ABOUT THE RACE

Join Orange County's best holiday tradition at UC Irvine December 1, 2018
The OC Marathon presents Run for a Claus 5K and Kids One Mile Run/Walk. The race benefits Toys for Tots, the Salvation Army and Kids Run the OC Foundation. Participants receive Santa hat, Santa beard, finisher’s medal and commemorative mug for coffee or cocoa after the race!

Dress up as Santa, Mrs. Claus, reindeer, elves, menorah, dreidel. . . the possibilities are endless. Cookies, costumes, holiday music and decorations fill the air in this family-friendly holiday run. When you RUN FOR A CLAUS you run for a cause!

PRICING SCHEDULE

Prices remain the same for the 1 mile and 5K. This allows parents to run with their children and choose preferred distance. 

BIB/PACKET PICKUP

Bib, Santa hat and beard and packet pickup available Friday, November 30 at OC Marathon office.

Bib and packet pickup available race day at 6:30AM at Start Line 

MAIL-IN REGISTRATION

Mail- in registration forms are not available. There are NO REFUNDS of any registration fees. 
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START TIMES

8:30AM – One mile Kids and Parents

9AM – 5K University of California, Irvine

*If you pickup a friend’s bib at packet pickup you will need a copy of their driver’s license and a signed waiver

* OC Marathon Office – 3100 Airway Avenue Suite 104 Costa Mesa, CA 92626

AWARDS

Awards take place 10AM near the OC Marathon Tent close to the Start and Finish Line. There are no age division awards.

OVERALL AWARDS
Overall awards will be given to first, second and third place boy and girl – 12 and under in the 1 Mile. 

Overall awards will be given to first, second and third place male and female in 5K. 

COSTUME CONTEST
Amazon gift cards valued at $100, $50 and $25 will be given to first, second and third Best Kids costume winners.

Amazon gift cards valued at $100, $50 and $25 will be given to first, second and third Best Adult costume winners. 

Amazon gift card valued at $100 will be given to first place Best Group costume winners. 

KIDS RUN THE OC FALL PROGRAM

KEY DATES

SEPTEMBER 22, 2018
Fall training for Kids Run the OC coaches
OCTOBER22, 2018
Last week to start training at school location
NOVEMBER 29, 2018
Last chance to register online
NOVEMBER 30, 2018
Optional bib pickup for kids bibs
DECEMBER 1, 2018
Run for a Claus 5K or 1 Mile race!
DECEMBER 10, 2018
All Kids Run the OC Spring Training information will be emailed to you with key dates, when to pickup flyers and any additional changes. Spring 2019 flyers and posters will also be available at this time! You will not need to attend additional training for the Spring.