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    Teen Challenge Light up the Night 5K
    Sat 27th Apr
    $30
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    Teen Challenge Light up the Night 5K

    11298 Stockdale Hwy, Bakersfield, CA 93311, USAView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Teen Challenge has been the cutting edge solution to helping those who have life-controlling problems in Kern County for 49 years. Not only do they experience freedom from drug abuse but they also find a new life. Glow in the dark elements and novelties will guide you through the 5K race trail heading west that will start and finish at "The Park at Riverwalk". Registration is $30 per person or $120 per family (limit 5). Registration after April 1st and day of the event is $40 per person or $160 per family.1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards will be given to the winners in all age divisions for Men and Women separately. Concessions and novelty items will be available to purchase at the event. Concessions open at 5 pm, Registration & Check-in at 6:00 pm, and the race starts promptly at 7:30 pm. Packet pick-up will be held on Friday, April 26th, location TBD. All local Colleges, High Schools, School Teams, Sports Teams, Churches, and Youth Groups are encouraged and welcomed to participate or help volunteer.

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    $30 - $40
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    Kern River Trail Runs

    Hart Park, Hart Park, Bakersfield, CA 93308, USAView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    his year's participants will not only receive a discount for each race by signing up for all three in advance, but the first 150 to register and then successfully complete all three events will receive all three of the items that will be featured for Distance Challenge participants. There will be separate registration for the series to sign up for all three races and receive discounted race pricing. Participants who sign up for each individual event and complete each event can still participate in the series challenge, but will not receive special pricing.

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    $40 - $95
    2 reviews
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    Bakersfield Marathon

    CSUB, Bakersfield, CA 93311, USAView event
    2 reviews
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The 4th Annual Bakersfield Marathon is a USATF-certified full marathon, half marathon, 10K, and 5K taking place on November 17th, 2019.

    This annual, world-class event features the starting line, finish line and celebration on the California State University, Bakersfield campus. Participants will run through dozens of iconic neighborhoods including the Stockdale Financial District, Oleander, Downtown Bakersfield, Westchester, Kern County Museum, La Cresta, Bakersfield College and finally along the striking Panorama Bluffs before returning to the finish line along the scenic Kern River Parkway.

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    • Did the Half Marathon in 2018

      Nice, fast course. Air quality was not good but weather conditions were perfect. I would have enjoyed more running on the streets and less running on the bike path.
    • Did the Marathon in 2018

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