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Nancy Fox in Calistoga
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START

City of Calistoga/Arrowhead Water HEALTH EXPO 7 am-5 pm
Enjoy exhibitors, Calistoga Balloon's hot air balloon, Cal Mart pastries, House of Bagels, lunch by Erik's DeliCafe, snacks from Annie's, Clif Bar, Kimmie Candy, Kind Snacks, Mamma Chia and SkinnyPop with music and view of the mountains. Teams start every 30 minutes.

ARRIVAL
Van 1 (Runners 1-6) must arrive at the Start one hour prior to start time. Van 2 (Runners 7-12) may skip the start and go to the 1st Van Exchange (Exchange 6), Crosswalk Community Church, 2590 First Street, Napa (for lunch ).

START TIMES
are calculated using runner paces to reduce congestion and predict Exchange openings and closings. View Start Times. There is a $100 ($200 after April 20) fee to request or change a start time.

MERCHANDISE AVAILABLE
Blinking lights, flashlights, hats, reflective vests, shirts, sweatshirts and "CAUTION-RUNNER ON ROAD" signs may be purchased at the Start. Supplies available at Cal Mart, 1491 Lincoln Ave., Calistoga.

CAPTAIN (OR CO-CAPTAIN IF CAPTAIN IS IN VAN 2) MAY CHECK-IN
Baton, bibs, shirts and van numbers must be picked up at the Start:

Fees: must be paid at Solutions.

Donation to Organs R Us: Additional donations and the $600/team minimum donation may be brought to the start. Mailing donations prior to April 15 expedites check-in.

Runner: names must be submitted on the signed Roster/Waiver. To qualify as winners, submasters and masters teams must submit a copy of each runner's driver license.

Safety: Teams must show 2 blinking lights, 2 flashlights, 2 reflective vests and 2 " CAUTION-RUNNER ON ROAD" signs, minimum 17 x 22 inches. Bring or purchase signs ($5 each) at the Start. Write medical history (allergies, medications, illnesses) and contacts on backs of bibs.

Vehicles: 2 vehicles per team are required, maximum 6.5 x 19 feet. No buses, extra vehicles, limousines or motor homes. Vehicles must display team number (provided) on front and rear windows and a rear sign, "CAUTION-RUNNER ON ROAD."

Volunteers: If any runner lives within 50 miles of the course, 2 volunteers, age 16 or older, must register online by April 15 for a 4-5 hour shift. Teams with every runner living more than 50 miles from the course are exempt from the volunteer requirement.

Directions to Start: Belkorp Ag, 1856 Lincoln Ave., Calistoga, CA 94515
From San Francisco Airport (85 miles):
Hwy. 101 N 13 miles to Hwy. 80 to Bay Bridge.
S    Hwy. 80 E 26 miles to Carquinez (toll) Bridge.
S   4.5 miles to Hwy. 37/Columbus Pkwy. Veer L on exit ramp.
S   2.5 miles west on Marine World Pkwy./Hwy. 37.
R   Sonoma Blvd. to Hwy. 29 N 38 miles to Calistoga.
R   Lincoln Ave. 0.7 miles.

From Golden Gate Bridge (70 miles):
Hwy. 101 N 54 miles to Mark West Springs Rd. exit (5 miles north of Santa Rosa).
R   Mark West Springs Rd. 10 miles.
L   Petrified Forest Rd. 4 miles.
R   Hwy. 128/Foothill Blvd. 1 mile.
L   Lincoln Ave. 0.7 miles (through Calistoga).

L=Left, R=Right, S=Straight

 
   
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