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Girls on the Run 5K

Girls on the Run 5K



Venue: Golden Gate Park - Music Concourse Bandshell
Location: San Francisco, CA

Event Itinerary

The Spring 2018 Girls on the Run 5K is SOLD OUT! There will be no race day registrations available.

Please join us on race day as an event volunteer!

The Girls on the Run 5K is a family-friendly event featuring a 5K fun run, DJ music, Zumba, photo booth, face painting, and other fun activities! All proceeds benefit Girls on the Run of the Bay Area.

7:00am Runner Check-in and Activity Stations open (Happy Hair Station, Trivia Game, Selfie Stop) 
8:30 am  5k  Race start (4 wave starts, approximately 4 minutes aparts)
9:00 am Post-race festivities (Activity Stations, Music by DJ Allison, Zumba with Stef)
10:00 am 5k course closes
10:30 am Event conclusion

Event Maps

Course Map (map not to scale)
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Interactive Course Map

Event Map

Current Girls on the Run program participants DO NOT need to register for the 5K; their program registration includes their entry into the 5K

Packet Pick-Up

Registered runners are welcome to pick up their bib and shirt at any of our packet pick up locations: 

Thursday, May 3
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
A Runner's Mind - Burlingame
1111 Howard Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010

A Runner's Mind is offering a 15% shopping discount to any of our runners during the packet pick up event!

Friday, May 4
3:00 pm -7:00 pm
Sports Basement - SF Bryant Street
1590 Bryant Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

Saturday, May 5
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sports Basement - Berkeley
2727 Milvia St, Berkeley, CA 94703

Sports Basement is generously offering a 20% shopping discount to any of our runners who stop by at either  Sports Basement pre-race packet pick up location! Simply show them your bib at checkout.

Sunday, May 6 - Race day
7:00 am - 8:15 am
GOTR 5K Check In tent on the Golden Gate Music Concourse


Parking is available on Martin Luther King Blvd on a first come first served basis. A paid parking garage is also located under the Academy of Sciences.

Public transportation or carpooling is highly recommended. 

For sponsorship, vendor or media inquiries please contact Frances Lee, Development and Communications Manager at