CALIFORNIA

Awesome Running Experiences For You

California is our home and where we run the most, our races are about sharing some of the best running experiences we create for you. Featuring a wide variety of race formats from 5k’s to Half Marathon’s to OCR’s to 100-Mile Ultramarathon’s and everything in between, we have something to fit your running experience and style throughout the year, each tailored around our signature race experience that runners love. These are races created by runners, for runners. 

Silver Moon Race, Reedley, CA

Silver Moon Race

Reedley, CA

Discover the beauty of central California while running a 6, 12, 24-hour, and 100-mile race, run individual or team relay through scenic farm orchards, under the canopy of oak trees, and along the majestic Kings River in California. Starting at sunset and running through the night under the vibrant glow of the full moon and stars.

EVENT DETAILS

  • DATE: October 31-November 1, 2020
  • DISTANCES: 10K, 6, 12, 24-Hour, 100-Mile, Solo or Relay Team
  • COURSE: Dirt farm roads
  • LOCATION: Reedley, CA

VALENCIA Trail Race

Southern California features a diverse range of nature and terrain, giving runners a wide variety of spectacular trails to experience. Located north of Los Angeles up against the California State Park is Valencia, a suburban community that is surrounded by classic hills and mountains featuring awesome trails.

EVENT DETAILS

  • DATE: November 21, 2020
  • DISTANCES: 10K / Half Marathon / 50K Ultramarathon
  • COURSE: Single track trails and dirt roads
  • LOCATION: Valencia, CA
VALENCIA Trail Race
Sugar Daddy Marathon

Sugar Daddy Race

Celebrate Father’s Day by kicking off the weekend with an awesome race taking you on a scenic tour through the beautiful Santa Clarita Valley. Run with friends, family, and kids to take on the Sugar Daddy challenge while helping to support a charitable cause.

EVENT DETAILS

  • DATE: December 12, 2020
  • DISTANCES: Half Marathon / 10K / 5K / Kids Fun Run
  • COURSE: Paved pathways and paseos
  • LOCATION: Santa Clarita, CA

Grit OCR

East Walker Ranch

Prepare to experience a new obstacle course race that digs deep and challenges you to push yourself to new levels of physical endurance and fitness. Located in spectacular mountains north of Los Angeles in Santa Clarita, California. Featuring amazing trails, punishing obstacles, killer hills, and epic panoramic views. Grab your friends and family, bring the kids, and get ready for the ultimate race experience this February!

EVENT DETAILS

  • DATE: February 20-21, 2021
  • DISTANCES: 8M / 5M
  • COURSE: Trails, hills, obstacles
  • LOCATION: Santa Clarita, CA
Grit OCR - East Walker Ranch
Arts Run Santa Clarita

Arts Run Santa Clarita

Celebrate the arts with the annual Arts Run in the Santa Clarita Valley, a creative and fun run/walk with art performances, activities, and displays throughout the run while supporting your community Arts.

EVENT DETAILS

  • DATE: April 10, 2021
  • DISTANCES: 10K / 5K / Kids Dash
  • COURSE: Paved pathways, paseos, grass
  • LOCATION: Santa Clarita, CA

Silver Moon Race

Paso Robles, CA

Paso Robles is home to one of our favorite wineries, CASS Vineyards & Wines. An award-winning winery, situated along the beautiful California rolling hills countryside of Paso Robles.

Experience running through a beautiful scenic vineyard surrounded by Rhone vines, massive oak trees. Starting before sunset going under the vibrant full moon night and into the sunrise.

EVENT DETAILS

  • DATE: May 29-30, 2021
  • DISTANCES: 2-Miles, 10K, 6, 12, 24-Hour, 100-Mile, Solo or Relay Team
  • COURSE: Vineyard farm roads
  • LOCATION: Paso Robles, CA
Silver Moon - Race Paso Robles, CA
Grit OCR - Mountain High

Grit OCR

Mountain High

Get ready for Grit’s signature obstacle course race (OCR) experience at the Mountain High ski resort in Wrightwood, California. Our most challenging race to date that digs deep to push you to the next level, testing your core and grip strength in one of Southern California’s favorite races that combine mountain climbing, trail running, and Grit’s signature obstacle challenges. 

EVENT DETAILS

  • DATE: August 21, 2021
  • DISTANCES: 7-Miles
  • COURSE: Trails, mountain hills, obstacles
  • LOCATION: Wrightwood, CA

Be The Light 5K

Each year the greater Southern California community of runners and walkers come together to support youths in recovery through the A Light of Hope charity, to show them that we are here for them and together we can make a positive impact on their lives. Bring your best night outfit, decked out with lights and colorful glow bands to shine your brightest in this awesome night run/walk.

EVENT DETAILS

  • DATE: September 18, 2021
  • DISTANCES: 10K / 5K  Night Run/Walk
  • COURSE: Paved pathways and paseos
  • LOCATION: Valencia, CA
Be The Light 5K
SPACEROCK Trail Race

SPACROCK Trail Race

SPACEROCK: the final trail running frontier. These are the voyages of trail runners around the world. Your mission: to explore strange new trails, to seek out new life and new experiences, to boldly run where no one has run before.

EVENT DETAILS

  • DATE: October 16, 2021
  • DISTANCES: Half Marathon / 10K / 5K
  • COURSE: Trails
  • LOCATION: Vasquez Rocks, Agua Ducle, CA

Virtual Kids Run

Run a race anywhere and anytime! Sign up to run a virtual race where you can earn a collectors medal or custom trophy while supporting a charity. Be Healthy. Awesome Trophies. Giving Back.

EVENT DETAILS

  • DATE: Anytime, Anywhere
  • DISTANCES: 5K / 10K / Half Marathon / Marathon
  • COURSE: Anywhere you run!
Virtual Kids Run

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What Runners Are Saying…

Rachel R.
This gem of a race has a perfect blend of challenging hills and beautiful, flowing singletrack to test both strength and speed. It was extremely well organized and well thought out by people who obviously love and understand trail running.

Rachel R.

James M.
This is one of my favorite parts of Father’s Day weekend! Running a great course, and a fantastic race crew, makes a wonderful race experience!

James M.

Sharon W.
I loved this race. The course was both challenging and beautiful, and the race staff and volunteers were top-notch. I can’t wait to do it again next year!

Sharon W.

Robert M.
I’ve completed well over 100 marathon/ultras, this was definitely one of the best experiences. Challenging climbs, amazing views, well marked course and great volunteers. The recent rains made everything green and the wildflowers were in full bloom.

Robert M.

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SPACEROCK Trail Race