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Yeaaah Baby! That’s Right Donut Lovers, EVERYONE gets DONUTS and we're not talkin 'bout ordinary store bought kind.... We're takin delicious, mouth watering, shut the front door.....Donuts!
What are you waiting for? Come join us for the most delicious 5k event!
Lace up and get your Donut Game on! Run, walk or skip to the finish, just don't skip the donuts! Show your passion for donuts and get out there with your friends and family on this flat, scenic course with delicioius Donuts! Run, eat, repeat or Walk eat and eat! Any combo will do!
There's no need to speed through the course when there's donuts to be enjoyed! Leave your cares behind and enjoy this run for the sheer fun of it. This is a non competitive event with no timing or clock. Prizes and awards will be given for best costumes and most entertaining eaters.
Location: Irvine Valley College
5500 Irvine Center Drive
Irvine CA 92618
Race staged in front of parking lot off College Park next to the restroom facility bldg.
ONLINE REGISTRATION Closes May 17th at 12pm PST unless it sells out prior.
IF YOU MISS ONLINE REGISTRATION: You can sign up at Packet Pick up held at Road Runner Sports in Laguna Hills, CA. PLEASE try to bring CASH to make it easier and faster to get you registered. You can also sign up on Race Day, at Irvine Valley College from 6:30am to 7:30 for the 5k or until 9:15 for the Kids Donut Dash. We can't guarantee shirt sizes for late reg.
Prices for Walk up registration at Packet Pick up or Race Day will be as follows:
5k Donut Run / Walk Entry: $45
5k Donut Challenge Entry: $55
Kids Donut Dash Entry: $27
Virtual Run/ Walk Entry: $25
All participants will receive a spiffy Great Donut Run Shirt, a Custom Cast Donut Finishers Medal and of course….Donuts!….Donuts!…..Donuts!
Donut Run 5k: All participants can carb up at the Donut Hole Zone near the half way point where delicious donut holes will be passed out by our Donuteer Team! All finishers will also receive a donut with thier medal.
5k Donut Challenge: Participants that enter the Donut Challenge will get their donut hole first and continue to Donut Zone where Donuteers will give them two donuts to chow down. Additional donut neck gaitor/ head scarf swag w/ super soft plush material will be given to all in the division. Lot’s of water will be available!
5k VIP Donut Challenge: All participants receive the same as the regular challenge but we upgrade the shirt to a tech version. The ladies tee has a vneck, collar and cap sleeve. A unisex tee is also available with crew neck and roomy sizing.
Do-nut Care .05 Distance Donut Fan- This is a fun new category for those donut lovers who aren't quite up for a big distance before they indulge in their donut. If you can make it to the start then you're sure to finish and earn your donut medallion at the finish!
Kids Donut Dash: 9:30 am Start. Several race divisions for kids will be offered and all participants get a donut at the finish with their medal.
3 years and under. Distance: 50 yards Starts: 9:30 am
4-6 yr olds. Distance: 100 yards Starts: 9:35 am
7-9 yr olds Distance: 1/4 mile Starts: 9:40
10-12 yr olds Distance: 1/2 mile Starts: 9:45
Gluten Free Donuts: We sourced gluten free donuts and we'll have them in limited quantities for those that select this option during registration. There is a nominal fee and the prompt will show up before you check out.
Donut Run Ambassadors/Referral Program: Got friends and want Donut Bling? Click on our Donut Run Ambassador Page here on our site and learn how you can get hooked up with must have Donut Swag. We'll send you a link to forward to friends and family and when they sign up, you earn points for your very own Donut Car! Whoops? We got carried away there. We don't actually have a car but if you sign up a zillion people we'll get one for you.
Expo: There will be a mini expo at the finish with snazzy donut theme products and extra donuts available for purchase.
Interested in becoming a vendor? Contact us for more information!
Additional Donuts? YES!!! MORE DONUTS!!! We will have more donuts avaiable for sale through our Charity Partner Urban Health Alliance for purchase.
Refreshments: Water, donuts and refreshments will be available for all participants at the finish.
Water: One water station will be staged on the course at the half way point.
Note: No “to go” orders on this course. What*?! We can’t run with them? Nope. Too dangerous without water all along the course. Tere's no penalty if you skip, or can't finish the donut holes or donuts. We'll be capturing the best donut eating tactics and award the most entertaining eaters! Game on Donut Lovers!
Parking: Parking is Free.
All entrances for parking around Reuben S. Ayala park will be open the entire time. The closest lot ito the start is off College Park. Other lots off Central and Edison are open but please allow an extra 5-10 min to walk over. lt makes for a great warm up!
Packet Pick up: 24 hour Fitness in Chino Hills will host packet pick up from 12:30 to 5pm on Saturday, Oct 20th. Addresss: 4200 Chino Hills Parkway, Chino CA. Come pick up your race bib and tshirts and receive a free 1 day pass to work out at 24 hr fitness on another day. Late registration will be open if spots are remaining. If you can't attend, we allow friends or family to get your packet by them providing us a copy of your race confirmation or written permission from you. Packet pick up can be done race morning from 6:30 to 7:45am. Arrive early to avoid the line!
Refunds: I'm sorry but no refunds will be given. Race will take place rain or shine.
Pets: Friendly Pets are allowed at the expo area or in park but not on the course. They must be leashed at all times and accompanied by a Donut Run /Walk participant. Please use a leash of 5 ft or less, for the safety of all pets.