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WELCOME

The 4th Annual ONEHOPE ACT Today! for Military Families 5k/10k & Family Festival returns to Tecolote Shores Park in Mission Bay, San Diego on Saturday, April 19, 2014. Visit our event website at www.acttodayformilitaryfamilies.kintera.org

Online registration closes at 9AM on Friday, April 18th. You can still register in person at Packet Pick-Up or Race Day morning. Participants MUST be checked in 15 minutes prior to the start of his/her race.

EVENT FEATURES

  • Flat and scenic course
  • Chip timed 5k/10k Run/Walk
  • Finisher Medals for all (new for 2014)
  • Age division awards
  • Prizes for top fundraisers and top teams
  • Commemorative t-shirt
  • Family festival with live entertainment and resource fair
  • Children's activities including egg hunt, face painting, arts & crafts and games
  • Beer and Wine Tent (must be 21 and over) sponsored by Stone Brewing Co. and ONEHOPE Wine
  • 1 Mile Fun Run open to children and adults
  • Quiet Zone

EXPO/RACE FESTIVAL

Join us for our post-race party which includes music, entertainment, 35+ awesome race vendors and a beer and wine tent. There is a Kids' Zone sponsored by CARD (Center for Autism & Related Disorders) which features a Quiet Zone (10x20 enclosed tent staffed by ABA therapists for children needing a quiet space), inflatable, carnival games with prizes, face painting, art & crafts and fitness area. Interested in becoming a vendor at our event. Click here for more info!

Results
Results will be posted here by 6pm Saturday.

Join us as an individual, join a team or form a team:

Register as an individual or organize a team. Enjoy a flat, scenic course starting at Tecolote Shores Park in Mission Bay. Choose between the 5k, 10k (both chip-timed) or 1-mile-fun run. Cross the finish-line and celebrate at our festival featuring music, Kid's Egg Hunt, wine & beer garden, 35+ booths and the kids’ zone.

Choose to fundraise and help even more:

Your own personal fundraising webpage is automatically created when you register. Raise funds and help make a difference in the lives of military children with autism. You can qualify for some wonderful incentive prizes for fundraising!

Run, walk and help improve the lives of military children diagnosed with autism.


REGISTER

Register online at acttodayformilitaryfamilies.kintera.org

ENTRY FEES

5k Adult Registration*
On of Before 3/19: $30
3/20 - 4/17: $35
Race Day: $40
10k Adult Registration*
On of Before 3/19: $35
3/20 - 4/17: $40
Race Day: $45 
Youth 17 & Under (5k/10k): 
On of Before 3/19: $20
3/20 - 4/17: $25
Race Day: $25
1 Mile Fun Run 
(Open to both Children and Adults)
On or Before 4/17: $20
Race Day: $20

*Active Military receive a $5 discount off the adult registration fees.

COURSE INFO

The flat and fast courses for the 5k and 10k both start at Tecolote Shores Park South. The start line is in the southbound lane of E. Mission Bay Drive just opposite the small parking lot of the "Dinosaur” playground. Participants will run south on E. Mission Bay Drive and turn right on Fiesta Island Dr to Fiesta Island. 5k participants will complete one small loop of Fiesta Island and return to Tecolote Shores via Fiesta Island Dr. & E Mission Bay Drive. 10k participants will complete one large loop of Fiesta Island and return to Tecolote Shores via Fiesta Island Dr and E. Mission Bay Dr.

5K Course Map
10K Course Map

EVENT SCHEDULE

Friday, April 18, 2014
Packet Pick Up (Optional)
4:00PM-7:00PM
USAA San Diego, Mission Valley
2431 Fenton Parkway
San Diego, CA 92108
(Located in the Fenton Marketplace)

Saturday, April 19, 2014
Tecolote Shores Park, Mission Bay
6:30am – Registration/Packet Pick up/Festival Start
7:30am – 10K Start
8:00am – 5K Start
9:15am – 1 Mile Start
9:30am – Kid's Egg Hunt
9:45am – Awards Ceremony
11:00am – Festival Concludes

EVENT PACKET PICK UP

Participants have the option to pick up their materials (bib, timing chip, t-shirt) on Friday, April 18th at USAA San Diego (Mission Valley) OR on race morning starting at 6:30am.

Participants MUST be checked in 15 minutes prior to the start of his/her race. We will provide four safety pins to pin your bib-number to the front of your shirt and instruct you how to affix your timing chip to your shoe. T-shirts can be picked up either before or after the race.

Individuals may pick up race packets for their friends/families on Friday night, however, they must have a photo copy of their friends/family's ID for verification. The photo may also be a smart phone photo of the license. No photo verification needed for those 17 and under.

Packet Pick Up Options:

Friday, April 18, 4:00-7:00PM
USAA San Diego, Mission Valley
2431 Fenton Parkway
San Diego, CA 92108
(Located in the Fenton Marketplace)
Saturday, April 19, 6:30AM
Tecolote Shores Park, Mission Bay
1300 E. Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109

AWARDS

Awards go to top overall M/F in each of the 5K and 10K and the top three finishers in each 5K/10K division: 9 & Under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64 and 65+.

VIRTUAL PARTICIPANT

Do you live out of town or simply can’t make our event? We would love for you to participate virtually! To register as a Virtual Participant, select Virtual Participant during the registration process at acttodayformilitaryfamilies.kintera.org. We will mail you an event t-shirt no later than 2 weeks after our race. We encourage you to wear your event t-shirt as you walk, run, play, or just do something positive for your community.

PARKING & DIRECTIONS

The race starts and finishes at Tecolote Shores Park South in Mission Bay. The address is 1300 E. Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109.

Parking is available north of the race site on the east and west side of East Mission Bay Drive AND the numerous parking lots on the west side of East Mission Bay Drive. There are two lots south of the Hilton, lots north of the Hilton at Playa Pacifica Park and lots both north and south of the Mission Bay Visitor Center.

All these lots are within a 5-15 minute walk to the start. You may walk to the event site by walking along the grass alongside Mission Bay Drive or just follow the sidewalk to the water and enjoy a pretty (safer for strollers, families) walk south on the sidewalk to our race site.

Directions: Take 1-5 and exit Clairemont Drive/ East Mission Bay Drive, Turn WEST (towards the ocean) and park north of the event site using the above parking suggestions.

Click here for a parking map.

VOLUNTEER

Our event can't be a success without our awesome volunteers! Register online as a volunteer. Volunteers will be assigned to areas such as registration, packet pick-up, event set-up/maintenance, vendor load-in, post-race food, t-shirt handout, finish-line, beer garden, kids' zone s, VIP tent, course guide, water station, cheer zone and event tear-down.

PHOTOS

2013 photos are on Facebook - take a look here and here

Check out the photos from our 2012 event and 2011 event (here, here, and here).

RESULTS

Results will be posted on race day by 6pm.

2013 RESULTS
2012 RESULTS
2011 RESULTS (5k and 10k)

CONTACT US

If you have any questions, please contact info@act-today.org.

 
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