Pride Day 5k Fun Run

5kMapRace Details

An Unofficially Timed Event

Applications are now closed. You can register at the Start Line between 8 AM and 8:45 AM the day of the race for $40.

Saturday, June 7th 2014

Start Line & Registration Location

Race begins at 9 AM and packet pick-up begins at 8 AM. Participants will start the race on Capitol Boulevard (which is directly East of the Utah State Capitol building). Day-of registration and packet pickup will be located directly South of the starting line area.

Finish Line Location

Near entrance of Memory Grove.

Parking

No vehicle traffic or parking is available inside Memory Grove. Parking is available near the start line.

Categories & Awards

We are excited to introduce the gender inclusive category. We value and recognize that gender goes beyond the binary to encompass many different identities, and we will continue to represent these identities throughout the Festival, including the Pride Day 5K.

Awards will be presented immediately following the race at about 9:45 AM. Utah Pride Festival award packages will go to the overall male, female and gender inclusive finishers. 1st place overall award packages include: 2 Utah Pride Festival VIP Passes which will give you and a friend admission to the Festival and VIP Lounge on Saturday and Sunday, as well as 2 beverages each in the VIP Lounge during the weekend. 2nd & 3rd place overall packages will include 2 Festival Tickets for Saturday and Sunday.

The top male, top female and top gender inclusive in each age-group will also receive awards. Age-groups will be broken down into the following categories for male, female and gender inclusive runners: under 18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+.

Course Description/Info

Athletes will start the race on Capitol Blvd. They will then head north on Capitol Blvd., veering right onto Bonneville Blvd. This road will take athletes to the mouth of City Creek Canyon and up to 11th Avenue. Once reaching 11th Avenue, athletes will turn around and head back down Bonneville Blvd. (North towards the mouth of City Creek). Immediately before reaching the mouth of City Creek Canyon, athletes will turn left onto Canyon Road, which will then direct them down into Memory Grove. The finish line will be located towards the entrance of Memory Grove (approx. 6th Avenue).

Aid Stations

Water will be provided at the mile 1 & 2 aid stations. Water and other drinks and foods will be available at the finish area.

Additional Concerns

Bonnie O’Brien
parade@utahpridefestival.org
801-539-8800 ext. 122