Run the Valley - 5K Race/Walk, 10K Race
Run the Valley, the Golden Valley Human Services Fund's annual 5K/10K race and 5K walk, has become a successful fundraiser for organizations that benefit the community. The GVHSF allocates the funds to local human service organizations.
22nd Annual Run the Valley
Saturday, April 16, 2016
7:45 am 0.2K Kids Fun Run
8 am 10K run
8:15 am 5K run
8:20 am 5K walk
T-shirts (while supplies last), water stops and post-race complimentary snacks will be provided. Runners’ times are posted at the end of the race at onlineraceresults.com.
Commemorative medallions are given to the first place male and female runners in each age category (under 19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70+) for both the 5K and 10K Runs. Walkers do not receive awards.
- In Person
Register in person at Brookview Community Center, 200 Brookview Parkway (M-F, 8 am-4:30 pm)
(Special hours: April 14, 1-7 pm; April 15, 9 am-3 pm). Download 2016 registration form.
- By Mail or Fax
Register by mail or fax anytime, but entry form and fee must be received by Friday, April 15 at 3 pm. Fax entry with VISA/Mastercard information to 763-512-2344.
Register online at www.goldenvalleymn.gov, www.zapevent.com or www.active.com by April 14. There is an additional fee for online registration at zapevent and active.
- Race Day
Register at Brookview Community Center on race day between 7 and 7:45 am. Download 2016 registration form.
- $30 by Feb 29
- $35 March 1 - April 15 by 3 pm
- $40 on race day from 7 - 7:45 am
- 5K walk fee - $25 (Includes race number and t-shirt)
- Children 12 and under may register for $20 when accompanied by an adult.
(Youth fee includes t-shirt and race number only. Chip timing is not included. To be eligible for a medal, chip timing must be used.)
- 0.2K Kids Fun Run - $5 (Includes race number and participation ribbon)
Race Packets and T-shirts
Pre-registered runners can pick up race packets and long-sleeve T-shirts April 14 (1-7 pm) and April 15 (9 am-3 pm) at Brookview Community Center. All others will be picked up on race day beginning at 7 am.
Register before March 1 to guarantee your T-shirt size. The GVHSF will try to accomodate T-shirt size requests after March 1.
Park Nicollet Clinic, Bassett Creek Dental, City of Golden Valley, HCMC, Liberty Carton, Al’s Coffee, Byerly’s, Caribou Coffee, Channel 12/NWCT, Einstein Bros. Bagels, Finken Water Solutions, Frito Lay, Go Health Chiropractic, Old Fashioned Donut Shoppe, Perkins Family Restaurant – Highway 55, Perkins Family Restaurant – 394, Pilgrim Cleaners, Road ID, Valley Pastries, and Yoplait USA.
2015 Race Results
View your race results online, or download the pdfs below:
Photos by JStar Inspirations Photo