Sunday: Realtors Host 6th Annual Delta Harvest Run in Brentwood


BRENTWOOD — Celebrate the season’s bounty at The 6th Annual Delta Harvest Run, held on morning of Sunday, September 10, in Brentwood. This family event has a course for all running levels, featuring a Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, and 1-Mile Family Fun Run.

All four courses are flat and fast, featuring scenic views of farm and parkland. The start and finish lines, and festivities, will be headquartered at the Brentwood Community Centre/City Hall, located at 35 Oak Street.

Directed by the Delta Association of Realtors’ Community Service Foundation, proceeds from this event will support East Contra Costa County food banks/pantries, shelters, and the funding of college scholarships for local high school students.

Registered participants will receive commemorative custom T-shirt, runner goodie bag, post-race refreshments, and finisher medal. In addition, all 1-Mile Family Fun Run receive a wristband, and medals will be awarded to the top-three overall male/female finishers in each 5K, 10K and Half Marathon contests.

Race-day check in will begin at 6:00 a.m., with the Half Marathon will start at 7:00 a.m., followed by the 10K at 7:15 a.m., and the 5K at 7:30 a.m. The 1-Mile Family Fun Run will be the final start at 8:45 a.m.

Pre-registration entry fees:

  • Family Fun Run – 1 Mile            $5
  • 5K                                           $45
  • 5K (Family of 5)                       $180
  • 5K (Family of 6)                       $216
  • 10K                                         $55
  • Half Marathon                          $65

Participants can download applications, and sent in with the entry(ies) fee; registration is also available online. Note – Online registration closes September 7 at 11:59 pm.

Along with the runners and walkers, the Delta Harvest Run is also looking for volunteers to assist with race day. Along with helping a wonderful event and cause, volunteers will receive a T-shirt will enjoy refreshments. Volunteers can register at this Web page.

There will an early race-packet and T-shirt pick up held on Saturday, September 9th from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., at Diamond Hill Gym, located at 1510 Neroly Road, in Oakley.

Of course, T-shirts and race packets will be available at the race site.