Location of Start/ Finish
The Gusher 5K will start and end at Lamar University's
Montagne Center. Refer to the map below for an overview of the Lamar
campus and parking locations.
There are three parking route maps below:
1) For those traveling east toward Port Arthur on Highway 69, exit MLK and loop under the highway and proceed to Rolfe Christopher.
2) Alternate parking at the LIT campus. Take Highland to East Lavaca.
3) For those traveling west from Port Arthur/ mid county toward Beaumont on Highway 69, the MLK exit will be closed. Take the Highland exit and loop under the highway, travel to MLK and loop under the highway once more to proceed to Rolfe Christopher.
This is an older satellite image so it does not show the completed football stadium. Parking is located south of the football stadium.
Saturday, March 8, 2014
8:00 a.m. Central Standard Time
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Registration is open. There are no refunds. No race day registration.
$25 (until Feb. 1)
$35 (after Feb. 1 until last day of registration)
Teams (5 runners per team): $200
You can register a 5K team or a half marathon team. Everyone on the team must run the same distance. For instance, all 5K team members run the 5K race with everyone at the same time. This will give each runner a 5K result and a team result. A team consists of 5 members each running the 5K. Half marathon teams have 3 members. Team awards are based on the sum of the team's age graded times. Age grading is a process that adjust a person's time based on age and sex. This way a team will not be disadvantaged for having older members. Team members are also eligible for individual 5K Awards.
Beaumont, TX 77701
Friday, March 7th - 11 am to 8 pm
Saturday Race Day Packet Pickup will be near the start line at Lamar University's Montagne Center
Saturday, March 8th - 6 am to 7:25 am
Please reserve Saturday packet pickup time for those traveling into Beaumont on race day to help avoid extra long lines.
Visit the host hotel tab at the top for information about the MCM Elegante.
Course Map (sneak peek) - The Kinsel Ford 5K course follows the first loop around Lamar University. Official map to come.
Center – on service drive in front of parking lot
E. Lavaca across MLK overpass - .18 mile mark
on S. MLK Pkwy - .24 mile mark
on E. Virginia St. - .75 mile mark
on Rolfe Christopher Dr. - 1.19 mile mark
on Florida – 1.54 mile mark
on University Dr. (near Spindletop) – 2.29 mile mark
on E. Lavaca
on MLK Service Dr.
on E. Virginia – overpass spur 380
on MLK service drive
line – 3.1 mile mark