DSE Race Schedule 

All races begin at 9:00am unless otherwise noted.  
 

DSE Members enjoy race registration priority, discounted race fees, and are eligible for annual awards.  Click here to become a DSE Member:  2022 Membership

DSE Members receive pre-registration links by email at the beginning of each month.  A limited number of non-member pre-registrations are available for select races on Active.com (search for DSE).  Walk-up race day registration for non-members may be available, space permitting.  Gold, Child, and Teen memberships include unlimited races.  Standard member race fee is $5.  Non-member race fee is $10.  Please bring exact change. Thank you!

 

Jul
7
Thu
2022
2022 Summer Evening Race Series – MEMBERS ONLY
Jul 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Summer Series is for MEMBERS ONLY

Course Description

Run one 4.5 mile clockwise loop around the lake staying entirely on jogging/pedestrian path. There is a 1 hour time limit. If you can’t complete the course in 1 hour (13:25 pace) you must self-time and start prior to 6:30pm. Finish line closes at 7:30pm.

Course Map

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Course Map for Lake Merced Single Loop

Jul
10
Sun
2022
Marina Green 5K
Jul 10 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Start/Finish: Yacht Harbor Parking Lot

Start Time: 9:00am

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 Green rectangle  (left at Webster Street par course, left onto Marina Green Drive, left on Scott Street and right onto Marina Blvd) Return same way to start. Run west along Crissy Field/GG Promenade; Turn around at orange cone and return same way back to finish.

Course Map

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Jul
14
Thu
2022
2022 Summer Evening Race Series – MEMBERS ONLY
Jul 14 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Summer Series is for MEMBERS ONLY

Course Description

Run one 4.5 mile clockwise loop around the lake staying entirely on jogging/pedestrian path. There is a 1 hour time limit. If you can’t complete the course in 1 hour (13:25 pace) you must self-time and start prior to 6:30pm. Finish line closes at 7:30pm.

Course Map

Printable map
Course Map for Lake Merced Single Loop

Jul
17
Sun
2022
San Bruno Mountain Saddle Trail 5K [Off-Road]
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Parking
There is a $6 fee to park inside the park grounds. We encourage runners to carpool and split the cost of the parking fee. Dogs are not allowed inside the park.
Alternate Parking Location: There is street parking along Crocker Avenue just prior to South Hill Blvd. and a trail entrance on Crocker. It is approximately .8 mile from this entrance to the race staging area so please allow sufficient time to reach the start. We will not delay the race start if you are late. To reach this location, turn onto Crocker Avenue from Mission Street and drive approximately 1 mile (note that it is a steep, winding road). If you are driving southbound on Mission Street, you will make a left turn onto Crocker; if driving northbound on Mission, you will make a right turn onto Crocker. DO NOT PARK ANYWHERE ALONG GUADALUPE CANYON PARKWAY OR YOU WILL BE TICKETED/TOWED.

Start time: 9:00am
Cumulative Elevation gain: ~300ft

Start/Finish: Picnic area near the main entrance at 555 Guadalupe Canyon Parkway. The start will be on the grass field facing toward the green water fountain on the Southern part of the field. The finish will be on the same grass field across from the tree on the North end of the field. Runners will cross the finish line heading west.

Course Description: Run down the field and exit through the area between the water fountain and the first tree to its left. Once off the field, take an immediate right on the path and then another right onto the Day Camp Service Road. Follow the path up until the turnaround. On the way back down, take a right and run through the Edward Bacciocco, Jr. picnic area heading west toward the exit to Old Guadalupe Trail. Head Southwest on Old Guadalupe Trail (asphalt section) and then take a right onto Saddle Loop Trail. Follow Saddle Loop Trail to the finish back at the starting picnic area.

Jul
21
Thu
2022
2022 Summer Evening Race Series – MEMBERS ONLY
Jul 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Summer Series is for MEMBERS ONLY

Course Description

Run one 4.5 mile clockwise loop around the lake staying entirely on jogging/pedestrian path. There is a 1 hour time limit. If you can’t complete the course in 1 hour (13:25 pace) you must self-time and start prior to 6:30pm. Finish line closes at 7:30pm.

Course Map

Printable map
Course Map for Lake Merced Single Loop

Jul
28
Thu
2022
2022 Summer Evening Race Series – MEMBERS ONLY
Jul 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Summer Series is for MEMBERS ONLY

Course Description

Run one 4.5 mile clockwise loop around the lake staying entirely on jogging/pedestrian path. There is a 1 hour time limit. If you can’t complete the course in 1 hour (13:25 pace) you must self-time and start prior to 6:30pm. Finish line closes at 7:30pm.

Course Map

Printable map
Course Map for Lake Merced Single Loop

Jul
31
Sun
2022
Mountain Lake Park 5K
Jul 31 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Race start: 9:00am

Start/Finish: Mountain Lake Park path near 11th Ave & Lake St.

Course Description
Run East on Mountain Trail, turn left running North beside Mountain Lake
Continue on under tunnel, bear right until 14th avenue, turn around at steel posts
Run North on Park trail, keep straight uphill, turn around at Golf General Store running back on Park trail
Turn left to pass under tunnel again, follow path beside lake
Turn left to head East on Mountain trail, run uphill, turning around before Arguello, return straight on path to start

Course Map

Aug
4
Thu
2022
2022 Summer Evening Race Series – MEMBERS ONLY
Aug 4 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Summer Series is for MEMBERS ONLY

Course Description

Run one 4.5 mile clockwise loop around the lake staying entirely on jogging/pedestrian path. There is a 1 hour time limit. If you can’t complete the course in 1 hour (13:25 pace) you must self-time and start prior to 6:30pm. Finish line closes at 7:30pm.

Course Map

Printable map
Course Map for Lake Merced Single Loop

Aug
7
Sun
2022
Lake Merced Half Marathon & 4.5 Mile Run
Aug 7 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

Start time for the Half Marathon: 8:00am
Start time for the 4.5 mile: 9:00am

Start/Finish for both races: North Lake Merced Parking Lot (foot of Sunset Blvd)

Half Marathon 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 jogging/pedestrian path. The 1st loop is cut shorter by crossing the “drawbridge” east to west at the southern end of the lake. There will be at least 1 aid station per 4.5 mile loop with Water/Nuun near the start/finish area. If you need water more often, please carry a water bottle to refill at each loop. There is also a water fountain in the parking lot near the picnic tables on John Muir Dr around 2.5 miles.

The 4.5 mile race is one clockwise loop around the lake.

Course Map

Aug
11
Thu
2022
2022 Summer Evening Race Series – MEMBERS ONLY
Aug 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Summer Series is for MEMBERS ONLY

Course Description

Run one 4.5 mile clockwise loop around the lake staying entirely on jogging/pedestrian path. There is a 1 hour time limit. If you can’t complete the course in 1 hour (13:25 pace) you must self-time and start prior to 6:30pm. Finish line closes at 7:30pm.

Course Map

Printable map
Course Map for Lake Merced Single Loop