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San Diego 'Jingle Bell Walk/Run' For Arthritis 2012


  • WHEN Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 7 a.m.
  • WHERE Balboa Park, (Visitors Center) 1549 El Prado , San Diego
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  • AGES All ages
  • COST $20 - $40

On Saturday, December 15th, come to the 20th Annual San Diego “Jingle Bell Run/Walk” for Arthritis! The Opening Ceremonies will begin at 7:00 a.m.

6:30 – 8:00 a.m. – Registration, Health & Wellness Expo
8:00 a.m. – 5K Run Begins
8:05 a.m. – 5K Walk Begins
9:15 a.m. – “Run With The Elves” 1K fun run for children 6-12 years

All morning – Kids Zone, Family Tent with hot chocolate, cookies, coffee, gingerbread decorating contest, beer garden costume contest, best pet costume, medal, trophies and prizes.

At the Event:
• Wear a holiday-themed costume; an event for the whole family
• Registered participants will receive bells to tie on your shoelaces
• Route begins at 6th Avenue and Quince, Balboa Park West; Park at Inspiration Point (Old Navy Hospital), 34800 Bob Wilson Drive and take shuttle to site
• Form a team with friends, family or co-workers and do something fun for a great cause
• Choose a 5K Run or a 5K Walk; “Run With The Elves” 1K fun run for children 6-12 years old
• Honorees: Youth Honoree Alexandra Ochoa, 14 years old; Medical Honoree Puja Chitkara, M.D., Rheumatologist

Registration & Contact Information: Fee $35 for adults; $20 for children (before Thanksgiving). Please register your team or yourself at: or by calling the local office at (858) 492-1090.

About the San Diego Jingle Bell Run/Walk
Kick off your holiday by helping others. The Arthritis Foundation’s First Annual Los Angeles Jingle Bell Run/Walk helping the nation’s 50 million adults and 300,000 children who suffer from arthritis. Funds raised go toward research for a cure.

Location: Balboa Park West, 6th Avenue and Quince, Google Map

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending. Check local COVID-19 restrictions and updates.

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