San Diego Runs You Might Like - April

San Diego Runs You Might Like - April

San Diego offers a bumper crop of races this April that you might like. Choose from road runs, trail events plus an exciting all night relay. There's also a couple fun runs on the menu.

Ragnar Relay So Cal

Ragnar Relay So Cal

Date: April 6 - 7, 2018
Distance: 200-mile relay

Taking part in the Ragnar Relay multi-stage point to point team relay race is one of the coolest adventures in running! This 200-mile party starts at Huntington Beach and continues down the coast under the stars to finish at Silver Strand State Beach in San Diego. You must sign up well in advance, so book this one for next year - we list it anyway as it's not to be missed.

 

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San Diego Beach & Bay Half Marathon 5K & 8K

San Diego Beach & Bay Half Marathon

Date: April 14, 2018
Distance: 5k, 8k, half marathon

Coupon: Get 15% off entry with code RUNGUIDES15

Are you ready for a flat, fast & very scenic half marathon? Tour through San Diego’s  beautiful beaches, bays and resorts, followed by a festive bayside party with live music, beer garden, snacks, and photo opportunities.

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UCSD Triton 5K

UCSD Triton 5k

Date: April 15, 2017
Distance: 5k

Join 3,000 fellow students, alumni, staff, faculty and friends for a 5k adventure through the heart of the UCSD campus—past iconic campus landmarks like the world-renowned Geisel Library and the Stuart Collection’s “Sun God.” All ages are welcome.

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ACT Today For Military Families Walk/Run

ACT Today For Military Families Walk/Run

Date: April 22, 2018
Distance: 5k, 10k

The flat, fast course starts at Tecolote Shores Park and heads out for a loop around beautiful Fiesta Island. Bring the kids for the 1-mile fun run!

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La Jolla Half Marathon

La Jolla Half Marathon

Date: April 22, 2017
Distance: 5k, Half Marathon

The La Jolla Half Marathon is a seriously gorgeous point-to-point road race. This popular half marathon takes runners along a wide open oceanfront course from the del Mar Fairgrounds to La Jolla cove. You'll be wowed by the views and challenged with a few fun little hills on the course.

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Awesome 80s Run - San Diego

Awesome 80s Run - San Diego

Date: April 29, 2018
Distance: 5k, 8k

Bring the neon shorts, leggings and big hair and we'll bring the live music, dancers and awesome course music! Run back to the future with us at the Awesome 80's Run! Choose from the 5k or 8k distance on beautiful and scenic Mission Bay.

Coupon: Save 15% off your entry with code RUNGUIDES15

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Trail Runs

XTerra Black Mountain Trail Run

XTerra Black Mountain Trail Run

Date: April 8, 2017
Distance: 5k, 15k

The run happens at Black Mountain Regional Park north of San Diego, east of Del Mar. Choose from 5k or 15k distances. The course is great for beginners and advanced athletes with plenty of wide fire road trails and some single track sections.

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Heartbreak Ridge Run

Heartbreak Ridge Run

Date: April 14, 2018
Distance: 5k, 10k, half marathon

Come out for this challenging trail run in the foothills near Camp Pendleton Marine Bass. You'll work some tough hills but you'll be rewarded with splendid mountain and meadow views.

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Fun Runs

The Inflatable Run & Festival

The Inflatable Run & Festival

Date: April 14, 2018
Distance: 5k

Coupon: Save 15% off your entry with code RUNGUIDES15.

Here's an all-ages family event featuring a 5k inflatable obstacle course plus fun games, shows, and attractions in the festival area. There are free activities for kids and interactive attractions available the entire day.

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Color Me Rad Chula Vista

Color Me Rad Chula Vista

Date: April 14, 2018
Distance: Fun Run

If you're looking for a run that will send you through the rainbow and leave you covered from head to toe in powders of pink, yellow, green, blue, and violet this event is for you. Wear white! It's safe, but maybe don't wear your wedding dress or Sunday best.

> Learn more about Color Me Rad Chula Vista...

 

Looking For More Races?

Already familiar with these? You can always head to www.runguides.com/san-diego/runs to get a full list of upcoming San Diego road runs, trail runs, and OCRs.

Published on Mar 21, 2017

Steve Lafler runs and writes because he likes to, and it also saves him tons of money on therapy.