Golden Valley Harriers

GVH is a running club located in Davis, CA dedicated to promoting running in the community. Members come in all shapes and sizes—from elite ex-college runners to folks who are just starting to run and everything in between. The club is organized as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Donations to the club are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Our Tax ID# is 14-1841731.

2020 Membership: We are starting our membership drive for the next calendar year. Information is at the link in the left margin or here.

You donate directly to the club general fund or to specific activities: Hit Donate

Everyone and anyone is welcome to come out and run with us, but we appreciate a positive attitude. (Please note that our RRCA insurance requires that runners under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.)

GVH meets for workouts at Fleet Feet Sports, 615 2nd Street, Davis, CA (Map, Fleet Feet website). Group runs are on Tuesdays (5:45 pm), Thursdays (5:55 pm) and Saturdays (8 am). An informal group in GVH meets at the UC Davis track on Thursday mornings at 8 am. For more details, go to the Workouts and Events page.

Announcements (1/26):


This is Winter??? Temps in the 60's, green vegetation, with it a bit lighter outside to start the weekly workouts... makes you wonder!

Bjornloppet cross country ski race, Bear Valley, Sat. Feb 8th (https://www.bvadventures.com/events/47-annual-bjornloppet-xc-ski-race ). If you don't want to race, you can still come and ski. Contact Jim Farrar if interested in joining him.

Valentine's Day informal social gathering, Feb 14, 6pm, Sudwerks. What is more romantic than spending time with running friends at a beer and wine bar? Consider joining your fellow GVH'ers before your evening date(s) . Hot shot bakers, Andrea B and Lilly are providing sweet treats. (Brew, wine or food is on you). Watch for more Fun Friendship Fridays at different locations each month!

Quarterly Club Meeting, Feb. 21, 6 pm, Village Pizza & Grill, Upstairs. A second opportunity this month to scrutinize your fellow runners non-running apparel! Join us for complementary pizza and beverages while you get an update on our club activities.

Davis Stampede Pacers, Sun, Feb 23 - Volunteers are needed to pace the Davis Stampede Half Marathon. We're looking for pacers for each five-minute increment between 1:30- and 3:00-hour finishing times. So plenty of pacing opportunities for speedsters as well as for those of us who run at a more fun pace. See the e-mail sent out with a link to the Google doc to sign up.

GVH workouts for the week: See the weekly e-mail from Craighton and/or check the Weekly Workouts page.

2020 Membership: Membership information is at the link on the left margin or here.

Contact Us



Mailing Address:

Golden Valley Harriers

P.O. Box 454

Davis, CA 95617-454


Join our facebook group.

Running Gear for purchase

GVH Trucker Hat Sample

GVH Gear, Trucker Hat with black bill and mesh, with white foam front with navy and red logo available for $20:

Payments via PayPal (if you are directed back to the page, the cap is sold out) or check (to GVH, indicate "Trucker" Cap on your check) ....while supply lasts!