Chasing the Sun, Heidi Run

2nd Annual Chasing the Sun, Heidi Run

Welcome to the official "Chasing the SUN, Heidi Run" information page featuring a 5K and One Mile fun run for kids. In 2015 the Heidi Run was able to donate $12,000 in scholarship for Rocklin and Whitney High School XC runners (to see the recipients of 2014 see the tab "scholarships" on the home page).   
We are pleased to be holding the 2nd Annual Heidi Run. 

Monday, February 16th, 2015
(President's Day)
5K starts at 9:00AM with One Mile Fun Run to follow
New Location: Spring View Middle School ( 5040 Fifth Street, Rocklin, CA)

We would like to thank our many sponsors from 2014 (listed below) and we will be updating with our current sponsors. 
If interested in sponsoring for 2015 please contact Paige at

2014 Sponsors 

  • Scandia Fun-Center is our lead sponsor and Heidi was the babysitter for owner Steve Baddley’s family.  Scandia is donating a VIP wristband to every race packet.  It is a $20 value. 
  • Golfland- SunSplash where Heidi was a life guard for 2 years.
  • Prime-Wok where Heidi loved to eat.
  • Alexander-Martin orthodontist, very close family friends and our orthodontist
  • Aloha Endodontics , Heidi cleaned the office with her sisters, and family friends
  • Liz Hunter, Keller Williams Realtor, been very generous to our family
  • Rocklin Family Practice and Sports Medicine: Dr. Harris, Dr. Ooi, and Dr. Chima, Heidi’s doctor’s office
  • Nemecorp Silk Screeners, silk screener for Heidi’s uncles business is supplying the shirts at cost.
  • Scott Yuill State Farm Agent
  • The Dailey Method, will be raffling a 3 month unlimited package (value $400+) and each runner receives a complimentary class card in their race packet (Value $18)
  • Strikes Bowling- free bowling with shoes for four people.
  • Katie Hughes Photography: Katie is the photographer that took all the beautiful senior photos of Heidi that are professionally done.  We are grateful to have them. Katie is raffling a certificate redeemable for a Signature Portrait Sessions & a $250 print credit (value $375).
  • CX Fitness – cards in race packets
  • Crunch- raffling a One year crunch membership with a t-shirt, towel, water bottle and key chain.
  • Steiber’s Sweet Shoppe in The Fountains will be the location for race packet pick up
  • Paul Martin’s American Grill: each runner will get a $10 gift card in their race packet
  • Mr. Pickle will be supplying sandwiches at finish line for runners
  • The Pizza Place will be supplying pizza for runners at finish line
  • Krispy Kreme donuts at finish line!!
  • Fleet Feet: donating either prizes for finishers or raffle! Heidi bought a lot of shoes here.
  • Safeway is furnishing water at the finish line.
  • European Wax Center is donating the race bags.
All proceeds go to Rocklin and Whitney XC scholarships.
Inspiration for the name of the race came from the song Chasing the Sun by Sara Bareilles:


1 comment:

  1. What a beautiful way to honor your daughter. And thank you. ~Rebekah, PE survivor.