The Biggest Loser RunWalk at Six Flags
Event Basics

The Biggest Loser RunWalk at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom - San Francisco, CA
5K/10K/Kids 1 Mile Fun Run

November 9, 2014

A race for all fitness levels, whether you are ready to set a personal record or this is your first race, come join us at The Biggest Loser RunWalk!

Each registered participant and finisher will receive the following:

  • The Biggest Loser RunWalk Finisher's Medal
  • Commemorative Biggest Loser RunWalk shirt
  • Drawstring Backpack
  • Chip-Timed Race for Runners and Those Tracking Personal Goals
  • Free Downloadable Race Photos
  • Award Divisions for Runners and Walkers
  • Save more, play more! ​
    Registered participants of the new Biggest Loser RunWalk Six Flags® Race Series receive a special offer to purchase tickets online for $37.99 to Six Flags Discovery Kingdom on race day – a $25 discount*!   With all of these savings, now your family can come for the run and stay for the fun!
  • Celebrity appearances by former contestants from "The Biggest Loser"
  • Hydration Stations with Water/Sports Drinks Along the Course and Food at the Finish Line
  • Last but not Least, a Truly Inspirational and Unforgettable Experience

* Discount subject to change without notice based on main gate pricing; valid on up to four admission tickets on race dates only. Additional details available with registration confirmation.
Registration
Dan and Jackie Evans

Join Dan & Jackie Evans from Season 5! The Biggest Loser RunWalk at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom will sell out quickly so be sure to secure your spot today! Online registration is open for this event through the evening of November 6, 2014. If the race has not sold out, walk up registration will be available.
 

5K Registration*

$35.00   through 6/30//14
$40.00   through 8/31//14
$45.00   through 11/6/14
$50.00  @ Packet Pick-up Registration (if available)




10K Registration*

$50.00   through 6/30//14
$55.00   through 8/31/14
$60.00   through 11/6/14
$65.00  @ Packet Pick-up Registration (if available)




Kids 1 Mile Fun Run: (Ages 4-12)*

Pre-registered and @ Packet Pick-up - $15.00


*Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. Fees listed above do not include the Active.com processing fee. Theme park admission is not included with race registration.

There is no wheelchair division available for this event. Click here to submit a question regarding wheelchairs.

Online Registration Closes: November 6, 2014 at 11:59 pm CDT or until sell-out.
VIP Experience
Enjoy the VIP treatment!

The VIP experience includes:
  • Complimentary pre-race snacks
  • Catered lunch
  • Free beverages (coffee, soda, and water)
  • Premium seating
  • VIP parking
All benefiting the Kids Fit Foundation! Plus, you'll get an exclusive meet 'n' greet with former Biggest Loser contestants.

Anyone can purchase a VIP ticket, even if you are not participating in the race.
Kids Fit One Mile Fun Run


Don't forget to bring the kids for their very own fun run (ages 4-12) hosted by Kids Fit Foundation! Kids Fit programs and events are designed to be a day for kids to reach their goals and to celebrate their healthy lifestyle achievements with their family and friends. We encourage all families to get their children active at a young age. All children receive a t-shirt and finisher's medal. Bring the camera and we'll bring the smiles!

Date: November 9, 2014
Start time: TBD

The Kids Fit Foundation is a national non-profit organization created to serve communities with the charitable mission to fund and provide fitness programs for at risk youth and their families.

*Please register your child prior to the race.
Team Challenge
Team challenge
Take our Team Challenge!

Gather your friends, family, neighbors and co-workers and sign up as a team for the Biggest Loser RunWalk near you!
It's easy as 1-2-3!
  1. Register.
  2. Give your team a name.
  3. Spread the word, build your team and earn perks!
Those joining your team receive $5 OFF their registration fee.*

As a Team Captain, we will provide you with the following:
  • Recruitment support (flyers and/or posters)
  • Group commemorative photo
  • Start & finish line tent (with banner display) with 25+ runners on your team
Want to earn more perks? Click here for more info.
Questions? Check out the FAQs.

*Must join your team upon their initial registration.
Packet Pick-up
Bring signed waiver to Packet Pick up.

