Frequently Asked Questions
When is the race?
The 2017 Rodeo Clown Roundup will be held Sunday, March 5, 2017.
Where is the race?
The 2017 Rodeo Clown Roundup will be held at Karbach Brewing Co. 2032 Karbach Street, Houston TX 77092.
Is the race timed?
All 5K and 10K participants will be timed using a B-Tag which is attached to runner’s race bib.
Who can participate?
Any person over the age of 21 who is healthy enough to participate.
What is your weather policy?
We will run Rain or Shine! If it is lightening at the time of start, then we will delay the start for a reasonable time for safety.
How much does it cost to register?
Until 1/31/2017 – $40
2/1/2017 – 3/4/2017 – $45
Race Day Registration – $55 if available
Until 1/31/2017 – $35
2/1/2017 – 3/4/2017 – $40
Race Day Registration – $50 if available
Can I pick up my bib on race day?
You may pick up your 5K / 10K bib – Thurs. March 2nd – Karbarch Brewing Co. at 2032 Karbach St. 4-8pm in the Biergarten.
Should you lose or damage your BIB prior to race day, a $10 administrative fee will be required to obtain a new BIB.
I cannot participate on race day. Can I get a refund or defer to next year?
No, we do not offer refund or allow deferrals for any reason.
What is the weather typically like on race day?
Average high: 80F
Average low: 50F
Be sure to check the weather forecast, we are in Houston, you know.
Where does the race start and finish?
The Rodeo Clown Roundup start line and finish line is at Karbach Brewing Company located at 2032 Karbach Street in Northwest Houston.
What time does the race start?
The 5k/10k have a mass start at 7:30 AM (chip timed).
What items are not allowed on the course?
Dogs, skateboards, rollerblades, unauthorized bicycles or any other wheeled devices are not allowed on the race course, with exception to wheelchairs.
Will there be an awards ceremony?
The awards ceremony for overall winner (top 3 women, top 3 men in 5K and 10K) will take place at 9:00 am.
Do I get a t-shirt with registration?
Yes, all registrants will receive a unisex participation shirt. T-shirts will be available for pick up on race day, before and after the race.
Do I get finisher items after the race?
5K/10K participants will receive a commerative Karbach pint glass and will receive two beer tickets.
Who do I contact with any questions, comments or to become a sponsor?
One reason we named the brewery Karbach Brewing Co. is because we're located on Karbach Street. Even more important to us, though, is the fact that the Karbach Street warehouse was the site Ken and Chuck started their beer distribution company decades ago.
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