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.


11/10 e-mail from GVH President, Mike Johnson:

GVH'ers, we're awarding our Western States entry slot to Scott Sambucci for 2020! Scott is a board member this year and for 2020, and he coordinates our Christmas parties these past two years. Scott is an avid triathlete and ultra-runner and is totally committed to giving his all come June! Say congrats when you see him next!

Q4 Club Meeting, Tuesday, Nov 12, 7:15 after the workout. Village Pizza, 4th & G. Pizza and beverages supplied.

2020 Club Renewals are ready for you to check off that list! Visit this website to renew.

PAUSATF Regional XC Race, Sunday, Nov. 17....contact your XC captain to arrange for carpools. Info and registration www.pausatf.org/cross-country/ $30 until Nov. 4, $35 after until Nov. 11 online.

Davis Turkey Trot Half Marathon, Saturday, Nov. 23. We'll have the GVH tent in place for you to stash your gear - thanks to all our pacers running this day!

GVH Christmas Party, Saturday, Dec. 14, Davis Community Church, we need your volunteerism! Let Scott know if you can step up again or if you want to get involved for the first time. Contact Scott, scottsambucci@gmail.com

Race Discounts:

Capitol 5k (CIM race weekend), Saturday, Dec. 7. Use code AmbassLiz20 for 15% off online registration.


Super Sunday Run, Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020, Use code AmbassLiz20 for 15% off online registration. Registration at www.runsra.org.

Napa Valley Marathon, Half, 5K, Sunday, March 1 - use code NVMJUAN for $10 off registration. For more info: https://napavalleymarathon.org/race-information/

Sactown 10 Mile Run, Sunday, April 5, 2020 . AmbassLiz20 for 15% off online registration. Registration at www.runsra.org.

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


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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!