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Frequently asked questions

Where is this race located? The race is located in Calabasas, California starting at the Las Virgenes Municipal Water District parking lot ~ 4232 Las Virgenes Road, Calabasas, Ca 91302

Where can I stay? Here are a few local hotels if you wanna stay while you play -  Homewood Suites by Hilton 28901 Canwood St, Agoura Hills, CA 91301 www.hilton.com (818) 865-1000 *  Hampton Inn & Suites 30255 Agoura Rd, Agoura Hills, CA 91301 www.hilton.com (818) 597-0333 or Sheraton Hotel 30100 Agoura Rd, Agoura Hills, CA 91301 www.sheratonagourahills.com (818) 707-1220

Where will packet pick up be and when? Pre-race packet pickup will take place at Fleet Feet Sports in Westlake Village on Friday, March 6 from 4 PM - 7 PM. Fleet Feet Sports is located at 982 S. Westlake Blvd. Westlake Village, Ca 91361 ~ 805.379.2312 Otherwise, you may pick up your bib on race day morning starting at 6:30 AM. Race day pickup will be located at the Las Virgenes Municipal Water District ~ 4232 Las Virgenes Road, Calabasas, Ca 91302. Directly across from the Church in the Canyons parking area.

Where should I park? Parking will be at the Church in the Canyon parking lot located at: 4235 Las Virgenes Road Calabasas, Ca 91302 Parking donation is suggested at $2 per car. Please bring your money with you to pickup your bib. We'll have a collection basket. All monies collected will go directly to the Church as our way of saying thanks for sharing your space. Otherwise you may park on Willow Glen Street. You are responsible for your own vehicle, so please be mindful of any street parking regulations and times. Please bring your donation to the bib pickup table.

Is there a time limit for either race? Yes. There is an 8 hour time limit for both races. However, if you are running the 42K race and have not reached the Water drop at the top of the Bark Park trail (at the end of the first loop) by 11:00 AM (3.5 hours from race start) you will be sent back down the Bark Park trail and given a finishing time for the 22K race.

Do all runners receive finishing medals? YES!!! Every registered runner receives an awesome finishing medal with one of a kind artwork designed from the "Four Horseman" pictographs found only in the Santa Monica Mountains!!!

Do all runners receive race tech shirts? NO!!! We have lowered our registration fees, so you can save. We have given you the option to buy a Race Tech Shirt at an additional fee of $20.00 when you register by March 29th!!! It will be a very cool, quality technical race shirt as you are accustomed to at socalultrarunning events. We've simply given you the option to save or spend.

Where is the nearest Starbucks? It is located at: 26531 Agoura Road; Calabasas, CA 91302 Hours of operation are: 5:00 am - 9:00 pm Woot-woot!!!

Can I wear headphones? We recommend no headphones. If you must, please be courteous to others by only wearing one bud at a time, so you can hear your fellow runner. This course is 95% single track, so some sections are difficult to pass. Please and thank you. The course will also be open to the public and Saturdays are popular with mountain bikers, runners and hikers.

What if the event is cancelled? If the race should be cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances, we will try to reschedule for a future date and roll everyone's registrations to the future date. 

Can my family & friends watch? This course is not a spectator friendly race. There is only one place where family or friends can see you and it is nearly at the finish area. 

Are there any refunds if I cannot race? No. However, you can roll your entry fee to another one of socalultrarunning's events.