Asha Spring Run 2019 – Race Day Information

Race Location

When: Saturday, March 23rd, 2019
Where: Vasona Lake County Park in Los Gatos ($6 entry fee per vehicle)
Start/FinishCircle Group Area, Vasona Lake County Park

Event day Timeline

08:00 am: Registration, Food service and Bib pick-up open
08:30 am: Bib pick-up & Registration close
08:40 am: Warm-up start
09:00 am: 10k race start
09:15 am: 5k race start
09:30 am: Food truck available
10:45 am: Award ceremony

Find your bib number

Bib# will be updated within a few hours of your registration. Please check later if you don’t find it there yet.

Pre-Race Day Packet Pick-up

Stop by Sports Basement to pick-up your race packet and enjoy a 20% discount on all store purchases during your visit!
You may pick-up for your family / friends with a copy of their registration confirmation.

Race Day Packet Pick-up

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    Race Day (Saturday) - Vasona Park, Los Gatos

    Please come at 8:00 AM on race day (March 23) to the start location and pick-up your bibs.

Race Packet

Your race packet will have

  • Race swag
    • Adults – jute bag from our project partner, Deenabandhu, in Karnataka
    • Kids – drawstring bag with party favors
  • Bib with timing chip
  • Safety pins
  • Pamphlet about Team Asha and Asha for Education
  • Information from our sponsors

Parking

The nearest parking lots are Circle and Raintree group picnic areas. There will be direction sign boards to help guide you at the Park.
Please arrive by 8:15 AM to allow for parking and race prep.
Note – There is a $6 entry fee per vehicle. Credit cards and cash are accepted for payment. Please carpool to avoid traffic/parking problems, save money, and remain more eco-friendly.

Weather

According to the current forecast, we expect a nice cloudy day with a max of 63*F. A light jacket will help! Rain or shine, we will be there to have fun.
We will update this section as the event nears.

Race Nutrition

Start line : Bagels, cream cheese, fruits and filter coffee
Water stops, Finish line : Water, Gatorade
Finish line : Food truck available

Race Rules

– No bib, no race. Please make sure your bib is visible from the front, else you will NOT be considered for awards.
– Please arrive early to enable timely start of races. Late arrivals will not be permitted to join the race.
– Leaving personal belongings at the start point is at your own risk. We are sorry, but we cannot safeguard your belongings.
– Signage along the route will ensure you turn around at the right point, and run down the right route.
There will be detours along the route due to recent rains. Please watch out for the signage.
If you do not complete your registered distance, please let us know as soon as you finish.

Course Maps

Directions

From Santa Cruz:

  • Take Highway 17 North and follow directions below

From San Francisco or peninsula:

  • Take Highway 85 South
  • Take Highway 17 South and follow directions below

From South Bay:

  • Take Highway 880 South
  • Continue onto Highway 17 South and follow directions below

From Gilroy:

  • Take Highway 85 North
  • Take Highway 17 South and follow directions below

From Highway 17:

  • Take exit for Lark Avenue
  • Turn right if coming on 17 North and left if coming on 17 South
  • Turn right on Los Gatos Blvd
  • Turn right on Blossom Hill Rd
  • Turn right into Vasona Park
  • Continue straight on to Garden Hill Dr
  • Follow signs to Circle Group Area

Questions?

All volunteers will be wearing identifiable badges. Please approach any volunteer if you have questions.
Email spring-run@sv.team-asha.org or call one of our volunteers below:
Venki : (408) 373-0868
Venkat : (617) 504-1508