Run to the Border!
The 17th annual Run to the Border race will be held down at that Blaine Harbor Marina Park on Saturday, August 5th, 2017, during Drayton Harbor Days. The 1-mile Kids Marina Fun Run and Walk (ages 10 and under) starts at 8:30 am, followed by the 5K Fun Run at 9:00 a.m.
All proceeds benefit the Let’s Move Blaine! Community initiative supporting the reduction of childhood obesity and promotes healthy lifestyles.
A 100% of this year’s race contributions will benefit the new Blaine Elementary School Playground.
Race Location and Course Description:
The 1-mile Kids Marina Fun Run and Walk course will start at 8:30 am in front of the “Salmon Wall” of Marine Park, and involves a 3-lap course within Marine Park on a gravel trail. The 5K Fun Run course will start at 9:00 am at the same location (236 Marine Park Drive) going down Marine Dr. to the Pier, back through Marine Park, onto D St. up 2nd, into Peace Arch Park, through the Peace Arch before looping back to the Marine Park finish line.
Pre-registration (by July 30, 2017) includes an official Run to the Border 1- Mile Kids Fun Run & 5K Run T-Shirt. Shirts are short-sleeved, 100% heavyweight cotton.
*Additional shirts will not be available on the day of the Race; however, there will be Day-of-Race Registration available.
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