Spooktacular River Run

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Spooktacular River Run

October 30, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

The 2021 “Live United-Run United Spooktacular River Run” will be held on Saturday, October 30, 2021

Run and walk for a good cause…as the Yuba-Sutter-Colusa United Way presents the 9th Annual Live United-Run United Spooktacular River Run…Saturday morning, October 30th, at Gauche Park in Yuba City. It’s a 5K run/walk and 10K run on a paved-surface traversing the Feather River levees.

Online Registration: https://www.yscunitedway.org/civicrm/event/register?id=122&reset=1


Our last Spooktacular River Run drew 250 runners/walkers and netted over $11,000!

Add to the festivities by wearing a costume! Prizes will be awarded in three different age categories!

Registration opens at 8:00 a.m. 10k starts at 9:00. 5k gets underway at 9:30. The awards ceremony for the costume contest and 80 running awards starts at 10:25 a.m.

The registration fee includes chip timing and a t-shirt (guaranteed with registration by 10/22/21).

The registration fee will increase by $5 per person after 10/22/21.

Chip-timed participants are eligible for medals in 10 divisional categories for first, second and third place. All children newborn through 5 will receive a custom trick or treat bag courtesy of the Sutter County Children and Families Commission.

A continental breakfast will be provided after the run.

Funds received from the 2021 Live United-Run United, Spooktacular River Run benefit the Yuba-Sutter-Colusa United Way’s 27 non-profit Partner Agencies and our new “United Way Born Learning Academy” beginning in the Spring of 2022.

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Date:
October 30, 2021
Time:
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.yscunitedway.org/civicrm/event/info%3Fid%3D122%26amp%3Breset%3D1

Venue

Gauche Park
421 Center St.
Yuba City, CA 95991 United States
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Maya Miramontes

Volunteer and Site Coordinator

Maya participated in her first A Change of Pace event at the age of 3 months. From there she followed her siblings in participating in a multitude of events from runs to kids’ triathlons. While growing up with parents who ran a sports marketing firm, she had no choice but to attend most events her entire youth life. Now as an adult, she has returned (by her own choice) and now serves as the volunteer and site coordinator. In addition, she has also been instrumental in the 2024 design and transitioning of our new website. We are fortunate to have her tackle one of the more critical areas that are considered the backbone of any event, volunteers. Maya resides in Davis and In her spare time she spends time as a dog trainer while simultaneously assisting other local nonprofit organizations such as the Yolo County SPCA and Cancer Champions.

Alec Miramontes

Event Oversight and Volunteer Management

Alec, a graduate of the University of Oregon, oversees course and volunteer management on event day. He also helps coordinate infrastructure set up and tear down, equipment management and assists with race timing.

Dave Miramontes

Executive Director

Dave brings an impressive 36 years of event production, marketing, advertising, and graphic design experience to the team. Dave has not only been a decorated athlete, but he also understands how good teamwork can lead to a successful outcome. Having 4 active kids has allowed him to stay involved in youth sports as well as being active within the community. As the Executive Director of A Change of Pace, he still enjoys his role as the logistics coordinator for all Foundation and outside client events. In addition, he oversees course design & safety, city & police relations, graphic design, advertising, marketing, and creative concepts. Dave resides in Davis with his wife Jen and has 4 very cool kids, all of which has worked at A Change of Pace at one point or another.

Jeannine Henderson

Treasurer, Assistant Race Director & Head Timer

Jeannine not only oversees the day-to-day operations; she handles one of the most critical elements within the organization; the registration and timing department. Aside from overseeing the computerized timing department and client/participant relations, she handles our social media and website changes and medal/award design. Her guidance and organizational skills have become a huge value to the organization as she provides much of the input on special projects such as the Tour De Fit.

Jennifer Miramontes

Board Member

Jennifer has over twenty years of experience in the marketing field, including positions as the Marketing Director for Chevys Fresh Mex restaurants and Real Mex restaurants. Jennifer also has extensive experience developing community programs geared towards children, having served on the Board of Directors for the Davis Schools Foundation as well as the Patwin PTA. Jennifer has a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Pepperdine University, and is also a certified personal trainer. A runner herself, Jennifer has completed numerous triathlons and over 50 marathons, including top age-group finishes in high profile events such as the Boston Marathon and the Rock N Roll Marathon. Jennifer owns FIT House in Davis and enjoys inspiring her clients to reach their fitness goals.