San Diego Runs You Might Like - January

San Diego Runs You Might Like - January

Here are several San Diego area runs you might like to check out this January. There are 5k runs, a 15k, half marathons and an OCR to choose from. Runners, rev your engines for 2018!

Road Runs

San Diego Resolution Run

San Diego Resolution Run

Date: January 1, 2018
Distance: 5k, 15k, half marathon

Take strides to shed a few of those holiday pounds and lighten the impact you leave on the earth both environmentally and physically as the Resolution Run goes green. Pick from three race distances!

> Learn More about the San Diego Resolution Run...


Carlsbad Marathon & Half

Carlsbad Marathon & Half

Date: January 14, 2018
Distance: 5k, half marathon,

The out-and-back, two-loop marathon course is gently rolling, with over 18 miles of it along the beautiful Pacific Ocean. Expect several thousand runners across all distances for the three runs on this scenic course.

> Learn more about the Carlsbad Marathon & Half...


Happy Hour 5K

Happy Hour 5k

Date: January 27, 2018
Distance: 5k

5k Happy Hour Run is a unique night 5K fun run focused less on speed and more on Margaritas, Wine, or Beer. All levels are welcome! Be sure you are 21 or over and come join the fun.

> Learn more about the 5k Happy Hour Run...


Schoolyard Dash 5k

Schoolyard Dash

Date: January 28, 2018
5k, 1 mile

Runners and walkers for the 5K or 1 mile kids run enjoy an out and back course along the Mission Bay running path at De Anza Cove. A festive brunch will follow the race.

> Learn more about the Schoolyard Dash 5k...


OCR Runs

Spartan Race SoCal

Spartan Race SoCal

Date: January 27-28, 2018
Distance: 3+ miles, 8+ miles OCR

Choose your distance, or run both on consecutive days. This OCR is quite a test of your endurance and athletic mettle! Note that the venue has moved a bit further from town this year to Prado Regional Park in the Chino Valley Basin.

> Learn more about Spartan Race SoCal...


Looking for More Races?

Already familiar with these? You can always head to to get a full list of upcoming San Diego road runs, trail runs, and OCRs.


Published on Dec 12, 2017

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