Become a HERO

HERO entries are guaranteed registrations into the 2017 Chevron Houston Marathon or Aramco Houston Half Marathon by making a one-time tax-deductible donation of at least $350 to an official Run for a Reason charity, plus the cost of registration.

HERO Runners receive:

  • Guaranteed race entry
  • Custom Back Bib
  • Tech cap
  • Pre-race access to private, indoor restrooms

Packet pick-up for HERO runners will occur at a designated Run for a Reason counter inside the Memorial Hermann IRONMAN Sports Medicine Institute EXPO.

The deadline to register as a HERO is December 2, 2016.

If you have any questions about registering as a HERO, please contact us at marathon@houstonmarathon.com.

Gift a HERO

Gift a HERO is the opportunity to purchase a race entry for someone special by donating at least $350 to an official Run for a Reason charity, plus the cost of registration. After the transaction is complete, you will receive a tax receipt for your donation. The recipient will be sent registration information and instructions. Availability is limited.

HEROES List

Click here to see the list of individuals who have donated or raised at least $350 to one of our Run for a Reason official charities.