JUNE

▪ June 1, 2019—Run with Heroes 5K & 10K, Atwater
A family friendly event to raise money and awareness for first responders suffering from PTSD, depression, etc. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ June 1, 2019—Poverello House Run for Meals 5K & 2 miles, Woodward Park, Fresno
Events benefit Poverello House. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ June 2, 2019—Bakersfield Hot Fudge Sundae 5K walk/run and 2K walk, The Park at River Walk, Bakersfield
The 5K is timed, the 2K is not.Post-run sundae station open to all participants so they can make their own ice cream creation. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ June 2, 2019—Run Like Goose 5K, Murphys Park, Murphys
This event benefits grief and trauma recovery through the non profit organization, Live Like Goose. For more information or to register online, visit On Your Mark Events.

▪ June 5, 2019—The BIG Run, Fleet Feet Stockton, 265 Lincoln Center, Stockton
This fun 5K run or walk is in conjunction with National Running Day. Fleet Feets throughout the United States hold similar events on the same day. All participants receive a custom bib number, custom finishers medal, beer and food, and party at Fleet Feet Stockton post run. All this for just $15. A limited number of BIG RUN shirts will be for sale during the event. Event is limited to 200 participants – event details

▪ June 5, 2019—The BIG Run, Fleet Feet Fresno, San Joaquin River Parkway & Conservation Trust, Friant Road, Fresno
This fun 5K run or walk is in conjunction with National Running Day. Fleet Feets throughout the United States hold similar events on the same day – event details

▪ June 8, 2019—Second Annual Family City Fun Run/Walk 5K, 10K & 1-mile walk/run, Manteca
Courses go through the Woodward Park neighborhood and support the Men of Omega Psi Phi Inc. to raise funds to support their scholarship, mentoring and leadership development programs. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ June 8, 2019—Bubble Gum for Asthma Awareness 5K, 10K & 1-mile walk/run, Woodward Park, Fresno
Event is designed to raise awareness of asthma and other respiratory diseases. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ June 9, 2019—Hot Fudge Sundae 5K walk/run and 2-mile walk, Woodward Park, Fresno
The 5K is timed, the 2-miler is not. Post-run sundae station open to all participants so they can make their own ice cream creation. This is the first of three races in the Summertime Series. Run all three, and receive an additional Summertime Series Medallion on top of each individual finishers’ medals. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ June 15, 2019—Bakersfield Father’s Day 5K and 2K, Bakersfield
Rootbeer floats in custom take-home mug for all participants. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ June 16, 2019— Father’s Day 10K and 2-mile walk, Woodward Park, Fresno
Dad’s rootbeer float in custom take-home mug for all participants. Custom finisher’s medals along with t-shirt for each registrant. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ June 20, 2019—Stockton Ports Beer Mile, Banner Island Stadium, Stockton
Drink a beer, run a lap on the warning track. Do this four times. If you’re the fastest, you win. Events benefit American Cancer Society / Making Strides. Look at all you receive for the $20 entry fee: Field box ticket for the game and four 12-ounce beers during race, Stockton Ports baseball cap, awards for top three, custom keepsake bib, raffle ticket for chance to win Fleet Feet Sports luxury suite for the night, $1 Coors Light and Corona until 8 p.m. *Must be 21 years old to participate. For more information, visit Fleet Feet Sports.

▪ June 29, 2019— Second Annual Roger’s Run 5K walk/run, Ceres
This free event is hosted by Faith Home Teen Challenge. This is a fun run, so you time yourself with the clock at the finish. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

JULY

▪ July 4, 2019—Run for Independence 2-mile walk/run and 5-mile run, Ralston Park, Atwater
Walkers welcome in the 2-miler. Please, only runners in the 5-miler. The event is hosted by the Merced Running Club and Buhach Colony High School Cross-Country program. Proceeds benefit in part local high school scholarships presented annual by the Merced Running Club. Check back later for more information.

▪ July 6, 2019—Hernia Hill Half-Marathon, 10K & 5K, Twisted Oak Winery, Vallecito
Don’t be fooled. There are hills in this event. All distances feature a dash through the wine cave, which some say is even better than running through Disney’s Enchanted Castle. Post-race lunch hosted by On Your Mark. For more information or to register online, visit It’s Your Race.

▪ July 13, 2019—Christmas in July 5K run/walk, Fresno
The course is on shady Christmas Tree Lane. Event supports the Boys and Girls Club. This is the second of three races in the Summertime Series. Run all three, and receive an additional Summertime Series Medallion on top of each individual finishers’ medals. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ July 13, 2019—Escalon Park Fete 2-mile & 10K walk/runs, Escalon
This is the third in ShadowChase’s 4-Race Series. Run all four and earn a humongous medal. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com. Download a registration form by clicking here.

▪ July 14, 2019—Seventh Annual S.H.E. 365 Women’s 5K walk/run and 10K run, Woodbridge Winery, Woodbridge
Walkers welcome in the 5K. Please, only runners in the 10K. Finish on a red carpet. Champagne flute, mimosa, fresh fruit, chocolate, Bundtini’s, catered lunch, jewelry, custom women’s finisher shirt and medal. For more information or to register online, visit On Your Mark Events.

▪ July 21, 2019—Inaugural Races for Braces 5K/10K trail run or 1K walk, Lathrop
These events benefit the As I Can Foundation. For more information or to register online, visit On Your Mark Events.

AUGUST

▪ Aug. 3, 2019—Summer Breeze Half-Marathon, 10K & 5K walk/run, San Leandro Marina Park, San Leandro
This is one of the few flat Brazen events. Courses go along the bay. For more information or to register online, visit Brazen Racing.

