DSE hosts more than 40 races per year!

Preview 2014 Race Schedule

Aug
31
Sun

Course Description

Run east along Crissy Field/GG Promenade, exit right across Yacht Harbor parking lot, veer left along diagonal dirt path and left onto Marina Blvd. Run eastbound on Marina Blvd, and complete Marina Green rectangle (left at Webster Street par course, left onto Marina Green Drive, left on Scott Street and right onto Marina Blvd. Return same way to start. Run west along Crissy Field/GG Promenade; Turn around prior to fourth sandy beach access (beyond west end of marsh) and return same way back to East Beach finish.

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Marina Green 5K Course Map

Sep
7
Sun
Lake Merced Half Marathon
Sep 7 @ 8:00 am – 11:15 am

Pre-Registration

$5 for DSE club members, $8 for non-members. After 9/1/14 (and race day): members $8, non-members $10.

Download Mail-In Registration Form or Register Online

Course Description

Start/Finish at the north end Lake Merced Parking Lot (foot of Sunset Blvd). Run 3 clockwise loops around the lake staying entirely on jogging/pedestrian path. The 3rd loop is cut shorter by crossing the “drawbridge” east to west at the southern end of the lake. 

Sep
7
Sun
Lake Merced 4.5M
Sep 7 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am

Course Description

Start/Finish at the north end Lake Merced Parking Lot (foot of Sunset Blvd). Run 1 clockwise loops around the lake staying entirely on jogging/pedestrian path. 

Sep
14
Sun

Course Description

Race starts/finishes at Little Marina Green, Yacht Road parking lot. Run west on Golden Gate Promenade. Just beyond the Warming Hut, turn left and go up the stairs towards the Golden Gate Bridge. Continue on trail under the bridge; run the downhill trail inside the guard rail on Lincoln Blvd. Complete a clockwise Baker Beach trail/sand loop; run past the water treatment plant, then east onto sandy beach to the Sand Ladder, which is 400 yards of a vertical climb. At the top, turn left and return to the start/finish.

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Sep
21
Sun
Oyster Point 10K @ Oyster Point Marina
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Start/Finish:

North of main restroom on Bay Trail bike/pedestrian path, south of main Oyster Point Marina parking lot.

Course Description:

Run northbound on path, make a right turn onto the Bay Trail; stay on the center path that travels through Oyster Cove Marina. Run past hotel complex, over wooden pedestrian bridge. Turnaround along the designated straightway location and return same way to finish. For a very detailed photo tour of the course, click on the link below

http://baytrail.abag.ca.gov/vtour/map2/access/OystrPt/OysterPt.htm

  1. Scroll down the page until you come to the section entitled Oyster Point Marina Park. The approximate start/finish location of the course is the fifth photo down.
  2. After the final photo on this page, click on the link entitled Oyster Cove to Sierra Point.
  3. Scroll down to the section entitled Oyster Cove to resume the photo tour of the course. The turnaround is pictured in the third to the last photo in this section (caption reads “There’s another circular rest area with a drinking fountain”).

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Sep
28
Sun
Lindley Meadow XC 4M
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Start/Finish

Lindley Meadows (across from Spreckles Lake), GG Park 

Course Description

Double 2-mile cross country loop traversing grass, dirt, trails. 

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Oct
12
Sun

Course Description

Run southbound on beach promenade, left onto Rockaway Beach Blvd, right onto Nick Gust Way. Continue over footbridge. Veer right and begin paved bike path. Stay on path crossing through the Taco Bell parking lot to rejoin path. Turn around at Pedro Point Shopping Center and return same way to finish.

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Oct
19
Sun

Parking

There is a $6 fee to park inside the park grounds. We encourage runners to carpool and split the cost of the parking fee. Dogs are not allowed inside the park. Alternate Parking Location: There is street parking along Crocker Avenue just prior to South Hill Blvd. and a trail entrance on Crocker. It is approximately .8 mile from this entrance to the race staging area so please allow sufficient time to reach the start. We will not delay the race start if you are late. To reach this location, turn onto Crocker Avenue from Mission Street and drive approximately 1 mile (note that it is a steep, winding road). If you are driving southbound on Mission Street, you will make a left turn onto Crocker; if driving northbound on Mission, you will make a right turn onto Crocker. DO NOT PARK ANYWHERE ALONG GUADALUPE CANYON PARKWAY OR YOU WILL BE TICKETED/TOWED.

5K Course Description

Run south 0.2 mile along asphalt path toward underpass; at turnaround head back to start. Then proceed along the Saddle Loop Trail running in a counterclockwise direction. Make a left onto Old Guadalupe Trail then right onto Bog Trail. At fork, stay left on Upper Bog Trail and continue back to starting area finish.

12K Course Description

The course will follow the 5K course description above but then continue past the starting area 5K finish and follow the asphalt path through the underpass and out the southern side. Run left onto Eucalyptus Loop Trail. At fork, stay left onto Dairy Ravine Trail and continue up Dairy Ravine Trail. At next fork, run left onto Ridge Trail and continue to the top of San Bruno Mountain. At top, take a right onto Radio Road and start heading down. At Summit Loop Trail take a left and follow Summit Loop Trail all the way down to bottom, then onto path back through underpass to starting area finish.

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Oct
26
Sun

Come dressed in your halloween finest! Kids Run 9:45AM

Course Description

Run south on entire Great Hwy pedestrian path to Sloat Blvd., left turn to Lower Great Hwy turnaround and return same way to Lincoln Way/Lower Great Hwy path finish.

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