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For Immediate Release                                                                                                                  

October 3, 2019

Contact: Recreation and Community Services – (562) 430-1073


Register Now for Race on the Base!

(Los Alamitos, CA) – The Annual Los Alamitos Race on the Base is celebrating its 39th year and is all set to take place on Friday and Saturday, February 21-22, 2020. Register early!

  • Early Bird price deadline is October 13th.
  • All Military, Police and Fire personnel receive a Hero Discount of $5.00 off with code HERO2020.

(Note that you will be required at Packet Pick-Up to present your Military, Police and Fire identification to verify eligibility for this discount.)

  • Participate on behalf of a charity and help raise funds for a great cause.

Race on the Base events include the Southland Credit Union Glow in the Dark Donut Run on Friday night, February 21 for all ages!  New this year, the Jr. Reverse Triathlon will be held on Friday, February 21st.  Saturday, February 22 events include the Honoring Our Fallen 5K Run/Walk, GORUCK 5K Rucking Division, 10K Run/Handcycle/Wheelchair, and the 95.9 The Fish Reverse Triathlon. Anyone around the world can also participate in the Honoring Our Fallen Virtual 5K Run/Walk. The race is held throughout the Joint Forces Training Base in Los Alamitos and features helicopters, planes and military vehicles with music throughout the course. The event also features a commemorative technical race shirt for all participants and volunteers, 2-day vendor expo, free race clinics, and finisher medals. Please visit or call (562) 430-1073 for more event details.