San Diego – 5k & 8K

April 29, 2018


FREE Shirt!

All participants will receive a soft cotton T-shirt, or upgrade it to a long-sleeve Tech-Tee for just $12!


Long-sleeve Tech-Tee:  $20

Ladies Tech-tank:  $18

Ladies off the shoulder “I Heart 80’s” shirt:  $20

Zip Up Hoodie: $25

Awesome 80’s Trucker Hat:  $10

Race Day Schedule

6:30 a.m. – Registration/packet pick-up opens

7:30 a.m. – Race Start

9:30 a.m. – Awards

8 – 11 a.m. – Live music and FUN at the awesome Finish Festival

Course Map

Course map coming soon!

Flat and fast course with surprise entertainment to take you back to the 80’s!

Packet Pick Up

April 28, 2019
Details coming soon!

To pick up your packet for another person you must have their signed waiver and a copy of their ID.

Packets can also be picked up at the race starting at 6:00 a.m.

Event Location

De Anza Cove
3000 Mission Blvd
San Diego, CA 92109


From I-5 exit Clairemont/Mission Bay Drive
Go west when you exit.
Turn right on Mission Bay Drive and go 1/2 mile
There are two large parking lots and lots of street parking.

Chip Timing

Want to see if you can run as fast today as you did in the 80’s? Want a chance at a winner award? Then you might be interested in registering for the timed race, just an additional $3 to get an official timing chip.

Winner awards will be given to the top 3 male and female participants in 5 year age groups:

12 and under, 13-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 +


IInterested in helping out? Whether you’re an army of one or many, we want you to be a part of the fun too! We are looking for volunteers that are enthusiastic, fun-loving individuals that want to give back while having fun. Make friends, have fun, and help out a great cause.
Email us at for more information.


Please email for vendor and sponsor information.

Things happen!

This event will take place unless for an unforeseen reason city officials deem it unsafe. In the event our race is cancelled, a reschedule date will be set and all entries will be transferred. We are sorry but no refunds will be given. No pets are allowed.

Awesome 80’s Run is for all ages. A race number is required for each person on the course, including children. All event aspects are subject to change without notification.

NOT allowed on the course: Pets, Bicycles or Skateboards.

Refund Policy: Can’t make the race? Up to 21 days before race date, you can defer your entry to next year for a deferral fee of $10. Within 21 days of the event, there are no refunds, no exceptions. However, you can transfer your registration to someone else for a fee of $10. To transfer your bib or to defer to next year, please fill out this form (link to google form).



Self-Timed Chip-Timed Youth Self-Timed (0-17) Youth Chip-Timed
Early Bird $33 $35 $20 $23
November 30 $35 $38 $23 $26
January 26 $40 $43 $25 $28
April 6 $45 $48 $27 $30
Race Day $48 $50 $30 $33


Self-Timed Chip-Timed Youth Self-Timed (0-17) Youth Chip-Timed
Early Bird $38 $40 $25 $28
November 30 $40 $43 $28 $31
January 26 $45 $48 $30 $33
April 6 $48 $51 $30 $33
Race Day $55 $58 $35 $38