Village Runner 29th Annual Independence Day 5K Run/Community Walk

  • 07.03.2022 @ 08:00 AM
  • Redondo Beach, California
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$40 per entry by 6/11/2022
$45 per entry after 6/11/2022

Firecracker Dash ( shorter race for kids’ ages 4-9):
$40 per entry by 6/11/2022
$45 per entry after 6/11/2022
Brief Description
Celebrate Independence Day with a scenic run along the Pacific Ocean and enjoy our 29th Annual 5K and Firecracker Dash on Sunday, July 3rd, 2022 at 8:00am! All participants will receive an Independence Day run t-shirt. There will be chip timing, age division awards and cash prizes to the top three overall male and female runners in the 5K run. All kids dash finishers receive medals too!
Packet Pickup and Late Registration:
Race packets will be available for pickup the following dates and times:

Saturday, July 2nd: Noon to 6pm at the Village Runner in Redondo Beach
Sunday (race morning), July 3rd: 6:30am on Catalina Ave. near Palos Verdes Blvd.

Please note our newer location in the Riviera Village located just doors away from Trader Joe's.
Village Runner’s New Address:
255 Avenida Del Norte,
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
(Near Trader Joe's and the Redondo Beach Triangle Parking Lot)

Race Schedule
The 5K Run/Walk begins at 8:00am.

The Firecracker Dash for the Gold heats are separated by age groups and start approximately at the times listed below.

9:30am Ages 8-9, Distance: 1/4 Mile
9:40am Ages 6-7, Distance: 1/4 Mile
9:45am Ages 4-5, Distance: "Dash"
Give Back
Celebrate and give back to our local students. The Village Runner Independence Day 5K directly benefits the Redondo Beach Educational Foundation and other local schools and running programs. A portion of YOUR registration fee from this race goes to these deserving groups each year.
Course Maps
Sub Event Cost Distance
$45.00 5km
$45.00 0.3mi
WAIVER FORM: Entry without signed Waiver Form will be returned. This waiver contains limitations of your legal rights. Your Signature below means you and/or your parent/guardian has read it and agrees with the statement below: WAIVER: In consideration of my, and/or my dependent's participation in the Village Runner Independence Day Run/Community Walk and Kids' Dash, I hereby release and hold harmless The City of Redondo Beach, Village Runner, Village Runner Racing, USATF, and all of its sponsors, their affiliates, agents, servants, employees, volunteers, assigns successors, and heirs or distribution and all officials concerned for any acts, omissions, or negligence which may result in any bodily injury (including death) and/or property, loss of damage incurred by me arising out of or in connection with my and/or my dependent's participation in this event. I warrant that I and/or my dependent are in good health and have trained sufficiently for this event. I willingly assume any risk inherent in entering this event. This waiver extends to all claims of any kind and nature whatsoever, whether known or unknown. Further, I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use any photographs, motion pictures, recordings, or any other record of this event for legitimate purposes.