35th Annual Independence Day Run – 7/4/2020


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The 35th annual Independence Day Run will be held Saturday, July 4, 2020, at 10:00 am. The race is 5 kilometers on the course shown below (click for a larger map), starting and finishing on Moore Street at the East entrance to the Pioneer Park parking lot. The running route will cross the Chena River foot bridge, circle around Chena Landings Loop Road, cross back over the foot bridge, follow the bike path east behind the Carlson Center and return west along 2nd Avenue to the start area.

Entry fee is $20.00 by July 3. Race day registration is $25, from 9:00 to 9:45AM. Register online here; registration is also available at Beaver Sports, 3480 College Road in Fairbanks. T-shirts to first 100 to register.

The race is sponsored by Running Club North and hosted by West Valley Cross Country Running. Proceeds benefit the West Valley Cross Country running team. Visiting runners from out of town are welcome!

For more information contact Dan Callahan (907-322-6097, [email protected]).

Map of the 2019 Independence Day Race