DSE hosts more than 40 races per year!

2019 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.

September – December 2019

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 [...]
Polo Field 5K @ South Side of Polo Fields, Golden Gate Park
September 1, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Polo Field 5K @ 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, right [...]
Golden Gate Park Cleanup
September 14, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
It’s time to give back to Golden Gate Park, the urban oasis that we love! A DSE Runners Habitat Restoration Party is scheduled for [...]
General Membership Meeting @ Spreckel's Lake
September 15, 2019 all-day
The next general meeting will be at Spreckel’s Lake following the 5K and Kids Run. About 10:15-11:15am
Spreckels Lake 5K & San Franciscan Mile & Kid’s Run @ JFK Dr & 36th Ave (across from Spreckles Lake)
September 15, 2019 @ 8:45 am – 10:15 am
Spreckels Lake 5K & San Franciscan Mile & Kid's Run @ JFK Dr & 36th Ave (across from Spreckles 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! Registration for both races [...]
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 [...]
No DSE Run – Volunteer Appreciation Picnic @ Golden Gate Park - Hellman Hollow (formerly Speedway Meadows)
September 29, 2019 all-day
Volunteer picnic: Woodstock theme picnic will be held at a new location this year, Hellman Hollow (formerly Speedway Meadows) across from the concrete/brick restroom. Get [...]
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 [...]
Candlestick Point 5K @ Candlestick Point
October 13, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Candlestick Point 5K @ Candlestick Point | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description Candlestick Point 5K Start/Finish: Picnic Area/Restrooms just inside the front gate Course: Run two loops (1.55 each). Flat, paved path with great views [...]
San Pedro Park 10K/2M [Off-Road] @ San Pedro Park - North Walnut Picnic area
October 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 10:45 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 [...]
Great “Halloween” Highway 5K & Kids Run @ Great Highway
October 27, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Great "Halloween" Highway 5K & Kids Run @ Great Highway | San Francisco | California | United States
Course Description Run northbound from sidewalk onto Great Highway pedestrian path. Turnaround prior to Lincoln Way and return to finish. *Kids Run (1/2 mile) begins [...]
Presidio Cross Country 5K [Off-Road] @ Julius Kahn Playground
November 3, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Presidio Cross Country 5K [Off-Road] @ Julius Kahn Playground | San Francisco | California | United States
The start and finish are on the grass lawn adjacent to Julius Kahn Playground. Course Description Exit grass area, complete counter-clockwise Julius Kahn rectangular loop, [...]
Stern Grove 4M @ 33 Ave & Wawona St.
November 10, 2019 @ 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 [...]
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 [...]
Baker Beach 5K @ Lower Baker Beach Parking Lot
December 1, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 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 [...]
Sierra Point 10K @ Sierra Point Marina
December 8, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Sierra Point 10K  @ Sierra Point Marina | Brisbane | California | United States
  Start/Finish: Sierra Point Marina 400 Sierra Point Pkwy, Brisbane Course Description: Run southbound on paved Bay Trail, turnaround at Oyster Point and return to [...]
Golden Gate Park Cross Country 5K [Off-Road] @ Dirt track of Polo Field
December 15, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Golden Gate Park Cross Country 5K [Off-Road] @ Dirt track of Polo Field | San Francisco | California | United States
  Start: Upper dirt track on South side of Polo Field, Golden Gate Park. Finish: Lower paved track on South side. Course Description: Complete counter-clockwise [...]
Kennedy Drive 8K @ South side of Polo Fields in Golden Gate Park
December 22, 2019 @ 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 [...]
Rainbow Falls Holiday 5K & Kids Run @ Golden Gate Park
December 29, 2019 @ 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. [...]