Garin Park XC Challenge

WVTC is delighted to invite you to the 15th run of the Garin Park XC Challenge on Sep 21, 2019. As in previous years you will tackle a tough and scenic 5k run, up and down the Garin Park ridge.


There will be three races:

9:00 AM - Women (Open and Masters)

9:45 AM - Open Men

10:30 AM - Masters Men


 Registration details


  • Registration fee: $20 (No later than September 17, 2019)

  • September 18-19 & Race day registration fee: $30

  • Team entries together? Send an email to about entering team with one payment.


 Pay by Check


You can pay by check on race day, make checks payable to West Valley Track Club.


 Comped Runner


Please send an email to for details.




The Garin Park XC Challenge is part of the Pacific Association of USA Track & Field Cross Country series (for more info: Total prize money is $1,500 and eligible USATF runners and teams will be awarded:

  • Open team 1st $75 / 2nd $50 / 3rd $25

  • Masters team 1st $75 / 2nd $25

  • Senior team 1st $50

  • Open individual: 1st $150 / 2nd $75 / 3rd $50

  • Masters: 1st $75 / 2nd $50

  • Seniors: 1st $50




$5 per vehicle (when kiosk is attended); $4 per trailered vehicle. Buses: $25 per bus.

Garin Park XC Challenge

Course Map


1320 Garin Ave. 
Garin Regional Park, Hayward, CA


From South Bay: I-880 N toward Oakland

Merge onto Industrial Pkwy SW via exit 24. 

Keep right at fork to continue onto Industrial Pkwy. Turn R onto Mission Blvd.

Turn left onto Garin Ave. Garin Park is 1320 Garin Ave.  

From San Fransisco: I-280 S. 

Merge onto I-380 E.  Merge onto US-101 S.  Merge onto CA-92 E toward Hayward.  Merge onto I-880 S.

Turn L onto Industrial Pkwy.  Turn on R onto Mission Blvd. Turn L onto on Garin Ave. to Garin Park at 1320 Garin Ave.

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