Annual Centanni-Cottle Memorial 5K Run/Walk

6th Annual Centanni-Cottle Memorial 5K Run/Walk

Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 9:00AM

5241 Fairmont Blvd, Yorba Linda, CA 92886

Please join us on the roads of beautiful Yorba Linda, California as we come together to honor the service and sacrifice of our hometown heroes, United States Marines; Lance Corporal Rick Centanni and Sergeant Major Robert “RJ” Cottle.

The Centanni-Cottle Memorial 5K winds 3.5 miles through Rick and Robert’s hometown of Yorba Linda, California. The 5k route passes by all three schools Rick attended, starting just south of Fairmont Elementary and continues south down Fairmont Boulevard past Bernardo Yorba Middle School then west on Esperanza Road and finally north on Kellog Drive ending at Esperanza High School.

T-shirts, memorial wristbands and other items to the first 800 participants. Entry fee is non refundable.

Proceeds benefit the Rick Centanni Memorial Fund, Kaila Cottle Trust in memory of her father SgtMaj Robert J. Cottle, Semper Fi Fund, Wounded Warrior Project, The American Legion, Fisher House and one additional military based charity of the Executive Board’s choosing.


$40 pre-registration until March 18, 2017, $45 post–entry and on race day, $20 for students and military, free for children under the age of 12.

  • $40 for Adults | $45 on Race Day
  • $20 for Military and Students | $25 on Race Day

2018 Entry Form & Waiver | .pdf download


Event Schedule



Course map

USA Track & Field Map Route Link 

Centanni-Cottle 5K Countdown

Video courtesy of Kurt Strand


If you would like to be a race sponsor and have your company name displayed here, please contact us at info@rickcentanni.org

2018 Sponsors

  • Can Do Chefs
  • Credit Union of Southern California
  • Law Offices of Mark Peacock
  • Alvarez Investments
  • Esperanza High School Football
  • Esperanza High School Football Boosters
  • KBI & Associates
  • Traffic Management Inc.
  • Harvey’s Barber Shop | Pahrump, NV
  • Orchard Supply & Hardware
  • Garden Gate Florist
  • Fullerton Photographics
  • Trader Joe’s | Yorba Linda, CA
  • Skinworks by Mindy
  • Stater Brothers | Placentia, CA
  • Advanced Equipment Corp.
  • Elite Aquatics Sports Team, EAST
  • Mike Raahauge Shooting Enterprises
  • STLN Bikes BMX
  • Mercer Estates Winery | WA
  • Rite Aid | Yorba Linda, CA
  • Yorba Linda Water District
  • Joaquin’s Mexican Restaurant | Yorba Linda, CA
  • Santa Ana Police Officers’ Association
  • Santa Ana Police Department
  • Santa Ana Police Department SWAT
  • Los Angeles Police Department
  • Los Angeles Police Department SWAT
  • Orange County Sheriffs Department
  • Anaheim Police Department
  • Police Explorers & Cadets
  • Santa Ana Police Athletic & Activity League