Truckee Running Festival


Truckee Running Festival – June 7, 2014

5K    10K     1/2 Marathon

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Race Details

Come one come all and join us for a morning of trail running and fun at Riverview Park in Truckee, CA.

Try a 5K or 10K along the Legacy Trail or a 1/2 marathon featuring beautiful and scenic trails of Waddle Ranch. Bring the kids as we have short race/runs for them as well.

Course Map

The event is staged out of Riverview Sports Park in Truckee, CA.  We are setting up on one of the very well maintained sport fields.  All races start and finish here.  The kids races for younger participants will take place on the field as well.  There is plenty of parking at the facility.

Riverview Sports Park

12304 Joerger Drive – Truckee, CA 96161

A connection to the Legacy Trail comes in to Riverview Sports Park.  A short distance from the park you will find scenic trails along the Truckee River.

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Event Schedule


Friday, June 6th Item/Function Location
4:00PM – 6:00PM Check-in Granite Chief Store in Truckee, CA
Saturday, June 7th Item/Function Location
7 – 8:15 AM Athlete Check-In and registration Riverview Park, Truckee
8:40 AM Event Briefing Riverview Park, Truckee
9:00 AM 10K and 1/2 Marathon Start Riverview Park, Truckee
9:30 AM 5K Race Start
9:35 AM First Finisher expected Riverview Park, Truckee
9:45 – 11:00 AM Awards booth pick up Riverview Park, Truckee
11::00 AM 1 Mile Kids Race Starts Riverview Park, Truckee
11:15 AM 1/2 Mile Kids Race Starts Riverview Park, Truckee
11:00 AM Big Blue BBQ Riverview Park, Truckee
11:30 AM 500 Yards Kid Race Starts Riverview Park, Truckee




Truckee Running Festival By 6/5 Online 6/6 at Granite Chief Onsite
5K $36.00 $41.00 $41.00
5K Youth and Senior $21.00 $26.00 $26.00
10K $41.00 $46.00 $46.00
10K Youth and Senior $31.00 $36.00 $36.00
Half $56.00 $61.00 $61.00
Half Youth and Senior $36.00 $41.00 $41.00
Kids 4-12 years $11.00 $11.00 $11.00


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 MIDNIGHT on – Thursday June 5, 2014
  • By CHECK available through MIDNIGHT on – May 30, 2014

On-Site Registration/Packet Pick Up

  • Friday 6/6 from 2 to 6PM at the Granite Chief store in Truckee
  • On Race Day. See venue map for directions.

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:

  • Great racing venues
  • Challenging and fun courses
  • Post event festivities; music, food & beverages
    • Recovery food such as fruit and bagels for the 5k & 10k
    • BBQ for the 1/2 marathon
    • Additional BBQ is available to purchase during online registration and onsite
  • Prize raffle: enter the event and you can win big!
  • Medical staff
  • SWAG from Salomon, Suunto, Big Blue Adventure and other 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 Trail Running Shoes
    • Suunto
    • Big Blue Adventure swag
    • Klean Kanteen


Thanks to all who participated in the 2013 Truckee Running Festival! Preliminary results are posted in the results tab. View and purchase photos from Lefrak Photography with the button below. 50% of all 5K photo purchases will be donated to Girls on the Run Sierras.

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P.O. Box 2720
Kings Beach, CA 96143