If you're looking for a unique race to start out your year, look no further than the Poppy Hills Run Fore Fun Fairway Race, where you get to run through one of Pebble Beach's most prestigious golf courses!
Where: Poppy Hills Golf Course in Pebble Beach
When: Sunday, January 15th, 2017. The "fore" mile race starts promptly at 7:30 am! The Free Kids 1K Race starts at 7:15 am
Cost: $50.00 Every participant receives a custom Poppy branded medal, a technical race t-shirt, AND a post-race "19th hole" breakfast.
The Run Fore Fun Fairway Race consists of a 4 mile loop along the cart path of Poppy Hills. The race starts at the clubhouse and funnels onto the golf cart path. Runners will continue on the path until Hole 18, when they will move onto the fairway and make a mad dash towards the finish. Aid station and restrooms midway are through the route.
FREE 1K Kids Race
The race is professionally chip timed, with awards given to the top overall male and female finisher. Awards given for the top male and female finishers in the following age divisions: 19 and Under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70 and over.
Helicopter Golf Ball Drop
Stick around immediately after the race for the exciting Youth On Course Golf Ball Drop from a helicopter over the green. The ball closest to the hole wins a prize package and gift card to Fleet Feet Sports. A second Ball Drop will provide a scholarship for a Youth On Course young person.
Friday January 13th 3-6 pm Fleet Feet Sports Aptos, 26 Rancho Del Mar Aptos
Saturday, January 14th from 11 am - 5 pm Fleet Feet Sports Monterey, 472 Alvarado Street, Monterey
Limited Race Day Pick Up available at Poppy Hills 6:30 am -7:00 am
Shirt size not guaranteed on race day pick-up.
for Run Fore Fun Fairway Race ONLY Please note this registration is for the Run For Fun Race only and NOT the series registration. If you would like to register for the 3 race Run Monterey Bay Race Series please CLICK HERE
Proceeds from the Run Fore Fun Fairway Race go to Youth on Course, an organization that provides opportunities for kids through access to affordable golf, employment, scholarships, and internships.