Unrooted Race Series for Charity Slated for August 25

  • The inaugural Unrooted Race Series 5/10K/Fun Run for charity will take place on Sunday, Aug. 25 from 9 a.m. to noon at Transplants Brewing Company, located at 40242 La Quinta Ln, Unit 101, in Palmdale.

    This race will benefit the Transplants Charitable Organization, a nonprofit which donates funds to various charities and nonprofit organizations around the Antelope Valley, including the Palmdale Community Foundation.

    There will be a 5k race, a 10k race, and a children’s fun run. Race participants will receive a post race beer (21+), t-shirt, raffle ticket and a finisher medal. Vendors will have samples and goodies at their booths during the post run expo as well. Children in the fun run will receive a medal and a race bib.

    Volunteers are needed and each will receive a shirt and a beer (21+).

    Registration is available at https://runsignup.com/Race/CA/Palmdale/UnrootedRaceSeriesAug.  Register by Aug. 3 and the fee is $20 for the children’s fun run, $30 for the 5k, and $40 for the 10k. Prices will go up after Aug. 3. Participants registering by Aug. 3 will be able to select their t-shirt size; after Aug. 3, t-shirts sizes will be based on availability.

    The course will be on paved, mostly flat roads on minor streets and residential areas. Courses will be marked using chalk, signs, and volunteers along the race route. An official map will be made available prior to the race on the event website. There will be aid stations along the race route. Cut off time 2 hours from race start.

    For more information, contact Corey Cordovano at 661-400-5796