DSE hosts more than 40 races per year!

Summary 2018 Race Schedule

Please note that our races are always subject to change throughout the year; please confirm race details the week prior on the race web-page or phone hotline at (415) 978-0837.

December 2017 – July 2018

Rainbow Falls Holiday 5K & Kids Run @ Golden Gate Park
December 24, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Rainbow Falls Holiday 5K & Kids Run @ Golden Gate Park | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description Run east up Kennedy Drive to McLaren Lodge. Turnaround at Barricade at Kezar Drive, start back and turn right on East Conservatory Drive. [...]
Kennedy Drive 8K @ South side of Polo Fields in Golden Gate Park
December 31, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am
Kennedy Drive 8K @ South side of Polo Fields in Golden Gate Park  | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description: Run (uphill) eastbound on Middle Drive, turn onto Overlook Drive (path), left at Transverse and right onto Kennedy Drive. Run eastbound on Kennedy [...]
Polo Field 5K and Kids Run @ South Side of Polo Fields, Golden Gate Park
January 14, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Polo Field 5K and Kids Run @ South Side of Polo Fields, Golden Gate Park | San Francisco | California | United States
  Course Description Run westbound on Middle Drive, right onto Bernice Rogers Way and right onto Kennedy Drive. Run up Kennedy Drive to Transverse Drive, [...]
Marina Green 5K @ S/F Yacht Harbor Parking Lot (Little Marina Green)
January 21, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Marina Green 5K @ S/F Yacht Harbor Parking Lot (Little Marina Green) | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description Run through parking lot, exit right along diagonal dirt path and left onto Marina Blvd. Run eastbound on Marina Blvd, and complete Marina [...]
Waterfront 10M & 5K @ Sierra Point Marina
January 28, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Waterfront 10M & 5K @ Sierra Point Marina | Brisbane | California | United States
Flat, fast and scenic out/back courses. Both courses are paved and closed to traffic, following the Bay Trail along the waterfront. Start Time Both the [...]
Rockaway Beach 5K @ Rockaway Beach Parking Lot
February 11, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Rockaway Beach 5K  @ Rockaway Beach Parking Lot | Pacifica | California | United States
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 [...]
Fort to Fort 10K @ Fort Mason Center
February 18, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Fort to Fort 10K @ Fort Mason Center | San Francisco | California | United States
Start/Finish: NW dirt area adjacent central “Great Meadows” Fort Mason lawn. S/F lines up with building and fire hydrant. Course Description: “Out & Back” – [...]
Spreckels Lake 5K, Lightning Mile, and Kids Run @ JFK Dr & 36th Ave (across from Spreckels Lake)
February 25, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Spreckels Lake 5K, Lightning Mile, and Kids Run @ JFK Dr & 36th Ave (across from Spreckels Lake) | San Francisco | California | United States
Two races in one! Join us for either a fast, downhill 1 mile race or a scenic 5K loop, or both! Start time for the [...]
Baker Beach 5K @ Lower Baker Beach Parking Lot
March 4, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Baker Beach 5K @ Lower Baker Beach Parking Lot | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description Baker Beach 5K START/FINISH: Lower Baker Beach Parking Lot Terrain: Asphalt, concrete/sand, gravel trail/wooden bridge/gravel trail COURSE DESCRIPTION: Upon exiting lower Baker Beach [...]
Windmill 10K @ Dutch Windmill in Golden Gate Park
March 11, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
Windmill 10K @ Dutch Windmill in Golden Gate Park  | California | United States
Course Description Run eastbound up Kennedy Drive to intersection prior to McLaren Lodge (Kezar Drive/Second Barricade). Turnaround and return the same way back to finish. [...]
St. Patrick’s Day 5K and Kids Run @ Yacht Harbor Parking Lot (Little Marina Green)
March 18, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
St. Patrick's Day 5K and Kids Run @ Yacht Harbor Parking Lot (Little Marina Green) | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description Run west along Crissy Field/Golden Gate Promenade. Stay along path into Fort Point National Historic Site. Turnaround at orange cone and return same [...]
Rainbow Falls Headstart 2.75M @ Golden Gate Park
March 25, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Rainbow Falls Headstart 2.75M @ Golden Gate Park | San Francisco | California | United States
