June 23, 2018
Elk Grove Regional Park
In its 14th year, the EG Run 4 Hunger is a flat, fast, certified course starting and finishing under the majestic old oak trees at Elk Grove Regional Park.
Participants can elect to do the 5k/10k individually or as a tandem for the 10k.
In addition to festive event shirts and goody-bags, all finishers will receive our first-ever commemorative finishers medal and a free ticket entered in our raffle with prizes from sponsors including the Sacramento River Cats, Strikes Bowling, California State Fair.
Baby strollers and dogs on leash, with well-behaved owners are welcome.
Schedule: Both the 5k and 10k run start at 7:30am
Course Map: Click here
Registration: By selecting this link, you will be redirected to Race Roster. They require an account to complete the registration. Participation fees are listed. If you prefer to register by mail, Click Here to download a Festival Registration Form. There are instructions on the form about where to mail it.
Event Bonus: Professional photographers will be taking photos of participants – included with the registration fee.
Packet Pickup: Race bib numbers and timing chips can picked up starting at 6:30am at Elk Grove Park. If you prefer to skip the wait, they can be picked up at Dick’s Sporting Good in Elk Grove on Thursday, June 21st and Friday, June 22nd.
Specific times will be posted at a later date and emailed to registrants as well.
Directions/Parking: Plenty of parking will be available at Elk Grove Regional Park and nearby Elk Grove High School located on Elk Grove Florin Road.
- Top (3)* overall male and female finishers
- Top (3)* Masters male and female finishers
*Top finishers will also receive a prize package from event sponsors and have their names announced at the RiverCats game the evening of June 23rd.
Festival: In addition to the 5k/10k runs and Youth Challenge Course (YCC), there will also be a Family Festival showcasing civic and community organizations like the Lions Club and Sacramento SPCA; and other local businesses. Food and refreshments will be available, along with raffle prizes – tickets drawn every 15 minutes. You must be in person to win. There is no cost to attend the festival.
Questions: If you have any questions regarding the 5k/10k race, volunteering, or becoming a sponsor, please complete the form below, or contact Diane Hollingshead via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
5k/10k Race Chair