Open to anyone, anywhere, and at any start time in 2021, challenge yourself, your colleagues, family & friends to run, walk or hike your way through 12 challenges ranging in distances from Half Mile to Half Marathon.
Choose Your Goal – We'll Help You Accomplish It.
When you register today, we'll send you a free, simple step-by-step training guide for either a 5K, 10K or Half Marathon, each incorporating everything you'll love about the California Challenge!
Challenge yourself to complete 12 distinct distances in 2021
Improve your time throughout the year by repeating each distance as much as you'd like
Earn digital badges and rewards throughout the year with fun mini-challenges
Manually add your activity or sync with a variety of GPS devices for easy upload
Create a team, engage one another and see how you stack up against other teams.
Each region's distance is set in a California State Park. Learn about our State Parks as you progress and be inspired to plan your next adventure.
At least 5% of every dollar spent in the Run Local universe goes to partner organizations making a positive impact on our local communities. You are encouraged to further this contribution whenever and wherever you interact with us.
Our mission is to support local communities through the power of running.