FIRECRACKER FLIGHT

June 29th

Join us on Saturday, June 29th for the annual Firecracker Flight 5k and 10k. The Firecracker Flight is an Independence Day-themed race that is perfect for the whole family. The fun includes costumes, 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 5k & 10k race participants will receive:

  • Chip-timed run on a Garmin-certified course with live results
  • Custom event shirt (must register by deadline date)
  • Custom 3″ finisher medal for all 5k and 10k 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. To learn more about the series or sign up: click here. Can’t make a race, sign up for the virtual race option.

Race Location & Course Map:

Carter Complex/Audubon Park (map) 
550 W Oates Rd, Garland, TX 75043

5K Course Map | 10K Course Map

Race Start Time:

The Firecracker Flight 5k & 10k will start at 8:00 AM

Packet Pick Up

Friday, June 28th from 2:00-6:00 pm

Academy Sports Garland (map)
4920 N Garland Ave, Garland, TX 75040

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

Race Pricing & Registration:

Firecracker Flight 5k & 10k fees are the same

  • $30 through May 4
  • $34 through June 8
  • $38 through June 27
  • $42 at packet pickup and on race day
    *Virtual race entries will have a $5 charge for shipping

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

  • $25 through June 27
  • $29 at packet pickup and on race day

1 Mile Walk 

  • $25 through June 27
  • $29 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 20th to be guaranteed a shirt, we cannot guarantee a shirt or size for registrations placed after this date.

Registration Options:

  1. Register Online Now!
  2. Sign up at packet pickup or on race day

*Paid registrations cannot be refunded or transferred, see our cancellation policy here. You are welcome to switch to a virtual race entry, up until race day, and still get your shirt, medal & bib but you must come pick them up at packet pickup or arrange for them to be shipped (A $5 shipping fee will be charged).

Race Day Activities 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 5K and 10K race start

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

Race Awards:

Prizes for the Firecracker Flight will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers in the 5k and 10k races. The age categories are: 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+

*If you don’t pick up your awards on race day you will need to email us to make arrangements.  You have two weeks to contact us and claim your award. 

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 also calling on our great community to help those in need.  The Firecracker Flight is taking suggestions for a great local non-profit to partner with. If you have any suggestions pleases contact us with details and who to get in touch with.