FAQ

Answers to frequently asked questions:

 If I want to call you how do I reach you?
Bill Escobar Race Director 805-258-3779 or bill@elitesportsca.com


If I am not running can I participate by being a volunteer?
YES...Volunteers are greatly appreciated and needed! Please visit the Volunteer Info link on this site to get all the information needed on being a volunteer. Students please bring any volunteer hours verification forms you may have from your school.


Will there be port-o-potties along the course?
Yes: Porta Potties will be on the course about every 1.5 miles, free standing bathrooms at the park.  Porta a potties are usually one per 150 people according to the experts.   We always have one unit per 75 people at the start area.   Please get it done early to avoid the lines. 


Can I walk the course?
Yes:  You have 2 hours to finish the 10k, that’s about 15 minutes plus per mile. Sooo... walkers are welcome, stroller moms, and walking clubs.


Is the course accurately measured and marked?
Yes: This has been GPS measured several times to make sure we are on the mark.  Feel free to check it out on your own watch if you have time prior to the race. There will be mile markers on the course and volunteers at all major turns and water stations. 


What, where, and when is Paket pickup?
Saturday before the race, 10 am - 2 pm

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Fleet Feet Westlake
982 South Westlake Blvd, Thousand Oaks, CA 91362 


This is where you pick up your race timing chip, race bib #, and race day t-shirt, ask your pre- race questions, check out the course map.
This will be your last chance to register for this race,
NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION.


Can I register for the race at the packet pick-up location?
YES...You can register for the race at the package pick-up there are NO Discounts Package pickup and we only accept cash or credit cards, NO CHECKS. You can also register on line or by sending in the registration form. On line registration closes Friday at midnight.


Starting Line Location?

Pleasant Valley Fields Park

150 Westpark CT, 

Camarillo CA 93012
  

Parking? ... Where do we park?
Pleasant Valley Fields Park

150 Westpark CT, 

Camarillo CA 93012

West side of the park


Can I pick up my race packet on race day?
YES...you can pick up your race packet on race day, but we advise you to come early!! There may be hundreds of people doing the same and it may take a little time. We advise you to go to the packet pick-up Saturday before race day instead. Last minute check in on race day begins at 7:00 a.m. and ends at 7:45 a.m. There is NO race day registration.


Can I pick up someone else's race items if they cannot make it out on Saturday ?
YES...you can pick up a friend or relatives items bring a note from them signed by them that you are picking up their number.


Can I transfer my registration to someone else?
Yes... Just send us an e-mail to bill@elitesportsvc.com and we will workout the details. DO NOT give your number to anyone else and let them run in your place, they will be disqualified.


Will there be awards given out to the race winners?
     YES...Awards will be given out to the top 3 male/ female finishers overall and 3 deep in each age group.  Age groups are every 10 years up to 80+…  See age group chart below

Awards: 
Top 3 overall M/F in each race - Special Award
Top 3 each age group M/F - ALL RACE DISTANCES


Any other cool stuff for all the rest of us?
YES of course... All runners receive : a finisher medal, tech shirt, water bottle and reusable goody bag.


When will results be posted?
Race results will be posted as follows:
5k preliminary results will be posted at approx. 8:30a.m ish
10k preliminary results will be posted at approx. 9:00 a.m. ish


Is there a refund policy for this race?
Sorry, but no...there are no refunds! But you can defer your entry to another one of our races in the future. Checkout our main website atwww.EliteSportsCA.com  If you choose a race with a higher entry fee, you will be required to pay the difference. When you choose another race you would like to do just email us and we will get you set for that race.


I don’t know the course. Should I just follow someone?
NO: All athletes are required to know the entire course prior to stepping onto the starting line. Please study the race course map on this site, and maybe drive the course if you have time prior to race day.