2020 Viking Dash LA will be held on Sunday, May 24 at Griffith Park in Los Angeles. That’s right, Viking Dash is coming back to Los Angeles! 5K, 10K and 13.1 Viking Dash LA event options. While the 5K is relatively flat, the 10K and 13.1 are challenging. The 13.1 has almost 3,000 feet of elevation.
5:00 am – Race Morning Registration/Packet Pickup Opens
6:32 am – Sunrise
6:40 am – Race Morning Registration/Packet Pickup Closes
6:45 am – Mandatory Race Overview & Safety Briefing
7:00 am – 13.1 Start
7:10 am – 10K Start
7:20 am – 5K Start
8:20 am – 5K Awards (Top 3 OA – M/F)
8:40 am – 10K Awards Ceremony (Top 3 OA – M/F)
10:00 am – 13.1 Awards Ceremony (Top 3 OA – M/F)
12:00 am – All Athletes Must Finish By Noon
ROUTES. The 5K, 10K & 13.1 mile link. It is an out and back course for all events.
AID STATIONS. Aid stations will be frequent for each course and will include: Water, Gatorade, Pepsi, Cuties, bananas, Fig Newtons, min-pretzels, California Raisins, blueberries & chia seeds. Sunscreen will also be available.
AWARDS. Every finisher receives their choice of a 7’ Battle Axe or Mjolnir (Thor’s Hammer). Overall awards for the top 3 The Top 3 men and women in each event: 5K, 10K & 13.1.
PARKING. Griffith Park Old Zoo Parking Lot, 4730 Crystal Springs Drive, Los Angeles, CA US 90027
PACKET PICKUP – RACE MORNING ONLY. Sunday morning from 5:00 am to 6:40 am. Please bring ID.
RACE PHOTOS. A couple days after the race photos will be uploaded in a folder on the Cal Tri Events Facebook Page so they can be tagged and shared.