Upcoming Virtual Races (subject to change)
DSE is currently offering Virtual Races for Members Only. Members complete the suggested course or an alternative course close to home, and submit results to the race results preparer by the weekly deadline. Here is the schedule:
October 26 – November 1: Spreckels Lake 5K Course Map
Course description: Start at the intersection of Kennedy Drive and 36th Avenue, near Spreckels Lake. Run westbound on Kennedy Drive, left onto Chain of Lakes Drive, left onto MLK Jr. Drive, left onto Transverse Drive, left onto Kennedy Drive to finish.
November 2 – 8: Mori Park 5K Course Map
Course Description: Start at the Mori Point parking lot (Bradford Way and Mori Point Rd), run west on Old Mori Rd, turn right on Coastal Trail, this becomes Beach Blvd, turnaround at 1.55 mile mark at Carmel Avenue, return to start.
November 9 – 15: Lands End 5K Course Map
Course Description: Run from the USSSF parking lot south towards Point Lobos Ave., make sharp turn before Seal Rock Dr, run on Lands End Trail towards El Camino Del Mar, turn around at 1.55 mile mark before Lincoln Highway and return.
November 16 – 22: Aquatic Park 10K Course Map
Course Description: Start at the intersection of Jefferson and Hyde, near the Dolphin Club. Run along Aquatic Park promenade, over Fort Mason Hill to Marina Blvd. Run on Marina Blvd. towards Baker Street, turn right, then left onto the Golden Gate Promenade. Continue on Golden Gate Promenade until the 3.1 mile mark at the Warming Hut. Turn around and return same way to finish.
November 23 – 29: Arts and Sciences 5K Course Map
Course Description: Start in front of the Conservatory of Flowers at the intersection of JFK/Nancy Pelosi Ave. Run west on JFK toward Stow Lake, take a left and turn to lake following the lake loop east around until you get to MLK drive. Take MLK to the Music Concourse making a horsehoe shape around the concourse back onto MLK until you pass Big Rec/Little Rec passing the lawn bowling and back to JFK/Pelosi.
November 30 – December 6: Sierra Point 10K Course Map
Course Description: Start on the north shore of Sierra Point Parkway on the Bay trail. Line up with the western edge of the public parking lot. Run the bay trail “South” following it until you run 5km. The 5km turnaround is right before (100m) Oyster Point Park. Return the same way to finish.
December 7 – 13: Kennedy Drive 8K Course Map
Course description: Start on Middle Drive, on the south side of the Polo Field in Golden Gate Park. Run (uphill) eastbound on Middle Drive, turn onto Overlook Drive (path), left at Transverse and right onto Kennedy Drive. Run eastbound on Kennedy Drive to barricade at Kezar Drive. Turn around at barricade and return same way to finish.
December 14 – 20: Baker Beach 5K Course Map
Course Description: Start at the Lower Baker Beach parking lot. Upon exiting lower Baker Beach parking lot, immediately turn left on Battery Chamberlin Rd and run up to and through upper parking lot. Exit through gate at far end and run east into short Battery section before completing .6 mile uphill climb. Run left (inside guard rail) along Lincoln Way. Just beyond Langdon Court (Street), take the left fork gravel trail and run the entire “new trail” section with wooden bridge. Do not exit onto asphalt pedestrian/bike lane leading to GG Bridge. Instead, turn around at end of trail and return the same way to finish.
December 21 – 27: Rainbow Falls 5K Course Map
Course Description: Start at Kennedy Drive and Transverse in Golden Gate Park. Run east up Kennedy Drive to McLaren Lodge. Turnaround at Barricade at Kezar Drive, start back and turn right on East Conservatory Drive. Run up and around East Conservatory Drive then back onto Kennedy Drive and return westbound to finish.