Jingle Road Run 5K/10K Run/Walk


Sunday, December 11th, 2016



South Gate Sports Center 9520 Hildreth Ave, South Gate CA 90280 View Map

Start Time

5K/10K RUN/WALK START: 8:00 A.M.



Welcome to the 4th Annual Jingle Road Run 5K/10K Run/Walk.
This event benefits Aztlan Athletics Foundation Gateways Cities Chapter, which includes the hosting City of South Gate. The meeting place offers plenty of parking and no hassle traffic. We will be having an ugly sweater/T-Shirt and big beard contests, no need to be a runner or walker to participate all you need to do is sign up at our main stage before the conclusion of the race. Participants will be asked to show their stuff on stage.  We ask you to bring a toy, your gifts will be part of the annual toy drive that supports families of the gateways.


  • T-Shirt
  • Swag goody bag
  • Overall division medals
  • Fashion Festival Holiday Sweater/T-shirt and Big Beard Contest (Sign up in booth area before conclusion of race, show will be in conjunction with medal ceremony)
    • Categories are:
      • Favorite Overall Ugly Sweater/T-shirt
      • Favorite Adult Ugly Sweater/T-shirt
      • Favorite Under 18 Ugly/Sweater/T-shirt
      • Best Beard Winner
  • Race Pictures
  • Event Timed
  • Finisher Medals for All Pre-Registered Participants
  • Food and Drinks
  • Music
  • Kids' Activities
  • Awards


The course is flat and makes for fast time(s) for those looking to push their speed limits and record a new personal record (PR) and is well suited for our first time runners and our walkers too! Expect fully stocked water station(s) at the start and mid turn-around point.
The Jingle Road Run starts and finishes at the South Gate Sports Center located at 9520 Hildreth Ave. South Gate CA 90280. The route takes you through the cobble stone trails of the park and brings you out to Tweedy Blvd. were you will travel westbound through the historical business district of South Gate through Tweedy Mile and ends in back in front of the South Gate Sports Center. The Jingle Road Run takes place on a closed course before the 71st Annual South Gate Children’s Christmas Parade.  The event benefits Aztlan Athletics Foundation Gateways Cities Chapter, which includes the hosting City of South Gate. There is plenty of parking and no hassle traffic off of Hilderth.

View 5K Course Map & 10K Course Map


Plenty of complimentary parking will be available.

Event Schedule

6:30 AM to 7:45 AM: Race Day Registration/Check-in
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM: Toy Drive Drop Off
7:45 AM: Race Day Briefing
7:50 AM: Warm up
8:00 - 9:00 AM: Festival Outfit Fashion Booth Open from 8 to 9am 
8:00 AM: Race Start
9:15 AM: Race Course Closed
9:30 AM: Kids 1K Run Starts 
9:30 AM: Race Awards
9:45 AM: Medal Ceremony & Ugly Sweater/T-Shirt & Big Beard Winners Announced

Additional Info

T-Shirts Availability: Guaranteed t-shirts for all pre-registered runners only, same day registration will receive a t-shirt while supplies last and available.

Corporate wellness teams welcomed. Minimum 10 runners for complimentary booth. For more information on procedures, contact Juliano Jarquin. juliano@aztlanathletics.org

Prize Money:

Elite Invitational Field
Presented by 711.

$500.00 - Overall Winner for 5K only. Female & Male

Performance Bonus Money:
First Under 14 minutes Men

First Under 15 minutes 30 Sec Female

First Under 13 minutes 30 sec Men

First Under 15 minutes Female

American Record:

Must be USTF member in good standing

Please contact the Race Director concerning Elite Invitational. Must confirm attendance and be present to collect prize money.

Registration Info

Packet Pickup:

Please pickup all race materials (i.e. bibs, shirts, etc.) on race morning.

Walk-Up Registration:

Saturday, December 10th 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM (in front of South Gate Recreation Center)


Please pick up all race materials from 6:00 AM to 7:45 AM at race site on race morning. 5K/10K Run/Walk (Dec. 11th) $40.00 (No discounts available on day of event registration. Full price is required to participate.)

5K/10K Run/Walk - Early Bird
(until 11/15/16)

5K/10K Run/Walk - Regular
(11/16/16 to 12/8/16)

5K/10K Run/Walk - Same Day

Kids 1K Run (Ages 9 & Under)

Online Registration

Online Registration


Sponsorship and Vendor Opportunities

For sponsorship packets please click here to download application.

Download Application


Aztlan Athletics Foundation South Gate Chapter & Gateways Communities

Event Directors

Questions, comments and inquiries please email:

Juliano Jarquin
(714) 345-3451
Jose Zavala
(626) 755-8489

Media Kit

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