This race is sponsored by Howard Memorial Hospital and is put on to Benefits Willits High School Cross-Country and Track programs.
This perennially popular footrace starts at 10 a.m. for the 10 milers and 5K run/walk at Recreation Grove on East Commercial Street in Willits. There will also be a Kids Only free race held at 9:30 a.m.
Top three overall male/female for the two events will receive prizes. 1st in all age divisions receive medals. 2nd, 3rd in all age divisions receive ribbons.
The age groups are 9 & under, 10-13, 14-17, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70+.
The 10-mile run circles the farming community of Willits’ Little Lake Valley, following beautiful rural roads. With mostly flat terrain, it offers a fun, fast course. The 5K course is a shorter version of the same. Refreshments and hot drinks are served at the finish.
Event details and schedule
9:00 am Race day registration and bib pickup.
9:30 Start Free Kids Race
10:00 am Start of 10 mile and 5K.