Sunday Dec 3, 2017

Welcome to the 6th Annual 
Holly Jolly Half Marathon 5k 10k
​Eastside Parking Lot - Pleasant Valley Fields Park, 152 Westpark Ct, Camarillo, CA 93012

This is a rain or shine event.

​​If I want to call you how do I reach you?
    Bill Escobar Race Director 805-258-3779

If I am not running can I participate by being a volunteer?
   
YES...Volunteers are greatly appreciated and needed!   Please visit     the Volunteer Info link on this site to get all the information needed on being a volunteer.  Students please bring any volunteer hours verification forms you may have from your school. 

Will there be port-o-potties along the course?
  
Yes: Porta Potties will be on the course about every 1.5 miles and at race start / finish line

Can I walk the course?
    
Yes: you have 4 hours to finish the half marathon, that’s about 15minutes plus per mile. Sooo... walkers are welcome, stroller moms, and walking clubs.

Is the course accurately measured and marked?
     Yes:  We have measured the course using a GPS watch and checked it three different times with three different runners.  That is the best we can do, as you know GPS will vary slightly from time to time but it’s the best we can offer for you.  Feel free to check it out on your own watch if you have time prior to the race.  There will be mile markers on the course.

When and where is and what is Package pickup?
Saturday Dec 3 - noon to 4 pm
Location: Pleasant Valley Fields Park - WEST END of  parking lot
152 Westpark CT, Camarillo CA 93012
the YMCA side of the park

This is where you pick up your race timing chip, race bib #, and race day t-shirt, ask your pre- race questions, check out the course map. 
This will be your last chance to register for this race, 
NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION.

Can I register for the race at the packet pick-up location? 
     YES...You can register for the race at the package pick-up   there are NO Discounts Package pickupand we only accept cash or credit cards, NO CHECKS. You can also register on line or by sending in the registration form.  On line registration closes Friday at midnight.

Starting Line Location?
 Pleasant Valley Fields sports park Camarillo
152 Westpark CT, Camarillo CA 93012  (east end of the park)

Parking? ... Where do we park? 
Pleasant Valley Fields sports park Camarillo
152 Westpark CT, Camarillo CA 93012   (east end of the park)
  
Can I pick up my race packet on race day??
YES...you can pick up your race packet on race day, but we advise you to come early!!  There may be hundreds of people doing the same and it may take a little time.  We advise you to go to the packet pick-up Saturday before race day instead.  Last minute check in on race day begins at 7:00 a.m. and ends at 7:45 a.m.  There is NO race day registration.

Can I pick up someone else's race items if they cannot make it out on Saturday ?
     YES...you can pick up a friend or relatives items bring a note from them signed by them that you are picking up thier number.   

Can I transfer my registration to someone else?
    Yes... Just send us an e-mail to bill@elitesportsvc.com and we will workout the details.  DO NOT give your number to anyone else and let them run in your place,  they will be disqualified.

Will there be awards given out to the race winners?
     YES...Awards will be given out to the top 3 male/ female finishers overall and 3 deep in each age group.  AND We will have some other cool swag for everyone else at the post race bib number call out. I randomly call out bib numbers and if you are still there you get whatever I am handing out at that time.   

Awards: 
Top 3 overall M/F in each race - Special Award
Top 3 each age group M/F - ALL RACE DISTANCES 
Age groups below: 


0-12

13-1516-1819-2930-3940-4950-5960-6970-7475-7980+



When will results be posted?
 Race results will be posted as follows:
5k preliminary results will be posted at approx.  8:45 a.m ish
10k  preliminary results will be posted at approx. 9:00 a.m. ish 
Half Marathon - 10:00 ish

All results can be found at www.RoyalResults.com 

Is there a refund policy for this race?
     Sorry but no...there are no refunds!  But you can defer your entry to another one of our races in the future.  Checkout our link to Our Other Events page to see what is available throughout  2014.  If you choose a race with a higher entry fee, you will be required to pay the difference.  When you choose another race you would like to do just email us and we will get you set for that race.

I don’t know the course should I just follow someone?
            NO:  All athletes are required to know the entire course prior to stepping onto the starting line.  Please study the race course map on this site, and maybe drive the course if you have time prior to race day.