In-Person Road Racing Returns to Northern California

 

This Fall, racing returns to Northern California. Below we’ve outlined a few of the amazing events taking place. See you soon!


RUNNING OF THE ELK:
Register online here.

RAISING FUNDS FOR YOUTH SPORTS
The 10th Annual Running of the Elk will include a 5K and 10K, plus a Kids Run. Entry includes a short sleeve technical shirt (cotton for kids run), custom printed race bag, custom gaiter, timing and eligibility for awards (5k/10k only) and finisher medal. Funds raised from the event are used to provide scholarships to kids who cannot afford the cost to play sports.

  • More info: Visit event websiteΒ 
  • Distances: 5K, 10K, Kids 1/4 and 1/2 Mile
  • Virtual Division Available
  • Entry Includes: Short sleeve gender specific race t-shirts, finisher medals, custom gaiter, and drawstring race bag included in 5K/10K entry fee
  • Held at: District56 in Elk Grove

 


PLEASANTON HALLOWEEN SPIRIT RUN:
Register online here.

Note: Prices increase on October 1, 2021.

✔️ Costumes encouraged
✔️ Stroller friendly
✔️ Dog friendly
✔️ Walker friendly
✔️ Post-race raffle
✔️ Free entry to Alameda County Fair for each entrant
✔️ Proceeds are used by the Pleasanton Rotary for youth scholarships

  • More info: Visit event website
  • Distances: 5K, 10K, Kids dashes for ages 2-8
  • Entry Includes: Long sleeve technical race t-shirts for first 750 5K/10K entrants and free entry to the Alameda County Fair following the run
  • Held at: Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton

 


CLARKSBURG COUNTRY RUN REGISTRATION:
Register online here.

🍷 Run or walk along Clarksburg’s vineyard-lined streets. Choose from the historic 30K (18.6 miles), Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, or Kids Race. All entries include a long sleeve technical t-shirt (cotton shirt for kids run), finisher medal, timing and eligibility for awards (kids run is not timed), and post-race meal.

  • More Info: Visit event website
  • Distances: 5K, 10K, Half Marathon, 30K (18.6 miles), and Kids 1/4 and 1/2 Mile
  • Entry Includes: Long sleeve performance race t-shirts, finisher medals, and post-race meal
  • Held at: Delta High School in Clarksburg

 


DAVIS TURKEY TROT:
Register online here.

The turkeys return from isolation: The Davis Turkey Trot is back for its 33rd year of racing on the streets of Davis. 2021 events will include a 10K, 5K, 2 Mile Dog Jog, Unofficial 15K, and four kids races. 2M/5K/10K entries include a long sleeve technical t-shirt, finisher medal, timing, and eligibility for awards.Β  Dogs welcome in the 2 Mile race if well-behaved and on nonretractable leash. Virtual division available.

  • More Info: Visit event page
  • Distances: 5K, 10K, 2 Mile Dog Jog, and four Kids Fun Runs
  • Virtual Division available
  • Entry Includes: Long sleeve performance race t-shirts and finisher medals
  • Held at: Civic Center Field in Downtown Davis

 


For more events, visit the complete running/walking calendars on our website:

 

       

Upcoming Events

 
  1. Rocktobrewfest

    October 15 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  2. Pleasanton Halloween Spirit Run

    October 30 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
  3. Clarksburg Country Run

    November 13 @ 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
  4. Davis Turkey Trot

    November 19 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  5. Marin Turkey Trot

    November 24 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Coming Soon:

 

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Preview of the race medals for #Rocktobrewfest: from L to R: Finisher Medal, Age Group Award Winner's Medal, Overall Winner's Medals (wooden)

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Preview of the race medals for #Rocktobrewfest: from L to R: Finisher Medal, Age Group Award Winner's Medal, Overall Winner's Medals (wooden) #oktoberfest #rocktoberfest #beerrun #davis #davisCA #rundavis #5mile #finishermedal
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This year's #clarksburgcountryrun finisher medal will be a wine stopper style! πŸ‡

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Grab a friend (or two) and make plans now to join us for this year's Davis Turkey Trot. 

Race day is Saturday, November 19th. 

