Rock It Racing is excited to offer a run on its namesake, Rock It Trail, in Aliso & Wood Canyons!
The 5K is a fast out and back course along the Aliso Creek Trail (East) to Wood Canyon. The 17K (yes 17K, almost 11 miles) offers a few challenging climbs, including Rock it Trail, technical terrain, and nice long flat stretches. Both distances are almost entirely on trails except for one brief paved road crossing.
Parking location: Laguna Niguel Regional Park located at 28241 La Paz Road in Laguna Niguel. The park opens at 7:00. We'll be set up at the end of the road that leads to picnic shelter 1.
Check in and race day bib pick up for registered runners begins at 6:45 AM.
17K begins at 8:15 AM (subject to change). Participants must maintain an 18 min/mile or faster.
5K begins at 9:00AM (subject to change)
Awards announcements for top 3 male and female finishers in both races: 10:00-10:15 AM - (subject to change)
Registration Fee: $50 for 5K and $75 for 17K
Inclusions: Awesome custom race medal for all participants, shirt, race photos, post-race snacks.
Prizes: Top 3 overall men and women in the 17K race receive special awards and prizes
Age group awards three-deep, male and female, in the following categories for each event: 9 & Under, 10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 & UpLocation: Parking at Laguna Niguel Regional Park located at 28241 La Paz Road in Laguna Niguel. Race is in Aliso & Wood Canyon Wilderness Park, which is across the street (across Alicia Parkway) from the parking area.
Strollers are not permitted on either course.
No dogs are allowed anywhere in Aliso & Wood Canyons Wilderness Park.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Race may be rescheduled due to rain or muddy conditions, per OC Parks, and up to the discretion of OC Parks leadership and Aliso & Wood Canyons Wilderness Park Rangers. If this happens, we will notify participants 48-72 prior to race day. Participants will automatically be transferred to the new date. See our FAQs and refund, transfer, and cancellation policy (also in the registration process).