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CHI St. Joseph Health - Republic of Texas Half Marathon

Half Marathon

The CHI St. Joseph Health - Republic of Texas Run is the new and much improved Armadillo Dash! Last year, the Armadillo Dash has undergone a dramatic makeover and moved to the beautiful and flat Texas A&M University campus where it will begin and end at George Bush Library!

All 13.1 miles of the CHI St. Joseph Health - Republic of Texas Half Marathon will be something you don’t want to miss! State-of-the-art timing and results, custom tri-blend shirt, custom race-bib (Must order before January 23rd), a custom finisher medal specific for the half marathon course, and an awesome post-race party!

The CHI St. Joseph Health - Republic of Texas Half Marathon will be on Sunday, February 25th starting from the one and only George Bush Library at 6:30am. Runners will enjoy all of the major sites on Texas A&M University campus and spectators will appreciate the ease of seeing their friends and family who are running more than just once! Sign up now to ensure your spot in the history-making CHI St. Joseph Health - Republic of Texas Run!

Fee Schedule:

Date CHI St. Joseph Health - Republic of Texas Half Marathon
First 25 $70
August 25-September 29 $75
September 30-November 3 $85
November 4-December 1 $90
December 2-January 5 $95
January 6 $105


Awards will be given to the male and female winner of each age category. Age category winners are based on chip time within the official results. The age categories are as follows: 14-19 // 20-24 // 25-29 // 30-34 // 35-39 // 40-44 // 45-49 // 50-54 // 55-59 // 60-69 // 70+

T-Shirts and Finisher Medals

Half Marathoners receive a tri-blend race shirt at packet pick up and a custom half marathon finisher’s medal at the finish line. T-shirt sizes are guaranteed only for those who register on or before February 3rd.


All runners will receive FREE race photos from the event, so smile big and run for the camera!.

Host Hotels

We will have Host Hotels Soon!

Packet Pick-up

Participants will be able to pick up their packets at TBD on Saturday, February 24th from 12-6PM.

Race day packet pick-up will be at George Bush Library, but will only be for those that register to do so during online race registration ($10).

You will be allowed to pick-up packets for friends or family only if you have a copy of their confirmation page or photo ID.

Post Race

Once you finish your race, you will be treated to an awesome post-race party complete with food and drinks!

Other Race Details

Time and Location

The CHI St. Joseph Health - Republic of Texas Half Marathon will start at 6:30am on Sunday, February 25th, from George Bush Library, located at 1000 George Bush Drive West, College Station, Texas 77845.


A disposable road racing timing system created by Redemption Race Productions will be used for all race courses. The timing system comes attached to the back of your race bib, and will need to be worn on the front side of your body.

Traffic Control

Traffic control will be conducted by the City of College Station and University Police Departments to ensure the safety of our competitors and event participants.

Water Stops

There will be 8 water stops. They range from 1 to 2 miles apart. Every water stop will have water and Gatorade with select stops having fruit and gel options.

Portable Toilets

There will be plenty of portable toilets at the start line as well as at water stops located at mile 3, 6, and 9 along the course.


A first-aid station and mobile unit will be located at the start/finish area.

Meet our team

Samantha Matush

Race Director

Chantal Brown

Operations Manager