JUNE

▪ June 18, 2019—Taco Tuesday Summer 5K Series, Woodward Park, Fresno
Sign up for all six at once and save, or sign up for one or more individually. These are no-frill races with no t-shirts and no finishers’ medals. But the price is right. Each race also will have a theme. The June 18 event is “pajama run.” For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ June 18, 2019—Bakersfield Track Club Summer Series 5K, Bakersfield
The Bakersfield Track Club Summer Series (formerly known as the Darryl Easter Memorial Handicap Series) is a series of four 5K runs with the fifth as a fun run, volleyball game and awards dinner in the park. Register for all at once for savings or sign up for individual races. 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 22, 2019—Grand Opening: Fleet Feet Brentwood
6061 Lone Tree Way, Brentwood. A Fit 4 Mom workout in the store, 8 a.m.; 3-mile fun run/walk, 9 a.m.; followed by a pancake breakfast. Vendors also will be there showing off their latest – event details

▪ June 25, 2019—Bakersfield Track Club Summer Series 5K, Bakersfield
The Bakersfield Track Club Summer Series (formerly known as the Darryl Easter Memorial Handicap Series) is a series of four 5K runs with the fifth as a fun run, volleyball game and awards dinner in the park. Register for all at once for savings or sign up for individual races. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ 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.

▪ June 29, 2019—Bakersfield Pirate 5K Booty Run/Walk and 2K Walk, Bakersfield
Pirate costumes are encouraged. Events benefit the American Cancer Society. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

JULY

▪ July 2, 2019—Taco Tuesday Summer 5K Series, Woodward Park, Fresno
Sign up for all six at once and save, or sign up for one or more individually. These are no-frill races with no t-shirts and no finishers’ medals. But the price is right. Each race also will have a theme. The July 2 event is “’80s night.” For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ July 2, 2019—Bakersfield Track Club Summer Series Fun Run & Party Night, Bakersfield
The Bakersfield Track Club Summer Series (formerly known as the Darryl Easter Memorial Handicap Series) is a series of four 5K runs with the fifth as a fun run, volleyball game and awards dinner in the park. Register for all at once for savings or sign up for individual races. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ 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 4, 2019—Freedom 4-Mile Run, 2-Mile Walk/Run and Kids’ Fun Run, Woodward Park, Fresno
For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ July 4, 2019—Firecracker 4-Mile, Grupe Park, Stockton
Who said there was no such thing as a free lunch. In this case, it’s a free run. Come join with Team RWB for the 15th annual Firecracker 4 Mile. This run is free to all, and everyone get’s to ear No. 1 for the day. We also have a kids run, with all getting medals. No registration necessary. Water and refreshments provided after. Event, which is hosted by Fleet Feet Stockton, Modesto and Brentwood, starts at 8 a.m. – event details

▪ July 4, 2019—Firecracker 5K Run, 3K Walk and Kids’ Fun Run, Lemoore
Wear your stars and stripes. There will be an award for the most patriotic runner. For more information or to register online, visit UltraSignUp.com

▪ 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 6, 2019—4th Annual Corcoran High School Cross Country Alumni & Friends 2-Mile Race, Corcoran
Proceeds will be used to help pay for the XC team’s trip to the Cool Breeze Invitational in Pasadena. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ July 6, 2019—Firecracker Mile, Arnold
There is a stroller heat and a walk/run heat. This is resurrecting an Independence Day tradition in Arnold. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ 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 13, 2019—Christmas In July 5K walk/runs, Christmas Tree Lane, Fresno
This is the third of the Summertime Race Series. Rumor has it that Santa will interrupt his summer holiday to make an appearance at the race. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ 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 16, 2019—Taco Tuesday Summer 5K Series, Woodward Park, Fresno
Sign up for all six at once and save, or sign up for one or more individually. These are no-frill races with no t-shirts and no finishers’ medals. But the price is right. Each race also will have a theme. The July 16 event is “career night.” For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ 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.

▪ July 21, 2019—I CAN TRI Olympic and Sprint Triathlons and 5K walk/run, Clovis North Educational Center, Fresno
This serves as USAT state age-group championships as well as USAT state high school championships. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ Ju;y 30, 2019—Taco Tuesday Summer 5K Series, Woodward Park, Fresno
Sign up for all six at once and save, or sign up for one or more individually. These are no-frill races with no t-shirts and no finishers’ medals. But the price is right. Each race also will have a theme. The July 30 event is “Disney.” For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

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. 10, 2019—Summer 5K Hot Run & 2-Mile Walk, Woodward Park, Fresno
This event benefits the United Health Centers Foundation. Post-race breakfast hosted by Applebees. 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. 11, 2019—Lodi Mile, Hutchins Square, Lodi
The course involves two half-mile laps. Races are run in heats, based on ages. Then stick around to watch the elite runners smoke the course. For more information, visit Lodi Mile.

▪ Aug. 13, 2019—Taco Tuesday Summer 5K Series, Woodward Park, Fresno
Sign up for all six at once and save, or sign up for one or more individually. These are no-frill races with no t-shirts and no finishers’ medals. But the price is right. Each race also will have a theme. The Aug. 13 event is “pop singers.” 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. 17, 2019—Spartan Spear-It 5K, Davis High School, Modesto
This event benefits the Davis High ASB Leadership Program. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

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

SEPTEMBER

▪ Sept. 1, 2019—Amigo de Oro 5-mile & 10-mile, Mariposa
Walkers welcome in the 5-miler; only runners in the 10-miler. There are some hills on this course — light hills in the 5-miler, more hills in the 10-miler. For more information or to register, visit Merced Running Club.

▪ 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. 15, 2019—Mexican Independence “Reyes de la Milla” 1-mile & 5K, Woodward Park, Fresno
Prize money as well as tacos, aqua fresca, churros and a shirt. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ 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.

▪ Sept. 28, 2019—Freedom Fun Run 5K, Turlock
Event benefits the Set Free Movement to end modern day slavery. For more information or to register online, visit Active.com

▪ Sept. 28, 2019—Moo Mile 5K Run and 1-mile walk/run, Tulare
Events hosted by Tulare Parks & Rec Department. For more information or to register online, visit Tulare Parks & Rec.

▪ Sept. 29, 2019—Shaver Lake “Mile High” Triathlon, Duathlon, 5k & 10k, Shaver Lake
These events are run at altitude. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

OCTOBER

▪ Oct. 5, 2019—5K Carnival Fun Run/Walk, Kingsburg
Event benefits the New Life Ministries Women’s Department. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ 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. 6, 2019—Tesoro Viejo Fall Classic Half-Marathon, 10K and 5K, Madera
This new half-marathon event will take runners through 400 acres of permanently preserved parkland. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ Oct. 6, 2019—Pizza & Beer Run 5K, Woodward Park, Fresno
This Food Series Run benefits the Home Blessing Foundation. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ 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 or register online at Active.com.

▪ Oct. 12, 2019—Dead At Night 2-Miles and 5K Zombie Run, Exeter
Proceeds benefit the Kaweah Oaks Preserve in partnership with Sequoia Riverlands Trust. For more information or to register online, visit RunSignUp.com.

▪ 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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