COVID 19 Advisory & Precautions

The California Department of Public Health announced it is allowing organized community runs, walks, marathons and triathlons to resume May 1, 2021. As such, the 16th Annual O’side Turkey Trot will take place live in downtown Oceanside on Thanksgiving morning.

All registered participants must sign a consent during the registration process that states, if the State of California changes their stance on mass events, showing proof of vaccination or a negative test 48 hours prior MAY BE REQUIRED. At this time, it is not required to participate however we encourage everyone to get vaccinated.

Specific recommended guidelines from the California Department of Health that Kinane Events may impose on race day include:

  • Staggering wave start times
  • Mandatory mask wearing when in crowded areas such as the start line or in the corrals, this includes children participating in the 5M, 5K and all Kids’ races
  • Limited registration totals

For more information about current mandates, please visit the Covid 19 Resource page.