Newport-Mesa Spirit Run

5K, Other, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sun, Mar 20, 2016

Address

Newport Beach, CA

Pricing

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Adult (Post High School) - Adult 5k/10k

$40 $40 Closed

Adult (Post High School) - Adult 5k/10k Senior

$35 $35 Closed

Adult (Post High School) - Adult Mile Race

$40 $40 Closed

Adult (Post High School) - Adult Mile Race Senior

$35 $35 Closed

Adult (Post High School) - Adult 15k (run 5k & 10k, times combined & ranked)

$55 $55 Closed

Adult (Post High School) - Adult 5k/Mile Combo

$55 $55 Closed

Adult (Post High School) - Adult 5k Family Walk (open to all ages)

$40 $40 Closed

Youth (High School and Under) - Youth 5k

$25 $25 Closed

Youth (High School and Under) - 1/4 to 1 Mile Races

$25 $25 Closed

Youth (High School and Under) - Youth Combo (Youth 5k + mile)

$40 $40 Closed

Youth (High School and Under) - Toddler Trot

$20 $20 Closed

Youth (High School and Under) - Twice the Fun (Single Spirit Run + Newport Beach Track Meet 4/15/16) Resident

$40 $40 Closed

Youth (High School and Under) - Twice the Fun (Spirit Run Combo + Newport Beach Track Meet 4/15/16) Resident

$55 $55 Closed

Youth (High School and Under) - Twice the Fun (Single Spirit Run + Track Meet 4/15/16) Non Resident

$43 $43 Closed

Youth (High School and Under) - Twice the Fun (Spirit Run Combo + Track Meet 4/15/16) Non Resident

$58 $58 Closed

About This Activity

The 33rd annual Newport-Mesa Spirit Run will take on Sunday, March 20, 2016 at Fashion Island, Newport Beach. With 11 road racing events, a Family Walk, and a Toddler Trot, Spirit Run has something for every age, from toddlers to grandparents. In between the walking and racing events, participants and spectators enjoy a Youth & Fitness Expo with a delicious pancake breakfast, other food and beverages, live music, youth activities, massage, health and fitness information, and more. The net proceeds of this long standing community event benefit education and athletics in the Newport - Mesa Unified School District.

Event details and schedule

Event Schedule

6:00 am - Registration & Packet Pick Up Opens
6:30 am - Expo Open, and Plum's Cafe Breakfast Served
7:10 am - ELITE 1 Mile (must qualify)
7:25 am - 10K Run
8:25 am - Youth 5K
8:45 am - Adult 5K Run
8:47 am - 5K Family Walk and Stroller 5K
9:15 am - 1 Mile OPEN (13 yrs and older)
9:35 am - 1 Mile (11-12 yrs)
9:50 am - 1 Mile (9-10 yrs)
10:05 am - 1 Mile (7-8 yrs)
10:20 am - 1/2 Mile (5-6 yrs)
10:35 am - 1/4 Mile (4 yrs)
10-11 am - Toddler Trot (under 4 yrs)

Course Information

All races start and finish in the parking lot adjacent to the Regal Cinemas. The 5k and 10k courses take place primarily on Newport Center Drive with small rolling hills. The Elite Mile Race is a point to point course on Newport Center Drive that begins with a slight incline with the majority an easy decline to a flat finish. The other 1/4 to 1 mile races are out and back courses on Newport Center Drive. Visit the Race Information page at nmspiritrun.org for course maps.

Directions 

All races start and finish in front of the Regal Cinemas at Fashion Island located at:

Regal (Edwards Big 6) Cinemas
300 Newport Center Drive
Newport Beach, CA92660

To avoid road closures, please follow arrival directions carefully. Due to event day road closures access the Fashion Island area via San Miguel from MacArthur or Avocado from PCH. Eastbound San Joaquin Hills Road, Newport Center Drive at PCH, and around Fashion Island will be closed.

From Coast Highway – take Avocado Dr. north to parking lots adjacent to Edwards Newport Theatre at Civic Center (formerly Farallon)  and San Miguel.

From the 405 Freeway – exit MacArthur Blvd., head southwest.  Turn right on San Miguel Dr. follow signs to parking.

Arrive one hour before the start of the event to allow time for parking, packet pick-up and warm-up on race day.

Parking

Parking is available next to Regal (Edwards Big 6) Cinemas at Avocado Dr., Civic Center (formerly Farallon). and also San Miguel.  Follow signs and directions of volunteers.

Medals and Awards

Each child who finishes a youth race will receive a finisher's medal. Winners medals and prizes will be awarded as described on the Awards page at nmspiritrun.org. 

 

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