Annual Centanni-Cottle Memorial 5K Run/Walk

8th Annual Centanni-Cottle Memorial 5K Run/Walk

March 29th, 2020 at 9:00AM

10th Anniversary

24th March 2010 – 24th March 2020

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 for Adults | $45 After March 28th, 2020, 6 pm, and on Race Day
  • $20 for Military and Students, with I.D. | $25 After March 28th, 2020, 6 pm, and on Race Day
  • Children 12 and Under Participate for Free (Still must complete Waiver and T-Shirts will be available for them at $10 each)

2020 Entry Form & Waiver | .pdf download


Event Schedule



Course map

USA Track & Field Map Route Link 

Centanni-Cottle 5K Countdown

Video courtesy of Kurt Strand

“5k Sponsors”

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

Centanni/Cottle 5k Sponsors