Location:
TBD


Date/Time:
November 8, 2014
Time: TBD
Race Day Information
Date:
November 9, 2014

Start Time:
7:30 am


Start/Finish Line:
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
1001 Fairgrounds Dr. SW
Vallejo, CA 94589
 

Course Maps:

Coming soon!



Rain or Shine:
This event will take place rain or shine, so please dress accordingly.
 

Course:
For the safety of all participants, the following are prohibited: bicycles, in-line skates, skateboards and all motor-driven vehicles.

Portable toilets, fluid replacement and first aid will be available on the course. Certified medical personnel will be available at the start and finish areas of the race.
 

Timing System
All 5K and 10K participants will be chip-timed.

*Please note: All participants must wear their race bib in order to have their times recorded. Race Results will be posted at BiggestLoserRunWalk.com shortly after the race.


Gear Check
Gear check will be available for all participants on race day. Please tear off the gear check tag from the bottom of your race bib and attach it to your bag.


Photography
Participants will receive FREE downloadable race photos!

There will be photographers along the course snapping your photo for some great action shots, but make sure to stop by the finish line festival to take your official finisher's photo!

*Please note: Your race bib is how your photos will be tagged to yourself, so make sure to wear it on race day in a clear visible spot on the front of your clothing. You will receive an email when your photos are available for viewing, complete with easy links to share on Facebook and Twitter!


Runner Secure Zone/Finish Line:
Once you cross the finish line you'll enter a Runner Secure Zone - a fenced off area for race participants only. You will receive water, sports drink, and food.
Parking and Spectators
Parking:
Parking is free for this race!
 

Spectators:
We welcome all spectators to cheer on participants and loved ones! Spectators will not be allowed to enter the park during the race; however, they may remain at the start/finish line or in the parking lot area.
Rules and Policies
Race Rules:
You must bring a photo ID to pick up your own race bib and timing chip at packet pick-up. No one else can pick up your packet for you.
 
Race bibs are required to participate.
 
No coaches, handcycles, bikes, in-line skates, skateboards or dogs will be allowed on the course.
 

Course Time Limit:
Participants have 2 hours and 15 minutes to complete the 10K (22 min/mile pace). 5K participants have 1.5 hours to complete the course (30 min/mile pace). The course has a rolling course closure. If you fall behind this pace, the roads will be reopened to normal traffic and you will be a pedestrian and subject to normal traffic rules.
 

Cancellations:
Entry fees are NON-REFUNDABLE and entries are NON-TRANSFERABLE. Sorry, no exceptions. Once we receive and accept your entry, you will not receive a refund if you cannot participate. You may not give or sell your number to anyone else. You also may not transfer your application to the following year or another event. If you attempt to sell your race number, you may be banned from future events for three years.
Training Programs
Need help training for the race? Check out The Biggest Loser RunWalk training programs brought to you by BodyMedia.
Hotels
Need a place to stay the night? Why not stay with fellow participants? Discounted rates below for all participants, family and friends!

Courtyard Vallejo Napa Valley
1000 Fairgrounds Dr.
Vallejo, CA 94589
Phone: 707-644-1200
  • Restaurant open for breakfast and dinner
  • Lounge area that has a full bar available and open Mon-Sat
  • Complimentary high speed Internet in every room and lobby area
  • Located directly across the street form Six flags Discovery Kingdom
  • located 20 minutes away from the gateway to Napa Valley/Sonoma
  • Ferry shuttle to San Francisco
  • Evans shuttle pick up/drop off at our hotel from SFO and Oak.($29.00 fee applies)
  • complimentary parking for automobiles and bus
Rate: $89.00 USD per night
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Sponsors
The Biggest Loser RunWalk helps thousands of people complete their fitness goals. Support this cause by sponsoring this unique race series. For more information, please email Sponsorship@BiggestLoserRunWalk.com

» Download our sponsorship contract
» Download our exhibitor contract
Charities


In an effort to help fund community programs and development, RunWalk works with local charities in each community that we visit. For more information on becoming a featured charity at one of our races, please email us at contact@biggestloserrunwalk.com.
Volunteers
Want to be a part of the excitement?

We are always looking for volunteers to join us on the big day!
Aside from having a great time, all volunteers will receive a special Biggest Loser RunWalk t-shirt!
Please fill out the Volunteer form to help!
 
Awards Divisions
5K and 10K awards