Join Peppermint Ridge this September, Saturday the 14th at Hidden Valley Nature Center in Riverside, CA.
Run the River for the Ridge is an annual 1K, 5K, 10K (new), and Half Marathon in which Peppermint Ridge comes together with local business and the community for a morning filled with love, happiness, and fitness!
Participants run along a paved path by the Santa Ana River. This run is a low to medium difficulty level, perfect for first timers!
Top male and female half marathon finishers receive a special gift. Top three men and top three females will receive placement medals. Participants will receive an event medal upon completing the run. All participants receive a Sport-Tek shirt.
The timed 10K and 5K overall male and female finishers receive a special gift. Top three runners in each age division receive a placement medal. Participants will receive an event medal upon completing the run. All participants receive a Sport-Tek shirt.
All 1k participants receive a Love Run medal upon completing the run.
The Charity Challenge is a local, 3-race series, which benefits three local charities: Peppermint Ridge, Riley's Run, and The Mary Kay Foundation! Upon completing the 3rd and final race you will receive an extra special Charity Challenge medal!
Leg One: Riley's Run - Saturday, February 23th at the Hidden Valley Wildlife Area. This 5k and 10k run helps support Riley, a 15-year-old girl in our community, and Aortic Health through The John Ritter Foundation.
Leg Two: The Mary Kay 5k/10k - Sunday, April 14th in Eastvale to support the end of Domestic Violence and Women's Cancers.
Final Leg: Run The River For The Ridge: Saturday, September 14th
"Run the River for The Ridge" is the final race of the "Charity Challenge." To complete the challenge, runners are able to choose between the 5K, 10K and Half Marathon.
Prices for each race are as follows:
Kids 12 and Under - $35
Adults and kids over 12 - $65
Kids 12 and Under - $35
Adults and kids over 12 - $50
Kids 12 and Under - $30
Adults and kids over 12 - $45
Kids 12 and under - $10
Adults and kids over 12 - $15
If you register before August 31st and use the code Earlybird you will receive $5.00 off your price.
All prices increase $5.00 if you register the day of the event.
Peppermint Ridge provides residential and support services 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The purpose of the Run is to bring awareness and raise funds to support our mission in providing a community of loving homes and empowering support services for our residents.
For more information call Tracy Mauser
Office: (951) 273-7329
ABOUT PEPPERMINT RIDGE: Founded in 1959, Peppermint Ridge is a non-profit organization. Its mission is to provide loving homes and empowering support services for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities.