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Flour Bluff Cross Country to host Malaquite Beach Run

The 4th Annual Malaquite Beach Fun Run sponsored by the Flour Bluff ISD Cross Country and Girls Track program is set for Saturday, December 9. The run is open to individuals six years of age and over and will be held at Malaquite Beach on the Padre Island National Seashore. Event capacity is 400 runners.

Registration is $30 per runner and includes a t-shirt. Flour Bluff students have a discounted registration fee of $20 (t-shirt included). Registration deadline is Friday, November 24.

Age divisions include:

  • Div I Girls/Boys (Including Div. 1P – Parent): Age (6-11) Distance (2 miles)
  • Div. II Girls/Boys: Age (12-18) Distance (5K)
  • Div. III Women/Men: Age (19-35) Distance (5K)
  • Div. IV Women/Men: Age ( 36 & Over) Distance (5K)

Awards will be given for the top three runners in each division.

Packet pick-up will be held Thursday, December 7, from 4 – 6:30 p.m. at the Flour Bluff HS Varsity Gym located next to Hornet Stadium.

Click here for additional registration information and form.

For questions or additional information, please contact Coach Dugan at or Coach Pesek at

Flour Bluff ISD schools and facilities will be closed Friday, January 21st, 2022, due to severe weather conditions. The latest weather updates are indicating a high probability of freezing temperatures and precipitation that may create hazardous road conditions Friday morning.

All extracurricular activities (including athletics) will be canceled for the morning of Friday, January 21st. With temperatures currently expected to increase through the day on Friday, extracurricular activities scheduled for the afternoon may continue unless otherwise communicated by coaches or teachers/sponsors.

Flour Bluff ISD faculty and staff should not report to work on Friday, January 21st unless directed by your supervisor. Thank you for your patience as we assessed the situation. We ask that you please stay safe and warm in this winter weather. Flour Bluff ISD will resume its normal schedule on Monday, January 24th, 2022.