The Ralph Appazzato Charity Event (R.A.C.E.) is a 5K (3.1 Mile) run and walk benefiting the Midway Shelter for Women and Children in Alameda, California. It starts at 9 AM; an hour before the Mayor's 4th of July Parade in front of the Lauren's Closet, 1420 Park Street, between Santa Clara and Central Avenues. The course follows the route of the Mayor's 4th of July Parade to the finish line at Webster and Haight Streets. So, run or walk the R.A.C.E. and you'll have time to go to your favorite spot on the course and watch the parade.
Event details and schedule
The RACE starts at 9 AM with registration opening at 7:30 AM at the starting line.
Medals are awarded for the top 3 men and top 3 women in the following brackets: 18 and under,19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
The first 500 to register will receive T shirts.
Those registered by midnight June 28, can pick up bibs and t shirts at Lauren's Closet 1420 Park Street starting June 30 through July 3.
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