July 4th, 2018

Join us on Wednesday, July 4th for the annual Firecracker Flight 4-Miler and 10k in Arlington.  The Firecracker Flight is an Independence Day themed run that is perfect for the whole family. The fun includes a costume contest, free kids dash, great post race food, and plenty of fun activities and vendors! You are not going to want to miss this one. 

All Firecracker Flight 4-Mile, 10k & 1-mile walk race participants will receive:

  • Chip-timed run on a Garmin-certified course with live results (1 mile not timed)
  • Custom event shirt (must register by deadline date)
  • Custom 3″ finisher medal for all 4-Mile, 10k & 1-mile walk participants
  • Awards for top 3 male and female finishers in each age group 
  • Free race pictures
  • Custom race bib
  • Special youth pricing for 12 and under

The Firecracker Flight is part of the Bodies Holiday Race Series. Sign up for the whole series for big discounts and member’s only perks.  Can’t make a race, sign up for the virtual race option.

Race Location, Parking & Course Map:

Bryant Elementary (Map)
2201 Havenwood Drive, Arlington TX 76018

4 Mile Course Map 10K Course Map

Parking is available on site in the designated parking lots.

Race Start Time:

The Firecracker Flight  4-Mile, 10k and 1-mile will start at 8:00 A.M.

    Race Packet Pickup:

    Tuesday, July 3rd from 3:00PM to 6:30PM at Mission Arlington (map
    210 W  South Street Arlington TX 76010

    *Packet Pickup is also available on race day at the race location from 6:45 to 7:30 AM.

    Race Pricing & Registration:

    Firecracker Flight 4-Mile & 10k fees are the same

    • $31 through May 9
    • $35 through Jun 13
    • $39 through Jul 2
    • $43 at packet pickup and on race day
      *Virtual Race entries are $38.

    Youth (12 & Under) – if they want a t-shirt, finisher medal, and bib.  Otherwise, they can run in the kids dash for free!

    • $20 through June 13
    • $24 through July 2
    • $28 at packet pickup and on race day

    1 Mile Walk 

    • $23 through July 2
    • $28 at packet pickup and on race day

    Volunteers – can’t run or have someone coming to cheer you on, we are always looking for help! It’s rewarding and we will reward you with a free entry for helping out!  Contact us for details.

    *You must register by June 25th to be guaranteed a shirt, we cannot guarantee a shirt or size for registrations placed after this date.

    Registration Options:

    Register Online Now!

    Race Day Schedule

    We aim to provide a great race experience by keeping everything organized and on time. If any adjustments need to be made we will make announcements to keep you up-to-date. Thanks for your understanding and support.

    • 6:45-7:30 – Packet pickup & race day registration
    • 7:40 – DJ led, fun warm up
    • 7:45 – Costume contest
    • 7:50 – Kids dash
    • 8:00 – 4 Mile and 10k race start

    Immediately following your finish you will have live results, post-race snacks, and finisher medals waiting for you!

    Age Group Awards

    Prizes for the Firecracker Flight will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers in the 4-Mile and 10k races. The age categories are: 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

    *If your award is not picked up on race day you will need to email within one week to make arrangements for pickup or shipping.  Thank you and congratulations!   

    Charity Partner:

    Our mission at Bodies Race Company is to make a positive impact in our community. We do this by providing a healthy activity for the whole family and benefiting local charities. We want everyone to have a great time and invest in their health but we are calling on our great community to help those in need by donating to a worthy cause by donating non-perishable food items needed to support Mission Arlington.  Please bring in-kind items to packet pickup, race day or even to Irving Cares any time before the race.