The 2016 USC DHOP/Run with a PAAL 5K is coming!

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Online Registration: Click Here!

Paper Registration –> 2016 USC DHOP Run with a PAAL Registration Form with Waiver (Complete & Mail/Email)

Via email, please send completed form to: You will receive an confirmation email with an invoice to pay electronically (PayPal/credit/debit).

Via regular mail (paper registration with a check). Mail to: Montebello PAAL, 1600 West Beverly Blvd., Montebello, CA 90640.

In Person: At PAAL events, at National Night Out (8/2/16) & during regular business hours at the Police Department (please call/email ahead to make arrangements).

When: Saturday, September 10, 2016

Where: Legg Lake at Whittier Narrows Park, 751 South Santa Anita Avenue, South El Monte, California 91733

Check-In & Starting Line is at Picnic Area D8

Free parking (first come, first serve) at the lot on Santa Anita. Lot on Durfee and others are paid lots ($6/vehicle).

5K Early Registration: $35 until 8/2/16 (at National Night Out)

Early registration guarantees t-shirt & goody bag. All others are while supplies last.

5K Regular Registration & Race Day Registration: $40

1K Kid’s Fun Run (12 & younger): $15

Discounts for families & groups. Please email for more information.


Race Day Registration Opens at 6 am

Check-In: 7-7:45 am

Pre-Race Warm Up: 7:30 am

National Anthem & Welcome: 7:45 am

Race Start: 8 am

Awards Presentation & Breakfast Social: 9 am (Awards presented by Montebello Police Chief Kevin McClure & Special Guests)

Booth/Tables/Activities: 7 am – 12 noon

2016 Run Club Group Picture

Can’t run but still want to support USC DHOP & PAAL?

Donate Products or Sponsor DHOP/Run with a PAAL! Click Link –>2016 DHOP Run With a PAAL – Sponsor Letter

Buy a “2016 USC DHOP/Run with a PAAL” t-shirt! ($15) or raffle tickets($2/ticket, Ticket holder does not need to be present to win!)

2016 USC DHOP/Run with a PAAL t-shirts will be available to ship/pick-up in mid-August 2016.

t-shirt pictures coming soon!



Raffle winners will be announced at the post-race social. Winners do not need to be in attendance but need to provide valid contact information & must pick-up the prize from the Montebello Police Station or provide postage for delivery.

Current List of Raffle Prizes (Check back for updates!)

$25 Shell Gas Cards (x 5)

Takeya Thermoflask Bottles

More Coming Soon!

Other Ways to Support USC DHOP & PAAL:

Montebello PAAL

Click Link for PayPal: Donate to PAAL via PayPal! 

Checks can be made payable to: Montebello PAAL & dropped off or mailed to 1600 W. Beverly Blvd., Montebello, CA 90640.

Montebello PAAL Donation Form <–Click to download form

Want to Volunteer to help out with the 2016 USC DHOP/Run with a PAAL 5K?

2016 DHOP/Run with a PAAL Volunteer Waiver <–Click to download

Email completed form to: or via Mail or drop it off at the Police Station, Montebello PAAL, Attn: Kristen or Rosemary, 1600 W. Beverly Blvd., Montebello, CA 90640.

 The Montebello Police Athletic & Activities League (PAAL) is a 501(c)(3) organization and your donation may be tax deductible. Tax ID#46-4368721


Click Link to –> Donate to DHOP (via Make-A-Dent, Inc.)!  or Check Out DHOP’s –> USC DHOP 2016 Go Fund Me Page

Checks can be made payable to: Make A Dent, Inc.

USC DHOP is overseen by Make-A-Dent a 501(c)(3) organization and your donation may be tax deductible. Tax ID# 46-5421363.


Any additional information, please email:

We ran with a PAAL in 2015…did you?

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THANK YOU so much to each and every person who contributed to the first Run with a PAAL 5k run/walk, 1K & Pancake Social! You are AWESOME!

Race Results:

Pictures are uploaded on Flickr & Facebook!

Facebook: /mtbpaal & /runwithapaal

Flickr: Montebello_paal


5K Run Top Team: Montebello Run Club!

5K Top Male: Mark Batres

5K Top Female: Megan Crum

5K – Under 14: 

Male – 1st: Vincent Quezada, 2nd: Zak Vuncanon, 3rd: Timothy Klepzig

Female – 1st: Megan Crum, 2nd: Violeta Gutierrez, 3rd: Fernanda Gonzalez

5K 15 – 19:

Male – 1st: Felipe Loera, 2nd: Erick Espitia, 3rd: Kevin Mendoza Female – 1st: Paloma Tirado, 2nd: Pamela Diaz, 3rd: Bianca Gomez

5K 20 -29:

Male – 1st: Caleb Lodico, 2nd: Diego Cortez, 3rd: Natraun Hnagan Female – 1st: Felicia Garcia, 2nd: Vanessa Marquez, 3rd: Crystal Leon

5K 30 -39:

Male – 1st: Mark Batres, 2nd: Tony Gonzalez, 3rd: Pedro Cano Female – 1st: Victoria Flores, 2nd: Maggie Gomez, 3rd: Beatriz

5K 40 -49:

Male – 1st: Roberto Chavez, 2nd: Alberto Guerrero. 3rd: Armando Iniguez

Female – 1st: Andrea Garcia, 2nd: Norma Gomez, 3rd: Maggali Sanchez

5K 50- 59:

Men – 1st: Martin Vega, 2nd – Andrew Vuncanon, 3rd – Kevin McClure

Female – 1st: Jayne Alcala, 2nd – Kathy McClure

5K 60 – 69:

Male – 1st: Kevin Neff, 2nd: Daniel Solorrano, 3rd: James Roybal Female – 1st: Maria Diaz-Calderon

5K 70+:

Male – 1st: Jesse Miramontez

1K – First Place: Katalina (Coco) Alba

1K – Second Place: Kristopher Combest

1K – Third Place: George Secaida

Pictures from the 2015 race are uploaded on Flickr & Facebook!

Facebook: /mtbpaal & /runwithapaal

Flickr: Montebello_paal

Chief with Coco