Register now for the lowest pricing at 
runsignup.com/DavisTurkeyTrot

#davisturkeytrot #turkeytrot #davisca #rundavis #davisturkeytrotters #runsac #norcalrunning #thanksgivingrun #davis #davisdowntown #downtowndavis #turkeys #visityolo #yolocounty #halfmarathon #2mile #dogjog #15k #kidsruns
Grab a friend (or two) and make plans now to join us for this year's Davis Turkey Trot. Race day is Saturday, November 19th. Register now for the lowest pricing at runsignup.com/DavisTurkeyTrot #davisturkeytrot #turkeytrot #davisca #rundavis #davisturkeytrotters #runsac #norcalrunning #thanksgivingrun #davis #davisdowntown #downtowndavis #turkeys #visityolo #yolocounty #halfmarathon #2mile #dogjog #15k #kidsruns
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It was a night full of stars ✨ Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run 2022

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Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

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Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

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Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

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Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

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Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

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Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

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Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

Here are some of our faves. Check yours out at facchinophotography.zenfolio.com

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Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

Here are some of our faves. Check yours out at facchinophotography.zenfolio.com

#davislaborday #davislabordayrace #davislabordayrun #downtowndavis #davisdowntown #laborday #facchinophotography 
@facchinophoto
Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

Here are some of our faves. Check yours out at facchinophotography.zenfolio.com

#davislaborday #davislabordayrace #davislabordayrun #downtowndavis #davisdowntown #laborday #facchinophotography 
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Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

Here are some of our faves. Check yours out at facchinophotography.zenfolio.com

#davislaborday #davislabordayrace #davislabordayrun #downtowndavis #davisdowntown #laborday #facchinophotography 
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A huge thank you to the 80+ members of the community who volunteered for the Davis Labor Day Race on Monday! From early morning set up (5:15 am!) to course monitors, medal hand-out, refreshments, and more, volunteers are what enable running events to happen. Pictured here are some members of a Boy Scout troop from Woodland, who helped at both the course and finish line water stations. Please join us in sending all our Labor Day race volunteers are huge THANK YOU!!
A huge thank you to the 80+ members of the community who volunteered for the Davis Labor Day Race on Monday! From early morning set up (5:15 am!) to course monitors, medal hand-out, refreshments, and more, volunteers are what enable running events to happen. Pictured here are some members of a Boy Scout troop from Woodland, who helped at both the course and finish line water stations. Please join us in sending all our Labor Day race volunteers are huge THANK YOU!!
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Preview of the race medals for #Rocktobrewfest: from L to R: Finisher Medal, Age Group Award Winner's Medal, Overall Winner's Medals (wooden)

#oktoberfest #rocktoberfest #beerrun #davis #davisCA #rundavis #5mile #finishermedal
Preview of the race medals for #Rocktobrewfest: from L to R: Finisher Medal, Age Group Award Winner's Medal, Overall Winner's Medals (wooden) #oktoberfest #rocktoberfest #beerrun #davis #davisCA #rundavis #5mile #finishermedal
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This year's #clarksburgcountryrun finisher medal will be a wine stopper style! πŸ‡

#Clarksburg #clarksburgca #pausatf #pausatfhalfmarathon #runcim #cimtraining #30krun #halfmarathon #clarksburgwinecountry #runsacramento #runsac
This year's #clarksburgcountryrun finisher medal will be a wine stopper style! πŸ‡ #Clarksburg #clarksburgca #pausatf #pausatfhalfmarathon #runcim #cimtraining #30krun #halfmarathon #clarksburgwinecountry #runsacramento #runsac
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Grab a friend (or two) and make plans now to join us for this year's Davis Turkey Trot. 

Race day is Saturday, November 19th. 

Register now for the lowest pricing at 
runsignup.com/DavisTurkeyTrot

#davisturkeytrot #turkeytrot #davisca #rundavis #davisturkeytrotters #runsac #norcalrunning #thanksgivingrun #davis #davisdowntown #downtowndavis #turkeys #visityolo #yolocounty #halfmarathon #2mile #dogjog #15k #kidsruns
Grab a friend (or two) and make plans now to join us for this year's Davis Turkey Trot. Race day is Saturday, November 19th. Register now for the lowest pricing at runsignup.com/DavisTurkeyTrot #davisturkeytrot #turkeytrot #davisca #rundavis #davisturkeytrotters #runsac #norcalrunning #thanksgivingrun #davis #davisdowntown #downtowndavis #turkeys #visityolo #yolocounty #halfmarathon #2mile #dogjog #15k #kidsruns
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It was a night full of stars ✨ Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run 2022

