History of the Human Race
Race Day Information
On Saturday May 12th, nonprofits, local businesses, school groups, churches, volunteers and over 2,000 walkers will come together for an exciting morning honoring our community's fundraising achievements. By donating or fundraising at least $35 to the cause of their choice, individuals will celebrate together while enjoying a breakfast, lunch, free t-shirt, live music, family friendly activities and a beautiful ocean walk along West Cliff Drive. Sign up now to support your favorite cause!
Date & Time:
Saturday, May 12, 2018
Rain or shine!
Registration: 8 am - 8:45 am
Run: 9:00 am
Walk: Immediately after runners
Location & Route:
The 5 mile course takes participants on a fun route through one of Santa Cruz's most iconic paths. The beautiful walk starts at 2300 Delaware Ave, and continues along West Cliff Drive to the Light House Park, ending back at 2300 Delaware where a BBQ lunch awaits you.
Click here to view the 5 mile course map (downloadable PDF).
Enjoy festive live music throughout the morning.
If your group would like more information on entertaining at the Human Race in 2018, please contact Mariah Tanner, [email protected]
Every year the race is successful due to the support of nearly 300 volunteers. We would love your help this year. Volunteers help with the registration booth, set-up and take-down, host games, and water booths, and serve as our end of the race cheering section.