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The Enormous Elephant Run 5K-

March 10 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm


Come Join Ainsley at the Enormous Elephant Run 5k -Sponsored by the Sheldrick Wild Life Trust Foundation and Renegade Race Series!!!

The Enormous Elephant Run
March 10, 2018
1 Crystal Springs Trail and Picnic Area
4730 Crystal Springs Drive,
Griffith Park, Los Angeles, CA 90027
Event Begins: 0900am Meet Up time: 0800am



Please be aware parking at our race location is extremely limited! We strongly advise arranging to carpool or rideshare with Uber, Lyft, etc. for easy drop off.

No storage is provided at our race location so we advise participants to only bring items they can carry with them. DSWT accepts no responsibility or liability for any personal belongings at the race.

What is The Enormous Elephant Run: Freestyle?
Whether you choose to wear an elephant suit, a tutu, regular running gear, or whatever your style, we can’t wait to dash to the finish line with you in an effort to bring awareness and much needed support to the conservation programs of The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. Kids and dogs welcome! Participation is limited, so register today and lend your voice (and your feet!) for the future of elephants and wildlife of Africa!

Should I fundraise if I’ve already paid a registration fee?
We appreciate all of the contributions runners make to The Enormous Elephant Run: Freestyle. Your registration fee covers the cost of organizing and hosting this year’s event, while your fundraising efforts and team building benefits the elephants in our care and those living wild.

Where can I collect my registration packet from?
Early packet pick up will be available on Friday, March 9th at Fleet Feet from 4pm to 8pm. Their address is: 1516 W. Magnolia Blvd, Burbank, CA 91506. Packet pick up will open on Race day at 7:45 AM at our event location. Onsite registration available.

What shall I wear?
Wear your running gear, ellie costume, tutus or whatever you fancy to show your support for elephants! There is no place to change, so please come dressed and ready to go.

What time does the race start?
The race starts promptly at 9:00 AM. We’ll be setting off in waves with runners first, joggers next and walkers, families, and dog walkers last.

How old do you have to be to take part?
The run does not have any age restrictions, but it is a 5K, so be mindful that it is a bit of a distance.

Is the Run timed?
Yes, however, we have plenty of people walking and strolling… so no rush. All physical abilities are welcome!

Do you offer a training pack?
Yes! Download our ‘couch to 5k’ training plan or head over to our Training page to find out more about the benefits of running and some top tips ahead of training.

What should I bring to the Run with me?
• Think comfortable clothes that are suited for a 5k walk or run.
• Travel light.
• Bring a bottle of water to keep you hydrated.
What type of facilities are available?
• Toilets are available at the start/ finish area
• Four legged friends are encouraged to join for an additional fee of $10
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Ainsley’s Angels of America in Southern California


4730 Crystal Springs Drive, Griffith Park, Los Angeles, CA 90027
4730 Crystal Springs Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
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