San Diego Awesome ’80s Run 5K / 10K

San Diego Awesome 80s Run, San Diego Half Marathon, San Diego 10K, San Diego 5K, San Diego Fun Run

San Diego Awesome ’80s Run 5K / 10K Presented by Runner Buzz Media

All finishers receive a Totally Awesome ’80s Finishers Medal& a Circa 1980s Style T-shirt, at this Rad 5K / 10K Run – Walk.  Join the Team Challenge and Costume Contest for Gnarly Prizes and Way Cool Entertainment at Tecolote Shores – San Diego. 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 :)

Awesome 80s Run 5K Registration

Race Date / Time / Location
San Diego, CA – Awesome ’80s Run 5K / 10K
Saturday, 10/15/16 – 7:15 a.m. – 10K Start / 7:30 a.m. – 5K Start

De Anza Cove Park
3000 N Mission Bay Dr. San Diego, CA 92109

Awards – ’80s Themed Medals will be awarded to all finishers at the finish line. First Overall Male & Female in the 5K & 10K will receive top finisher trophies. You must be present to receive your award.

– Coolest Individual Costume, Best Group Costume, and Largest Team awards will be announced at the race. You must be present to receive your award.

Packet Pickup Location – Road Runner Sports – 5553 Copley Dr.

Packet Pickup Hours – Friday, October 14th. 2 pm to 7 pm. Packets may be picked up for family members and friends with a copy of the Participants ID. (text photos ok)

Onsite Registration – Available until event reaches capacity.

Race Day Parking – De Anza Cove –  3000 N Mission Bay Dr.


Finish Line Entertainment – Stick around after the race! There will be plenty of reasons to take pictures so bring a camera :) We’ll be spinning top party hits from the ’80s, set up many props, photo ops, 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.

Social Media – We’ll post race info, ’80s updates, and cool contests on Facebook & Twitter pages. Event images will be uploaded to the AWESOME 80S RUN FACEBOOK ALBUM after the race and you will be sent a link to purchase photos.

Official Race Photos – Your official fun run photos will be available for purchase after the race!

Timing – A timing clock will be set up at the start and finish so participants can know their finishing time.

Course Maps –



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.

Water / Electrolyte Replacement – Water and Gatorade will be available at the finish line and mid point of the 10K.  If you are unable to complete 3.1 miles without hydrating, we recommend bringing a sports bottle or fuel belt.

No Beer Garden – As a family friendly event, we do not serve beer or play music with inappropriate language.

Gear Check – Gear check will not be available. Cars will be parked within walking distance of the Start and Finish line.

Can I bring my dog? Unfortunately, pets are not allowed during special events at Fiesta Island.

Charity – A portion of event proceeds benefit San Diego Youth Services


San Diego 5K / 10K Awesome 80s Run

Awesome 80s Run 5K Registration