San Francisco Runs You Might Like - September

San Francisco Runs You Might Like - September

Here are several outstanding runs in the San Francisco bay area this September that you might enjoy. They afford ample opportunity to race on the roads or over trails.

Zoom Point Pinole

Zoom Point Pinole

Date: September 2, 2017
Distance: 5k, 10k, Half Marathon

The race runs on dirt trails in Point Pinole Regional Shoreline, the largest shoreline park in the entire Bay Area with a few mild undulating hills.

> Find out more about the Zoom Point Pinole Half Marathon, 10k & 5k...

ZombieRunner San Francisco Run

ZombieRunner San Francisco Run

Date: September 9, 2017
Distance: 5k, 10k, Half Marathon

Start your engines at East Beach in San Francisco and enjoy a beautiful and challenging out-and-back half marathon course. You'll power by the Golden Gate Bridge, through the Presidio to the turnaround at Point Lobos, then head back.

> Find out more about the ZombieRunner San Francisco Run...

Alameda Running Festival

Alameda Running Festival

Date: September 16 - 17, 2017
Distance: 5k, 10k, Half Marathon

These runs offer flat, fast USATF certified courses. Yes, it's a perfect event to go for a fast time or even a personal best, so throw a few intervals into your training for this one!

> Find out more about the Alameda Running Festival

Clo-Cow Half Marathon and 5K

Clo-Cow Half Marathon and 5K

Date: September 17, 2017
Distance: 5k, 10k, Half Marathon

These runs begin in historic Downtown Petaluma in the North Bay. Runners tour rural Sonoma County farmland with rolling hills and plenty of sheep, horses and cows to cheer you on as you climb. Throw some hill work into your routine to get ready!

> Find out more about the Clo-Cow Half Marathon...

East Bay 510

East Bay 510

Date: September 17, 2017
Distance: 5k, 10k

The East Bay 510 is a 5K and 10K race and is the third and final event in the Represent Running's Run the Bay Challenge Series. The race features a point-to-point course starting on the frontage road by Tom Bates Regional Sports Complex and finishing at Bay Street Emeryville. We're talking flat & fast with some darn good bay front views along the way.

Berkeley Trail Adventure

Berkeley Trail Adventure

Date: September 23, 2017
Distance: 10k, Half Marathon, Ultra

Runners can enjoy shady trails broken up by open, exposed hilltop sections serving up views of the bay, Golden Gate Bridge, and, on clear days, Mt. Tamalpais.

> Find out more about the Berkeley Trail Adventure...

SF Aloha Run

SF Aloha Run

Date: September 24, 2017
Distance: 5k, 10k

This festive run starts and finishes at Crissy Field by the San Francisco Bay. Expect a spectacular view of the Golden Gate Bridge Hawaiian style music & entertainment, tasty Aloha treats and children’s activities.

> Find out more about the SF Aloha Run...

Rocky Ridge Half Marathon/10K/5K

Rocky Ridge Half Marathon

Date: September 30, 2017
Distance: 5k, 10k, Half Marathon

Run the Las Trampas Wilderness, part of the East Bay Regional Parks in San Ramon. The challenging half marathon course includes 4,000 feet of ascent/descent.

> Find out more about the Rocky Ridge Half Marathon


Looking for More Runs?

Already familiar with these runs? The RunGuides San Francisco race calendar has a complete list of everything happening around the Bay Area all year long. View it at http://www.runguides.com/san-francisco/runs

Published on Sep 01, 2017

Steve Lafler writes for RunGuides and suffers through repeat-mile intervals in pursuit of a swift 10k.