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Sun May 19th, 2024 Fresno, CA 93720 US


Under 18 and 65+, only $35

5k Run/Walk

8:15AM PDT - 10:00AM PDT
Under 18 and 65+, only $35

2 Mile Run/Walk

8:30AM PDT - 10:00AM PDT
Under 18 and 65+, only $35

10 Mile Run

6:30AM PDT - 10:00AM PDT

Breakfast & Garden Only (0.0k)

8:15AM PDT - 10:00AM PDT
Virtual Run


7775 N Friant Rd
Woodward Park - Group Activity Area
Fresno, CA US 93720


The Shinzen Run started over 35 years ago under the direction of Ken Takeuchi and has supported the Shinzen Garden. 

Proceeds will benefit the Shinzen Garden in memory of Ken Takeuchi.

Participants will receive:
  • Finisher Medal
  • T-Shirt
  • Pancake Breakfast
  • Free entry the Shinzen Garden
  • Age Group awards: 6-9, 10-14, 15-19, 20-39, 40-59, 60-69, 70 & up.
  • Small Bonzai plant kit for 1st Place male/female in each age group in the 5k and 10 mile
  • Virtual Run option available (no age group awards)


Early Packet Pickup
Saturday, May 18th 3:00pm-6:00pm
The Bike Shop @ Woodward
9433 N Fort Washington Rd
Fresno, CA  93730
(Friant & Ft. Washington)
Race Day Schedule
Sunday, May 19th, 2024
6:00AM  10 Mile Only Packet Pickup
6:30AM  10 Mile Run Begins
7:00AM   Packet Pickup Opens for 5k and 2 Mile
8:15AM   Gate to Shinzen Garden from the Group Activity Area Opens
8:15AM   Pancake Breakfast Opens
8:15AM   5k Run/Walk Begins
8:30AM   2 Mile Run/Walk Begins
9:15AM   Awards

Pancake Breakfast Included

Breakfast is included for all participants.

Non-Runners/Walkers and friends/family can purchase the Breakfast and Garden option for $15



Venue, Start/Finish Lines

The race starts outside the main gate of the Group Activity Area, just north of the Shinzen Garden, and finishes inside the Group Activity Area. Pancake Breakfast will be served near the finish line.

Course Map: 2 Mile

Course Map: 5k

Course Map: 10 Mile


Volunteers earn a free run, or 50% off any of our multisport events, pancake breakfast and a t-shirt.  

Volunteer codes are transferable and do not expire.

Volunteer twice at the same event to earn two runs, or a free multisport event. 

For example, Volunteering as Course Monitor, and Clean Up earns a free Triathlon.

Click HERE to volunteer.

Part of the Central Valley Runner of the Year Series

The 10 Mile Run is 30pts in the Central Valley Runner of the Year Series

Click HERE for more series information.

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