Thanksgiving Day 5k - Simi Valley CA

November 24, 2016 - Race Start: 8:00 am

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November 24, 2016

Welcome to the 2nd annual

Thanksgiving Day 5k -  Simi Valley CA

Rancho Simi Community Park
1765 Royal Ave, Simi Valley CA 93065

No race day registration so register TODAY!


Course Description: Race start - 8:00 am
Start at Rancho Simi Park and run along the
Arroyo bike path that is lined with beautiful trees for shade and runs through the center of Simi Valley and along the Arroyo Creek. This is still home to ducks and herons, (AKA- not cranes), who are soaking up the sun while playing in the gently flowing spring /summer time  water.  There will be Aid stations every 1.5 miles.

Weekend Warriors / Beginners / walkers:
Yes, this is a very walker friendly course! It is mostly flat, with a few gentle rollers to keep you on your game. There are plenty of aid stations, and this event is loads of fun! 

Middle of the pack runners:
Looking for a PR (Personal Record)?? Then this is the race for you! Mostly flat course, with some gentle rollers and plenty of room to make your move towards your new PR


Elite and Advanced runners:

This mostly flat course along with some mild rollers, which are mid way through your run. There are some long stretches to allow you to really open up your speed along the home stretch of the course.  

All Runners will receive:
Finisher medal
Race day athlete tech t-shirt
Custom race day water bottle
Custom Goody bag with race day logo


Calling all Running and Triathlon clubs:

All running and triathlon clubs can secure a spot at the race day expo for a front row seat to all the action.  Bring your club canopy, banner, cow bells and team spirit.  
(Running and Triathlon Clubs ALL may come FREE of charge) 

To ensure a smooth and consistent run, this race has implemented wave starts.

What is a wave start and how does it work?

Wave starts are designed to reduce race start congestion and improve your running experience. In a wave start; runners start in groups with 2 minute intervals between each group. This way you can run with others who are similar in speed. On race day you will line up under / behind the banner that best fits your estimated running pace per mile, see chart  Click Here

 


 
Package Pickup info: 
Wednesday Nov 23th   3 pm to 7 pm

Location: Rancho Simi Park ( Duck pond park)
1765 Royal Ave, Simi Valley CA 93065
Corner of Thompson  / Royal 

When, where and what is Package pickup?
This is where you pick up your race timing chip, race bib #, and race day t-shirt. Also ask your pre- race questions and check out the course map. 

                       

This will be your last chance to register for this race cash or credit card ONLY.
NO race day registration available.

 
Results:
 Year  5k  Pictures  
 2014  AG  / Overall    
       
       
       
       


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