New Boerne .5K run changes the marathon game with beer, coffee, and donuts

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
Data pix.

BOERNE, TX-- Not everybody is equipped to run marathons, but fortunately for the less athletic, there's a race for even the laziest folks: the 0.5 K Run for Underachievers in Boerne!

That's a little over a quarter of a mile. So, you probably won't see much running but, you will see beer!

That's right! Participants get a free pint at the start of the race!

Also,  if runners need a break, there will be a coffee and donut station set up at the halfway point. And for stress relief, you can even take smoke breaks in this race!

When you finish, you get a sticker and a medal. So, everybody wins!

Apparently, for a lot of people, this kind of thing was right up their alley because registration filled up fast!

So, the organization is now offering a procrastinators prize pack for the folks who missed their chance to sign up.

The package lets you pretend like you participated. You get a t-shirt, participation medal and a bumper sticker all for $25!

This race isn't all fun and games. The proceeds from the event go to a local charity!

Now that ought'a make you run for it!

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.