ARE YOU READY TO RACE LIVE IN 2021?! OF COURSE, WE ARE OFFERING OUR VIRTUAL RACE TOO!!

 

WE MOVED THE RACE DATE!!

JUDGMENT DAY HALF MARATHON IS THE 1ST RACE IN THE RUN THE VALLEY HALF MARATHON SERIES (RTV)

YOU WILL WANT TO RUN’EM ALL……BUT, YOU CAN JUST RUN ONE.

ALL OUR RTV RACES ARE AWESOME & FUN, AND YOU’LL WANT TO EXPERIENCE ALL 3 AND EARN YOUR EPIC SERIES MEDAL.

 

RUN THE VALLEY HALF MARATHON SERIES:

(SORRY, NO BUNDLING OPTIONRUNSIGNUP COULD NOT OFFER ALL OUR RACE FEATURES/SELECTIONS FOR ALL 3 RACES )

MAY 23RD – JUDGMENT DAY HALF MARATHON (Bakersfield) – Register NOW!AUGUST 7TH – HELL OF A HALF MARATHON (Exeter) – Registration Opening Soon!OCTOBER 10TH – HEAVENLY HALF MARATHON (Auberry) – Registration Opening Soon!

 


RUNNER OF THE YEAR ~ MIXED (FASTEST) TEAM CHAMPION ~ LARGEST PARTICIPATING TEAM AWARD:  INFORMATION IN OUR MENU BAR.


 


EARLY REGISTRATION GIVE-AWAY: GOODR SUNGLASSES!!  

MUST BE REGISTERED BY APRIL 1st, TO GET THESE AWESOME GOODR SUNGLASSES ($25 VALUE).


DON’T BE “JUDGEDFOR NOT GETTING YOUR GOODR SUNGLASSES, REGISTER NOW


 


RACE INFORMATION: JUDGMENT DAY HALF MARATHON WILL START & FINISH INSIDE THE HISTORIC SAM LYNN BALLPARK


 


THIS (NEW) VERY SCENIC COURSE WILL START FROM THE SAM LYNN BALLPARK. YOU WILL RUN OUT THE BACK GATE TO THE PAVED KERN RIVER TRAIL (EAST) INTO THE PANORAMA VISTA PRESERVE FOR A LOOP (ON DIRT & PAVED TRAILS), AND THEN BACK TO THE KERN RIVER TRAIL TO CHINA GRADE.  RUNNERS WILL TURN RIGHT ONTO THE ALFRED HARRELL HWY/CHINA GRADE LOOP (CLOSED ROAD) – YES THAT’S A CHALLENGING 1 MILE CLIMB UP TO THE PANORAMA BLUFFS, BUT EVERYONE LOVES IT, AND JUDGMENT DAY WOULDN’T BE THE SAME WITHOUT IT! ONCE AT THE TOP, YOU WILL CONTINUE THROUGH PANORAMA PARK, ALONG THE BLUFFS WITH AWESOME VISTA VIEWS, BEFORE SWEEPING BACK DOWN TO THE PAVED RUNNING TRAIL ALONG THE KERN RIVER, AND FINISHING BACK INSIDE THE BALLPARK


YES, WE ELIMINATED THE (2020) OUT AND BACK, WHILE MAKING THIS ROUTE MORE SCENIC AND INCLUDING THE PANORAMA VISTA PRESERVE


 


WHAT MAKES THIS RACE STAND OUT BESIDES IT’S SCENIC ROUTE?


Plenty of Aid Stations, and they are fun and go all out!! We do encourage you to carry your own hydration, if you chooseFREE Hot Breakfast, Made FreshFREE la Rosa’s Famous Fruit Bars FREE Race PhotosFREE Race Joy AppHydration and Gatorade On The Course & Post RaceGoodr Sunglasses (Must Be Registered by April 1)Top Age Group Awards (Autographed McFarland, USA DVD)Overall Male & Female AwardsWomen’s Race Tech Tank Top Men’s Race Tech Short-Sleeve ShirtRace Gator/Head Buff Awesome Finisher’s MedalsRun The Valley – Runner of the Year Race (1st of 3)Run The Valley – Mixed (Fastest) Team Champion Race (1st of 3)Run The Valley – Largest Participating Team Race (1st of 3)

RACE DAY REQUIREMENTS: COVID RACE MITIGATION REQUIREMENTS TO BE DETERMINED, KEEPING YOU SAFE.

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Virtual Half Marathon
May 23, 2021 (Sunday)
Running
13.1 miles
Solo Road
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Half Marathon
May 23, 2021 (Sunday) - 07:00
Running
13.1 miles
Solo Road

Weather

May 23 2021 : Clear throughout the day.
9.7°C - 25.8°C (49.4°F - 78.4°F)

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Last checked on 2021-06-20

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