5K Run/Walk for Brighter Christmas and 1 Mile Kids Jingle Jam

Event Date

Sat, Dec 6, 2014

Address

Tracy, CA

About This Activity

Jingle all the way on our Christmas 5K trail run/walk along the beautiful San Joaquin River. Varying natural terrain with hills, sand and Christmas music along the way make this a festive holiday run for the whole family.  Finish line photo opportunities with Santa and his Elf and the Grinch, so bring your cameras.

Wear your UGLIEST Christmas Sweater and compete for a prize for Ugliest, Funniest or Most Creative UGLY Christmas Sweater.

All participants receive an event t-shirt; hot chocolate, hot coffee; Christmas cookies and FUN!

Post race hot chocolate, coffee and Christmas cookies will be served with Christmas Cheer.  There will be a bonfire to warm your soul and your hands.

KIDS FUN TOO!  We also have a kids one mile Jingle Jam for children under 8.  Kids run with bells on their toes around the one mile ski lake in their pj’s or favorite Ugly Christmas sweater.  At the finish line the kids receive an event t-shirt, commemorative jingle bell necklace and photo ops with Santa as well as post race hot  chocolate and Christmas cookie.

$10 of Adult and $5 of  Children entry fees go to benefit Brighter Christmas of Tracy.  Brighter Christmas of Tracy is a non-profit organization that helps over 800 needy families and 1500 children in Tracy  have a "Brighter Christmas" by providing food and toys at Christmas.  Additional donations to benefit Brighter Christmas may be add when registering on line.

Event details and schedule

Gates open at 8:00am; Kids 1 mile starts at 9:00am ; 5K race starts at 9:30am    *PARKING IS FREE*

Medals will be awarded to top finishers in the following groups:   8 and under; 9-13; 14-18; 19-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60 plus

Awards to Ugliest Sweater, Funniest Ugly Sweater and Most Creative Ugly Sweater  Adult and Child

All participants receive an event t-shirt; hot chocolate, hot coffee; Christmas cookies and FUN around the bonfire.

$10 of Adult and $5 of  Children entry fees go to benefit Brighter Christmas of Tracy.  Brighter Christmas of Tracy is a non-profit organization that helps over 800 needy families and 1500 children in Tracy  have a "Brighter Christmas" by providing food and toys at Christmas.  Additional donations to benefit Brighter Christmas may be add when registering on line.

Packet Pickup:  Sports Authority in Tracy on Dec. 5 from 4-7pm for early pickup convenience.  You may also pick up at Eagal Lakes the day of the event.

T- Shirt Guaranteed for those who register  before 11-24-2014.  No guarantee of shirt or size after that date.

On line registrations closes December 3, 2014.  Day of Registration is available for $45 adult; $30 Kids

Day of Registration family discount will not apply so register early.

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