Golden Valley Harriers Labor Day Races

Golden Valley Harriers Labor Day Races

Monday, September 2, 2013  @ 8:00 am

Address:

500 1st Street, Davis, CA 95616, Davis, CA    view map

Registration closed:

Online registration is closed, please register in person at Davis Commons (1st and D streets) during the following dates and times:

Aug. 30- Sept. 1 (Sat & Sun) 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sep. 2 (Race Day) 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.

Description:

The 17th annual Golden Valley Harriers Labor Day Races is held at the Davis Commons in Downtown Davis right next door to the UC Davis Campus. The flat, fast courses are chip timed, winding through the shaded bike paths and green belts of South Davis. A beautifully designed tech shirt is included for the first 1,000 entrants in the 5k and 10k, standard cotton otherwise. Kids 1k includes finisher medal only. Enjoy a delicious and heathy runner's breakfast after your run provided by Whole Foods Market! The Labor Day Races are a international exchange race with Davis' Sister city, Inuyama, Japan. Golden Valley Harriers is a running club in Davis and a 501C3 Non-profit dedicated to supporting running in the community. Last year, over $12,000 was raised and given to local running programs. This years beneficiaries include: Davis High School Cross Country, Woodland High School Cross Country, Dixon High School Cross Country and Team Davis (athletes with special needs).

Features:

 T Shirt  - view tshirt

 Course Certified

 Race Pictures

 Event Timed

 Food and Drinks

 Music

 Kids' Activities

 Awards

 

Course description:

The courses follow the paved and shaded bike paths through South Davis.

Directions to start:

Races start and finish at the Davis Commons on the corner of 1st and D streets in Downtown Davis. To get there take the Richards Blvd North exit off of I-80, enter downtown Davis through the railroad underpass, and you are there.

Parking:

Ample free parking is available on the streets and garages of downtown Davis and Parking Lot A at 1st and A st. nearby on the UCD Camputs; however, the parking lot behind the Davis Commons will be closed for the race activities.

Awards info:

GVH and Davis Commons will award the top three overall finishers and the top three finishers in each age group, male and female, for both the 5K and 10K. Age groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+ Kids in the 1K fun run will receive a finisher medal.

Additional info

We will be collecting used shoes for donation to the Sacramento Food Bank and Family Services, which helps families in the Sacramento area. Shoes of all types and conditions will be accepted.

5k Course Video:

10k Course Video:

Packet pickup:

Race packets can be picked up at the Davis Commons (1st and D streets) during the following times and dates.

Aug. 31 & Sept. 1st (Sat & Sun) 11 a.m. -5 p.m.

Sep. 2 (Race Day) 6:30 -7:30 a.m.

Registration info:

10K run or 5K run walk $27 thru 7/15, $29 7/16-9/1  $30 Race Day Sep. 2 

ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES FRIDAY AUGUST 3OTH AT 5:00 PM

Kids 1K fun run (ages 12 and under) $3 mail-in, at packet pick-up, or on race day, (Finisher medal included.no official timing, placing or t-shirt)

Options:

 Hurry, there are only 435 entries remaining for this event.

 

Online registration is closed, please register in person at Davis Commons (1st and D streets) during the following dates and times:

Aug. 30- Sept. 1 (Sat & Sun) 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sep. 2 (Race Day) 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.

 

 

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