Our 15th annual 5k Run for the Reef is a timed non-competitive run at 7:00 AM with prizes for first male and first female in. Following the Run, there is the NEW Sea Turtle kids race at 7:30 AM, a shortened route for kids under 9 years. Prize for cutest costume and awards for participants.
A family walk begins at 8:00 AM with prizes for largest team. The event takes place on the beautiful paved Sugar Pine Trail, starting and finishing at River Park Shopping Center.
Included is our iconic sea turtle t-shirts! Like our shirts? Order extra shirts!
All proceeds benefit the non-profit organization and the building of the Fresno Aquarium.
Our FREE 2017 Water Planet Adventure Day starts at 9:00 AM at The Shops at River Park Shopping Center in Fresno. This event follows our Run/Walk.
Kids of all ages enjoy a morning of fun with our living California Tide Pool Touch Tank, Water Conservation Information Booths, Crafts to Create and Take Home – FREE OF CHARGE – Don’t miss it!
Event details and schedule
Rain or Shine!
Race Director: Ken Takeuchi
Each participant receives an event t-shirt and goodie bag. Refreshments and healthy snacks provided.
Meet behind Edwards Cinema at River Park where the course begins and goes north on the Sugar Pine trail. Turn arounds back to the shopping center are clearly marked.
Easy and FREE parking in the shopping center parking garage.
7:00 AM - start 5K Run
7:30 Sea Turtle Kids Race
8:00 AM - start 2 Mile Walk
Early registration pick-up at Coney Island Grill at River Park on Friday March 31, 2017. 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Aquarius Aquarium Institute