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Only the BRAVE try it - Only the STRONG survive it !




37TH ANNUAL FUN RUN
was held Wednesday   -   SEPTEMBER 14, 2016

The FUN RUN is an annual event started in 1980 to promote health, exercise and physical fitness.

The FUN RUN is open to any student at Galveston Elementary or Thompson Elementary
- kindergarten through sixth grade -  and is run in a marathon format.

Run !   Walk !   Jog !

CLICK HERE FOR 600 / 900 / 1200 METER MAPS  >>   FUN  RUN  MAPS  

ALL FINISHERS RECEIVE A RIBBON.


***  Participation in your child’s physical education class may not be enough preparation for this event.
Some children may find the distance
( 600 meters for K, 1st and 2nd grades  -  900 meters for 3rd and 4th grades  -   1200 meters for 5th and 6th grades ) 
is more than they are physically ready to attempt. 

If your child wants to run the entire distance please encourage your child to do some running in advance of the FUN RUN.

A special THANKS to the Galveston PTO and Thompson PTO for their support.

8,493   STUDENTS HAVE RUN    9,036,600   METERS    ( 5,615 miles )   SINCE 1980
( CLICK TO ENLARGE )
Students who have participated 7 times are listed on the GOLD FUN RUN LIST.
Students who have participated 6 times are listed on the SILVER FUN RUN LIST.
Students who have participated 5 times are listed on the BRONZE FUN RUN LIST.


TO SEE RESULTS FROM EACH YEAR - CLICK  View All  AT BOTTOM OF PAGE

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LARGEST 10 YEARS

  1.   2008    395
  2.   2010    384
  3.   2009    377
  4.   2011    342   
  5.   2007    340
  6.   2012    334
  7.   2003    308
  8.   2013    305
  9.   2005    304
10.   2004    302


                 
             YEAR
                    RUNNERS
                            RACES
                                     TOTAL
  1 ST    1980      60  2      
60
  2 ND   1981      63  2     123
  3 RD   1982      54  2     177
  4 TH   1983    128  2     305
  5 TH   1984    155  2     460
  6 TH   1985    109  2     569
  7 TH   1986    120  2     689
  8 TH   1987     94   3     783
  9 TH   1988   143   3     926
10 TH   1989     93   3   1019
11 TH   1990   111   3   1130
12 TH   1991   194   3   1324
13 TH   1992   146   4   1470
14 TH   1993   285   4   1755
15 TH   1994   236   6   1991
16 TH   1995   254   6   2245
17 TH   1996   254   5   2499
18 TH   1997   185   5   2684
19 TH   1998   259   6   2943
20 TH   1999   281   6   3224
21 ST    2000   266   6   3490
22 ND   2001   257   6   3747
23 RD   2002   248   6   3995
24 TH   2003   308   7   4303
25 TH   2004   302   7   4605
26 TH   2005   304   7   4909
27 TH   2006   289   7   5198
28 TH   2007   340   7   5538
29 TH   2008   395   7   5933
30 TH   2009   377   7   6310
31 ST    2010   384   7   6694
32 ND   2011   342   7   7036
33 RD   2012   334   7   7370
34 TH   2013   305   7   7675
35 TH   2014   289   7   7964
36 TH   2015   255   7   8219
37 TH   2016   274   7   8493
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