Run to the Beach

Run to the Beach 5K & 10K  July 4th, 2016


Race Details

Run, walk or stroll the 5K or 10K course. Starting at the North Tahoe Regional Park the courses offer scenic and fun trails. The 5K is a quick course and the 10K has a signature climb. Come out with your friends and family and start your July 4th with a run, walk, or stroll to the Beach.

Parking is located at the North Tahoe Regional Park. There is a nominal parking fee. After the race walk back to your car, less than a mile.

The finish is on the Beach at the Tahoe Vista Recreation Area featuring a great beach for swimming! Tahoe Vista and North Lake Tahoe are great places to spend your July 4th weekend. Fireworks are scheduled for the evening of July 3rd!

Tech Tee included.  Cold beverages, including Sierra Nevada Pale Ale, awards, and raffle, at the finish.

Course Map

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Event Schedule

Monday July 4 Item/Function Location
6:30-8:00 AM Registration and Check-in      North Tahoe Regional Park
8:30 AM Race Start      North Tahoe Regional Park
8:50 AM First Finisher      Finish Line/Beach-Tahoe Vista Rec Area
10:00 AM Awards start for 5K and then 10K follows      Finish/Beach


Run To The Beach By 12/31 By 2/28 By 5/31 By 7/3 8:00PM
Onsite North Tahoe Regional Park
5K $30.00 $30.00 $35.00 $40.00 $50.00
5K Senior $21.00 $25.00 $30.00 $34.00 $44.00
5K Youth $19.00 $23.00 $26.00 $30.00 $40.00
10K $40.00 $40.00 $45.00 $50.00 $60.00
10K Senior $30.00 $34.00 $38.00 $43.00 $53.00
10K Youth $26.00 $30.00 $34.00 $38.00 $48.00

The above prices do not include the online processing fees.

Youth = 18 years and under as of 12/31 of the race year

Senior = 62 years and older as of 12/31 of the race year


How to Register: 

Online Registration

  • By CREDIT CARD available through 8:00PM on – July 3rd
  • By CHECK available post marked by June 24, 2016 and mail to Imathlete

On-Site Registration/Packet Pick Up

Refund Policy

  • Cancellations received via email or phone 15 days or more prior to the event date, will receive a credit in the amount of the original registration fee, minus a 15% administration fee per person/per race.  The race credit is good for one year towards any Big Blue Adventure events.
  • Race Registration may be transferred to another Big Blue Adventure event with 15 days notice and are subject to a 15% admin fee.
  • Contact us: or by Phone (530) 546-1019

We value you as our customer and strive to provide you with a good value for your dollar.

We want you to have the best experience that you can.  For your race fee we provide you with:

  • Free digital race photo
  • Great racing venues
  • Challenging and fun courses
  • Post event festivities; music, food & beverages
    • Recovery food such as fruit and bagels
  • Prize raffle: enter the event and you can win big!
  • Medical staff
  • SWAG from the Big Blue Adventure and/or our great sponsors


  • Age Group/Gender, 5-year (14-19, 20-24, etc.) based on age as of 12/31 in the race year

Raffle Prizes

  • We’re fortunate to have a great line up of sponsors who provide us with product to distribute to all of you, we always have a great raffle! If you race you have an equal chance to win a prize from the Raffle.
    • Salomon
    • Suunto
    • Klean Kanteen
    • Big Blue Adventure


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