Houston Dynamo is putting on a 5K run in celebration of the World Cup.
The Houston Dynamo will host the 2010 AT&T MLS All-Star Game at Reliant on Wednesday, July 28, 2010. It will feature the MLS All-Stars vs. Manchester United. In conjunction with the game, the Dynamo will host All-Star Week, which includes a series of events to commemorate the big match.
All-Star Week will kick off Saturday, July 24, 2010 with the Dynamo Charities “Go for Goal 5K Run” and “Dynamo Diesel Kids Fun Run.” The race starts/finishes at Hermann Square in front of the City Hall(Walker & Smith)
Participants will receive an official race T-Shirt and two tickets to the Dynamo game versus the New York Red Bulls on July 31.
The 5K Run is competitive while the 5K Walk & Fun Run is non-competitive and all kids will receive medals. There will be a post-race festival and awards ceremony immediately after the race with food, drink, and live entertainment.
Proceeds will go to Recipe for Success.
It sounds interesting. Plus, you get free tickets to the next game, Dynamo vs. New York Red Bulls. Who can beat that? I can say that I love doing this, because it's for a good cause and it gets me healthy, but I love free stuff.