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OktobeRun Half Marathon and 5K Run/Walk

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October 28, 2017 (Saturday)
Half Marathon, 5 K
750 Bradford St.
Redwood City, California
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On October 28, 2017, Redwood City will host the 7th Annual Redwood City OktobeRun Half Marathon and 5K. We are still one of the few road half marathons on the Peninsula.

The half marathon course is flat, partly off-road, and perfect for a personal record. Beginning in booming downtown Redwood City, the out and back course circles the saltwater marina at One Marina, joins the Bay Trail next to Bair Island in the San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge, and after some more roads continues to a beautiful gravel and dirt trail next to Steinberger Slough in Redwood Shores. Almost half the course is next to the water or wildlife refuge at One Marina, Bair Island, or Steinberger Slough. The 5K follows the same course but turns around near the One Marina community next to Redwood Creek.

Weather is likely to be perfect for runners. Situated midway between San Francisco and San Jose, our location next to San Francisco Bay keeps our climate moderate and comfortable year round. The average high temperature in October is 73 and the average low is 49.

Event Start Location
750 Bradford St.
Redwood City, CA 94063
At the Redwood City School District Office

Course Description
The half marathon course is flat, partly off-road, and perfect for a personal record. Almost half the course is next to the water or wildlife refuge. Beginning in booming downtown Redwood City, the out and back course circles the saltwater marina at One Marina, joins the Bay Trail next to Bair Island in the San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge, and after some more roads continues to a beautiful gravel and dirt trail next to Steinberger Slough in Redwood Shores.

Packet Pickup / Expo
Race packets and shirts can be picked up at packet pickup events before the race or on race day morning beginning at 6:00 AM.

Packet pickup dates and locations are to be determined.


Timing / Results
Both races will use chip timing provided by SVE Timing.

Weather
Weather is likely to be perfect for runners. Situated midway between San Francisco and San Jose, our location next to San Francisco Bay keeps our climate moderate and comfortable year round. The average high temperature in October is 73 and the average low is 49.

Directions
The start and finish line will be at the Redwood City School District Office at 750 Bradford Street, Redwood City, CA. Please note that this block of Bradford Street will be closed to traffic, and that nearby sections of Main Street and Veterans Boulevard may be closed intermittently and subject to traffic control.

Below are directions to the County Parking Garage:

SOUTHBOUND (from San Francisco)
From US-101 SOUTH:
Take the Whipple Avenue / Redwood City Exit.
Stay straight on Whipple Avenue which turns into Veterans Blvd.
Turn Right on Middlefield Road.
Make another Right to enter the County Parking Garage.
From I-280 SOUTH:
Take the Woodside Road / Redwood City Exit.
Proceed East on Woodside Road.
Turn Left on Veterans Blvd.
Turn Left on Middlefield Road.
Turn Right to enter the County Parking Garage.

NORTHBOUND (from San Jose)
From US-101 NORTH:
Take the CA-84 W/ Woodside Road exit toward Seaport Blvd.
Merge onto Woodside Road / CA-84 W.
Turn Right onto Veterans Blvd.
Proceed approximately four blocks to Middlefield Road, turn Left.
Turn Right to enter the County Parking Garage.
From I-280 NORTH:
Take the Woodside Road / Redwood City Exit.
Proceed East on Woodside Road.
Turn Left on Veterans Blvd.
Turn Left on Middlefield Road.
Turn Right to enter the County Parking Garage.


Parking
There is ample parking in downtown Redwood City. The closest free parking is at the County Garage in the San Mateo County Government Center (on Middlefield Road just off Veterans Boulevard-see directions below). For more information and a downtown parking map, go to www.redwoodcity.org.
 
 

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