36th Annual Spirit Run

Sunday, March 17, 2019

Fashion Island, Newport Beach

Event Day Expo

Youth & Fitness Expo & Dog Expo

  • Youth & Fitness Expo with live music, food and beverage including pancake breakfast, youth activities, massage, shopping, health and fitness information, and more.
  • Dog Expo with adoptable pets, free on-site microchip scans and registration for your pets, pet food samples, and more.

Adult & Youth

Running & Walking Events

  • 5 Adult Road Race Events
  • 7 Youth Road Race Events
  • 5k Family Walk and Family Mile
  • Toddler Trot
  • Dog Mile (humans 13 & older with dogs on leashes)
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America's Premier Miler

Steve Scott Paces Leader in a Youth Mile Race

“I have never been in a race with such great enthusiasm and support from the participants. They cheer for everyone from start to finish.” 
— Steve Scott, "America’s Premier Miler," an Olympian who holds the world record for running the most sub-4 minute miles. Since 1983, Steve Scott has warmed up and led the kids in each of their 1/4 - 1- Mile races. Steve also starts the Elite Mile and the Open Mile races for adults.