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Sat October 14, 2023 Bakersfield, CA 93309 US Directions
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Running with the Angels


12 and under only $20

5K Run-Walk Live

8:30AM PDT - 11:00AM PDT Registration includes online results, printable custom race bib, race joyrace joy with course at Kaiser Permanente Sports Village, and finisher certificate
12 and under only $20

5k Virtual Run-Walk - Run Anywhere

Registration includes online results, printable custom race bib, race joy run anywhere, and finisher certificate


6th Annual Running with the Angels 5K Run\Walk

Honoring angel babies gone too soon while raising awareness for pregnancy and infant loss. All proceeds will be donated to the Noel Alexandria Foundation to continue to provide emotional, educational, and financial resources to families who have been affected by pregnancy and infant loss.

Early Bird Registration:

$35.00 - June 17, 2023-August 18, 2023

Includes Free 5K Sponsor T-shirt



$40.00 - August 19, 2023-October 13, 2023


Same Day Registration:



All T-shirt orders must be submitted by September 1st, 2023




The 5k Run/Walk Race & Virtual Run will begin October 7th 2023 until October 14th, 2023. The Event & Live 5k run/walk Race will be October 14, 2023 @ 7:00 am-11:00 am, Yokuts Park, 4200 Empire Dr Bakersfield, CA 93309. Participants can complete a Live Race at Yokuts Park or Virtually anywhere (out of town, treadmill, neighborhood, etc.) 


*Register Early (before August 19, 2023) to receive free 5K Sponsor t-shirt

*If participants registered after September 1, 2023 t-shirts will not be available for purchase.

*T-shirt deadline is September 1, 2023.


Running with the Angels 5k  Run/Walk Race &  Finale Location: Yokuts Park

Date: October 14, 2023

Time: 7:00am-11:00am

Registration Begins: 7:00am

Program: 8:00am-8:30am

Warm up: 8:30am-9:00am

Race Start Time: 9:00am

Finale & Awards: 10:00am-10:30am


Participants will be able to participate in the following:

*Awards *Butterfly Release Ceremony *Selfie Station with photographer *Honored Angel Babies * Food Vendors


Butterfly Release and Honored Angel Babies will start at 8:00am sharp 

*No Butterflies will be sold for purchase, Only registered participants who lost an Angel Baby will receive a butterfly.

*Baby Names will be honored; Please submit  by September 1, 2023. 


Water stations on the course and post run refreshments will be provided. 


Masks are not required, Sanitation station will be provided. 


Yokuts Park
4200 Empire Dr
Bakersfield, CA US 93309


Please Arrive: No later than 8am

Parking will be available

Course Map



5k Race & Virtual Award Categories: Female & Male

  • 12-under
  • 13-17
  • 18-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60+
  • Largest Team
  • Fastest Team
  • Most Spirited Team
  • Individual Team Fundraiser
  • Top Team Fundraiser

Prizes Awarded for each Age Category, Largest Team/ Group, Individual/Top Team Fundraiser, Most Spirited Team

Pre-Registration Pick Up

All packets that include Running with the Angels merchandise will be available for picked up on the day of the event & during pre-registration.  Non local and virtual participants merchandise will be shipped at no fee. 


Preregistration Pick up

Date: Friday, October 13, 2023

Time: 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Location: Sole 2 Soul Sports 9000 Ming Avenue Ste. K-1, Bakersfield, CA 93311




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Available for Apple and Android devices.

Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Running with the Angels- Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
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