DSE hosts more than 40 races per year!

2020 Race Calendar January 2020 – June 2020

Please note that our races are always subject to change throughout the year; please confirm race details the week prior on the race calendar web-page.

September 2019 – February 2020

Sep
15
Sun

Two races in one! Join us for either a fast, downhill 1 mile race or a scenic 5K loop or both! Registration for both races is at John F. Kennedy Drive & 36th Avenue. Runners will walk/jog uphill to the start of the 1 mile race at Transverse Drive, then race downhill to the finish. Start time for the 1 mile race is 8:45am so be sure to arrive at least 20 minutes prior to allow enough time to check in and then make your way to the start about a mile away.

1-Mile Race

  • Start Time: 8:45 am
  • Start Location: Kennedy Drive near Transverse
  • Finish Location: Kennedy Drive near Spreckles Lake
  • 1M Course Description: Run westbound (downhill) along Kennedy Dr from start to finish

5K Race

  • Start Time: After completion of 1-mile race.
  • Start/Finish Location: Kennedy Drive/36th Avenue near Spreckles Lake
  • 5K Course Description: Run westbound on Kennedy Dr, left onto Chain of Lakes Dr, left onto MLK Jr. Dr, left onto Transverse Dr, left onto Kennedy Dr to finish near Spreckles Lake.

Registration for both races will be at John F. Kennedy Drive & 36th Avenue near Spreckles Lake.

*Kids Run begins after completion of the 5K race.

1-Mile Race Course Map

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5K Race Course Map

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Oct
6
Sun

Both races start at 9am; course closes at 11:00am for both races.

Course Description

Run one or two 4.5 mile clockwise loops around the lake staying entirely on jogging/pedestrian path.

Course Map

Printable Map
Course Map for Lake Merced Single Loop
Nov
24
Sun

No DSE RUN
Opportunity to with LMJS (Lake Merritt Joggers & Striders) at Lake Merritt in Oakland with LMJS .

All of LMJS Fourth Sunday runs begin at 9:00 a.m. at Adams Point, Lake Merritt, just off Bellevue Ave.
Please note if you park on Bellevue, there is a $5 fee. There is ample free street parking elsewhere.
The runs are one, two or three 5K loops around Lake Merritt.

For more info go to: https://lmjs.org/Forth_Sunday_Run

Jan
9
Thu

DSE Track Workout at Kezar Stadium Track (north side).

$3 for DSE members. $5 for non members

Jan
16
Thu
DSE Track Workout @ Kezar Stadium Track
Jan 16 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

DSE Track Workout at Kezar Stadium Track (north side).

$3 for DSE members. $5 for non members

Jan
23
Thu
DSE Track Workout @ Kezar Stadium Track
Jan 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

DSE Track Workout at Kezar Stadium Track (north side).

$3 for DSE members. $5 for non members

Jan
30
Thu
DSE Track Workout @ Kezar Stadium Track
Jan 30 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

DSE Track Workout at Kezar Stadium Track (north side).

$3 for DSE members. $5 for non members

Feb
6
Thu

DSE Track Workout at Kezar Stadium Track (north side).

$3 for DSE members. $5 for non members

Feb
13
Thu
DSE Track Workout @ Kezar Stadium Track
Feb 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

DSE Track Workout at Kezar Stadium Track (north side).

$3 for DSE members. $5 for non members

Feb
20
Thu
DSE Track Workout @ Kezar Stadium Track
Feb 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

DSE Track Workout at Kezar Stadium Track (north side).

$3 for DSE members. $5 for non members