Torrance Armed Forces Day 5K Run|Walk

3405 W. Carson St.
Torrance, CA 90503

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Event Description

Join us for the Torrance Armed Forces Day 5K Run/ Walk, in tribute to Louis Zamperini, touring around beautiful Torrance, California on Saturday, May 20th at 8:00am!  All participants will receive an Armed Forces Day run t-shirt. There will be chip timing, age division awards and sponsor refreshments.

Entry Fees:

5K Run/Walk
$35 per entry before May 1, 2017 | $40 per entry May 1st-20th, 2017


Register Online at:
*Please note there is a small convenience fee for online registration

Race Schedule:

The 5K Run/Walk begins at 8:00am.


Top 3 in each age division will win a gift certificate to Village Runner and Overall Male & Female Winners will be invited to ride in the Torrance Armed Forces Day Parade immediately following the 5K! 

Packet Pickup and Late Registration:

May 19th: Noon to 7pm behind the Village Runner in Redondo Beach
Village Runner Address:
1811 S. Catalina Ave.
Redondo Beach, CA 90277

May 20th: Opens at 6:30am at the race expo at Del Amo Fashion Center

Del Amo Fashion Center, on Madrona Ave.
(between W. Carson St & Fashion Way in the parking lot adjacent to Black Angus Restaurant)

Course Map

Follow the beautiful eucalyptus lined roads through Torrance for our second annual Armed Forces Day 5K Run/Walk!


Free event parking will be available at the Del Amo Fashion Center.

Race Hotline

Prerecorded race details are available at 310-220-0233

Email with any questions

Race Exclusions

Please note, the City of Torrance does not allow dogs or runners with strollers on the race course for runners’ safety.

Post-Race Food/Drinks/Military Static Displays On-Site!


This event is Proudly Presented By the Torrance Area Chamber of Commerce and UCLA Health


Volunteers Needed:

Can’t run, but want to help?  We’re looking for volunteers!  Contact Village Runner via email at with "Torrance Armed Forces Day Volunteer" in the subject line.


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