San Diego Awesome 80s Run 5K
All finishers receive a Totally Awesome ’80s Finishers Medal, Circa 1980s Style T-shirt, and Free Race Photo Downloads at this Rad 5k Run / Walk. Join the Team Challenge and Costume Contest for Gnarly Prizes and Way Cool Entertainment at Tecolote Shores – San Diego.
Race Date / Time / Location
Sat, 11/01/14 – 7:00 a.m.
Packet Pickup Location- Road Runner Sports – 5553 Copley Dr
Packet Pickup Hours- Friday, October 31. 11:00am to 6:00pm
Packets may be picked up for a friend, family member, or co-worker with a copy of the Participants ID. (text photos ok)
Onsite Registration - Registration will be available at packet pickup if the event hasn’t reached capacity.
Timing & Results - As a fun run, the event will not be chip timed or scored. An official race clock will be set up for competitive runners that wish to view their 5K time when crossing the finish line.
Course Map - Click to view 5K COURSE MAP
Race Day Parking - Parking is on the corner lot of Pacific Hwy & Sea World Dr or you may park along E Mission Bay Dr. The entrance into E Mission Bay Dr from Sea World drive will be closed from 6am to 9am.
Water / Electrolyte Replacement - Water and Gatorade will be available at the finish line. If you are unable to complete 3.1 miles without hydrating, we recommend bringing a sports bottle or fuel belt.
Restrooms- Standard and portable restrooms will be located near the start/finish line.
Gear Check - Gear check will not be available. Cars will be parked within walking distance of the Start and Finish line.
Are skateboards, skates, and strollers allowed? Yes. It’s a totally awesome 80s run! Strollers, roller skates, hula hoops, pogo sticks, etc are all permitted at this Fun Run. We only ask that you start towards the back of the pack, so runners can have a clear path.
Are dogs allowed? For Sure! As long as your dog is super awesome!
- ’80s Themed Medals will be awarded at the finish line.
- Coolest Costume Contest, Best Group Costume, and Largest Team awards will be announced on our Facebook page after the race. This is the perfect opportunity for you to dress up in your favorite ’80s gear! – Wacky costumes, neon shorts and leggings, wild colorful hairstyles, big glasses, headbands and scrunchies, stylish leotards, and many other ridiculous costumes will be worn on race day. You won’t be the only one dressed like a weirdo
Finish Line Entertainment - Stick around after the race! There will be plenty of reasons to take pictures so bring a camera We’ll have an Awesome ’80s Cover Band, 80′s props, and fun characters to take pics with. But most of all, you’ll want pics of everyone else’s silly costumes. Exhibitors will showcase products in the vendor area. We will play a few games, toss out prizes, and bust moves on the dance floor.
No Beer Garden - As a family friendly event, we do not serve beer or play music with inappropriate language.
Charity - San Diego Youth Services
Facebook - We’ll post race info, ’80s updates, and cool contests on Facebook. Event images will be uploaded to our Facebook page after the race. You might be featured in a few of them. Check here after the race: AWESOME 80S RUN FACEBOOK ALBUM
Official Race Photos - Your official fun run photos will be available to download for FREE after the race!
San Diego 5K Awesome 80s Run
san diego awesome 80s run