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Give Back to Schools

Raise Funds for Your School at our 3rd Annual BRAVE RACE and Joyful Child Fun Run! $5 of the entry fee will be donated back to your school for each (full price) registered runner under your School Team/Club Name.  We will also provide each School Team with a space in our Expo area for your families to gather. If you would like to participate, please simply email your School Team/Club Name, contact information, and estimated number of runners. Print THIS FLYER, add your Team Name, and promote participation.

Running Teams/Clubs

Running teams and clubs with 20+ runners may choose to receive either a discounted registration of $20 or earn $5 back per runner to raise funds for your Team or Club. Please CONTACT US with your Running Club/Team name and estimated number of runner for discount code.  

Volunteers

Our race will not be successful without our awesome volunteers! We need help with promoting our race, soliciting sponsorships and vendors, advance preparations, and on the day of the race. If you are interested in volunteering for our BRAVE Race 2020, please complete our online RACE VOLUNTEER SIGN-UP FORM. Minimum age to volunteer is 15 years old (without a parent/guardian).

FAQ

Where and when may I pick up my race packet?

Early race packet pick-up is on Saturday, January 25th from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at Road Runner Sports in Laguna Hills (24291 Avenida de la Carlota, Laguna Hills, CA 92653). You will automatically be entered for a drawing to win a pair of running shoes when you pick up your race packet at Road Runner Sports. The winner will be announced on the day of the race. Race packet pick up and registration on the day of the race will begin at 6:30 am.

May I register on the day of the race?

Yes. You may register on the day of the race. The registration fee on the day of the race is $55/Adult and $25/Youth (18 and under).

Is the BRAVE Race timed?

Yes. The 5K and 1K will be professionally timed by Time Management. Click here for a map of the race course.

Am I able to run/walk with my child in a stroller?

This is a family event and strollers are welcome at our race. However, we do ask that participants with strollers start in the back to allow for competitive runners, refrain from weaving through packs of runners, and yield the right of way to other runners.

Are pets allowed on the course?

No. We start and finish at Aliso Niguel High School and pets are not allowed on campus.

What do we receive with our BRAVE Race registration?

Every paid, registered runner for the 5K and 1K will receive a medal and shirt. Please register by December 26, 2019 to be guaranteed a shirt. Adult-sized shirts will be our BRAVE Race dri-fit shirts. Youth-sized shirts will be our Joyful Child cotton t-shirts. Participants of our Joyful Child Fun Run will not receive a shirt.

Will there be an award ceremony? What are the award categories?

Yes, there will be an award ceremony to celebrate the top 2 runners in each division and age group. There will also be an award for the best 5K combo Parent & Child.

Where do I park?

There is ample free parking on campus at Aliso Niguel High School.

Where will results be posted?

A link to the race results will be posted on The Joyful Child Website following the race.

Will photos be taken at the race?

Photos of the race will be taken and a link will be posted on The Joyful Child website following the race.

Is there a running club/team discount?

Running teams and clubs with 20+ runners may choose to receive either a discounted registration of $20 or earn $5 back per runner to raise funds for your Team or Club. Please CONTACT US with your Running Club/Team name and estimated number of runners to receive the discount code.

Are costumes required to run the Joyful Costume Fun Run?

No. Costumes are optional. Dress in a costume that inspires your joy!

Register to race REGISTER NOW for the 2020 Brave Race!

Sponsorship Opportunities CHECK OUT these Sponsorship Opportunities

Give Back to Schools Info on GIVE BACK TO SCHOOLS

Vendor Info Get VENDOR INFO

Running Teams Info for RUNNING TEAMS

Race course map View the ROUTE MAP here

The Joyful Child Foundation is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation (Federal Tax ID: 55 0794474)