Holly Jolly Half Marathon
01 December 2019
What better way is there to wrap up the year than racing a half marathon in California? The Holly Jolly Half Marathon is just one of the three distances offered in late December in Camarillo, which also includes a 5K or 10K as well as the 13.1 mile race.This course is over the mostly flat Camarillo bike path and surrounding neighbourhood streets. It is a very walker friendly course and the race promises to be loads of fun!Prizes will be awarded for the best holiday costumes so don’t be shy in your apparel choice!Everyone will be asking…. What did you do on your holiday vacation time? Well you can show off your Holly Jolly finisher medal and race day t-shirt. This is the race for you and everyone you know.The double loop course is held on entirely on pavement and traverses the streets of eastern Camarillo. It’s touted as mostly flat and could be the perfect way to earn a final PR in the year.All athletes are encouraged to bring a new unwrapped toy for donation to the Toys for Tots program.This is a rain or shine event.
Start at Village at the park soccer fields. head east onto the Camarillo Bike path, turn left onto the bike path , turn left at Adolfo, turn right at Flynn rd, right at Upland and back onto the bike path, follow the bike path all the way to pleasant valley road and turn around at the designated turn around sign, continue towards the main bike path entrance and left towards the park again follow the dirt running path that will pass the finish line and loops back to the finish line or the start of your second loop.
There will be plenty aid stations along the course.
All runners will receive a finisher medal. Top 3 overall M/F in each race will receive a Special Award. Top 3 each age group M/F will also be awarded.