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Truckee Running Festival

Truckee Running Festival – Sunday June 2, 2019

Legacy 5K     Legacy 10K     Waddle Ranch Half Marathon   Kids Running

Come one come all and join us for a morning of running and fun at Riverview Park in Truckee, CA. The 5K is a fund raiser for the Girls on the Run Sierras.

Try a 5K or 10K along the Legacy Trail or a half marathon featuring beautiful and scenic trails of Waddle Ranch. Bring the kids for the age appropriate distance fun races.

For the Waddle Ranch Half Marathon.

10K is the State Championship!

Event Info:

The event is staged out of Riverview Sports Park in Truckee, CA. We are setting up on one of the very well maintained sport fields. All races start and finish here. The kids races for younger participants will take place on the field as well. There is plenty of parking at the facility.

Riverview Sports Park

12304 Joerger Drive – Truckee, CA 96161

A connection to the Legacy Trail comes in to Riverview Sports Park. A short distance from the park you will find scenic trails along the Truckee River.

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Please Note:

This event takes place on public trails and roads and that these public trials and roads are open to the public during this event. Please use proper trail and road etiquette and common courtesy on shared trails and roads.

Truckee Running

Girls On The Run

Come on out and support the Girls on the Run.

Girls On The Run 5K

Girls On The Run 5K is a paved trail run that heads west out and back on the Legacy Trial along the Truckee River. This is the Girls on the Run course.

Legacy 10K

The Legacy 10K is a paved trail run the heads east out and back on the Legacy Trial along the Truckee River.

Waddle Ranch Half Marathon

The Waddle Ranch Half Marathon features and trail running course on dirt roads and sweet single track. The course heads out of the Riverview Sports Park and into the Waddle Ranch Preserve. There are stellar views of Martis Valley.

Kids Races

Register the kids for an age appropriate fun inspired run!

Course Info:

Aid Stations:

5K course has 1 aid station with water, electrolyte beverage

10K course has 2 aid stations with water, electrolyte beverage

Half Marathon course has 6 aid stations with water, electrolyte beverage, snacks (bars, etc.)


Half Marathon total elevation gain is 1450′. Click Here for the Truckee Running Festival Half Marathon Course Profile.

Race By 12/31 By 3/31 By 6/22 Onsite
5K $35.00 $40.00 $45.00 $45.00
5K Youth and Senior $30.00 $35.00 $40.00 $40.00
10K $40.00 $45.00 $50.00 $55.00
10K Youth and Senior $35.00 $40.00 $45.00 $50.00
Half $55.00 $65.00 $70.00 $72.00
Half Youth and Senior $45.00 $55.00 $60.00 $62.00
Kids $11 $11 $11 $11


The above fees do not include the online processing fee.

Youth = 18 years and under and Senior = 62 years and older as of 12/31


  • Clubs and Teams call or email to receive discount codes, , 530-546-1019
  • Challenged Athletes
  • Military
    • If you’re Active Duty, Reserve, Retired, email to receive a 20% discount
      • Military ID is required at packet pick up and check in
    • Online Registration
      • By CREDIT CARD available through 8:00PM on – Saturday June 22, 2019

      On-Site Registration/Packet Pick Up

      • Saturday June 2 at TBD
      • On Race Day. See venue map for directions.

Race Day is Sunday June 23, 2019

Saturday 6/22/19 Item/Function Location
12:30-3:00 PM Check-in, onsite registration 210 Grove Street, Tahoe City
Sunday 6/23/19 Item/Function Location
7-8:15 AM Athlete Check-In Highlands Community Center
7:30 AM Race Start 1/2 Marathon Highlands Community Center
8:30 AM Race Start 6K & 12K Highlands Community Center
8:55 AM First Finisher Highlands Community Center
10:00 AM Big Blue BBQ Highlands Community Center
ASAP Awards for all distances ASAP Post Highlands Community Center


Refund Policy

Refunds are not available for this event for any reason, including cancellation, inclement weather or athlete injury. We also strictly do not allow athlete-to-athlete transfers, for any reason.

Cancellation Policy:

If you choose to cancel your registration you can do so 7 days or prior to your event date.  A discount code will be created  for you at 70% of your registration fee that you can then use for any future Big Blue Adventure owned and operated event. The code will be valid through the following calendar year.

Changes to your registration:
We allow you to make changes to your registration up until 7 day prior to the event. Such as announcer information, T-shirt size, etc.

Changes to your class:
We allow you to make changes to your class up until 7 days prior to the event. For example moving from 5K to 10K or Half distance, etc.

We value you as our customer and strive to provide you with a good value for your dollar.

We want you to have the best experience that you can.  For your race fee we provide you with:

  • Free digital race photo
  • Great racing venues
  • Challenging and fun courses
  • Post event festivities; music, food & beverages
    • Recovery food such as fruit and bagels for the 5k & 10k
    • BBQ for the 1/2 marathon
    • Additional BBQ is available to purchase during online registration and onsite
  • Medical staff


  • Age Group/Gender, 5-year (14-19, 20-24, etc.) based on age as of 12/31 in the race year

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