INDEPENDENCE DAY CLASSIC 5k & 10k
Monday, July 4th, 2022
The 38th Annual
Proceeds benefit the seven Santa Clarita Valley High Schools’ Cross-Country programs and other local charities.
- 10K Race starts at 7:00AM
- Kids K starts at 7:45AM
- 5K Race and Walk starts at 8:00AM
Newhall Memorial Park
24933 Newhall Ave.
Newhall, CA 91321
10K Course INFO
The 10K Course is a fast, flat, and paved out-and-back route that runs along the South Fork Trail.
5K Course INFO
The 5K Course is fast, flat, and paved, and travels along the City of Santa Clarita parade route, featuring one of the best cheering sections in SoCal!
PRE-RACE PACKET PICKUP
Sunday, July 3rd from 5pm-8pm at:
Boys and Girls Club of America
24909 Newhall Ave,
Newhall, CA 91321
This is a chip-timed event.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Are strollers allowed on the race course?
A: Strollers are allowed for those participating in the run/walk and are required to begin at the back of the start to not impeded faster runners.
Q: Can a child ride a bicycle along side or with an adult who is running in the race?
A: No, for the safety of all participants we cannot have bicycles on the course.
Q: Can I receive a refund if I register and I am not able to run in the race?
A: No, all entries are final and no refunds can be given. Entries can be downgraded (e.g. from the 10K to the 5K) or upgraded (from the 5K to the 10K) by paying the difference in entry fee.
Q. Are pets allowed on the race course?
A. Leashed pets are welcome in the park as spectators but for the safety of all are not allowed on the race courses
q. Can I wear headphones/earbuds during the race?
A. Wearing of headphones and earbuds is discouraged on the race course for the safety of all runners and to hear instructions
5K and 10K Participants receive a high-quality Technical Shirt (100% Micro-fiber)
High-quality medals provided to all finishers (5K/10K/Kid’s K).
Overall Male/Female and 3-deep in age groups for 5K/10K.
FREE participant race photos for download from Captivating Photos