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2014 Rotary Club of Los Gatos 37th Annual Great Race
Start Line: Big Basin Way at 3rd St. Saratoga, CA

The Rotary Club of Los Gatos presents the 37th Annual Great Race, a 4-mile scenic footrace/walk down Highway 9 from Saratoga to Los Gatos. Whether you are looking for a great course for your best time, or a fun individual or family run, this is the event for you. This 4-mile run takes you from downtown Saratoga, down Highway 9 and finishes on beautiful N. Santa Cruz Ave. in scenic Los Gatos.

The event is great for runners, joggers, walkers and families. Proceeds support school, community and international projects.

On-line registration is closed at midnight on Thursday, April 24. However, you can still register in person at The Athletic Performance or The Runners Factory in Los Gatos through 4PM on Saturday, April 27th. You can also register from 7-8:30AM on race day in Saratoga at 3rd St. and Big Basin Way.




Registration fees

4 Miles Closed

Registration closed
    1. $30.00
      Jan 4 – Feb 28
    2. $35.00
      Mar 1 – Mar 31
    3. $40.00
      Apr 1 – Apr 24

The Los Gatos Rotary Club

The Rotary Club of Los Gatos, established in 1924 is dedicated to serving the local and world community. Our many projects are our attempt to live the Rotary motto of "Service Above Self."

Rotary International is a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service, encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, and helps build goodwill and peace in the world. Approximately 1.2 million Rotarians belong to more than 32,000 clubs in more than 200 countries and geographical areas.

Bib/Chip Pick-up

There is registration on Race Day, April 27, 7-9AM at the Registration area in Saratoga.


Bib/Chip pick-up is at Athletic Performance on Main St. in Los Gatos on Saturday, April 26, from 10AM to 4PM.

While available, we recommend not picking bibs/chips up on race day to avoid a potential bottleneck and missing the starting time.




Parking/Shuttle Bus Schedule

Shuttles will be provided in Los Gatos from 7-8:15 AM to bring runners to the starting line in Saratoga. The buses will leaving from the parking lot on Grays Lane just north of University Avenue.

Return shuttles will be provided after the race until 11AM to bring runners from Los Gatos back to Saratoga.

Sweat truck: Leave your sweats on the truck at the starting line and pick them up at the Fun & Fitness Fair in Los Gatos.


We recommend catching the shuttle bus earlier rather than later to prevent bottlenecks and missing the starting time.

Fun & Fitness Fair

Please stay after the race at the Fun & Fitness Fair with  food, massage therapists and other local businesses.

Past Results

Click HERE to view past results of The Los Gatos Annual Great Race

Event Schedule

  • April 27 9:00 AM PDT - 4 Mile Race

Contact Information

Event Location

Big Basin Way, Saratoga, CA, United States

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