Hobbit Hustle

5K, Other

Event Date

Sat, Oct 1, 2016


West Jordan, UT


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About This Activity

Geek'd Out Events is presenting this hairy footed, pointy eared adventure.  We invite you to race live with us in West Jordan, Utah or across Middle Earth. We invite you to run in or out of costume, but please be respectful of others when bringing props or costume-wear. We especially encourage pointy ears and hairy footed runnign shoes!

Each Pre-Registered participant will recieve a the commemorative medal. You can also order your special performance tech t-shirt in your registration (these can sell out).

Enjoy a chance to take pictures with your favorite characters, dress the part, meet live critters, free pony rides, Nerf archery wars, and play on the castle playground. Stick around for the award ceremony and the costume contest.


Event details and schedule

Aug. 21 - Registration opens. By registering, Virtual or Live, you are guaranteed a medal and bib. The order is limited and can sell out. T-shirts are available for a limited time and have an additional fee involved.

Sept. 1 - Medals ordered. Extra medals were ordered to fill late registrations but if those are filled then the event will close (sell out).

Sept. 12  - Last Day to Register with the option of ordering a T-Shirt. Registration is still open for the medal until they sell out. 

Sept. 20 - VIRTUAL RUNNERS: This will be the LAST Day to register if they have not already sold out. We will do our best to make sure they arrive by Oct. 1st in the mail but we cannot guarantee that, especially for international shipping.

Please share your photos on Instagram and Facebook: #GeekdOut or #GeeksforGood   and you can track your results on the free Charity Miles app. Our team is GeekdOut2016.

Sept. 30, 2016 -- 6:00-8:00pm -

Early Check In/Packet Pick-Up! You may pick up your t-shirt, race bibs and your Race Packet begining at 6:00 pm at the southeast parking area of West Jordan Veterans Memorial Park by the big playground.  This will also be the location of Day-Of Check-In. If you have not already signed your wavier form, you will be asked to do so then.  Please bring a form of ID.

October 1, 2016 - 10:00 am  - 

The Race Begins!

The Course follows the sidewalk around West Jordan Memorial Park 4 times/4 laps.

Runners will race at 10:00am.

Walkers will begin their race at 10:45am.

After you finish the race and grab your medal, stick around for the medal ceremony and costume contest.  Be sure to get a picture with the costumers, characters and animals. Bring your own Nerf archery sets or share ours and battle for the crown. Free pony rides! Then Strut around in your pointy ears and hairy feet!

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