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Reasons to Run for Charity

1. Raise awareness. Running for a charity is not all about fundraising – it also helps get the charity’s name out there and highlights the important work they do. 2. Honor a loved one. 3. Give back to the community. 4. Support a great cause. Run for a charity that is close to your heart. With 61

Ways to be a Green Runner

The Houston Marathon Committee is "going green," and making history in the process. For the first time in the U.S., we have pursued a green certification for two separate sporting events in a single weekend – U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon and Chevron Houston Marathon. During race weekend, we collected 21.55 tons of waste and diverted an impressive 79% of collected

Reasons to Run Houston

The Chevron Houston Marathon and Aramco Houston Half Marathon are the nation's premier winter races, attracting runners from all 50 U.S. states and more than 20 foreign countries. Most recently, the Chevron Houston Marathon was featured as one of the top 10 marathons to nail your goal by Runner's World's Magazine. While there are a number of great reasons to take

2012 Chevron Houston Marathon Race Weekend Wrap-up

            The 40th anniversary Chevron Houston Marathon was an exciting, action-packed weekend - one that will go down in the record books making history in more ways than one. Below is our wrap-up of the milestone weekend, and the first of our new "13 fast facts" series - a monthly feature posted on the 13th of each month as we count

Runner Pace Chart

Use the following runner pace chart to calculate your finish time based on your estimated pace per mile.

Marathon, Half Marathon Prize Purses

The 2012 Chevron Houston Marathon and Aramco Houston Half Marathon prize purses total $184,000, plus $35,000 in potential bonus money. Prizes will be awarded to both men and women finishers in each of the following categories. Participants may claim all prizes for which they are eligible (e.g., open and masters). All athletes are eligible to

Runners by Event, Age Group, Gender

Below is a list of registered runners by event, age group and gender for the 2012 Chevron Houston Marathon and Aramco Houston Half Marathon.

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