Special race timing and rules – see article in February newsletter. Course Description TBD Course Map Printable Map
Easter Roller Coaster 5K & Kid’s Run @ West End of Mountain Lake Park
April 1, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Easter Roller Coaster 5K & Kid's Run @ West End of Mountain Lake Park | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description START/FINISH: 11th Ave & Lake St. Run eastbound on running path. At fork in road take dirt trail uphill on West Pacific Ave. [...]
Candlestick Point 5K @ Candlestick Point
April 8, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Course Description Coming Soon! Course Map Coming Soon!
NO DSE RUN
April 15, 2018 all-day
McLaren Park 5K [Off-Road] @ Picnic area off of John F. Shelley Drive
April 22, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
McLaren Park 5K [Off-Road] @ Picnic area off of John F. Shelley Drive | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description Run east on trails towards Wilde Overlook/Inspiration Way, cross Shelley Drive at the stop sign and continue on the trails to Mansell Avenue. [...]
Great Highway 5K @ Taravel & Great Highway
April 29, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Great Highway 5K @ Taravel & Great Highway | San Francisco | California | United States
  Course Description Run northbound from sidewalk onto Great Highway pedestrian path and run eastbound. Turnaround prior to Lincoln Way and return to finish. Course Map [...]
Stern Grove 4M @ 33 Ave & Wawona St.
May 6, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Stern Grove 4M  @ 33 Ave & Wawona St.  | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description: Run west on Wawona to 34th Ave, left onto Crestlake Street, left onto Sloat Blvd, left at 19th Ave and left/downhill on Wawona [...]
Mother’s Day Marina Green 5K & Kids Run @ Little Marina Green
May 13, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Mother's Day Marina Green 5K & Kids Run @ Little Marina Green | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description START/FINISH: Yacht Harbor Parking Lot (Little Marina Green) STARTING TIME: Runners at 9:00 AM. Walkers are encouraged to start early COURSE DESCRIPTION: Run through [...]
Lindley Meadow XC 5K [Off-Road] @ 30th Avenue/Kennedy Drive, GGP
May 27, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Lindley Meadow XC 5K [Off-Road] @ 30th Avenue/Kennedy Drive, GGP | San Francisco | California | United States
Start/Finish 30th Avenue & Kennedy Drive Course Description Double 1.55-mile cross country loop traversing grass, dirt, trails. Course Map Print Map
Oyster Point 10K @ Oyster Point Marina, South SF
June 3, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Oyster Point 10K  @ Oyster Point Marina, South SF | South San Francisco | California | United States
  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, [...]
Twin Peaks 4M @ Midtown Terrace Playground
June 10, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Twin Peaks 4M @ Midtown Terrace Playground | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description Challenging 4 mile loop around Twin Peaks with spectacular views. Complete inside reservoir counter-clockwise loop; exit downhill onto Clarendon, left onto Laguna Honda [...]
Walt Stack DSE Double Dipsea @ Adjacent to Stinson Beach parking lot on Marine Way
June 16, 2018 @ 8:00 am – 1:30 pm
Walt Stack DSE Double Dipsea @ Adjacent to Stinson Beach parking lot on Marine Way | Stinson Beach | California | United States
DSE has managed this event on a purely volunteer basis for 44 years! DSE is once again partnering with Brazen Racing to help manage the [...]
Father’s Day Rainbow Falls 5K and Kids Run @ Golden Gate Park
June 17, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Father's Day Rainbow Falls 5K and Kids Run @ Golden Gate Park | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description Run east up Kennedy Drive to McLaren Lodge. Turnaround at Barricade at Kezar Drive, start back and turn right on East Conservatory Drive. [...]
Lake Merced Half Marathon & 4.5 Mile Run @ Lake Merced
June 24, 2018 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Lake Merced Half Marathon & 4.5 Mile Run @ Lake Merced | San Francisco | California | United States
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 [...]
Golden Gate Park 10K @ Golden Gate Park
July 1, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Golden Gate Park 10K @ Golden Gate Park | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description Run eastbound on Kennedy Drive, left onto East Conservatory Drive, complete East Conservatory Drive loop, then left back onto Kennedy Drive to McLaren [...]

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