Get your Girls on the Run
shirts, hats, water
bottles and more!
Time: 8:30a - Short Stack kids' run/9a - Flapjack 5K
Venue: Caleb Greenwood Elementary School
Location: Sacramento, CA
The 5K starts at 9:00 am. The Short Stack races (1/4 mile and 1/2 mile) will begin at 8:30 am. On-site registration, Happy Hair and Face Painting will begin at 7:30 am.
The pancake breakfast will run from 8a-10a.
December 12th from 12-7p
Sports Authority on Arden Way
(1700 Arden Way, Sacramento, CA 95815)
Packets will also be available to pick up the morning of the race, but we encourage all participants to pick up their packets ahead of time to avoid race morning congestion.
Please note: Girls on the Run participants do not need to pick up their packets ahead of time. The coaches will be responsible for obtaining the girls' packets and distributing them the morning of the race.
The 5K (3.1 mile) course takes runners / walkers on a scenic path through the beautiful tree-lined streets of River Park. The course is paved and relatively flat with visible mile markers. Start and finish is adjacent to Caleb Greenwood Elementary (5457 Carlson Drive, Sacramento).
One water station will be located on the course near the midway mark.
Street parking is available, but please be courteous of our neighbors! Please consider carpooling to alleviate traffic in the neighborhood.
Caleb Greenwood Elementary School: 5457 Carlson Drive, Sacramento, CA 95819
From the North:
Exit Business 80 at J Street. Turn left onto J Street and continue for 3.1 miles. Turn left onto Carlson Drive.
From the South:
Exit Business 80 at H Street. Turn right onto H Street and continue for 2.7 miles. Veer left at the "River Park arrow." Turn left onto Carlson Drive.
From the West:
Exit Highway 50 at 65th Street. Turn left onto 65th Street. Turn left onto Elvas Avenue. Take the ramp to Fair Oaks and turn right onto J Street. Turn left onto Carlson Drive.
From the East:
Exit Highway 50 at 65th Street. Turn right onto 65th Street. Turn left onto Elvas Avenue. Take the ramp to Fair Oaks and turn right onto J Street. Turn left onto Carlson Drive.