Foster the Future 5/10K RUN/WALK

4700 Griffin Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90031

Running > 10k, 5k

Event Description

Start the New Year off with a bang! Join us for the 3rd Annual 5/10K Run/Walk at historic Debs Park. Our new location provides easy access from 110 FWY.

Route covers the City of Los Angeles third largest park in the region. Exit from 110 Freeway on either Avenue 43 or Avenue 52. North Griffin Avenue can easily be accessed from these town points. 

5K- Starts at entrance to Debs Park on North Griffin Avenue. Runners cover rolling hills. Includes gradual 1 mile climb on trail. Remainder of the course covers wide closed road and 360 degree views of the foothills. Last mile finishes toward the Audubon Nature Center parking lot.

10K- Starts at entrance to Debs Park on Griffin Avenue. Runners cover rolling hills, includes gradual 1 mile trek. Challenging “Billy Goat” climb between mile 2 and 3. Flat trails from mile 4 towards mile 5. Finish by repeating mile 1 towards. 

Proceeds from the event benefit Journey House in Pasadena, California. Journey House services promising emancipated foster youth programming. They provide the support and direction youth need to meet their initial independent living needs, including safe housing, furthering their education, and gainful employment.

  • Enjoy 360 degree views of the foothills, 
  • 5K course is moderate level and 10K is challenging rolling hills, 
  • 400 meter butterfly dash for the kids,
  • Quality t-shirts!
  • Foster the Future Finisher die cast medals for all participants!
  • Commemorative award to division winners!
  • Additional entertainment!

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