Register Online Until 7pm August 24

Start Times:

  • 8K Stroller Run 7:25 am
    This race is for individuals running with a stroller (with a child in it). The same person must run with the stroller for the entire duration of the race.
  • 8K Run/Walk/Stroller Walk 7:30 am

Start Location: Reno High School

What Everyone Gets

  • Unique Finisher’s medal
  • Music and a fun vibe
  • FREE 8 oz. smoothie at the finish courtesy of Jamba Juice on W. 5th Street
  • A finish line party with refreshments and a variety of vendors
  • Race bib with chip timing
  • Awards ceremony
  • Free professional photos from Jared Emerson Photography

Race Specials

All race participants get a discount at Reno Running Co. during packet pick-up, race day through September 1. All you have to do is show your 2024 Journal Jog 8K race bib.

Race Shirts

High quality, brand name technical shirts are available for purchase until July 31 – $20.


Our age group and overall awards were created by Shadow Pine Woodworks!

Shadow Pine is a small local Reno business specializing in custom designed wood artwork and adornment. They are committed to providing quality builds, happy customers, and reflecting the mountain culture of Reno/Tahoe in their pieces.

8K Stroller Run
The overall top 3 finishers will receive awards.

8K Run/Walk/Stroller Walk
The overall top 3 female, male and non-binary finishers will receive awards.

The top 3 female, male and non-binary finishers in each age group will receive an award. The age groups will be 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70+.

Time Limits

Participants need to be finished by 9:05 am. If you are not done by that time, you’ll need to move to the sidewalk to complete the event. Streets will no longer be closed.


No pets allowed for this event. We appreciate your cooperation.

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