Celebrate this Leap Year extra day with a leap around Greenlake! Make the most of your extra day by burning some extra calories.
Participate in the 5K race or 1 mile race or combine the two to go the extra mile!
Costume contest: Come as your favorite leaping animal, superhero or anything to do with leaping! Prizes for top costumes.
Long leap contest: Stretch your legs after the race in the long leap competition. Longest two leaps get a prize!
February 29, 2020
8:30am - Registration and packet pick up opens
9:00am - Costume contest
9:15am - 1 Mile Start
9:30am - 5K Start
9:45am - Leap Day Party!
10:15am - Long Leap Competition
Location: Greenlake Park
Start and Finish next to the Community Center
7201 E Greenlake Drive N Seattle, WA 98115
This will be an un-timed event
1 Mile: $15
Go the Extra Mile Combo (both the 1 Mile and 5K): $40
All registrants get a race shirt, commemorative bib and access to finish line party with live DJ and snacks!
Go the Extra Mile combo participants will get a special
"I went the extra mile" pin
Question: Can we bring our pups?
Answer: Yes, we just ask that you line up in the back of the starting area.
Question: Can we bring our strollers?
Answer: Yes, we just ask that you line up in the back of the starting area
Question: Can we walk the whole thing?
Answer: Yes! Of course
Question: Will we be timed and will there be awards?
Answer: Nope, this is a non-competitive event.
Question: Will there be any photographers taking photos?
Answer: Yes! With free downloads after the race!
Question: Does any of our race registration go to a non-profit?
Answer: Yes! Our nonprofit partner is Redeeming Soles, a shoe collection organization. Please consider bringing your gently used shoes to donate on race day.
Question: What do we get with our registration?
Answer: A race shirt, a commemorative bib, a fully supported course, free event photos, free gear check, access to the after party with drinks, Extra Gum and snacks.
Question: Will there be aid stations?
Answer: Yes, we will have one aid station for the 5K course but none for the 1 mile
Creates opportunity and dignity through providing footwear to all in need.
Redeeming Soles is committed to providing proper footwear both directly to underprivileged men, women and children throughout the Pacific Northwest.
Redeeming Soles distributes footwear on a monthly basis to these local organizations while also adding more organizations as the need arises.
Growing an organization that acts as a model for those in other areas of the United States also wanting to provide both footwear and foot care to the needy.
Redeeming Soles collects new and used footwear via shoe drives (such as its annual Shoe Harvest) and local drop off locations. All the footwear is stored at Redeeming Soles’ 1,800 square-foot distribution center where it is sorted by gender, cleaned and boxed for pickup by local organizations. Redeeming Soles has drop off locations throughout the Seattle area and you can also bring your gently loved shoes to race day!
Do you have questions or comments about the event? Do you need special accommodations? Send us a message, and we will get back to you as asap!
7201 East Green Lake Drive North, Seattle, Washington 98115, United States