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13th Annual Daffodil Run Sunday

With the arrival spring comes the blooming of the Daffodils and with the daffodils comes the Daffodil Run. Sunday marks the 13th Annual Daffodil Run in Penn Valley. Race Director, Gene Gilligan, says the event includes a 10K run, a 5K run, a 5k walk and children’s mad dash at Western Gateway Park.
Click here to listen to Gene Gilligan

Gilligian expects between 400 and 500 participants in this year’s Daffodil Run.

The Daffodil Run is also the first of 11 running events for the Gold Country Grand Prix.
Click here to listen to Gene Gilligan

Points are awarded for each race that goes towards an ovearll championship for each age group.

You can register for the Daffodil Run online at Active.com, or at pre-packet pickup events Saturday morning at the Penn Valley Chamber of Commerce, or Saturday afternoon at Empire Shoes on Mill St in Grass Valley; or you can register Sunday morning at Buttermakers Cottage in Gateway Park beginning at 7:00 AM.

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