what's coming up?

All pre-registrants before June 21st will receive a t-shirt with their registration. After this date you are likely to receive a shirt, but sizes will be limited to what is on hand

5k Timed Race

$30.00 per participant


10kTimed Race

$40.00 per participant


1k Little Firecracker Dash

$15 per participant

If you’d prefer to register by mail Send your Registration form and Check to Ladera Legs attn: Freedom Run at the Ranch, 28 Wood Barn Rd, Ladera Ranch, CA 92694.

For printable registration form CLICK HERE (Adobe Acrobat format).

registration fees




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We pride ourselves in personalization and relationships with anyone that partners with us.  Hence, welcome to the Freedom Run family is the first thing out of our mouths.  Let us help grow your brand!

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Title Sponsor for 2023

Podium Sponsors for 2023

Contributing Sponsors for 2023



Laura’s House


James Henry Ransom Foundation


NEGU - Jessie Rees Foundation


Timing and Results


The Freedom Run is professionally timed event for the 5k and 10k events, the kids 1k is not a timed event.  In order to receive a timed result you must wear your bib number on the front of your shirt.  If you questions about placement please ask a volunteer at packet pickup.  Results will be posted after the event at www.

Race Number and Timing Chip


The timing chip will be attached to your racing bib.  You will be need to attach this to your t-shirt in order to receive a time at the event.

* Race is in a residential area, please be respectful of neighborhood and it's residents by policing your trash.



A Ladera Ranch tradition - The Freedom Run on the Ranch is returning to an in person event with the regular kids 1k, 5k and 10k runs.  The event provides our community the ability to support local charities through the race registration proceeds and sponsorship opportunities.  We encourage all to enjoy this great opportunity to celebrate our national holiday and have a little fun while running the streets of your community.  We will  have several festivities to support the runners and non-participants at the event with a pancake breakfast and sponsor vendor area during the morning event.  Please help us celebrate the 4th of July festivities and raise awareness and much needed support to the charities.


Kids Firecracker 1k - Fun Run/Race for the kids around Founder's Park - Race will be on the streets around Founders park and will finish at the archway on Avendale & Daisy Street – this is not a timed event.


5k Race/Run will be on the original course - Road closures will be in place and marked for you.   You are running at your own risk and practice social distancing. Please make sure to be mindful of others in the area. Stay safe at all times and Happy 4th of July.


10k Race/Run will be on the original 5k course and you run it twice - Road closures will be in place and marked for you.   You are running at your own risk and practice social distancing. Please make sure to be mindful of others in the area. Stay safe at all times and Happy 4th of July.


Please note all rules apply and please no rollerblades, bicycles, electric bicycles, scooters, headphones, and pets.  Remember the race is in a residential area. Please be respectful of the neighborhood and it’s residents by policing your trash.



day-of-event  reg

You are will be able to register at packet pickup location on July 3rd or at the event location on July 4th.  Please note that you will not be guaranteed a t-shirt for late registration


race packet pick-up

Pick-up your race packet from Board and Brew & Mama’s located in Mercantile West Shopping Center – Ladera Ranch - July 3rd from 11:00 to 5:00



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17th Annual Freedom Run July 4th 2023