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December 24, 2022
Fountain Valley, CA
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About The Chasing Santa
The Chasing Santa half marathon in Fountain Valley, California is a holiday-themed race that takes place on 24 December 2022. The 13.1 mile route offers a scenic tour of the city and its surrounding areas, including an out and back loop along the Santa Ana River Trail. The course also passes by several iconic landmarks such as Mile Square Park, Huntington Beach Pier, and Bolsa Chica State Beach.
The scenery during this time of year is truly breathtaking – vibrant green trees and shrubs line the trails while golden sunshine glimmers off the ocean waves crashing against the shoreline. This backdrop creates an incredibly peaceful atmosphere for runners to enjoy throughout their journey.
Since it’s wintertime in California at this time of year, participants can expect cooler temperatures than usual with highs around 65 degrees Fahrenheit (18 Celsius). That makes for perfect running weather! And if you bring layers with you, you’ll be able to stay warm before and after your run too.
Of course there will be plenty of festive cheer from both fellow runners as well as cheering crowds along the sidelines who are out supporting their family members or friends taking part in this special event. There will also be live music playing throughout certain parts of the course so that everyone can get into even more of a celebratory spirit!
There really isn’t another race quite like Chasing Santa – not only do you get to experience some great sights along your run but you also have fun festivities that make it feel special from start to finish! This is definitely one half marathon not to miss if you plan on being around Fountain Valley come December 2022!