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November 23, 2017

Turkey Trot 2017

14 annual Turkey Trot presented by GESA Credit Union benefitting the local Red Cross. This is a fun runwalk held on Thanksgiving morning at Columbia Park. 5K or 1mile- a family tradition! 5K begins at 9:00 am, 1 mile at 9:10.

Contact: Angie Brotherton 5093783434


Start: November 23, 2017 9:00 am
End: November 23, 2017 11:00 am

December 9, 2017

Santa Run and Reindeer Trot

Santa 5k Run and 1-Mile Reindeer Trot

Saturday, December 9, 2017

8:00 AM Registration
9:00 AM 5K Santa Run
9:10 AM- 1 Mile Fun Run Walk

$20 Santa 5k Run
$10 1-Mile Reindeer Trot

Benton City Chamber of Commerce
co Santa Run
PO Box 401
Benton City, WA 99320

Staging location: Benton City Lions Club (1100 Ellen Ave, Benton City WA)
Parking is available. No restrooms.(we are working on this)

SANTA RUN: $5 off registration for wearing your Santa Suit!
Santa hats will be provided for Santa Race if you do not have one.

REINDEER TROT: Antlers, Elves, and Fairies, Oh MY!!! We LOVE creativity. Come all dressed up or just grab your antlers for the 1 mile Walk Run Reindeer Trot.

RACE COURSE: Both races will begin and end at the Benton City Lions Club 1100 Ellen Ave, Benton City, WA.

The 1 mile and 5K courses are on county roads and sidewalks. All roads will be closed for races.

The 5K course strollers are permitted. For the safety of all participants, pets, inline skates, bikes and scooters are not permitted.

PARKING: Parking is permitted at Lions Club, LDS Church, and Ki-Be Elementary and Middle School.

TIMING: Timing will be done using stop watch and tagging system. Please specify if you would like us to submit you your official time via email.

AWARDS: All participants will receive their medals trophies immediately at the Finish Line. Please stay for photo op.
Awards will be presented to the 5K and 1 mile finishers in the following categories:

1st, 2nd & 3rd place Male Santa 5 K
1st, 2nd & 3rd place Female Santa 5k
1st, 2nd & 3rd place Male Reindeer Trotters
1st, 2nd & 3rd place Female Reindeer Trotters

Registration Forms, Maps and Contact information at Benton City Chamber or online at

Contact: Caren Wheeler


Start: December 9, 2017 9:00 am
End: December 9, 2017 9:00 am

Umatilla Rudolph Fun Run

Umatillas 1st annual Rudolph Fun Run. The entrance fee will be at least five cans or non-perishable items. We are collecting these for our local fire department to give out during the holiday season for those in need.

Contact: Zayne Troeger


Start: December 9, 2017 9:00 am
End: December 9, 2017 9:00 am

December 16, 2017

Lampson Cable Bridge Run

The 39th Annual Lampson Cable Bridge Run will be held on Saturday, December 16, 2017. All three races, 1Mile, 5K and 10K, will be started by Santa himself at 9:00 am sharp. Registration for the Cable Bridge Run is from August 1 to December 15, 2017. Dont forget to show up early at the Benton County Fairgrounds parking lot to catch the shuttle! For more information visit or call 509 545-3456.

Contact: Brent Kubalek


Start: December 16, 2017 9:00 am
End: December 16, 2017 9:00 am

March 31, 2018

Fund the Future 5k

ASWSUTC is hosting the 8th Annual Fund the Future 5k for competitive runners, families, students, and community members. The proceeds of the race will go towards helping Cougs in need to pay for their school books.

Contact: Dani Young


Start: March 31, 2018 9:00 am
End: March 31, 2018 9:00 am

June 30, 2018

Spirit of America Run

This is a 2.5 mile run on the Spirit of America Trail in Zintel Canyon in Kennewick, Washington. The trail includes sections that are paved, gravel, and dirt. Registration is $25 and includes a T-Shirt. We can only accept the first 74 registrations. The race is not chip timed, but we will manually record times at the finish and provide results.

For information and registration, see: https:runsignup.comspiritofamerica



Start: June 30, 2018 8:00 am
End: June 30, 2018 8:00 am

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