Sign up yourself and your friends for the Amazing Race-inspired Houston Challenge Urban Adventure Race, returning to the Bayou City on Sunday, October 20, 2013. Limited discount registrations are available now.
Get a group together and sign up now for one of the more eclectic race events to hit Downtown Houston. In the popular Houston Challenge, teams of two or more are pitted against each other in a scavenger race across the streets of Houston – typically in full costume. When you sign up, you’ll face tricky puzzles as you go from point to point, exploring hidden corners of the city. Your expert knowledge of Houston roadways will prove to be a critical advantage.
The race starts off at Celtic Gardens in Midtown, and the after party takes place there as well. There’ll be food and drink specials for purchase, music and the always-entertaining costume contest.
Cash prizes start at $300 for the team that wins first place winner, followed by $100 for second place, and $50 for third. Fourth and fifth place teams each get a $50 bar tab. There were also be a $50 prize each for the two best costume winners and a $50 price for the top family team.
Every participant gets a race T-shirt from Challenge Nation.
The top 25 teams will also qualify for Challenge Nation’s $5,000 National Championship race in Las Vegas in November 2013.
For a limited time, you can snag full registrations for more than half off.
- Date and Time: Sunday, October 20, 2013, 2pm
- Location: Race begins at Celtic Gardens, 2300 Louisiana St, Houston, TX 77006
- Registration: Full-price registration is $35 per person. Limited $21 registration is also available.
Photo credit: Challenge Nation for Houston Challenge Adventure Race 2013