Zoo Run

Zoo Run

Special thanks to all who ran, walked, waddled or galloped through the Fort Worth Zoo’s 20th annual Zoo Run on April 7, 2018!

Click here to view the results of the Zoo Run 2018

Click here to view the results of the Zoo Run 2017

Click here to view the results of the Zoo Run 2016

Click here to view the results of the Zoo Run 2015

Congratulations to Westpark Running Club who won the award for the largest school group with 145 runners and to American Flight Academy-IOC who won the award for the largest team with 139 runners.

Awards and Costumes

PLEASE NOTE: Competitive awards will only by given to timed participants in the 5K. The 5K course will close after 1 hour and 15 minutes. Runners finishing the race after the time limit will be pulled off of the course for timing and safety purposes.

5K Awards
  • Masters and Overall for male and female
  • Top three male and female finishers in the following age categories: 0 to 6, 7 to 8, 9 to 11, 12 to 13, 14 to 16, 17 to 19, 20 to 24, 25 to 29, 30 to 34, 35 to 39, 40 to 44, 45 to 49, 50 to 54, 55 to 59, 60 to 64, 65 to 69, 70 to 74, 75 to 79, 80+
  • The largest school group and largest team will receive an award.

Zoo Run participants are encouraged to dress up like their favorite Zoo animal!

A few rules:
  • Remember, this is a family event. Keep it G-rated.
  • Adults – your face must be visible at all times – this is for your own safety during the race and for the safety of all guests.
  • You must wear your race bib on the front of your costume so it is visible.

Thank you to the 2018 Zoo Run sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor



St. Francis Veterinary Clinic

Tarleton State University - Fort Worth

Texas Health Aetna

Community Partners

By sponsoring an event at the Fort Worth Zoo, your company will benefit from corporate exposure through advertising and collateral, including event signage, invitations, Zoo publications and our website.

For more sponsorship information, please click here or call 817-759-7332.