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About The Hunter 5K

In December of 2018, Hunter Lane Henderson tragically passed away after he was critically injured at home while playing with his sister. The Hunter 5K was created to honor and celebrate his fast and free spirit. Hunter loved Halloween and dressed up in costume year-round, so it is only fitting that the Hunter 5K be held on Halloween weekend!

We are bringing back the in-person race this year, but also offering a virtual registration option. Wherever you run, we strongly encourage you to dress in your most creative Halloween costumes and go for your personal best race time!

PROCEEDS WILL BENEFIT THE DELL CHILDREN’S MEDICAL CENTER THROUGH DELL CHILDREN'S TRUST

This year, funds raised through the Hunter 5K will benefit the Dell Children’s
Medical Center through the Dell Children’s Trust. The care and attention given by doctors, nurses and staff at Dell Children’s Medical Center made a truly traumatic time a little less painful for the Henderson family.

As an Ascension Seton nonprofit hospital, Dell Children’s Medical Center is the only Level One Trauma Center serving a 46-county region across Central Texas, and beyond. Caring for a population of roughly 70% uninsured or underinsured patient families, philanthropic support from our community ensures that no child is ever turned away regardless of their families’ ability to pay.

Please make a gift to impact the lives of local children today.

Event Details

We are bringing the race back to being a live and in-person event!

Race Date

October 30th 2021, 9:00am

Race Location

The race will begin and end at

Bear Creek Elementary School

12801 Escarpment Blvd, Austin, TX 78739

Join Us for A Fun-Filled Post-Race Celebration!

Don’t miss the post-race celebration happening at the finish line! Enjoy delicious food and services from local vendors and the opportunity to win some amazing prizes! We’ll be raffling 20+ prizes the day of the race. Raffle tickets can be purchased on site at the post race event and include the opportunity to win:

  • 7 day stay on Breckenridge Grand Lodge
  • 2 night stay at Treehouse – The Reserve at Lake Travis
  • Private lessons from Grey Rock Golf & Tennis Club
  • Wine Tasting experiences from various local wineries
  • Private yoga classes
  • Yeti Cooler
  • Photography session from Molly Gent Photography
  • Jewelry from Kelly’s Diamonds by Design
  • $100 gift cards from The Loop Running Store
  • 2 x 1 month unlimited sessions at OrangeTheory Fitness
  • $50 gift cards from C’est Chic Boutique
  • And more!

FAQs

Is the race in-person or virtual this year?
This year, the Hunter 5K will offer both in-person and virtual race options.

When does the race start?
The in-person event kick-off is Saturday October 30, 2021 at 9am at Bear Creek Elementary School. Virtual participants can run the race at their convenience. 

What cause will the funds raised go to?
This year, Chance and Jessica have selected the Dell Children’s Medical Center Trust and Foundation as the recipient of all funds raised through the Hunter 5k Halloween Fun Run. The care and attention given by doctors, nurses and staff at Dell Children’s Medical Center made a truly traumatic time a little less painful for the Henderson family.

SPONSORS & RELATED EVENTS

PLEASE REGISTER FOR THE HUNTER 5K HALLOWEEN FUN RUN

Registration Courtesy of Event Dog

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THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT OF THE HUNTER 5K HALLOWEEN FUN RUN!

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