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Danville Half Marathon and 10k

Semper Fi

Welcome to the 6th annual Danville Half Marathon and 10k. Both races are out and back, along the Iron Horse Trail, winding through the small towns of Danville and Alamo, California. We are pleased to be teaming up with the Semper Fi Foundation again and the Danville Veterans Community in an effort to raise awareness and money for the valiant that have fought for us and lost in some way. All proceeds from the race will be donated! Previous runs have raised over $15,000 for the Semper Fi Foundation.

Start

All 3 races start on the south west side of the building in a cul de sac well marked

655 Old Orchard Dr, Danville, CA 94526

Finish

The finish line for all 3 races will be at the start line

Course

The course is a beautiful relatively flat out and back course along the Iron Horse Trail. There will be aid stations roughly every 2 miles with water and a sports drink. At the half marathon turn around we will also be providing snacks

Support

There will be aid stations roughly every two miles. There will also be course guides along the trail, and crossing guards where needed

Time Limit

There is a 4 hour cutoff for the half marathon, so the course will close at 12:00

Bag Check

There will be no bag check, however, the parking lot is right next to the starting line

Spectators

Spectators will be able to see runners from any point along the Iron Horse Trail starting at San Ramon Valley BLVD up to Rudgear Rd

Weather

For the past 5 years the weather has been perfect, near the 60s at the start and hits the 80s by mid day The event will be held rain or shine

Danville Weather

Directions

Danville is located 35 miles east of San Francisco. Take Sycamore Ave from 680 and go east. Turn left on Old Orchard Rd and then take your first left behind the School District building and park in the large parking lot at the LDS Chapel

Location

Travel Information

If you are coming from out of town, there is a Best Western located only half a mile from the race starting line. Best Western Sycamore. There are also a few other hotels located in Walnut Creek and San Ramon, which are only 10 minutes away

Best Western Sycamore

Volunteers

We appreciate all the help we can get. If you are interested in helping, contact me at

jwtrueman@gmail.com

Giveaways

All runners will receive a runner's medal and event t-shirt Must be registered by May 10, to be guaranteed a medal and t-shirt Water, fresh fruit and muffins available

Packet Pickup

Packet pick up will be at ClubSport San Ramon Thursday, May 26th from 10am-close and on Friday May 27th from open-8:00pm

Registration

Registration Info
Race Jan 1 - Feb 29 Mar 1 - Apr 29 May 1 - May 22
Half Marathon $55.00 $65.00 $75.00
10k $35.00 $45.00 $55.00
Kid's Race Free Free Free
Schedule
Thursday, May 26th Friday, May 27th Saturday, May 28th
9:00 AM - Packet Pick Up 9:00 AM - Packet Pick Up 8:00 AM - Half Marathon Start
8:10 AM - 10k Start
10:00 AM - Kid's race

Event Day Registration

There will be race day registration, but if you plan on doing that it will be more expensive, ($80 for the 1/2 marathon, $60 for the 10k) and we ask that you to come early. And, you may not get a race shirt.

Click Here To Register

(REGISTRATION CLOSES ON MAY 22, 2016, 10:00:00 AM PDT)

Half Marathon Route

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10k Route

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Event Sponsors


Please contact us for Event Sponsorship Opportunities

jwtrueman@gmail.com | info@semperfifoundation.org

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