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Join us Saturday, September 28th, 2019
for our 1st Annual Sacramento 5K/1K!

September is Pediatric Cancer Awareness month and all proceeds will be donated to Seattle Children's Hospital. Grab your friends, neighbors, kids, and co-workers - come out and run as a team!

The teams that raise the most money will win fantastic prizes, all the while helping to Unravel Pediatric Cancer.

In addition to the main event's 5k Trail Run, there will be a 1k Fun Run, Beer Garden, and Fun Kids' Activities for the whole family to enjoy!

Get Started and REGISTER your team today:

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Packet Pick up will take place at Folsom Fleet Feet on Friday September 27th from 10 am to 7 pm.
Please note: If someone else is picking up the packet they need a copy of the registrants drivers license.


  • 5K:

    $ 39 Adults (until July 15)
    $ 48 Adults (July 16th through September 26th)
    $ 55 Adults (Day of Registration)

    $ 25 for Youth ages 6-17

  • Fun Run 1k:

    $ 12 Kids (ages 6-10)

    FREE for kids 5 & under

*Please Note: Race T-Shirts are NOT guaranteed IF Registering after September 1st.


  • Day of Race T-Shirt (for 5K run, there are S, M, L Youth size T-shirt options)
  • Water Bottle
  • A complimentary post-race DustBowl Beer (must be 21 or older)
  • Healthy post-race Snacks
  • Non-alcoholic Beverages will also be available


All entry fees are non-refundable & non-transferable. NO exceptions.

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If we reach our maximum runner capacity, we will have additional pace markers setup on race day (TBD).


- Sorry, but strollers, wheelchairs, and dogs are NOT allowed.
- NO Headphones. Listening devices OF ANY KIND are NOT allowed. Runners and walkers must exercise caution when crossing all roads; participants must pay attention at all times when on the trails.


7:00 am - Packet Pick-Up and Same Day Race Registration BEGINS

8:00 am - Same Day Race Registration ENDS

8:00 am - Pre-Race PRESENTATIONS with Guest Speakers, including Unravel's own Libby Kranz

8:30 am - 1K KIDS Fun Run BEGINS

8:45 am - 5K Race BEGINS

9:30 am - Post-Race Festival BEGINS

10:00 am - Race Winner Awards* announced & Fundraising Prizes awarded

11:00 am - Run4Gold Event ENDS


*Race Medals will be given to the overall winners of the 5k and 1k (male and female) for the following age brackets:

Under 8 years old

8-12 years old

13-20 years old

21-29 years old

30-39 years old

40-49 years old

50+ years old


The Run 4 Gold Event takes place along Folsom Lake in beautiful Granite Bay. The course has varied terrain, from dirt roads, rocks, roots, to a single track trail at times to enjoy that beautiful lake view. See the map below for details...


A Comfort Station will be located at the halfway point. providing complimentary electrolytes.

If water is needed on the course make sure to bring your own water bottle or water vest!

We will have Water Refill Stations at the start/finish for all attendees.

Want to run with your Tribe? You can raise money as a team and rest assured that ALL proceeds go to Unravel Pediatric Cancer.

Create your fundraising page here:


Rally your troops in honor of a loved one with these team fundraising incentives:

$ 1,000 raised - Child's name printed on the back of the race t-shirt

$ 2,000 raised - Child's name printed on the back of TEAM Race T-shirt, PLUS poster of your child at trail marker

$ 3,000 raised - Child's name Custom-Printed on the back of TEAM Race T-shirt, PLUS poster of your child at trail marker


Run 4 the Gold! The Top Fundraising Teams shall compete for the following Race Day Prizes*:

1st Place: Enjoy a Tahoe Stay at Edgelake Beach Club from November 8th-15th, 2019 along with some Unravel Swag* for your trip (*TBD)

2nd Place: Disney on Ice!! Coming November 9th at 2 pm, relax in your own private loft for six at the Golden 1 Center for Disney on Ice. Includes VIP parking pass. Also, you will enjoy a one-night stay in a Suite at the Marriott Capital Downtown! 

3rd Place: Quanjary Escape Room gift certificate for 8 people!

*Any future 2020 Race Day Registration Prizes are not redeemable for cash in the event that you cannot attend or the race is cancelled. If requested, and at the sole discretion of the Unravel's Run-4-Gold Race Director, these 2020 Run-4-Gold Race Registration Prizes may be exchanged for Unravel SWAG.

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Granite Beach, Folsom Lake SRA
Physical Address: 8000 Douglas Blvd, Granite Bay, CA 95746

Granite Bay State Park on Folsom lake is located at the end of Douglas Blvd. Turn right at the third stop sign after entering the park for the Granite Beach parking lot. There is a $12 vehicle charge for day-use or $125 for an annual Poppy Pass (which can be used for one year).

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Unravel Pediatric Cancer is a nonprofit organization working to spread knowledge about the grim realities of pediatric cancer and the devastating impact from the lack of funding. We supply the information, tools and support to individuals and communities that want to help create change - because good people want to do good things but sometimes they need help getting started. All monies raised go directly to our fight to unravel pediatric cancer.

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