General Race Information

Monday, January 1, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.
5K and 10K run with a 5K walk
Rain or Shine
Registration Required

Race Day Registration 

We encourage online registration to avoid lines. Race day registration is from 8:30am-9:45am in the gym at the Chicago Park School, 15725 Mount Olive Road, Grass Valley CA.

Start Line

Race begins at Chicago Park School

Rules of the Road

In order to guarantee a fun and safe race for everyone, please be mindful of the following “Rules of the Road”

Walkers and slower traffic stay to the RIGHT. Runners to the LEFT.  Please DO NOT block the faster runners who will be predominantly on the left hand side of the course.

Do not run in from the sides of the course; it could endanger you and/or other participants.

No wheeled objects EXCEPT strollers are allowed. This includes shopping carts, floats, rollerblades, skateboards, bicycles, unicyles, or other wheeled objects. They are a safety issue in a crowded race.

No animals – for their safety as well as for the safety of all our participants.

No headphones or ear buds for your own safety


Bathrooms are located at the school.

Trash and Recycling

Leave no trace – Be kind to our neighborhood hosts and clean up after yourself.   Aid Stations will be placed throughout the course for participants and spectators; please use the designated containers and help us keep our countryside green.

First Aid

First responders from Peardale/Chicago Park Fire Station will be at the aid stations and will be available at the school if you need first aid.  A sweep car will follow the last runner/walker to ensure no one is left on the course and can transport you back to the school if needed.

Timing and Results

Results will be posted in the school gym and on our website after the race.

Awards ceremony immediately following the race in the school gym.


Race Photos will be viewable online after race.

Finish Line

Race ends at Chicago Park School

5K Route

10K Route