Postponed - Run for Ashton 3K, 5K Run/Walk (Trick-or-Treat Loop for Kids)


Event Date

Sat, Oct 28, 2017


Vista del Lago High School, 1970 Broadstone Pkwy
Folsom, CA 95630

Online registration ends on:
Sat, Oct 21, 2017 11:59 PM PDT


Activity Price

No registration

  • $10

About This Activity

Run for Ashton is a 5k and 3k run/walk event to support the extreme medical costs for Ashton Fritz, a Vista del Lago High School senior who was injured at church camp this summer. Read more about Ashton’s journey here. Ashton injured his back and spinal cord and currently has no mobility in his lower extremities and limited mobility in his shoulders. He was accepted to Craig Hospital in Englewood, CO and has begun a long and arduous journey to regain mobility. 

Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017 RAIN or SHINE!

Time: 3:30 registration, 4:00-5:30 run/walk,  5:00-6:30 dinner provided by Mexquite Restaurant (included in your registration)

Location: Vista del Lago High School, 1970 Broadstone Pkwy, Folsom, CA 95630

Halloween Fun: Children can register to walk a short Trick o' Treat loop where candy will be handed out at various stops.

Packet pick up: 8:00-11:00 a.m. on Oct 28 at Mexquite Resaturant at 25095 Blue Ravine Rd, Folsom, CA 95630. If you are unable to pick up your packet at this time, arrive no later than 3:30 p.m. to register.

Fees: $40 per participant includes a dry-wicking t-shirt and a yummy catered dinner. Youth (18 and under) are $35. Additional discounts for families. Trick o' Treaters can register for $10 which includes candy and dinner.

IMPORTANT NOTE FOR Family Registration:  Registration fee for family of 4 is $150 and for a family of 5 or 6 is $200. To register a family, enter one adult name on the registration form and select family form on the check out page. On that same check out page, ADD REGISTRANT to add family member names and specify a t-shirt size. Check the box for family registration fee on each additional names. The box must be checked but it will have a $0 fee associated with it. You must specify t-shirt size for each entrant.

Details: This will be an untimed fun run on an out-and-back course starting at VDLHS, going under Broadstone Parkway, along the recreation trails paralleling Golf Links Drive. There will be an aid station at 1.5 k with a convenient turn-around location for those who wish to walk a shorter route.

Costumes are encouraged! Dress in costume or wear your event t-shirt.

Parking: There are three entrances to VDLHS. Use the third entrance (eastern most entrance) and proceed into the student parking lot. Additional parking may be available in the faculty lot.

Dinner: Dinner will be served from 5:00-6:30 and will include a Taco bar (with vegetarian option) supplied by Mexquite Restaurant. Tables will be provided but feel free to bring a picnic blanket and/or chairs.

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