36th Annual Bidwell Classic Benefits Local Athletes

Submitted to the WPR

Chico Running Club and Under the Sun Events present the 36th Annual Bidwell Classic, happening Saturday, March 3. This year’s event features a 5k Run/Walk, Half Marathon and Half Marathon Relay. The festivities start at 8:40 am with the 5k and half-marathon starts at 9:00 am.

The 36th Bidwell Classic is a signature Chico and major fundraiser for local high school cross-country teams. Both courses start in lower Bidwell Park near One Mile Recreation Area. The 5k race takes a short loop in lower park with a turn at Cedar Grove. Half-marathoners and the first leg of the half-marathon relay start in lower park and head up to Manzanita Avenue before looping back on Peterson Drive. The half-marathon relay exchange is at near the half-marathon starting line. ■

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