The CLF Challenge at the LA Big 5k Marathon on March 18th, 2017
EVENT DATE: Mar 18, 2017
DEADLINE TO GIVE: Mar 20, 2017
FUNDRAISER SET UP DEADLINE: Mar 17, 2017
Sat. 3/18, 8:00am - The LA BIG 5K! (The morning before the LA Marathon!) Kids Run 1/2 K starts right afterwards, at 9:30 am.
GO HERE TO REGISTER! ***PLEASE NOTE: Under Charity you are raising funds for, please scroll down and highlight "Other."
Race with the Children's Lifesaving Foundation on the morning of Saturday, March 18th, to raise funds to help the Children's Lifesaving Foundation advance and transform more lives of homeless and at-risk youth in Los Angeles! There is also a great LA 1/2K Kids Run right after, so you can even race with your littles, or cheer them on! (They can even riase funds and have a Team Page, too!) ! It's going to be an amazing morning. It's a beautiful 5K course, (link below) which starts and finishes at Dodger Stadium and travels through the neighborhoods and parks of Elysian Park. (Minimum fundraising goal raise requirement team/individual is $350 to participate.) There is a $45 reg fee for the Big 5k, and $15 for the Kid's Run 1/2 K, which takes place afterwards. GO HERE TO REGISTER!***PLEASE NOTE: Under Charity you are raising funds for, please scroll down and highlight "Other." Then, come back here, and easily create your very own Team Page in minutes! *Please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions, or call: 310-508-1651.
LA BIG 5K EVENT SCHEDULE:
6:00 am -- Dodger Stadium Parking Lots Open
6:30 am -- Late Registration/Bib Pick-Up Opens in Parking Lot G
8:00 am -- LA BIG 5K Race Start
9:30 am -- LA 1/2K Kids Run Start
*Pick up your post-race refreshments and other goodies at the Finish Festival located in Lot G, just beyond the finish line. Finish Festival times will be released at a later date.
LA 1/2K Kids Run Info:
When: Saturday, March 18, 2017 (tentatively scheduled for 9:30 a.m.)
Where: The distance is approximately 1/2 kilometer or slightly longer than a quarter mile
Age Requirement: Recommended for children: Between 3-8 years old
Instructions for Parents: Each child will be given a participant bib that must be pinned to their clothing. The participant bib will feature a parent tear tag, which should be removed from the bib and held onto by the parent. Parents may run with their child (only one parent per child), but must show the tear tag to be permitted into the start corral. Parents who do not run with their child can retrieve them after they finish by showing their tear tag.
Parking for the LA BIG 5K is free!
MORE BIG 5K INFO:
GETTING TO THE RACE:
Due to street closures for the LA BIG 5K, only two entrances will be open to Dodger Stadium for participants, the Sunset Gate, accessible via Sunset Blvd, and the Downtown Gate, accessible via CA-110. These gates will open at 6:00 am PDT. (Note: The Golden State Gate, accessible via I-5, will be closed until 10:00 am due to street closures.)
Please allow yourself plenty of time to get into Dodger Stadium and pick up your race packet before the start at 8:00 am. Race Day Registration and Packet Pick-Up opens at 6:30 am.
We can't WAIT to see you there!