The Kiwanis New Year's Day Resolution Run is a 5K Run/Walk and a 10K run, and will be held over USA-TF 5K and 10K certified courses at Shoreline Park in Mountain View, CA. The event will be run through scenic shoreline parklands and on paved trails. Prizes and medals will be awarded. All participants will receive a special Finisher Ribbon! Event will also include music and post race refreshments.
On-line race registration is now closed, but you may register on raceday starting at 8:30AM at the race site in Shoreline Park. If you are registered but missed the optional packet pickup day, please pickup your bib and T shirt at the the Raceday registration area for pre-registered runners.
As of December 27,about 100 shirts are available for those who register on raceday. First come first served.
Race registration fees:
$35 before December 1;
$40 from Dec 1 to December 22;
$45 after Dec 22.
Event details and schedule
Both the 5K and 10K Start and Finish lines are located at the Kite Flying Area inside Shoreline Park. Races will run Rain or Shine!
Parking: Turn right into Parking lot E, just after the main ranger entrance shack. Parking is free.
8:30 a.m: Raceday registration opens and Packet pickup starts on-site for Preregistered runners
10:00 a.m: 10K run starts
10:15 a.m: 5k run/walk starts
11:00 a.m: Awards presentations start
The 10AM start time allows some extra winks of recovery time for all you New Years Eve party revelers out there.
Race results, refreshments and music follow at the event finish.
Two locations Pre-Race as follows, as well as on raceday starting at 8:30AM.
Dec 29, 12-6 PM at The Running Revolution,
511 E Campbell Ave
Campbell, CA 95008
They are offering a special discount on merchandise to race registrants during this time.
Dec 30, 12-6 PM at Athletic Treads (formerly Athletic Performance)
1141 Lincoln Ave, San Jose.
They are offering 20% merchandise discounts to race registrants.
If you haven't done so already, please visit the official Race website and checkout some of our Kiwanis charitable programs in the South SF Bay Area. the site is www.wsjkrace.org.
Weather: Typical New Years day weather is cool, some sun and light clouds. The prediction on Dec 27for this year's races is sunshine!!
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