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Juana Run

Juana Briones Elementary School


For 22 years the Juana Run races has been held in the Barron Park neighborhood. All proceeds benefit the Gunn High School Sports Boosters, the Juana Briones PTA, and the Terman Middle School PTA.

If you're interested in donating to the Juana Run, please visit our donations page.

Juana Run 2022

The Juana Run will return in 2022! We are working on confirming a date in February or March of 2022. All registrants for the 2020 race will automatically carry over to the 2022 race. 4th or 5th grade registrants from 2020 will have their registrations transferred to the 1-mile. We will be in contact with all registrants to provide more details and answer questions.

The Race

  • Automated timing

  • 8K race is USATF certified; the 5K is not certified.

  • Bag check for 8K/5K racers will be provided at registration.

  • Please be at the start area 15 minutes before scheduled race time.

  • PANCAKE BREAKFAST INCLUDED! Join your fellow runners for pancakes following the 8K race.

  • All races will run rain or shine, no refunds. No t-shirt pickup after race day. Race numbers will not be mailed; available at registration on race morning.

  • Scholarships are available for kids' races: Contact

Prize Divisions

Male and female divisions for each age group.

8K and 1 mile: Age: under 6, 6-8, 9-12, 13-19, 20-29, 30+.

Kids' race: Prize by grade, ribbons for all finishers.

Results by Year

2017 Race Photos

Event Schedule

  8:30 am     8K (USATF Certified) 

                    Pancake Breakfast Begins

 10:00 am    5th Grade 1/2 mile

 10:08 am    4th Grade 1/2 mile

 10:16 am    3rd Grade 1/2 mile

 10:24 am    2nd Grade 1/4 mile

 10:36 am    1st Grade 1/4 mile

 10:48 am    Kindergarten 1/4 mile

 10:56 am    Pre-K 200 yard

 11:00 am    Challenger 100 yard (Special Needs Racers)

 11:10 am    1-mile (Certified)

Race Day Parking

Parking is available at Gunn High School, 780 Arastradero Road, Palo Alto (Foothill Expwy & Arastradero). Enter on Arastradero and follow the signs to Juana Briones School.

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