Events

Reno’s Wobble Before You Gobble 5K/ 10K

Reno’s Wobble Before You Gobble 5K/ 10K

Sponsored by The City of Reno

Partnering with The Children’s Cabinet

Welcome to the 2nd Annual Wobble Before You Gobble in the City of Reno!
2016 Results Here!

2016 Photos Here!


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Race Information

  • Where:
    City Plaza (10 N. Virginia St, Reno, NV 89501)

  • When:
    Thanksgiving Morning!
    Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

  • Start Time:
    9:00am

  • End Time:
    11:00am

    Packet pickup:
    Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
    Location: TBD

    Awards:
    Overall Male & Female 1st Place (10K & 5K)
    12 and Under Overall Male & Female 1st Place (10K & 5K)

    Age Group Awards 1st, 2nd, 3rd Place (Male & Female/ 10K & 5K): 12 and Under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

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*We offer family (4+) discounts, military discounts, and UNR discounts! Email us for your code: info@desertskyadventures.com

Registration Includes:
Timed Race Event
Awesome & Unique Finisher’s Medal
“Wobble Gobble” Trucker Hat
Goodie Bag with Race Swag
Free Downloadable Race Photos
Hot coffee & hot chocolate at Start/Finish Line
Additional snacks & beverages at Start/Finish Line

Refund Policy: NO refunds

2017 Registration Has Not Opened Yet! Please stay tuned and subscribe to our email list!

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Course Map & Aid Stations

Who’s ready to wobble before you gobble?!

Course Description:
The race will begin at the brand new City Plaza in Downtown Reno. The course will run over the new Virginia St Bridge and follow the Truckee River Path to Idlewild Park. The 5K runners will turn around in Idlewild Park while the 10K runners will continue down Idlewild Drive to Crissie Caughlin Park. Both courses are FLAT out and backs along the sidewalks and streets of Downtown Reno.

This event is walker friendly!
We leave the course open for all participants to finish. Bring the whole family!

Strollers are allowed for the 5K!

Click here to view the 10K Course!

Click here to view the 5K Course!

Aid Stations:
There will be one aid station for the 5K, and two aid stations for the 10K. Each aid station will be stoked with water and gatorade!

5K Aid Station:
Mile 1.55 (5K Turnaround)

10K Aid Station:
Mile 1.55
Mile 2.9 (The 10K Turnaround will be up the road from the aid station)

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Race Day Parking

We encourage all participants to park in the surrounding parking garages. Please be aware that some garages do charge per hour! 

-City Hall- (1st and Virginia)
-Harrahs- (2nd and Center)
-Eldorado- (3rd and Virginia) 

You can also park in metered street parking. Most metered street parking should also be free for the Holiday, however, different meters have different rules and regulations so please take a look when you park!

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Our Partner

The Children’s Cabinet

The Children’s Cabinet is a Nevada nonprofit organization dedicated to keeping children safe and families together.

Since 1985, The Children’s Cabinet has collaborated with public partners and community leaders to identify gaps in service and to meet the needs of a wide-ranging age group—from small children to young adults.

Services include child care resources; parenting classes; education and work experience programs; outreach to runaway, homeless, and foster youth; and family counseling. With the help of donations and other community support, The Children’s Cabinet is able to provide its many programs and services at no charge.

Partial proceeds from this event go directly to Children’s Cabinet as well as 100% raffle proceeds. Raffle tickets are available at packet pickup and race morning for participants!

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