DSE Race Schedule 

All races begin at 9:00am unless otherwise noted.  Race check-in/race day registration begins 45 minutes prior to race start.  Course details are subject to race day modifications based on weather, construction, and other factors.

Gold, Child, and Teen memberships include unlimited races.  Standard member race fee is $5.  Non-member race fee is $10.  Thank you!

Jun
23
Sun
2024
Great Highway 5K
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Start/Finish: Taraval and the Great Highway

Course Description:
Run 1.55 miles to Lincoln Boulevard and return the same way to finish.

Course Map

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GreatHighway5K-2015

Jun
27
Thu
2024
Thursday night JFK Promenade 5K Summer Series #4 – DSE members only
Jun 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

The Thursday Night Summer Series is limited to DSE members only.  Standard DSE membership is $20 per year for adults, $10 per year for teens 13-17, and free for children 12 and under and seniors 80+.  There is no additional race fee for Thursday night races.

Course Description

Run eastbound on Kennedy Drive.
Right turn (uphill) onto Stow Lake Drive.
Run to Turnaround cone (.06m)
Reverse directions, right back onto Kennedy Drive.
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.

Course Map

 

 

Jun
30
Sun
2024
Lindley Meadow 5K
Jun 30 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Start time: 9:00am

Start/Finish:
Kennedy Drive at 30th Ave.

Course Description
Double 1.55-mile cross country loop traversing grass, dirt, trails.

Course Map
LindleyMeadowXC5K

Jul
7
Sun
2024
Twin Peaks 4M
Jul 7 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

START/FINISH:
Near reservoir at Galewood Circle & Clarendon Avenue

Race start time: 9:00am

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 and run uphill to Woodside Ave. Continue up Woodside Ave past the gas station. Run uphill/downhill on Twin Peaks Blvd then left and run  uphill/downhill on Clarendon and finish inside reservoir.

Course Map

TwinPeak4M
Jul
11
Thu
2024
Thursday night JFK Promenade 5K Summer Series #5 – DSE members only
Jul 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

The Thursday Night Summer Series is limited to DSE members only.  Standard DSE membership is $20 per year for adults, $10 per year for teens 13-17, and free for children 12 and under and seniors 80+.  There is no additional race fee for Thursday night races.

Course Description

Run eastbound on Kennedy Drive.
Right turn (uphill) onto Stow Lake Drive.
Run to Turnaround cone (.06m)
Reverse directions, right back onto Kennedy Drive.
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.

Course Map

 

 

Jul
14
Sun
2024
Polo Field 5K & Kids Run
Jul 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Start/Finish: South side of Polo Field, Golden Gate Park

Start Time: 9:00am

Kids run is about 1/2 mile and begins after completion of the 5K. 
Start/Finish location is near start location of the 5K race.

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 onto Transverse Drive, right onto Overlook (dirt trail) and right onto Middle Drive to finish.

Course Map
PoloField5k2015

Jul
18
Thu
2024
Thursday night JFK Promenade 5K Summer Series #6 – DSE members only
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

The Thursday Night Summer Series is limited to DSE members only.  Standard DSE membership is $20 per year for adults, $10 per year for teens 13-17, and free for children 12 and under and seniors 80+.  There is no additional race fee for Thursday night races.

Course Description

Run eastbound on Kennedy Drive.
Right turn (uphill) onto Stow Lake Drive.
Run to Turnaround cone (.06m)
Reverse directions, right back onto Kennedy Drive.
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.

Course Map

 

 

Jul
21
Sun
2024
Oyster Point 10K
Jul 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Start time: 

9:00am

Start/Finish:

Oyster Point Marina

Course Description:

Run northbound on path, make a right turn onto the Bay Trail; stay on the center path that travels through Oyster Cove Marina. Run past hotel complex, over wooden pedestrian bridge. Turnaround along the designated straightway location and return same way to finish.

Course Map:

Course Map of Oyster Point 10k
Jul
25
Thu
2024
Thursday night JFK Promenade 5K Summer Series #7 – DSE members only
Jul 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Last Summer Series race of the year.

Fun Run. Awards & Pizza Party!

The Thursday Night Summer Series is limited to DSE members only.  Standard DSE membership is $20 per year for adults, $10 per year for teens 13-17, and free for children 12 and under and seniors 80+.  There is no additional race fee for Thursday night races.

Course Description

Run eastbound on Kennedy Drive.
Right turn (uphill) onto Stow Lake Drive.
Run to Turnaround cone (.06m)
Reverse directions, right back onto Kennedy Drive.
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.

Course Map

 

 

Jul
28
Sun
2024
No DSE run – Opportunity to enter or volunteer at the San Francisco Marathon
Jul 28 all-day

No DSE run – Opportunity to enter or volunteer with the San Francisco Marathon