Avid runners and casual walkers won’t want to miss the 27th running of the Fresno Cross City Race, Sunday, September 20, in downtown Fresno, sponsored by Saint Agnes Men’s Club .
New this year – races begin at Chukchansi Park (1800 Tulare St). Events include a 2-mile run, walk and wheelchair race at 7 a.m.; a 10K run, walk, and wheelchair race at 7:45 a.m.; and kids races (ages 3-12) beginning at 9 a.m. Family-friendly activities run from 9 a.m.-noon and include food and drinks, face painting, local mascots, music, bounce houses and more.
For late registration go to SIERRA RUNNING CO.
9447 N. Fort Washington, Suite 106,
NE Corner of Friant and Fort Washington
(in the River View Shopping Center)
Thursday, Sept. 17 from 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 18 from 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 19 from 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Or Sunday, Sept. 20 at Chukchansi Park starting at 5 a.m.
From September 12 until race day, entry fees are $25 for adults and $20 for kids. Those who want to run or walk as a team can sign up for Corporate Sponsorship or the Corporate Challenge (up to six members per team). Entry fees include a race T-shirt, free food on race day and a chance to win exciting prizes. Corporate Challenge team members receive all this and more.
Fresno Cross City Race proceeds benefit Saint Agnes Cancer Services. For more information, call 559-450-2040.