Tuesday, December 31, 2013 &
Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 (New Year's Eve)
10:30pm - 11:40pm - Race Day Registraion & Packet Pickup (Columbia Room @ Valley River Inn) 11:59pm - 10K & 5K Run/Walk Start
Awards ongoing as participants finish.
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 (New Year's Day)
8:30am - 9:45am - Race Day Registration & Packet Pickup (Columbia Room @ Valley River Inn)
10:00am - 10K & 5K Run/Walk Start
11:15am - Awards
Packet Pickup: The Columbia Room at Valley River Inn is in the north building of the hotel.
For the night race: At packet pickup, please take a glow-stick bracelet to wear during the race - this will help with safety and competition.
Start the new year with a scenic run or walk in this unique event. You can choose to participate on New Year's Eve or on New Year's Day or both.
Participants completing both events will be eligible for extra awards, based upon the cummulative time from each event. These awards will not be presented on race day. There are three combinations of event doubles: 1) Run both 5K events (10K total), 2) Run one 5K event and one 10K event (15K total), and 3) Run both 10K events (20K total).
This event features a 10K (6.2 mile) and 5K (3.1 mile) run or walk.
Valley River Inn - Eugene, Oregon.
This year's event will be chip timed, utilizing a Chip Start. Awards for this event will be based on Chip Time.
Directions In Eugene, take the Delta Highway to the Valley River Center exit. Turn left at the first stoplight after the exit (Valley River Way), and proceed south 1/2 mile to the Valley River Inn.
Course Maps The 10K and 5K run/walks for New Year's Eve start and finish at the Valley River Inn, while the courses for New Year's Day will start and finish at El Torito. All courses will follow the bike paths along the Willamette River. The courses are flat, fast and scenic! For the night race, the course will be well lit with street lights along the bike path. Click here for a NEW YEAR'S EVE 5K/10K COURSE MAP. Click here for a NEW YEAR'S DAY 5K/10K COURSE MAP.
$20 for one event, $35 for both days, through December 30. Add $5 on race day. Ages 17 & under and 60 & over deduct $5. Long-sleeve tech shirts are available for $10 whil supplies last.
Registration Entry forms will be available soon. Online registration is available through the link below.