Superheroes needed!

Looking for a way to mix up your running routine this weekend, or perhaps a way to bring your kids into the mix?

Do both with the CASA Superhero Run, a superhero-styled chip-timed 5K and Kids 1K with superhero activities, costume contests with great prizes, photobooth to capture your super-style, free food and more! The fun is happening this Sunday, September 19th, 7 am at The Domain.

This fast-growing race is put on by CASA of Travis County, which exists to promote and protect the best interest of children who have been abused or neglected, by training volunteers to advocate for them in courts, in schools and in our community to help them find safe, permanent and loving homes.


* Chip-Timed 5K (Chip-timing by Cadence Sports)
* Kids 1K
* Superhero costume contest including Traditional Superhero, Original Superhero, Super Kid and Super Pet categories!
* Comic book and superhero table with Tribe Comics and The Heroes Alliance
* Photobooth with free photos for everyone from Booth 66
* Moonwalk obstacle course to test your super-strength from IW Rentals
* Create your superhero symbol, mask and more at our crafts tables with KLRU and KidzArt
* The chance to get your very own superhero name with the DA! Theatre Collective
* Child I.D. program with Bikers Against Child Abuse (B.A.C.A.)
* Massage and chiropractic station from Austin Longevity and The Lauterstein Conway Massage School
* Tasty snacks fit for a superhero from Austin’s Pizza, Austin Sonic, Cornucopia Popcorn, Smoothie King and Starbucks
* Photography by Kreutz Photography and 501(c)andids

Register for the race

Right now, 1 in 4 abused or neglected kids don’t get a CASA volunteer. The CASA Superhero Run raises money so that every child who needs a CASA superhero will have one. Even if you can’t race, there are ways to support this important organization. Just visit Donations to start your own fundraising page. You can edit it, add your superhero photo, set a goal and share with friends on Facebook, Twitter, email and more! Gifts of $5, $10 and $20 from your friends and family will make all the difference!

Get full details here, and check out the awesome prizes, info on the costume contest and more. This race is becoming more and more popular, and for good reason – it’s a ton of fun, for a great organization!


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