Event Info

Lucky-Run-Collage-2015Time and Place

  • Date: Saturday, March 19, 2016
  • Start/Finish Location: Davis High School / Community Park,
    315 West 14th St., Davis, CA 95616
  • Start Times:
    • 8:00 AM – Half Marathon
    • 8:15 AM – 7K and 7 Mile
    • 10:30 AM – Kids Runs – longest distance first
    • 11:15 AM – Half Marathon course cut off


The Lucky Run Walk will offer four events to choose from:

  • 7 Mile Run-Walk
  • 7K Run-Walk (4.34 Miles)
  • Lucky 13 Half Marathon (13.1 Miles)
  • Kid’s Fun Runs (ages 12 and under)

Packet Pick Up

You can pick up your registration packet (bib number and t-shirt) on Friday, March 18th, at Fleet Feet Davis from 1:30 PM to 6:30 PM. If you are unable to pick up on Friday, you may do so on race morning at the start/finish area (Davis High School) starting at 6:30 AM. Arrive by 7:00 AM if picking up or registering on race day.

Chip Timing

The Half Marathon, 7 Mile and 7K will be timed using RFID chip timing. The timing chip will be adhered to your bib, and all you have to do is wear your bib on the front of your body to be timed.  Results will be posted in real time (on available computer kiosks) both at the event as well as online. Tracking will be available for spectators who wish to “follow” a participants’ progress.

Awards and Age Divisions

Age Divisions for the 7K are: 9 and Under, 10-12, 13-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+.  For the 7 Mile age divisions are 15 and Under, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+.

Half Marathon divisions are 15 & Under, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+. Awards will be presented to the top overall male and female finisher in each distance as well as to the top three male and female finishers in each age divisions. Age group placement is determined by chip (net) time. Top three overall are determined by gun time.

Awards will be courtesy of both Fleet Feet – Davis, Adidas and A Change of Pace.


Volunteers are needed to assist on race day with areas such as: course monitors, course water stations, lead cyclists, registration and t-shirts, finish line, kid’s area and refreshments. If you would like to sign up as either an individual or a group, please e-mail our volunteer coordinator here.
All volunteers will receive a t-shirt!

Sweat Check

A sweat/gear check will be available on race day near the starting line. Here, you can leave your warmer layers while you participate in the event. While the area will be secure and your bib number will be require to claim your items, we will not be held responsible for lost items, so please do not leave valuables. The sweat check will be secure until 12:15 PM.

Kids Fun Runs

The event will host four kid’s fun runs for those ages 12 and Under. Distances are: 1 mile, 1/2 mile, 1/4 mile and 200 yard dash. Children entered in this category may participate in one, two, three or all four distances (we encourage that kind of enthusiasm!). Each finisher will receive one finisher’s ribbon and a short sleeved t-shirt. The kid’s runs are non-competitive and times will not be kept. Before and after the kid’s runs, a bounce house and face painting (both complimentary) will be available (weather permitting).

Kids Fun Runs will start at 11:00 AM and start with the longest distance first.

Vendor Opportunities

Businesses are invited to become an exhibitor at the event. It provides your company with the opportunity to showcase, demonstrate and/or sample your product or services to over 3,000 athletes, event spectators and volunteers. For further information, please e-mail Jeannine Henderson.


The A Change of Pace Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization based in Davis, is the producer of this event. Beneficiaries include the A Change of Pace Foundation, UCD/Sac State ROTC, and other area non-profit groups. A Change of Pace uses net proceeds to sponsor after-school youth running programs, provide scholarships to our events for those in need, and support exercise programs in our community.

* Start times subject to change.