Griffith Park Half Marathon & 5K 2018

Sunday, January 28, 2018  @  7:00 AM   •  5k, Half marathon

Address:

Park Center, Griffith Park, 4730 Crystal Springs Drive, Los Angeles, CA    view map

Registration closed:

Online registration is closed on Running Guru.  You can still register online here https://register.chronotrack.com/r/37198

 
OR
 
You can register at packet pick-up or day of the event.

Description:

4th Annual community road race in Griffith Park

Community road race in historic Griffith Park will support LA’s 440 parks.

A Half Marathon and 5K road race in Griffith Park organized by the LA Parks Foundation and the Los Angeles City Department of Recreation and Parks. The Foundation is dedicated to promoting and enhancing the city’s public park system, which includes over 440 public parks and recreation centers stretching over more than 16,000 acres.

Benefiting: LA Parks Foundation

  • All proceeds support LA City parks
  • Both courses USTAF Certified, maps to come!
  • Road race through iconic Griffith Park
  • EXPO with music, food & fun for the whole family!
  • GPR (Griffith Park Run) Swag Store 

Features:

 T Shirt

 Course Certified

 Event Timed

 Food and Drinks

 Music

 Awards

 

Course description:

The Half Marathon circles Wilson Harding Golf Course, the LA Zoo and Gene Autry Museum, bypassing horse trails and the LA River. The 5K runs along Crystal Springs, with wilderness views and a relatively flat course. Both races start and finish in the Park Center meadow with an EXPO of food and product vendors, a kids zone and music. Prizes and medals for top 3 finishers, female and male, 5K and Half.

 

DETAILS:

  • Half Marathon Start: 7:00am
  • 5K Start: 8:00am
  • EXPO and registration open: 6:00am to 12:00pm

FEATURES:

  • T-shirt for 5K
  • Long sleeve tech shirt for Half Marathon
  • Event is timed
  • USATF Certified courses
  • Finisher medals
  • One free beer for 21+ participants
  • Top 3 Overall Male & Female Awards

Parking:

Park Center, Griffith Park
4730 Crystal Springs Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90027


FREE Parking at Upper Parking Lot
 
NOTE: ALL CAR TRAFFIC MUST ENTER EVENT FROM LOS FELIZ BLVD. ONLY -  ALL OTHER ENTRANCES WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE HALF COURSE. 
Enter the park by turning into Crystal Springs Road.

T-Shirts:

To ensure early registrants receive a shirt, T-shirt are guaranteed to pre-registered participants only. Day of Registrants shirts will be given following the race start if still available.

Additional Information:

This event is rain or shine, registration costs are non-refundable. While every effort will be made to conduct the event, the race will be postponed or canceled if weather/condition is judged to be hazardous to the safety of the participants and spectators. Entry fees will not be refunded if the event is canceled.

Packet pickup:

EARLY PACKET PICK-UP WILL BE AT ROADRUNNER SPORTS

12115 Ventura BlvdStudio City, CA 91604

SATURDAY - JANUARY 27, 2018

10am - 4pm

Options:

 

Online registration is closed on Running Guru.  You can still register online here https://register.chronotrack.com/r/37198
 
OR
 
You can register at packet pick-up or day of the event.

 

 

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