▪ Aug. 4, 2019—Miguel Reyes Elite/Open 5K and kids’ runs, Woodward Park, Fresno
Tacos, waffles and ice cream for all participants. $8,500 prize money overall. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ Aug. 11, 2019—SAR Wild Run Trail Half-Marathon, Trail 10K, Trail 5K and Trail 2-mile hike, Shaver Lake
These events benefit Fresno County Search and Rescue (SAR). These also are trail races, which means expect dirt, some rocks, roots, and even some hills. Fun Big Foot finishers’ medals. This is the third of three races in the Summertime Series. Run all three, and receive an additional Summertime Series Medallion on top of each individual finishers’ medals. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ Aug. 17, 2019—Hell of a Half Marathon, Exeter
The name says it all — the Central Valley in the summer time. Nine aid stations. But you’re rewarded for coming out with great swag, including Goodr sunglasses, tech tank, pint glass and finishers’ medal. This is the second race of the Soul Half Marathon Series. Events benefit the Alisa Ann Ruch Burn Foundation. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ Aug. 24, 2019—Fifth Annual Campus Life 5K and kids’ fun run, Fresno
Events benefit Fresno/Madera Youth for Christ. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

SEPTEMBER

▪ Sept. 8, 2019—The Diamond 10K, Fresno
At $99 for pre-reg until June 30 (it goes up after that), this is a bit pricy for a 10K. You can pre-register for half-marathons — more than twice the distance — for less money. The kids’ Diamond Dash is $29. Finishers receive an official bib, a tank top and what race promoters call a “genuine diamond necklace finisher’s medal.” For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ Sept. 8, 2019—Eighth Annual Delta Harvest Run Half-Marathon, 10K & 5K walk/runs and 1-mile family fun run, Brentwood
Events benefit East Contra Costa County food banks/pantries, shelters and college scholarships for local high schools. For more information or to register online, visit On Your Mark Events.

▪ Sept. 21, 2019—Smokey Bear Run 10K run, 2-miles walk/run and kids’ fun run, Bass Lake
Photo-op with Smokey Bear. The course is on pavement and easy rolling hills out and back. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ Sept. 21, 2019—United Cerebral Palsy of Stanislaus County Safari Dash 5K Fun Run or 1/2-mile dash, La Loma Park, Modesto
Come dressed as your favorite safari animal. This is a fun run and will be self-timed. But there will be finishers’ medals. Come out and support UCP, even if you just come out to cheer on the many inspirational participants. For more information, visit Safari Dash.

▪ Sept. 22, 2019—Wascally Wabbit Half-mawothon, half relay and 5K walk/run, Fresno
Events benefit Kids Kasa Foster Care. For more information, visit Wascally Wabbit, or register online at RunSignUp.com.

OCTOBER

▪ Oct. 6, 2019—Peace Officer Memorial Run Half-Marathon, Half Relay and 5K, Modesto
Honor those Stanislaus County officers who have fallen in the line of duty with this event. The 5K goes in and around downtown and Graceda Park. The half goes on city streets through East LaLoma Park. Both events start and finish in front of the Gallo Arts Center. For more information, visit Peace Officer Memorial Run.

▪ Oct. 12, 2019—Riverbank Run for the Cheese 5K and 10K walk/runs and kids’ fun run, Galaxy Theatres, Riverbank
This is the fourth race in the ShadowChase 4-Race Series. Run all four and receive an additional medal. The Galaxy Theatres has graciously agreed to open up early so runners can use their nice permanent bathrooms. No port-a-potties here. Courses have a bit of a roll, and the 10K has a bonus hill.  Download the registration form by clicking here.

▪ Oct. 13, 2019—Judgment Day Half-Marathon, Bakersfield
This is the final race in the Soul Half-Marathon Series. Refer a friend and receive $15 off. Refer two and receive $30. Post-race breakfast included. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ Oct. 27, 2019—Monster Mash Dash 5K and kids’ fun run, Shinzen Friendship Gardens, Fresno
This is a local run, NOT one of those national runs. Events benefit Make A Wish Foundation. Glad in the dark shirt. This is the first of three in the Holiday Run Series. Run all three and receive a special medal. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

NOVEMBER

▪ Nov. 2, 2019—Salmon Duathlon (run, ride, run) and 5K run, Knights Ferry
This event benefits the preservation of the salmon natural spawning habitat in the Stanislaus River. The duathlon is a 5K run, 30K bike ride and a 2.5K run. For more information or to register online, visit On Your Mark Events.

▪ Nov. 3, 2019—Two Cities Marathon, Clovis Half-Marathon, Fresno Half-Marathon, Half Relay and 5K Run, Fresno
Post-race ice cream for all participants. Finisher quarter-zip pullover, custom event tech T, custom finishers’ medal for all participants. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ Nov. 17, 2019—Fourth Annual Bakersfield Marathon, Half-Marathon, 10K and 5K Runs, Bakersfield
Gender-specific long-sleeve tech shirt and finishers’ medal for all participants. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ Nov. 21, 2019—Kings United Way Turkey Trot 5K, Hanford
Start a Thanksgiving Day tradition or continue an existing one by walking or running this 5K. Event benefits local charities associated with Kings County United Way. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ Nov. 21, 2019—Turkey Trot Fresno 5K, Woodward Park, Fresno
Long-sleeve shirt and personal pie for all registered runners. This is the second of three in the Holiday Race Series.Run all three and receive a special medal. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com

DECEMBER

▪ Dec. 14, 2019—Jingle Bell Run for Toys for Tots 5K, Christmas Tree Lane, Fresno
Christmas-themed sweatshirts for all registered runners. Bring a new unwrapped toy and receive a Santa hat. This is the third and last race in the Holiday Race Series. Run all three and receive a special medal. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.


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