Zoom Firecracker

Zoom Firecracker
Date Jul 2021 (TBD)
Distance 5k, 10k, Half-marathon
Course Type Trail

Race Information

The course starts in the scenic Quarry Lakes Regional Recreation area and follows the popular Alameda Creek Trail up to the mouth of Niles Canyon. Participants can choose from 5k, 10k or half marathon distances.

Fully-stocked aid stations every 2 miles. You can expect fresh fruit, salty snacks, assorted candy, water, and Clif Shot Electrolyte sports drink. It is highly recommended that runners carry at least 20 oz. of water between aid stations.

Hi-tech shirts will be given to all pre-registered runners. Award medals are given to the 1st female and male finishers overall and top three finishers in each age group. All finishers will receive a custom medal.

Related Events

Did you know that this race is part of a series of runs? If you like this race you may want to run one of the following Coastal Trail Runs events.

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