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Date: Sunday, October 28, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Events: Marathon
Half Marathon
10 Km (9:15 a.m.)
5 Km (9:25 a.m.)
Kids (8:50 a.m.)
  • Race Infomation
  • Registration
  • Race Day
  • Course Information
  • Results & Records
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Location
Hellyer County Park (Buena Vista Pavilion). 996 Hellyer Ave., San Jose, CA 95111.
Driving Directions
Course
Run along the popular Coyote Creek trail in your costumes and stand to win a prize!
Weather
Lodging
Bib & Shirt Pick-Up
8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. at Hellyer County Park.
Park entrance is $6/vehicle.
Halloween Costume Contest
Dress up to run* in your best costumes and stand to win prizes!
Costume contests will be held near the finish area at 10.30 am, 11.00 am, 11:30 am, and 1:30 p.m.
*You must have competed in the event in your costume to qualify for the contest.
Time Limit
There is a 7.5-hour time limit for all distances.
Aid Stations
Fully-stocked aid stations every 2-3 miles. You can expect fresh fruit, salty snacks, assorted candy, water, and Clif Shot Electrolyte sports drink. It is highly recommended that runners carry at least 20 oz. of water between aid stations.
Awards
Hi-tech shirts will be given to all pre-registered runners. Award medals are given to the 1st female and male finishers overall and top three finishers in each age group. All finishers will receive a custom medal.
Online RegistrationMail Registration
(Pre-registration through 5 p.m. Friday, October 26th)
Entry Fees
(Add $5 after 10/14/18. Add $15 at check-in)
Hi-Tech shirt included!
  • 5 Km - $35
  • 10 Km - $40
  • Half Marathon - $45
  • Marathon - $60
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    If you would like to make amendments* to your registration, please Contact Us as soon as possible.
    *Cancellation Policy
    Directions

    The ZombieRunner Halloween Run will be held on Sunday, Oct 28th at Hellyer County Park (Buena Vista Pavilion). Entrance into the park is $6/vehicle, payable upon entry.

    Starting times for each event are as follows:

    • Marathon - 9:00 a.m.
    • Half Marathon - 9:00 a.m.
    • 10 Km - 9:15 a.m.
    • 5 Km - 9:25 a.m.
    Click on the blue icon for driving directions:
    Weather: San Jose
    Course
    The course is along the Coyote Creek Trail and is very easy to follow. You'll see directional signs on traffic cones indicating the correct route.
    Please be courteous on the trail. If you're passing another runner or hiker, announce "on your left" as you approach.
    Headphones are allowed along the course. Please do not wear headphones while crossing paved roads, when getting aid at aid stations, or while crossing the finish line.
    Your bib number indicates the distance that you're running. If you want to change your distance, please send us an e-mail or let us know by check-in, at the latest.
    No dogs allowed on the course. Please don't leave pets in your vehicle.
    Aid Stations
    Fully-stocked aid stations every 2-3 miles. You can expect fresh fruit, salty snacks, assorted candy, water, and Clif Shot Electrolyte sports drink. If you would like to be sure that you have any other specific item at the event, you should carry it with you.
     
    Distance (mi)
    Next Aid (mi)
    5 Km
    1. Hellyer Park (Finish)
    3.1
     
     
    10 Km
    1. Silver Creek
    3.1
    0.8
    2. Silver Creek
    3.9
    2.3 
    3. Hellyer Park (Finish)
    6.2
     
     
    Half Marathon
    1. Silver Creek
    3.1
    1.8
    2. Silicon Valley
    4.8
    2.1 
    3. Metcalf
    6.9
    2.1 
    4. Silicon Valley
    9.0
    1.8 
    5. Silver Creek
    10.8
    2.3
    6. Hellyer Park (Finish)
    13.1
     
     
    Marathon
    1. Silver Creek
    3.1
    1.8
    2. Silicon Valley
    4.8
    2.1 
    3. Metcalf
    6.9
    2.1 
    4. Silicon Valley
    9.0
    1.8 
    5. Silver Creek
    10.8
    2.3
    6. Hellyer Park
    13.1
     3.0
    1. Silver Creek
    16.1
    1.8
    2. Silicon Valley
    17.9
    2.1 
    3. Metcalf
    20.0
    2.1 
    4. Silicon Valley
    22.1
    1.8 
    5. Silver Creek
    23.9
    2.3
    6. Hellyer Park (Finish)
    26.2
     
    Post-Run Activities
    There will be post-run snacks at the finish line.
    Hi-tech shirts will be given to all pre-registered runners. Award medals are given to the 1st female and male finishers overall and top three finishers in each age group. All finishers will receive a custom medal.
    Halloween Costume Contest
    Dress up to run* in your best costumes and stand to win prizes!
    Costume contests will be held near the finish area at 10.30 am, 11.00 am, 11:30 am, and 1:30 p.m.
    *You must have competed in the event in your costume to qualify for the contest.
    Message Board
    The Zoom Message Board is for information about Zoom events. Please post messages regarding places to eat or stay, sharing rides with fellow runners, etc. Go to Message Board (opens in a new window).
    Check In
    Please arrive 30 min before your event to receive your bib number.
     
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    Course Surface
    Course Map
    Course Surface (Elevation changes determined using an Avocet altimeter.) Top of Page
    Distance Elevation Gain Single Track Crushed Rock Asphalt
    5 Km 0     100%
    10 Km 20'     100%
    Half Marathon 40'   10% 90%
    Marathon 80'   10% 90%
    Course Map (click on image for a bigger map.) Top of Page
    Results '11, '12,'13,'14, '15, '16, '17

    2017 ZombieRunner Halloween Run

    2015 ZombieRunner Halloween Run
    2013 ZombieRunner Halloween Run

    2014 ZombieRunner Halloween Run - Foggy Bay
    2012 ZR Halloween Run
    2011 ZombieRunner Halloween Run
    Click on picture to view album (opens in new window).
    If you have photos or reports you would like to share, please send us the links via Contact Us.
     
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