The #LaHabraRaces event has something for everyone! It includes a 5K race for all ages, as well as a 1K Kiddy Run (ages 6-9 yrs.) and a 50-Yard Diaper Dash (ages 3-5 yrs.). The event will be held on Saturday, March 10th, at the La Habra Marketplace, located at 1801 W. Imperial Hwy. Registration opens at 6:00 a.m. The 50-Yard Diaper Dash begins at 7:30 a.m.; and the 1K Kiddy Run begins at 7:40 a.m. All participants in these two races will receive participation medals, and new this year, the 1K Kiddy Run will also include timing and finish line management, and the top three male and female runners will receive awards at the 8:45 a.m. awards presentation. The 5K Run/Walk begins at 8:00 a.m., and awards for 5K winners will be presented at 8:45 a.m.
The course is a semi-challenging 5K loop and runs through the heart of La Habra. All 5K participants will receive runner goody bags, a t-shirt a toothbrush kit, and a Nektar coupon. The race also features a Health and Fitness Expo, medals to the top five runners in each age group division, and timing and finish line management. For adults who would like to participate in the race and need childcare for their kids,the La Habra Active Day Camp staff will host its Play Matters Fun Zone for kids ages 2 to 13 years
Register by mail or in person at the La Habra Community Services Department, 101 W. La Habra Boulevard,La Habra 90631. In addition, online registration is available by clicking here; an additional service fee will be incurred when registering online. The cost to register for the 5K is $35 through March 2nd and $40 March 3rd-10th. The cost for the 50-Yard Diaper Dash is $20 through March 2nd and $25 March 3rd-10th. The 1K Kiddy Run is $25 through March 2nd and $30 March 3rd-10th. Running clubs with 10 or more runners will receive a discount; to download a group run registration form, please click here. For more information, please call the Community Services Department at (562) 383-4200.
You can pick up your running packet on Friday, March 10, 2018, from 4:00-7:00 p.m., at Famous Footwear at the La Habra Marketplace, 1801 W. Imperial Hwy. Packets contain bib, goodie bag and shirt. If you are not able to pick up your packet yourself and would like to send someone else to pick it up at Famous Footwear, you must complete a waiver form, sign it, and send it with the person picking up your packet. For a copy of the waiver form, .