Run Steep - Get Strong
The Fair Oaks Sun Run has been an annual tradition in Fair Oaks, California for over 35 years and - believe it or not - it hasn't gotten one bit easier! Regarded as one of the most beautiful yet challenging courses around, it never fails to attract both the avid runner and those who are out to have a great time at a great event.
The 5-miler (aka The Chicken Run) winds through the beautiful Old Fair Oaks residential neighborhood with a keyhole loop to Sailor Bar. The course is half paved roads, half dirt trail and features the infamous four hills: Grand Daddy Hill, Hernia Hill, The Beast and Last Gasp. The 2-mile Rooster Ramble Run/Walk event stays on the paved roads through Old Fair Oaks.
2-Mile Run/Walk (untimed)
5-mile Run, 2-mile non-competitive Rooster Ramble, 1/4-mile Fun Run (kids 5 & under), and 1/2-mile kids race (ages 6-9) and (ages 10-12).
Sunday, May 5, 2019. Rain or Shine! Race Day Registration: 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Kids' 1/4 mile Fun Run (ages 5 & under): 8:05 a.m. Kids' 1/2 mile Fun Run (ages 6-9): 8:15 a.m. Kids' 1/2 mile Fun Run (ages 10-12): 8:30 a.m.; 5-mile run and Rooster Ramble 8:35 a.m.
Fair Oaks Community Clubhouse in the Old Fair Oaks Village (7997 California Avenue, Fair Oaks, CA, 95628) at Village Park in Old Fair Oaks. The route winds through the beautiful Old Fair Oaks residential neighborhood with a keyhole loop to Sailor Bar. The course is half paved roads and half dirt trail. The non-competitive egg chase 2 mile Rooster Ramble run/walk stay on paved streets.
Custom race shirt, refreshments, music, awards, kids’ entertainment, festival, electronic timing, and a commemorative finisher's medal.
May 4 12:00 PM PDT - Saturday Packet Pickup @ Fleet Feet Folsom
May 5 7:00 AM PDT - Race Day Registration & Packet Pickup
May 5 8:00 AM PDT - Kids' Fun Runs
May 5 8:30 AM PDT - The Chicken Run (5-Mile Challenge)
May 5 8:30 AM PDT - The Rooster Ramble (2-Mile Run/Walk)