Race Day Info


Schedule of Events

TimeEvent
6amShuttle Pick up begins
6:15amBib Pick Up 10K/5K/Kids Run Opens
8amCommanding General's Welcome
8:05amNational Anthem
8:10am Athlete Staging Begins – Wave #1
8:20am Athlete Safety Brief at Start Line – Wave #1
8:30am Race Start – Wave #1

Bib Pickup

All race bib numbers and t-shirts will be available for pick-up on race morning only. (Must show ID).

VIP patrons will pick up their bibs and t-shirts when they check in to the VIP area.

BIB PICK UP COMPETITIVE WAVES Saturday

Please confirm that the information is correct on your bib. If you need to make a change to your personal info, please see us at the customer service tent next to the bib pick up area (outside the venue). Pin your race number on your FRONT stomach or chest area – we have race photographers throughout the course and it will be easier to locate your photos if we can read your bib number!

DO NOT ALTER THE RACE NUMBER IN ANY WAY. DO NOT PIN THE BOTTOM PULL TAB PORTION (this will be used for timing purposes for the competitive waves)

NOTE: THIS NUMBER IS NON-TRANSFERABLE. ONLY YOU CAN WEAR THIS RACE NUMBER AND ONLY ON YOUR SCHEDULED RACE DAY AND DESIGNATED WAVE START TIME.

BIB Pick-up

Pick up bib at the Athlete check-in table just outside the venue.
MUST show valid ID.

Pin your race number on your FRONT stomach or chest area – we have race photographers throughout the course and it will be easier to locate your photos if we can read your bib number!

NOTE: THIS NUMBER IS NON-TRANSFERABLE – ONLY YOU CAN WEAR THIS RACE NUMBER AND ONLY ON YOUR SCHEDULED RACE DATE AND DESIGNATED WAVE START TIME.

 


CLEAR BAG POLICY

MCB Camp Pendleton takes great pride in keeping our Patrons safe so we will be requiring ALL participants and spectators at our race to use clear bags for all their gear. For security purposes, no one will be allowed to enter the venue area unless all items are clearly visible in a clear backpack or bag.
We will have clear bags available in our parking lots on race morning – FREE of charge . (Limited to one bag per participant)


T-SHIRT PICKUP

T-shirt pick up  must be done prior to the race.
T-shirts will not be available after the race.

 bag Check-in

There is a bag check-in area to drop off your gear while you race. Please don’t wait until the last minute to secure your gear or you will be waiting in a long line and risk missing your wave start .


Parking and Shuttles

We recommend that you ARRIVE AT THE MAIN GATE NO LATER THAN 2-3 hours
prior to your race wave start time.

General Parking Free

Free General parking is located across from the Air Station. Race staff will direct you to bus shuttle locations.

Free parking and shuttle are available starting  from 6am.

VIP Parking

VIP parking is available with VIP package purchase.
VIP parking is located a few steps away from the venue
at Lake O’Neill Road

(Please have your VIP parking pass displayed).

Preferred parking $20

Preferred parking passes are limited and subject to availability.
Parking is less than a mile away from venue. Preferred parking is .8 miles from the race site. No shuttles available.

 

Click map to get directions


THE MUDDY RACE RULES

No dogs or strollers on the course. No outside alcohol, coolers, food, canopies, tents, or large umbrellas allowed ANYWHERE in the venue.
Only service dogs allowed in venue area (leashed and vested)


RESULTS AND AWARDS

Unofficial results for the top finishers will be posted just outside the venue at approximately 10am. The awards ceremony for the top three overall winners of the 10K competitive wave is scheduled for 10:30am. Individual awards will be available for pick- up after 11am at the awards tent next to the Mud Run Store.

KID’S MUD RUN

Please have your child at the start line 15 minutes prior to their race start. Parents are NOT ALLOWED to participate in the kid’s run unless child has special needs. Please allow the kids to enjoy their race running with their peers. NOTE: All Kid’s Mud Run participants will receive a finisher’s medal, they do not get a race t- shirt but can purchase kid’s apparel in the Mud Run Store. For safety reasons age limit for kids is 6-12 years old.


CAMPING

Camping option only available to base patrons

Camp at Beautiful Lake O’Neill and walk to the venue on race morning! Lake O’Neill Recreational Park at Camp Pendleton offers fishing, hiking, water crafts, rowboats, RV and tent camping. Click here to email the camp office for reservation info and pricing

For race questions click here