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Here Comes Santa 5K Run/Walk...

  • 5K Run/Walk:- Run 3.1 Miles
Sunday, December 8, 2019
OdySea in the Desert
9500 East Vía de Ventura

_ The 2019 Here Comes Santa 5K Run/Walk:

Here comes Santa Claus, here comes Santa Claus,

Right down Santa Claus Lane!


Come join StartLine Racing at OdySea in the Desert

for our inaugural Here Comes Santa 5K Run/Walk!


We are going to jingle around the course and hang out

with the man in red.  Bring your whole family

and make a day out of it by enjoying one of the 

many activities that OdySea has to offer.


The course will take you around OdySea property and will finish 

right in the center of the complex.

Up for a challenge?  Register for our Run Run Rudolph event and 

Here Comes Santa 5K and complete the Frosty Double!

All who finish this challenge will receive a unique

medal to show off to your friends!

Read more below!

Event details and schedule


5K Course Map



Mail-in and Virtual Run Registration


To register by mail please complete and return our Mail-in Registration Form!  Please make checks payable to StartLine Racing.

Can't make it to this year's event but still want to participate? This year will feature a Here Comes Santa 5K Virtual. A virtual race is a race that can be ran at any location. You can walk, use the treadmill, run outside or participate in another race. You can run your race at your pace wherever you like. All virtual race participants will receive a custom event finisher's medal and custom event dri-fit tech t-shirt.  Please note that your shirt and medal will be mailed out following the event on December 9, 2019.  Prior to the event all virtual participants will receive an email with instructions on how to submit your time.  Virtual participants are eligible for the Frosty Double!

Virtual Registrations are restricted to US addresses only.  If you reside outside of the US and wish to participate please contact StartLine Racing at [email protected]



What You Get!


  • Custom Event Finisher's Medal

  • Custom Event Dri-Fit T-Shirt

  • Age Group Awards for Top Three in all Age Groups (race day participants only).  Our age groups are the following:

    • 8 & Under, 9 & 10, 11-13, 14-17, 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & Over
  • Pre- and Post-Race "Runner's Brunch" (bagels, fruit, water, Gatorade, etc) 

  • Chip Timed with Real Time Results and Photos on our Website or Mobile App (on Apple and Google

  • Owned and operated by StartLine Racing!



Race Day Information


  • We welcome wheelchairs, strollers & wagons.

  • No roller blades, skateboards or motorized devices are allowed on the run or walk courses.

  • Race day registration will be available beginning at 7:00am at OdySea in the Desert.

    • We accept cash, check and credit cards on race day.

  • Race day fee will be $40



Packet Pick-up Opportunities


  • Packet pick-up will be on Saturday, December 7th from 2-5pm at TBD

  • Race Day Registration will be available beginning at 7:00am at OdySea in the Desert (race location).



The Frosty Double!


Want to challenge yourself during December?  Want more bling for your wall?  

Register for the Here Comes Santa 5K on December 8th and the Phoenix Run Run Rudolph event on December 14th and earn the Frosty Double medal!  This challenge is open to anyone and everyone including virtual participants and includes all distances at the Run Run Rudolph event.  Those who complete the challenge will receive their medal on December 14th and our virtual participants will receive their medal in the mail. No sign up required.  We will keep track of registrations.

Medal design coming soon!



Event Schedule

  • December 7 2:00 PM - Packet Pick-Up at TBD from 2-5pm

  • December 8 7:00 AM - Race Day Packet Pick-up and Registration Opens

  • December 8 8:00 AM - 5K Begins

  • December 8 9:00 AM - Award Ceremony Begins (approx)


Other Info


-) 2019 race registration is open • Registration Information




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