suggest that you bring your registration confirmation email with you to packet pick up, however, your confirmation email is not required. We do allow you to pick up a race packet for someone else. Shirt exchange will be available at Packet Pick Up and the Information Tent on race day. Exchanges will be based on availability only, are not guaranteed and are on a first come, first served basis.
If you purchased a virtual race packet, please note that this will arrive one week AFTER the race weekend.
Nuun Hydration + Aid Stations
Aid stations will be located approximately every 1.5 to 2 miles along the race course with 7 aid stations in total. Stations will include water, portable toilet and minor first aid supplies. Nuun Hydration product will be available at select locations. GU Energy Gels will be available on the Half Marathon course only.
Participants will have access to bag check at the start of the race. Please see the final race instructions for additional details.
Awards presented by Momentum Jewelry
The awards ceremony will take place at the Post-Race Party.
Awards will be presented to the top 3 overall female race winners and top 3 Masters females for the Half Marathon, 10K and 5K. Age group awards will be given for top 3 female finishers in each age group.
Half Marathon + 10K + 5K Age Group Awards: 0-14, 15-19, 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+
Awards will not be mailed following the race so please attend the awards ceremony to pick up your award.
Kids Races Registration
To register for the Kids Races, go to the Information Booth on race day. Registration is free but we do ask that you fill out a waiver and registration from.
Races will be held rain or shine, however, if there is severe weather in the area the race start may be delayed or cancelled. As a reminder, registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.
In order to ensure safety of all runners, bicycles, roller skates, in-line skates, baby carriers and dogs are prohibited from the race course. Parts of the course are open to vehicular traffic throughout the run. It is VERY important for you to stay alert throughout the race, stay inside cones and obey all race and traffic signage. Jogging strollers are permitted but must start in the back.
Women First. ZOOMA races are run by women for women. We are a very small team of female business women and athletes who are passionate about delivering top notch races for women like you. Runner amenities and swag are designed exclusively with women in mind and weekend activities and events are planned to appeal to you, the female athlete.
Community of Support. We believe it’s incredibly important to support each other’s goals, dreams and aspirations. The ZOOMA community is made up of like-minded women who seek to achieve athletic and personal goals and support each other while doing so. ZOOMA race weekends are always filled with fun and incredible support.
Dates, times, prices and inclusions subject to change. All races are subject to capacity limits and may close at any time. Registrations are non-refundable.