Race Weekend Info - Riverside

Race Week Registration 

Online Registration – Online registration closes Saturday, December 7 at 6 PM.

Onsite Registration – Onsite registration will take place on Saturday, December 7 from 10 AM-5 PM at Fairmount Park.

Race Day Registration – Race day registration will begin at 5:45 AM and will end 15 minutes before the start of the race. An additional $5 will be added to 5K and Half Marathon race day registration fees.

  • Half Marathon – $100
  • 5K – $50
  • Kids Run – $20

Packet Pickup

Saturday, December 7
When: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Fairmount Park – 2700 Locust St. Riverside, CA 92501

Additional Info
Runners will be preassigned a race number. Due to the large number of runners, bibs will be organized by number order at packet pickup (not alphabetically). To expedite your check-in process lookup your bib # ahead of time. **Bib number lookup coming soon.
Items Needed for Packet Pick-Up: Proper ID for each participant 

Can another runner pick up my packet for me?

  • Yes! All they need is a copy of your ID (phone photo works, too).

What if I can’t make it to packet pick-up at all? It is HIGHLY recommended to pick up your packet on Saturday; However, for an additional $5, there will be race day packet pick-up at the start line starting at 5:45 a.m.

If you are picking up on race day PLEASE arrive one hour prior to your start time. Same-day packet pick-up will close 15 minutes before each race.

If you DID NOT purchase race day packet pickup and need to, click HERE to learn how to add it to your registration. This option closes Tues., Dec. 3. After this date, bring $5 cash with you to the start line. 

Changing Distance or Transferring Your Entry to someone else?

If you’re looking to change distances, please email info@laceuprunningseries.com

Learn how to transfer your entry HERE. This option closes Tues., Dec. 3 – after this date, all changes must be made by emailing info@laceuprunningseries.com or at Packet Pickup.

Gear Check

Free gear check will be available at the start/finish line. Gear check numbers are attached to the race bib. Please bring your free LaceUp runner bag! Bags will not be provided. Gear MUST be checked 10 minutes before the start of the race.


Start Times

Half Marathon: 7:00 am

5K: 7:20am

Kids Run: 9:45


Weekend Schedule

Saturday, December 7

10:00 am – 5:00 pm – Packet Pickup at Fairmount Park – 2700 Locust St. Riverside, CA 92501

Sunday, December 8

5:45 am – Packet Pick Up Opens
7:00 am – Half Marathon Start
7:00 am – Health and Fitness Expo Opens
7:00 am – Lagunitas Beer Garden and Food Truck Brunch Opens
7:00 am – Kids Zone Opens
7:20 am – 5K Start
8:00 am – 5K Overall Award Ceremony
9:00 am – Half Marathon Overall Award Ceremony
9:45 am – Kids Race Start
12:00 pm – Health and Fitness Expo Closes


Click HERE to download the map below.


There will be shuttles from Lot 33 (3700 3rd St, Riverside, CA 92501) to the event venue. Please note that Lot 33 will fill up quickly. Runners are recommended to use the lots available in downtown Riverside then walk to the shuttle pick up location.

Road Closures

Road closure maps coming soon.


Course Info

For information on aid stations, pacing and age groups, please find your race distance on the “Event Info” tab, or by clicking HERE.  

Course map PDF downloads coming soon.

Course Nutrition

Mile 1.8 – Water, Nuun, Honey Stinger Chews, Restrooms
Mile 3 – Water, Nuun, Restrooms
Mile 3.9 – Water, Nuun, Honey Stinger Gels, Honey Stinger Chews, Restrooms
Mile 5.3 – Water, Nuun, Restrooms
Mile 6.3 – Water, Nuun, Honey Stinger Gels, Honey Stinger Chews, Restrooms
Mile 7.4 – Water, Nuun, Honey Stinger Gels, Restrooms
Mile 8.6 – Water, Nuun, Honey Stinger Gels, Restrooms
Mile 9.7 – Water, Nuun, Honey Stinger Gels, Honey Stinger Chews, Restrooms
Mile 10.7 – Water, Nuun, Restrooms
Mile 11.8 – Water, Nuun, Honey Stinger Chews, Restrooms

Mile 1.8 – Water, Nuun, Honey Stinger Chews, Restrooms

Finisher Medal

Riverside 2019 Medal




Participant Shirt


Additional Giveaways:

Runners can pick up their complementary reindeer antlers or Santa hat during packet pickup. First come, first served.


Challenge Medal

LaceUp Challenge Medals and other double medals will be available at the Awards tent after the race. Cal Half Series medals will be available at the Cal Half Series tent. 



Live race results will be available. Results link coming soon.

Post Race Expo

Stick around after the race for the Health and Fitness Expo, Lagunitas beer garden, and food truck brunch! Food and beer vouchers are attached to the race bib. Massage therapists will be on-site for your post-race enjoyment. 

2018 Food Trucks:

2019 Food Trucks coming soon.

Baby’s Badass Burgers
Classic Taco Truck
D’s Superblends
Piaggio on Wheels
Salt N Pepper Truck


SCS Photoworks will be out on the course snapping shots of LaceUp runners. Be sure to smile and then look for an email directing you to FREE photos for social media. High-resolution photos will also be available for purchase.

Photos can be viewed approximately 72 hours after the race. Follow LaceUp on Instagram to view photo highlights directly following each race.

Referral Program

Refer your friends and save $15!

When you register for any 2019 Lexus LaceUp Series race, you will receive a personal referral link that you can share on your social media and send to friends. When you recruit 3 runners to sign up you will receive $15 back! Learn more, HERE.


For all other frequently asked questions, including information regarding gear check, strollers, aid stations, results and more, please visit out FAQ page, here.

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