Truckee Running Festival

Truckee Running Festival – June 4, 2016

5K    10K     1/2 Marathon   Kids


Girls On The Run

Come on out and support the Girls on the Run.


Race Details

Come one come all and join us for a morning of trail running and fun at Riverview Park in Truckee, CA. The 5K is a fund raiser for the Girls on the Run Sierras.

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.

Half Marathon total elevation gain is 1450′. Click Here for the Truckee Running Festival Half Marathon Course Profile.

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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View Truckee Running Festival in a larger map

Event Schedule

Thursday June 2, 2016 Item/Function Location
6:00 PM Pre Run the Course River View Sports Park
Friday June 3, 2015 Item/Function Location
4-7:00 PM Check-in, Registration TBD
Saturday June 4, 2016 Item/Function Location
7-8:30 AM Athlete Check-In River View Sports Park
8:00 AM – 2:00 PM Salomon Trail Running Shoe Demo River View Sports Park
8:00 AM Race Start 1/2 Marathon River View Sports Park
8:00 – 9:00 AM Hair and Face Painting River View Sports Park
9:00 AM Race Start 10K River View Sports Park
9:02 AM Zumba 5K Warm Up Dance by Kaia Fit River View Sports Park
9:05 AM Race Start 5K River View Sports Park
9:23 AM First Finisher River View Sports Park
10:30ish AM Kids Races Start River View Sports Park
Awards ASAP following race(s) River View Sports Park



Truckee Running Festival By 12/31 By 3/31 By 6/2 8:00PM
6/ at TBD Onsite
5K $25 $35 $40 $45 $55
5K Senior $21 $30 $34 $38 $48
5k Youth $19 $26 $30 $34 $44
10K $35 $45 $50 $55 $65
10K Senior $30 $38 $42 $47 $57
10k Youth $26 $34 $38 $41 $51
Half $45 $55 $60 $65 $75
Half Senior $38 $47 $51 $55 $65
Half Youth $34 $41 $45 $49 $59
Kids 4-12 years $11 $11 $11 $11 $11

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 – Thursday June 2, 2016
  • By CHECK available through MIDNIGHT on – May 27, 2016

On-Site Registration/Packet Pick Up

  • Friday 6/3  from 4 to 7PM at TBD
  • On Race Day. See venue map for directions.

Refund Policy

Refunds are not available for this event for any reason, including cancellation, inclement weather or athlete injury. We also strictly do not allow athlete-to-athlete transfers, for any reason.

Cancellation Policy:

If the event is NOT sold out, a discount code for 75% of your race registration fee will be offered until 14 days prior to the race date. No discounts codes will be given within 14 days prior to the race date.

If the event IS sold out, a discount code for 100% of your race registration fee will be offered until 21 days prior to the race date.

Discount codes can be used to register for another Big Blue Adventure, LLC event and will be valid through the following event year (2016 discounts valid until 12/31/2017)

Changes to your registration:
We allow you to make changes to your registration up until 7 days (Friday May 28, 2016 ) prior to the event. Such as announcer information, T-shirt size, etc.

Changes to your class:
We allow you to make changes to your class up until 7 days prior (by May 28, 2016) to the event. For example moving from 5K to 10K or Half distance, etc.

Here is how to make a change:

Click here and then enter the confirmation code you received after your online registration for the event.

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 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


  • 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
    • Big Blue Adventure
    • Klean Kanteen


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2012 Truckee Running Festival

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