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9th Annual Fun Run/Walk Details


Kudos to you for kicking the New Year off right with a pledge to your health. We're thrilled to have you be a part of our 9th Annual 5K Fun Run/Walk for Wellness, a family-friendly, community event benefiting St. Joseph's Cancer Institute. Below you will find some important event information. Don't hesitate to let us know if you have any questions.

Saturday, January 27
University Park, near 782 East Harding Way, Stockton

  • 7:45 - 8:40 a.m. Check-in
  • 8:40 a.m. Pre-race program, warm-up
  • 9 a.m. 5K Run/Walk

Thank you for your support!


Early Packet Pickup

Save time and take advantage of early packet pickup. This is your opportunity to pick up your bib, safety pins, and swag bag filled with goodies.

Friday, January 26
Fleet Feet Sports, 277 Lincoln Center, Stockton
Noon - 6 p.m.

*If you plan to pick up a packet for a friend, coworker, or family member, you may only do so if a signed waiver is on file. If a signed waiver is not on file, the packet can be picked up Saturday morning by the original registrant. Blank waivers will be provided for signature.


Check in at University Park

As a reminder, all event activities on Saturday - check in, start/finish, and recovery zone - will take place at the beautiful University Park Campus, near Dignity Health Medical Group Stockton at 782 East Harding Way.

  • 7:45 a.m. - 8:40 a.m., Race day check-in and day of registration
  • 8:40 a.m., Pre-race program, warm-up
  • 9 a.m., 5K start

The event is RAIN or SHINE, so please plan accordingly.


Where do I park?

You are welcome to choose from these FREE parking options:

1. Underground parking garage at St. Joseph's Medical Center

2. Parking lot across from Patient Pavilion - enter from Maple Street and California

Look for signs and volunteers in safety vests to help you find your way. Please note, a limited amount of parking is available at University Park. Please do not park in a lot that exits onto the route, unless you plan to stick around for the whole event. For the safety of our participants, we cannot allow car traffic along the route.


Treat yourself

Be sure to enjoy all the "extras" the Fun Run has to offer, including:

  • Warm up, led by local Zumba instructor Mel Romasanta
  • Feet Feet Recovery Zone
  • Chair massages by Euphoric Massage Center
  • Fruit and yogurt parfaits from Golden State Restaurant Group (McDonalds)
  • Noah's bagels
  • Starbucks coffee
  • 105.9 The Bull prize tent
  • Vendor expo 
  • West Coast Avengers - superheroes for the kids
  • Medal ceremony, drawing prizes, and more!

Say cheese! Captivating Sports Photos will be on hand to capture you in action! This year's event includes free unlimited digital downloads.

Get Social! We want to see your Fun Run photos too. Post your pics and use #stjoefunrun so we can find them!


T-shirts are only guaranteed to participants who registered on or before January 12. Following the race, any extra t-shirts will be distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis. We appreciate your understanding.