Hey there, GrowFit families and friends! We’re super excited to share some festive news with you all. This year, GrowFit Camp is proud to be a part of the Bah Humbug! 5K Run/Walk and Kid’s Dash in San Ramon. It’s a wonderful event that perfectly aligns with our mission of fostering a love for sports and physical activity in a fun and safe environment.
What’s the Bah Humbug! Race All About?
The Bah Humbug! is an annual event presented by the City of San Ramon and Chevron, and it’s a fantastic way to kick off the holiday season with a bit of healthy fun. Scheduled for Saturday, December 2, 2023, this event isn’t just a race; it’s a celebration of community spirit and health.
The Race Details
- Kid’s Dash: For our younger athletes aged 4-9, the race day begins with a Kid’s Dash at 8:00 AM. It’s a great way for our littlest participants to get in on the fun.
- 5K Run/Walk: The main event, the 5K Run/Walk, starts at 8:30 AM. Whether you’re a seasoned runner or prefer a leisurely walk, this event is perfect for all ages and fitness levels.
- Course: The race starts and ends at the San Ramon Community Center at 12501 Alcosta Blvd. The route takes you up Alcosta Boulevard, looping back via Norris Canyon Road, Bishop Drive, and Executive Parkway, and then back down Alcosta Boulevard.
- Registration: Don’t forget to register before December 1, 2023, at 11:59 PM. The registration fee for adults is $40.00.
Why We’re Excited
At GrowFit, we believe in the power of sports to bring people together, encourage healthy lifestyles, and most importantly, have a ton of fun. The Bah Humbug! race is a perfect example of this. It’s not just a race; it’s a community event where families can enjoy the outdoors, get some exercise, and celebrate the holiday season.
Special Perks for Participants
All participants will receive a holiday long-sleeved shirt and the famous Bah Humbug! Ornament. Plus, the event is chip-timed, adding a little competitive edge for those interested in tracking their performance.
We encourage all our GrowFit families to participate. Whether you’re running, walking, or cheering from the sidelines, your presence will make this event even more special. It’s a fantastic opportunity for our kids to experience a fun, organized sporting event and for us to show our support for the local community.
Let’s tie up those shoelaces, put on our festive gear, and get ready to spread some holiday cheer at the Bah Humbug! race. We can’t wait to see you there!