Run, walk, or jog in the 8th annual Daily News Press Run to support the Newspapers In Education program on Saturday, October 26, 2019. Featuring certified Galveston Causeway 5K and 10K courses, a Kid's 1K sponsored by Whataburger, a book character costume contest, dozens of vendor booths, music, food, and much more. We have a big event planned for you!

Support Newspapers in Education

The Daily News Press Run provides support to the Newspapers in Education program (NIE). NIE provides resources that use the newspaper to develop reading comprehension skills, critical thinking and a better understanding of the way the world relates to the classroom. We have a waiting list of teachers who want to join and need your help to make the program a success for the upcoming school year.

Course Info:

  • Professional chip timing
  • USATF certified courses
  • Courses begin and end at The Daily News building at 8522 Teichman Road in Galveston

Kid’s 1K, 5K, and 10K Run

Race Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019
Registration Begins at: 5:30 AM


  • Kid's 1K - $10 until 7/31/19; $15 after 7/31/19; $15 race day
  • 5K Run/Walk - $30 until 7/31/19; $35 after 7/31/19; $40 race day
  • 10K Run/Walk - $35 until 7/31/19; $40 after 7/31/19; $45 race day

Divisions - Men/Women/Kids:

  • 10 & under (Kids), 11-14yrs, 15-19yrs, 20-24yrs, 25-29yrs, 30-34yrs, 35-39yrs, 40-44yrs, 45-49yrs, 50-54yrs, 55-59yrs, 60-64yrs, 65-69yrs, 70 & over


  • 1st place overall male & female (1K, 5K & 10K)
  • 1st - 3rd place male & female in each age division (5K & 10K)

Packet Pick-up

  • Saturday, October 19 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    College of the Mainland at 1200 Amburn Road, Texas City, TX 77591
  • RACE DAY: Saturday, October 26 from 5:00 a.m. to 6:30 a.m.
    The Daily News at 8522 Teichman Rd, Galveston, TX 75574
    Please plan to arrive 60-90 minutes prior to race start.

Parking Information

All parking will be available at the Target parking lot at 6128 Broadway Street; shuttle buses will begin at 5:00 am and will bring you to and from The Daily News building (where the race will be held).

Costume Contest

Dress up as your favorite book character as we celebrate Literacy Day with our Smart Family Literacy, Inc. Partners. The first, second and third place winners will win a special prize donated by local merchants. The contest is divided in two groups children and adults. A panel will judge the costumes.

Other Info

  • Performance t-shirts for 5K and 10K runners
  • Cotton t-shirts for 1K runners
  • No refunds - rain or shine

  • Stay updated by following The Daily News Press Run on Facebook!

  • Title Sponsors

    Kids Zone Sponsor

    Gold Sponsors:

    Brozne Sponsors:

    Route Sponsors:


    In Kind Sponsors:

    When & Where

    Saturday, September 8, 2018
    The Daily News
    8522 Teichman Road
    Galveston, Texas 77554


    Press Run 2018 Photographs

    Press Run 2017 Photographs

    Press Run 2016 Race Photos

    Press Run 2016 Awards Photos

    Press Run 2015 Photographs

    Press Run 2014 Photographs

    Press Run 2013 Photographs

    Race Results

  • 2018 Results

  • 2017 Results

  • 2016 10K Results
  • 2016 10K Age Group Awards
  • 2016 5K Results
  • 2016 5K Age Group Awards
  • 2016 1K Age Group Awards

  • 2015 10K Results
  • 2015 10K Age Group Awards
  • 2015 5K Results
  • 2015 5K Age Group Awards
  • 2015 1K Results
  • 2015 1K Age Group Awards

  • 2014 Overall Results
  • 2014 10K Results by Age Group
  • 2014 5K Results by Age Group

  • 2013 10K Results
  • 2013 5K Results
  • 2013 Kids Results

  • 2012 5K Results