Race Info

Packet pickup

  • Pick up your race bibs and shirts before race day.
  • WHEN: Wednesday November 27 from 1pm-6pm.
  • WHERE: Mountain View High School front parking lot by office/theater.
  • One person can pick up for the entire family. Just be sure to have the confirmation email ready to show.

race day

  • Same day registration is $40 for all age groups. Openings may not be available on race day.
  • The maximum number of participants is 1,400.
  • No pets.
  • Strollers ok.
  • Race will happen rain or shine.
  • Vintage (past year) t-shirts will be available for sale.

Parking

  • Walk over if you can!
  • Please park in the MVHS parking lot, or the church’s lot on the other side of Truman.
  • Please avoid parking on the street.

Events schedule

  • 7:30am -- Same-day packet and t-shirt pickup
    • Please try to pickup the day before!
  • 8:10am -- Welcome, announcements, national anthem
  • 8:30am -- 5k starts
    • Wave 1 -- 9 minute mile or faster
    • Wave 2 -- 13 minute mile or faster
    • Wave 3 -- Walkers and families that want to stay together
    • 2 minutes between each wave
  • 9:00am -- Awards for 5k
  • 9:30am -- Kids races start (60/400yd dash)
  • 10:00am -- Spartan Mile starts

Prizes

  • Winners will receive A PUMPKIN PIE & GIFT CERTIFICATES!
  • Ten gift certificates to A Runner’s Mind will be awarded for:
    • 1st place in 5K (male/female) -- $50
    • 1st place in 5K (boy/girl < 12 yrs) -- $30
    • 2nd place in 5K (male/female) -- $30
    • 3rd place in 5K (male/female) -- $20
    • 1st place in the Spartan Mile (male/female) -- $30
    • 1st place in the Spartan Mile (boy/girl < 12yrs) -- $30
  • Four gift certificates to FLIGHTS Restaurant will be awarded for:
    • 1st place in 5K (male/female) -- $25
    • 1st place in the Spartan Mile (male/female) -- $25
  • All Kids Run participants will receive a finisher’s ribbon.

discounts

  • All registrants can get 10% off their purchase at A Runner’s Mind by bringing their bib.
  • All registrants can also get 10% off their purchase of a Christmas tree at the Spartans Tree Lot.
  • Get 50% off entry to the Run For Joy virtual race on New Years Day, with promo code NQA6UR54THANKS.