Ho-Ho… How bout’ a 5K! The Saint Martin’s University Jingle Bell Run has become a holiday tradition in Thurston County.
Register here for the 4th Annual Jingle Bell Run (opens October 1)
Be part of the fun!
Welcoming hundreds of community members of all ages, this annual Saint’s athletic scholarship fundraiser truly celebrates the season of giving. Don’t miss the chance to run, walk or stroll the 5K route on Saint Martin’s beautiful wooded campus. See the decorated Christmas tree in front of Old Main and don’t miss the chance to be photographed with Santa! After your race, recharge with friends over a cup of hot cocoa or cider and Christmas cookies.
The Jingle Bell Run course is 100 percent on the roads and trails of our beautiful, wooded campus.
2015 Race times
9 a.m. – Competitive 5k race
Runners who are able to complete the 5k course in 30 minutes or less are encouraged to run in this competitive race. Participants with strollers MUST compete in the 9:45 event.
9:45 a.m. – 5k run/walk
Everyone is encouraged to run/walk in this race.
For more information, contact Dana Pethia at 360-486-8885 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Race entry fees include the 5k race, a t-shirt, swag bag, timing chip/race number and raffle entry. Proceeds from the Jingle Bell Run directly support Saints Athletics. Race entry fees are non-refundable.
|Military (with valid military ID)||$30|
|Students (middle school, high school and college with valid student ID)||$10|
|Teams (3+ friends and family registered together)||$35 each|
|Kids 11 and under*||Free!|
*Kids do not receive t-shirt as part of race entry. T-shirts may be purchased on race day while supplies last. Adult T-shirt sizes are guaranteed for completed online registration before November 2nd, 2015.
Pre-race packet pick up, Friday, December 4, 2015.
3:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. - Pre-race packet pick up at the Marcus Pavilion
Jingle Bell Run Race Day, Saturday, December 5th, 2015!
8 a.m. - Doors open
8 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. - Day-of registration and packet pick up at the Marcus Pavilion
8:45 a.m. - All competitive runners will line up at the starting line for a 9am start
9 a.m. - Competitive 5K race begins
9:30 a.m. - all fun run/walkers will line up at the starting line for a 9:45am start
9:45 a.m. - Fun run/walk begins
10:15 a.m. - Finish line celebration begins. Enjoy holiday refreshments with friends & pictures with Santa!
Directions & Parking
Race will begin outside of Saint Martin’s University Marcus Pavilion. For driving directions use the address 5300 Pacific Avenue SE, Lacey, Washington, 98503. Runners and spectators are asked to park in the Pavilion lots listed as N,O and Q on the campus parking map. Handicap parking spaces are available in the NE Pavilion lot or N on the campus parking map.