The #LaHabraRaces, which include a 5K/10K Run/Walk, 1K Kiddy Run and 50-Yard Diaper Dash, will be held on Saturday, March 10th at the La Habra Marketplace Shopping Center, located at Imperial Hwy. and Beach Blvd. Registration for the races begins at 6:00 a.m., at which time there will also be a Sunrise Yoga class open to all participants, followed by a Wake Up Zumba class at 6:30 a.m and Runner's Stretch at 7:00 a.m. The 50-Yard Diaper Dash, sponsored by Happy Teeth & Happy Braces and open to ages 3-5 years, will begin at 7:30 a.m. The 1K Kiddy Run, sponsored by Chick-fil-A and open to ages 6-9 years, will begin at 7:40 a.m., and, new this year, will include timing and finish line management, with awards to the top three male and female runners. In addition, all participants in these two races will receive participation medals. The 5K Run/Walk, sponsored by St. Jude Medical Center, begins at 8:00 a.m., and awards will be presented at 8:45 a.m. to the top five runners in each age group division. All runners in this race will receive a t-shirt, a Nektar coupon, a toothbrush kit and a Chick-fil-A sandwich, as well as timing and finish line management. The course is a semi-challenging loop that runs through the heart of La Habra. Parents who participate in the 5K event can drop their kids ages 2-13 years old at an onsite play area hosted by La Habra Active Day Camp and Premier Sport staff during that event. There race also features a Health & Fitness Expo. Cost to register for the race is:
- 50-Yard Diaper Dash: $20 through March 2nd, $25 March 3rd-10th
- 1K Kiddy Run: $25 through March 2nd, $30 March 3rd-10th
- 5K: $35 through March 2nd, $40 March 3rd-10th
Register in person at the La Habra Community Center, 101 W. La Habra Blvd., by phone at 562-383-4200 or online (an additional service fee is incurred for phone and online registration). Running clubs with 10 or more runners will receive a discount. For more information about registering as a group or for information about being a vendor at the Health & Fitness Expo, please contact Melissa Rivera at 562-383-4209.
To download a copy of the #LaHabraRaces flyer with registration form, please click here.