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Date:  Sunday, October 2, 2022

Start Times:

All Ages, Men: 9:00am

All Ages, Women: 9:30am

Boys (15&Under): 10:00am

Girls (15&Under): 10:30am

Registration Fee:  $30 Online Pre-Purchase, $35 Day of Event

**$10 Discount for Elementary, Middle School, 15&younger Club Team Members.

100% of proceeds support the Halfmoon Bay High School XC team and qualify as a charitable donation.

HMBHS Boosters Tax ID: 27-2179641

The Artichoke XC Race is open to the public for the first time in its 51-year history.  Come run this historic coast-side course and compare your time against the best XC runners past and present.  The course is 2.33 miles of grass, asphalt, dirt paths, muddy areas, synthetic track, gravel road, down hills, flats, hay bales, a couple of tree groves, and Cougar Hill.  All the good stuff you’re looking for in a true cross country course.

Awards Given to All Finishers

Directions:  Half Moon Bay High School is located ¼ mile north of downtown Half Moon Bay on Lewis Foster Drive, off Main Street.



Course Length:  2.33 miles

Click on the map to see it full size: Arichoke Map

Please Read the Registration Waiver:

By registering for this event, I acknowledge and agree that running a cross country race is a potentially hazardous activity, which could cause injury or death. I will not enter and participate unless I am medically able and properly trained I certify that I am medically able to perform this event, and am in good health, and I am properly trained.  I assume all risks associated with running in this event, including but not limited to: falls, physical contact with other participants, volunteers, race personnel, and spectators. I assume all risks including: the effects of the weather; high heat and/or humidity and/or freezing cold temperatures. 

Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my entry, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release the Cabrillo School District, The Boosters  and all individuals directly and indirectly involved with the Artichoke Race and all event sponsors, their representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event, even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver.  

By registering for this event, I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use my photographs, motion pictures, recordings or any other record of this event for any legitimate purposes. 

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  • Please submit a registration for each runner.
  • Registration Fee includes a Custom Artichoke Medal! 
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Brochure and Forms

Membership and Donation Form

Cougar Boosters Annual Event - Family Sponsor Form (coming soon)

Cougar Boosters Annual Event - Business Sponsor Form (coming soon)

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