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Nov
18
Sun
FRIENDS OF LOPEZ LAKE TURKEY TROT @ Lopez Lake
Nov 18 all-day

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 18 – FRIENDS OF LOPEZ LAKE TURKEY TROT

These runs will take place at Lopez Lake with an official address of 6800 Lopez Lake Drive, Arroyo Grande. There will be a mile for youth, a 5K, and a 10K, all on trails. It is conducted by the Friends of Lopez Lake, a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and protection of Lopez Lake and which promotes and supports recreational, environmental, and educational activities. Park entrance is not included with event fee and there is a charge of $10.00 per vehicle and $3.00 per pet payable at the park entrance. The runs will be held rain or shine and there is plenty of parking so come spend the day at Lopez Lake. Registration is through www.active.com.

ARROYO GRANDE YOUTH TURKEY TROTS @ Arroyo Grande High School
Nov 18 @ 2:00 pm

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 18 (2:00 P.M.) – ARROYO GRANDE YOUTH TURKEY TROT:

A series of races by grade level for boys and girls, starting with 1/8 mile for kindergarten and below up through a mile for 7th & 8th grades. The races will be held at Arroyo Grande High School, 495 Valley Road at the track. Boys and girls run separately with a turkey to the race winner, a chicken to the runner-up, and a cornish game hen for third in each race. Sign-ups are at the AGHS track prior to the races.

Co-sponsored by the Lions Club and the Arroyo Grande Parks & Recreation Dept., 473-5474.

Nov
22
Thu
AVILA BEACH TURKEY TROT @ Avila Beach, California - The Promenade
Nov 22 @ 8:30 am

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 22 (8:30 A.M.) – AVILA BEACH TURKEY TROT:

This event will have a 5 mile run and 2 mile walk. Check-in is at The Promenade on Front Street and the courses will go out-and-back along the Bob Jones bike trail. A donation of $20 is suggested and the money will go to the Food Bank Coalition. More information is available on the Food Bank web site at www.slofoodbank.org/events/turkey-trot or by calling (805) 238-4664.

PISMO BEACH TURKEY TROT @ Pismo Beach Pier
Nov 22 @ 8:30 am

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 22 (8:30 A.M.) – PISMO BEACH TURKEY TROT:

Start and finish on the sand on the south side of the Pismo Beach pier and choose from distances of one mile, 5K, & 10K. There is no entry fee but donations are welcome and the money will go to the Food Bank Coalition. T-shirts will be on sale for $15. More information is available on the Food Bank web site at www.slofoodbank.org/events/turkey-trot, by calling (805) 238-4664, or at www.southcountyturkeytrot.com.  

SAN LUIS OBISPO GOBBLE WOBBLE @ Laguna Lake Golf Course
Nov 22 @ 9:00 am

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 22 (9:00 A.M.) – CITY OF SAN LUIS OBISPO GOBBLE WOBBLE

Get your Thanksgiving started with a 5K Fun Run or 2.5K walk at the Laguna Lake Golf Course at 11175 Los Osos Valley Road in San Luis Obispo. Sponsored by the City of San Luis Obispo Recreation Department, 781-7305. Bring a non-perishable item to donate to the SLO Food Bank Coalition. Register through www.active.com.

Dec
9
Sun
SPOONER’S COVE, MONTANA DE ORO @ Spooner's Cove
Dec 9 @ 8:00 am

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9 (8:00 A.M.) – SPOONER’S COVE MONTANA DE ORO TRAIL RUNS (5M/8M/25K/37K/50K)

This is part of the Coastal Trail Run series designed to provide quality trail running experiences. Check-in, start, and finish at Spooner’s Cove in Montana de Oro State Park, 2828 Pecho Valley Road (Los Osos).

Enjoy views of rugged cliffs, sandy beaches, and the ocean at the “Mountain of Gold”. The 5 mile course has minimal climbing and runs along the bluffs. For impressive views of the ocean and inland mountains, the 8 mile course will bring you up the 1,347-foot Valencia Peak. The 25 km course consists of two loops, the 8 mi route and then the grassy summit of Hazard Peak or complete the 25K twice for a 50K day. There are T-shirts to all entrants, refreshments, medals to the first male and female overall, and to the top three in each age group. Check the web site at www.coastaltrailruns.com to register.

Jan
5
Sat
LA CUESTA RANCH TRAIL RUNS @ La Cuesta Ranch
Jan 5 @ 8:00 am

SATURDAY, JANUARY 5, 2019 (8:00 A.M.) – LA CUESTA RANCH TRAIL RUNS (10K, 25K, 50K):

Directed by Luis Escobar, these runs will take place at the La Cuesta Ranch just outside of San Luis Obispo at 2400 Loomis Road. The ranch backs up to Poly Canyon and the West Cuesta Ridge. This is a working ranch and the start/finish area will be at the ranch barn. This event features 100% dirt trails and ranch roads with fantastic views of the West Cuesta Ridge. Complete information and registration is at www.allwedoisrun.com.

Feb
2
Sat
CHAPEL TO CHURCH HALF MARATHON @ San Ramon Chapel
Feb 2 @ 8:00 am

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 2 (9:00 A.M.) – CHAPEL TO CHURCH HALF MARATHON:

The course starts at the San Ramon Chapel at 6601 Foxen Canyon Road in Sisquoc and the 13.1 mile course will take you along scenic country roads to the finish at the St. Louis de Montfort Church in Orcutt. A shuttle will be available to take you to the starting location, leaving from St. Louis de Montfort Church. The entry fee includes a T-shirt, participation medal, medals to place winners, and BBQ lunch. Proceeds benefit Catholic Charities of Santa Maria. Walkers start at 8:00 and runners at 9:00 AM. The web site is www.chapeltochurch.com and registration is through active.com.

 

Feb
16
Sat
Buzz Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K, 5K @ Camp Roberts
Feb 16 @ 8:00 am

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16 (8:00 AM/8:30 AM) – BUZZ MARATHON, HALF MARATHON, 10K, 5K, & YOUTH MILE:

The Buzz Marathon is at Camp Roberts just north of San Miguel.  The course goes through the hills and meadows of the Camp Roberts National Guard Reservation with wildlife and spectacular views. Register online at www.runsignup.com or visit the race site at www.buzzmarathon.org for more information. Proceeds benefit the athletic programs at Lillian Larsen School. Directed by Larry Halderman, Lillian Larsen School, 1601 “L” Street, San Miguel, 93451. A RealID approved identification will be required to enter Camp Roberts along with vehicle registration and proof of insurance.

 

Mar
2
Sat
Hare & Hounds @ Atascadero Lake Park
Mar 2 @ 8:00 am

SATURDAY, MARCH 2 (8:00 A.M.) – HARES & HOUNDS 5K, MILE, & HALF MILE:

The race is at Atascadero Lake Park, 9305 Pismo Avenue just off Highway 41 West with the start and finish at the Park Pavilion. The 5K will be at 8:00 AM followed by a fun run mile at 8:45 AM, a half mile at 9:00, and the awards ceremony at 9:30. Awards are three-deep in 14 five-year age divisions for the 5K, medals in the mile and half mile, plus refreshments and raffle prizes (must be present to win). The event is a fundraiser for the Greyhound Athletic Foundation which supports athletic programs at Atascadero HS. The race is organized by K-Man Cycle & Run, 9530 El Camino Real, Atascadero, 93422. Register at www.active.com and get more information from www.haresnhounds.org.

 

 

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