DSE hosts more than 40 races per year!

2020 Race Calendar – Full Year

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 – November 2020

6-Hour Distance Classic @ South Side of Polo Fields, Golden Gate Park
September 1, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Fees $8 members, $10 non-members. Race day registration will be available starting at 7am. Runners pick up bib numbers on race day. Sorry, no refunds. Course Description [...]
Golden Gate Bridge Vista 10K [Off-Road] @ USSSF Monument (NE parking lot)
September 22, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Golden Gate Bridge Vista 10K [Off-Road] @ USSSF Monument (NE parking lot) | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description Complete clockwise loop, traverse the upper level of El Camino del Mar parking lot then downhill to Seal Rock/Clement. Turn right onto lower [...]
Single/Double Lake Merced Run 4.5M/9M @ Sunset Blvd. parking lot at Lake Merced
October 6, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Single/Double Lake Merced Run 4.5M/9M @ Sunset Blvd. parking lot at Lake Merced | San Francisco | California | United States
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 [...]
San Pedro Park 10K/2M [Off-Road] @ San Pedro Park - North Walnut Picnic area
October 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
San Pedro Park 10K/2M [Off-Road] @ San Pedro Park - North Walnut Picnic area | Pacifica | California | United States
Fees One Race: $5 members; $7 non-members Two Races: $8 members; $10 non-members If you are running both races, you must finish the 2 mile race prior to the [...]
Presidio Cross Country 5K [Off-Road] @ Presidio Wall Playground
November 3, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Presidio Cross Country 5K [Off-Road] @ Presidio Wall Playground | San Francisco | California | United States
The start and finish are on the grass lawn adjacent to Presidio Wall Playground (formerly known as Julius Kahn Playground). Course Description Exit grass area, [...]
Crocker Amazon Cross Country 5K & Kids Run @ Crocker Amazon Park
November 17, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Crocker Amazon Cross Country 5K & Kids Run @ Crocker Amazon Park | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description The 5K course consists of 2 loops and spans the north east end of Crocker Amazon and south end of McLaren Park. Runners [...]
Presidio Cross Country 5K [Off-Road] & Kids Run @ Presidio Wall Playground
January 26, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Presidio Cross Country 5K [Off-Road] & Kids Run @ Presidio Wall Playground | San Francisco | California | United States
The start and finish are on the grass lawn adjacent to Presidio Wall Playground (formerly known as Julius Kahn Playground). Course Description Exit grass area, [...]
Golden Gate Bridge Vista 10K [Off-Road] @ USSSF Monument (NE parking lot)
April 5, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Golden Gate Bridge Vista 10K [Off-Road] @ USSSF Monument (NE parking lot) | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description Complete clockwise loop, traverse the upper level of El Camino del Mar parking lot then downhill to Seal Rock/Clement. Turn right onto lower [...]
McLaren Park 5K [Off-Road] @ Jerry Garcia Amphitheater Parking Lot
April 19, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
McLaren Park 5K [Off-Road] @ Jerry Garcia Amphitheater Parking Lot | 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. [...]
Lindley Meadow XC 5K [Off-Road] @ 30th Avenue/Kennedy Drive, GGP
May 24, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Lindley Meadow XC 5K [Off-Road] @ 30th Avenue/Kennedy Drive, GGP | San Francisco | California | United States
Start/Finish Lindley Meadow (across from Spreckels Lake @ 30th Ave), GG Park Course Description Double 1.55-mile XC counter-clockwise loop traversing grass, dirt and trails. From [...]
Walt Stack DSE Double Dipsea 13.7 mile Handicap Race @ Adjacent to Stinson Beach parking lot on Marine Way
June 20, 2020 @ 8:00 am – 1:30 pm
Walt Stack DSE Double Dipsea 13.7 mile Handicap Race @ 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 [...]
Coastal Trail Challenge 10K [Off-Road] @ East Beach, Crissy Field
June 28, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Coastal Trail Challenge 10K [Off-Road] @ East Beach, Crissy Field | San Francisco | California | United States
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 [...]
Lake Merced Half Marathon & 4.5 Mile Run @ Lake Merced
August 9, 2020 @ 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 [...]
6-Hour Distance Classic & Kids Run @ South Side of Polo Fields, Golden Gate Park
August 30, 2020 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Fees $8 members, $10 non-members. Race day registration will be available starting at 7am. Runners pick up bib numbers on race day. Sorry, no refunds. Course Description [...]
Golden Gate Bridge Vista 10K [Off-Road] @ USSSF Monument (NE parking lot)
September 20, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Golden Gate Bridge Vista 10K [Off-Road] @ USSSF Monument (NE parking lot) | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description Complete clockwise loop, traverse the upper level of El Camino del Mar parking lot then downhill to Seal Rock/Clement. Turn right onto lower [...]
Single/Double Lake Merced Run 4.5M/9M @ Sunset Blvd. parking lot at Lake Merced
October 4, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Single/Double Lake Merced Run 4.5M/9M @ Sunset Blvd. parking lot at Lake Merced | San Francisco | California | United States
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 [...]
San Pedro Park 2M/10K [Off-Road] @ San Pedro Park - North Walnut Picnic area
October 18, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
San Pedro Park 2M/10K [Off-Road] @ San Pedro Park - North Walnut Picnic area | Pacifica | California | United States
Fees One Race: $5 members; $7 non-members Two Races: $8 members; $10 non-members If you are running both races, you must finish the 2 mile race prior to the [...]
Crocker Amazon Cross Country 5K @ Crocker Amazon Park
November 8, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Crocker Amazon Cross Country 5K @ Crocker Amazon Park | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description The 5K course consists of 2 loops and spans the north east end of Crocker Amazon and south end of McLaren Park. Runners [...]