PRESS RELEASE                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             FEBRUARY 22-23, 2019

For Immediate Release                                                                                                                                               

September 20, 2018


Contact: Emeline Noda, Recreation Manager

Recreation and Community Services – (562) 430-1073 x 510

Register For Race on the Base Before the Price Increase September 30!

(Los Alamitos, CA) – The Annual Los Alamitos Race on the Base is celebrating its 38th year and is all set to take place on Friday and Saturday, February 22-23, 2019. Register early!

  • Register by September 30th to catch the “early bird” pricing and be entered into a drawing to win a free Race on the Base Race Entry!
  • All Military, Police and Fire personnel receive a Hero Discount of $5.00 off with code HERO2019.

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

Race on the Base events include the Southland Credit Union Glow in the Dark Fun Run on Friday night for all ages (including a family discounted price), February 22, the Honoring Our Fallen 5K Run/Walk, the new GORUCK 5K Rucking Division, 10K Run, 10K Handcycle/Wheelchair, Jr. Reverse Triathlon, and the 95.9 The Fish Reverse Triathlon on Saturday, February 23. Anyone around the world can participate in the Honoring Our Fallen Virtual 5K Run/Walk. The race is held on the runways at the Joint Forces Training Base in Los Alamitos and features helicopters, planes and military vehicles with music throughout the course. A free live concert will be featured on Friday, February 22 during Packet Pick-Up. The event also features a commemorative technical race shirt for all participants and volunteers, 2-day vendor expo, free race clinics, and finisher medals.

Sponsorship, vendor and volunteer opportunities are also available! Spread the news!  Like our Facebook page at or become our Twitter Fan, and follow us on Instagram.  For additional information on registration, to become a sponsor, vendor or volunteer, please visit the Race on the Base website at or contact the Los Alamitos Recreation and Community Services Department at (562) 430-1073.