Dirty Kid Obstacle Race

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RESULTS: Results – Preliminary Dirty Kids Oct. 2019

Results are now “Official” as of Oct. 18.

WAVE START TIMES:  Posted Wave Starts Dirty Kid (as 2pm 10-11)

If you do not see your child’s name please call or email. POSTED WITH ADDITIONS AS OF 2PM 10-11.  (916) 222-3831. scaudle@fairytaletown.org

COURSE DESCRIPTION, ENTRY AND TIPS: Dirty Kid Course 2019 Tips & Race Information

Fitness should be fun!  Join us for our inaugural Dirty Kid Obstacle Race. Youth ages 6-15 will race in a half-mile course with 10-15 obstacles, including MUD!

Obstacles can vary. There will be over, under, carry, crawl and of course mud. Obstacles will not have a high degree of difficulty. Youth will run in “waves” of 6-12 persons. Course will be within and behind the Adventure Playground. The permanent Obstacle Course within the Playground will not be part of the course.

Starting times will be approximately 2-10 minutes per wave (passing will happen). Wave times will be posted below by October 10. Assigned time slots will be within a 30 minute time frame. Awards ceremony will be about 15 minutes after the final racer. Awards will be given to the top three in each age division: 6-8 Years  –  9-12 Years  –  13-15 Years.


Saturday, October 12, 2019
10 AM – 12 PM (wave times assigned)
Maple Neighborhood Center, 3301 37th Ave.  Sacramento, CA 95824
Racers must be 6 – 15 years of age


Race Only: $10 per person
Training Program, T-Shirt & Race: $40 per person
T-Shirt (add-on): $10 per shirt

Age Groups: 6-8 years old, 9-12 years old, and 13-15 years old

All proceeds support the operation of the Sacramento Adventure Playground.

Online registration closes October 10 at 11:59 PM.
Online sales of the Dirty Kid Obstacle Race t-shirt ends Saturday, September 28
Registration will be open the day-of the race, and a limited number of t-shirts will be available for purchase.


Register Online via EventBrite

Dirty Kid Obstacle Race 2019 Information

You can also register using the following forms:

Registration Form (Word):  Obstacle Course Enrollment Form 2019 (Word)

Registration Form (pdf):  Obstacle Course Enrollment Form 2019 (pdf)

How to turn in the registration form & payment:
1. Register and pay at the Sacramento Adventure Playground.
2. Mail in the registration form with a check or cash to the Sacramento Adventure Playground.
3. Email the form to scaudle@fairytaletown.org then call the Sacramento Adventure Playground at (916)-222-3831 for payment.


Start will be in Waves approximately 2-10 minutes apart.

Wave times will be posted by October 10.


Obstacle Course racing is the new fun fitness trend! Get ready for the race during the Saturday Training Program. The Program will cover the typical obstacles, tips and how to handle unknowns. Price includes the Race on October 12 as well as a T-Shirt. Other recommended races will be at the parents’ discretion, registration, transportation, cost, etc.. Staff will be participating in some of the recommended races (on the adult course). Youth races are usually about 1 mile with 10-15 obstacles, most have mud.

Training Program Dates: September 7, 13, 21 & 28 and October 5
Training Program Time: 1-2 PM
Training Program Fee: $40 (includes training program, race registration and t-shirt)


If cancelled by September 27 (15 days from the start date), and administrative fee of $5 per participant will be charged. Cancellations made September 28 or after are not eligible for a refund.


After the race, the fun continues at the Maple Neighborhood Center’s annual Community Fun Day from 12 – 4 PM.


Thank you for your interest in volunteering.  We have received an abundance of support for this event and all slots are filled.  We are in need of volunteers for the Community FUN Day event this same day (11:30-4pm).  Email Emily Tong  etong@fairytaletown.org