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Reindeer Rush Half Marathon 5k 10k

December 08, 2019 · Van Nuys, CA

Distance: 10K, 13.1 miles, 5K

Welcome to the inaugural Reindeer Rush Half Marathon 5k 10k. All flat bike path course along the Woodley Park bike path in Van Nuys.

Weekend warriors /  walkers :
Yes, very walker friendly course, mostly flat, plenty of aid stations, and loads of fun! Generous 4:00 hour time limit  so take your time and enjoy the scenery, all levels of fitness are welcome at our events.

Middle of the pack runners:
Great course for a new PR (personal record) this year.   All flat course,  plenty of room to make your move towards your PR

Elite and Advanced runners
This all flat course along bike path is a great way to test your mid year speed.  

All Runners will receive:

  • Finisher medal
  • Water bottle
  • Race day athlete t-shirt 
  • Goody bag

Post race street tacos! That’s right we are proud to announce that all runners will be awarded a free plate of freshly made street tacos at the post-race party and expo! 

Team Competition Details

  • Each team name needs to be different
  • Teams must have at least 5 members and a maximum of 10
  • The first 5 team members across the finish line score points towards team scoring
  • The top 3 teams per race distance on race day will win a special team competition medal
  • No limit to the number of teams that can enter as long as each team name is different

Click here for registration information
pre-race course post-race