San Diego Runs You Might Like - November

San Diego Runs You Might Like - November

Here are a few San Diego area runs that you may want to consider racing this November. Pick and choose from low-key 5k events, challenging half marathons, the grueling camareraderie of OCR events and celebratory Turkey Trots.

Road Runs

Silver Strand Half Marathon

Silber Strand Half Marathon

Date: November 12, 2017
Distance: Half marathon, 10-mile, 5k

Gun for a personal best half marathon with the Pacific Ocean on your right and the San Diego Bay on your left on the flat, fast course. Choose the 10-mile distance if you'd like something a little different to celebrate Veteran's Day with.

> Learn more about the Silver Strand Half Marathon...

Temecula Half Marathon & 5K

Temecular Half Marathon & 5k

Date: November 12, 2017
Distance: Half marathon, 5k

Enjoy this half marathon through gorgeous vineyards and rolling hills over a combination of paved roads and packed dirt. Yes, best to throw a few hills into the training for this one!

> Learn more about the Temecula Half Marathon & 5k...

San Diego Heroes 6k

San Diego Heroes 6k

Date: November 18, 2017
Distance: 6k

Drop by De Anza Cove Park for this 6k run dedicated to the heroic efforts of those who seek the addiction and mental health help they need without feeling ashamed or isolated.

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Encinitas Turkey Trot

Encinitas Turkey Trot

Date: November 23, 2017
Distance: 10k, 5k

The Pacific Coast in Encinitas in late November brings singularly beautiful color to the ocean! The course hugs this spectacular coastline. Don't miss this very special Thanksgiving morning event that supports the North County Community Services Food Bank.

> Learn more about the Encinitas Turkey Trot...

O'side Turkey Trot

O'side Turkey Trot

Date: November 23, 2017
Distance: 10k, 5k

This is the big family friendly Turkey Trot in Oceanside near San Diego. Join the throng and burn some pre-turkey calories along the (mostly) waterfront course. Then go home and EAT to your heart's content!

> Learn more about the O'side Turkey Trot...

Trail Runs

Surfing Madonna Beach Run

Surfing Madonna Beach Run

Date: November 5, 2017
Distance:
5k, 10k, 15k

Join thousands on Moonlight Beach in Encinitas for a sunsoaked 5k, 10k or 15k. There's a wild costume contest with $16,000 in prize money on offer, and a great party waiting at the finish with food and free beer.

> Learn more about the Surfing Madonna Beach Run...

Ragnar Trail Relay Los Coyotes

Ragnar Trail Relay Los Coyotes

Date: November 10 - 11, 2017
Distance: Relay

Run on a relay team in the high-school, regular and ultra divisions on a sublime high-desert course. The point-to-point race covers hundreds of kilometers and will take you on a physical and spiritual journey, into an alpine wonderland of junipers, pines, and oaks, and to mountaintops.

> Learn morea about the Ragnar Trail Relay Los Coyotes

OCR Runs

Tough Mudder SoCal

Tough Mudder SoCal

Date: November 4 - 5, 2017
Distance: 10 - 12 miles, 20+ obstacles

The land may be flat, but the mud is deep on the course at Lake Elsinore Diamond. You'll likey be exhaused at the finish, but you can rejuvinate with a post-run beer.

> Learn more about the Tough Mudder SoCal...

Rugged Maniac SoCal

Tough Mudder SoCal

Date: November 11, 2017
Distance: 3-mile, 25+ obstacles

Coupon: Get $5 off your entry with code RG17

Head out to Galway Downs in nearby Temecula for a day of exciting fun, starting with the OCR run. From there it's on to multiple attractions at the festival including beach vollyball and a pie eating contest.

> Learn more about the Rugged Maniac SoCal...

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 Nov 01, 2017

Steve Lafler runs, writes, draws comics, drinks red wine, and then runs some more. He has been known to literally run backwards at the end of an 800 meter race.