#paloalto #paloaltoproud #paloaltomoonlightrun #paloaltoonline #cityofpaloalto #baylandsathleticcenter #paloaltobaylands #moonlightrun
It was a night full of stars ✨ Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run 2022 #paloalto #paloaltoproud #paloaltomoonlightrun #paloaltoonline #cityofpaloalto #baylandsathleticcenter #paloaltobaylands #moonlightrun
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Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

Here are some of our faves. Check yours out at facchinophotography.zenfolio.com

#davislaborday #davislabordayrace #davislabordayrun #downtowndavis #davisdowntown #laborday #facchinophotography 
@facchinophoto
Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

Here are some of our faves. Check yours out at facchinophotography.zenfolio.com

#davislaborday #davislabordayrace #davislabordayrun #downtowndavis #davisdowntown #laborday #facchinophotography 
@facchinophoto
Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

Here are some of our faves. Check yours out at facchinophotography.zenfolio.com

#davislaborday #davislabordayrace #davislabordayrun #downtowndavis #davisdowntown #laborday #facchinophotography 
@facchinophoto
Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

Here are some of our faves. Check yours out at facchinophotography.zenfolio.com

#davislaborday #davislabordayrace #davislabordayrun #downtowndavis #davisdowntown #laborday #facchinophotography 
@facchinophoto
Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

Here are some of our faves. Check yours out at facchinophotography.zenfolio.com

#davislaborday #davislabordayrace #davislabordayrun #downtowndavis #davisdowntown #laborday #facchinophotography 
@facchinophoto
Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

Here are some of our faves. Check yours out at facchinophotography.zenfolio.com

#davislaborday #davislabordayrace #davislabordayrun #downtowndavis #davisdowntown #laborday #facchinophotography 
@facchinophoto
Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

Here are some of our faves. Check yours out at facchinophotography.zenfolio.com

#davislaborday #davislabordayrace #davislabordayrun #downtowndavis #davisdowntown #laborday #facchinophotography 
@facchinophoto
Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

Here are some of our faves. Check yours out at facchinophotography.zenfolio.com

#davislaborday #davislabordayrace #davislabordayrun #downtowndavis #davisdowntown #laborday #facchinophotography 
@facchinophoto
Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

Here are some of our faves. Check yours out at facchinophotography.zenfolio.com

#davislaborday #davislabordayrace #davislabordayrun #downtowndavis #davisdowntown #laborday #facchinophotography 
@facchinophoto
Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? 

Here are some of our faves. Check yours out at facchinophotography.zenfolio.com

#davislaborday #davislabordayrace #davislabordayrun #downtowndavis #davisdowntown #laborday #facchinophotography 
@facchinophoto
Have you checked out the Davis Labor Day Race pics yet? Here are some of our faves. Check yours out at facchinophotography.zenfolio.com #davislaborday #davislabordayrace #davislabordayrun #downtowndavis #davisdowntown #laborday #facchinophotography @facchinophoto
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A huge thank you to the 80+ members of the community who volunteered for the Davis Labor Day Race on Monday! From early morning set up (5:15 am!) to course monitors, medal hand-out, refreshments, and more, volunteers are what enable running events to happen. Pictured here are some members of a Boy Scout troop from Woodland, who helped at both the course and finish line water stations. Please join us in sending all our Labor Day race volunteers are huge THANK YOU!!
A huge thank you to the 80+ members of the community who volunteered for the Davis Labor Day Race on Monday! From early morning set up (5:15 am!) to course monitors, medal hand-out, refreshments, and more, volunteers are what enable running events to happen. Pictured here are some members of a Boy Scout troop from Woodland, who helped at both the course and finish line water stations. Please join us in sending all our Labor Day race volunteers are huge THANK YOU!!
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Upcoming ACOP Events

 
  1. Rocktobrewfest

    October 15 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  2. Pleasanton Halloween Spirit Run

    October 30 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
  3. Clarksburg Country Run

    November 13 @ 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
  4. Davis Turkey Trot

    November 19 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  5. Marin Turkey Trot

    November 24 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am

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