22nd Annual 4th of July 5k Timeline

Our 22nd Annual 4th of July 5K presented by UCLA Health is right around the corner!  Online registration closes tomorrow, July 1st, at midnight, but you can still register at the Village Runner in Redondo Beach up until the start of the race.  Here’s a helpful timeline of race related information and events:

Registration Options

July 1st – Midnight – Online registration closes

July 3rd – Race Expo at the Village Runner in Redondo Beach 12pm-7pm:

– Late Registration and Packet Pickup

– Autograph signing from running greats Laszlo Tabori and Jacki Hansen 12pm-3pm!

July 4th – Packet Pickup and Late Registration – Arrive as early as 6:30am to register and/or pick up pre-registered race packets.  The 5K starts promptly at 8:00am and we’ll be taking registrations until the gun goes off!  Race morning packet pickup and late registration is held on Catalina Ave near Elena Ave. (NOT behind Village Runner).

Race Day Timeline

6:30am – Late Registration and Packet Pickup Opens

Costume Contest

Costume Contest

7:30am – Red, White, and Blue Costume Contest

1st place=$100 Village Runner Gift Certificate

2nd Place=$50 Village Runner Gift Certificate

3rd place=$25 Village Runner Gift Certificate

8:00am – 5K Run / Walk Starts

9:30am-9:50am: Kids’ Dash Series

9:30am Ages 10-12 Distance: 1/4 Mile

9:40am Ages 8-9 Distance: 1/4 Mile

9:45am Ages 6-7 Distance: 1/4 Mile

9:50am Ages 4-5 Distance: “Dash”


Additional 4th of July Morning Events

There are two other special events going on in conjunction with our 22nd Annual Village Runner 4th of July 5K and Health Fair presented by UCLA Health!

  1. 8:30am-11am: Rock and Brews 4th of July Run Party – bring in your race bib for food and drink specials!
  2. 9:15am: GI Joe’s $1000 Push Up Challenge at the race expo site

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