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San Luis Distance Club

Your source for upcoming events, running news, and race results in San Luis Obispo

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Miracle Miles for Kids 10K Walk/Run 8:00 am
Miracle Miles for Kids 10K Walk/Run @ Morro Bay Rock
May 13 @ 8:00 am
Miracle Miles for Kids 10K Walk/Run SATURDAY, MAY 13  (8:00 A.M.) – MIRACLE MILES FOR KIDS 10K WALK/RUN Support foster and special needs children and their families by participating in the Miracle Miles for Kids[...]
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THE BORN TO RUN ULTRA MARATHON EXTRAVAGANZA 6:00 am
THE BORN TO RUN ULTRA MARATHON EXTRAVAGANZA @ East Creek Ranch
May 20 @ 6:00 am
SATURDAY, MAY 20 – THE BORN TO RUN ULTRA MARATHON EXTRAVAGANZA The Born To Run Ultra Marathon Extravaganza takes place at East Creek Ranch on Figueroa Mountain Road in Los Olivos and is the largest[...]
Bull Canyon 5K, 10K, & Kid’s Runs 7:30 am
Bull Canyon 5K, 10K, & Kid’s Runs @ Edwards Community Center
May 20 @ 7:30 am
BULL CANYON 5K, 10K, & KID’S RUNS SATURDAY, MAY 20 (7:30/8.00 A.M.) All events start at the Edwards Community Center on North Panther Street in Santa Maria (East on Main Street from Highway 101, just[...]
I-SCREAM 5K & KID’S RUN 9:00 am
I-SCREAM 5K & KID’S RUN @ Just South of the Pier in Pismo Beach
May 20 @ 9:00 am
SATURDAY, MAY 20 (9:00 A.M.) – I-SCREAM 5K & KID’S RUN: This new event will take place just south of the pier in Pismo Beach (100 Pomeroy Street). The I-Scream 5K and Kids run is[...]
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RUNNING WAREHOUSE PUB RUN #2 6:15 pm
RUNNING WAREHOUSE PUB RUN #2 @ Quality Suites, San Luis Obispo
May 23 @ 6:15 pm
TUESDAY, MAY 23 (6:15 P.M.) – RUNNING WAREHOUSE PUB RUN #2:  This is the second in the series of pub runs to be held throughout the spring and summer. There is no registration fee and[...]
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Arroyo Grande Strawberry Stampede 5K & 10K 8:00 am
Arroyo Grande Strawberry Stampede 5K & 10K @ Centennial Park
May 28 @ 8:00 am
ARROYO GRANDE STRAWBERRY STAMPEDE 5K & 10K SUNDAY, MAY 28 (8:00 A.M.) These courses are scenic routes through Arroyo Grande with registration, the start, and the finish all at the end of Short Street by[...]
THE BLUE MILE 1:00 pm
THE BLUE MILE @ Jennifer Street Bridge
May 28 @ 1:00 pm
SUNDAY, MAY 28 (1:00 P.M.) – THE BLUE MILE: The San Luis Obispo Blues are partnering with Running Warehouse to bring you Blue Mile. The Blue Mile will be a one mile fun run starting[...]
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RUNNING WAREHOUSE PUB RUN #2 @ Quality Suites, San Luis Obispo
May 23 @ 6:15 pm

TUESDAY, MAY 23 (6:15 P.M.) – RUNNING WAREHOUSE PUB RUN #2: 

This is the second in the series of pub runs to be held throughout the spring and summer. There is no registration fee and the runs will be 3-4 miles (untimed). Each run will have a shoe sponsor offering the opportunity to test out their latest footwear and the run will be followed by a raffle and refreshments. Tonight’s run is hosted by Brooks and takes place at Quality Suites on Monterey Street in San Luis Obispo. For more information, e-mail retail@runningwarehouse.com.

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Arroyo Grande Strawberry Stampede 5K & 10K @ Centennial Park
May 28 @ 8:00 am

ARROYO GRANDE STRAWBERRY STAMPEDE 5K & 10K

SUNDAY, MAY 28 (8:00 A.M.)

These courses are scenic routes through Arroyo Grande with registration, the start, and the finish all at the end of Short Street by the swinging bridge. Proceeds go towards Kiwanis community service projects. Awards are three deep in five-year age groups in each of the races along with refreshments and prize drawings.

The races are part of the Strawberry Festival that features food, music, and craft booths. Conducted by the Pismo Beach Kiwanis Club, Post Office Box 44, Pismo Beach, 93448, www.strawberrystampede.com.

 

THE BLUE MILE @ Jennifer Street Bridge
May 28 @ 1:00 pm

SUNDAY, MAY 28 (1:00 P.M.) – THE BLUE MILE:

The San Luis Obispo Blues are partnering with Running Warehouse to bring you Blue Mile. The Blue Mile will be a one mile fun run starting near the Jennifer Street Bridge, the pedestrian bridge near the train station at 1011 Railroad Avenue in San Luis Obispo. It will proceed along the bike path south to the finish just before Orcutt Road. Your race entry fee includes an adult ticket to the Blues game that day when the Blues take on the Santa Maria Packers, at Sinsheimer Stadium. You will also receive a SWAG bag courtesy of Running Warehouse that includes a beverage ticket to use at Bang The Drum Brewing. Runners, walkers, hikers, joggers, and strollers are all welcome.  This event is accessible and those individuals should contact Kelsey, the race director, in advance for accommodation requests. For questions, visit our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/BlueMileSLO/ or send an e-mail to khitchen@bluesbaseball.com. Go to bluemile.eventbrite.com to register.

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Lighthouse Foundation 5K @ Pomar Junction Vineyard and Winery
Jun 3 @ 8:00 am

SATURDAY, JUNE 3 (8:00 A.M.) – LIGHTHOUSE FOUNDATION 5K

This 5K run to benefit The Lighthouse Foundation will take place at Pomar Junction Vineyard and Winery. The course winds its way along the roads of Templeton and back to the Winery at 5036 South El Pomar in Templeton. There will be a kid’s half mile following the finish of the 5K. Enjoy family activities with a bounce house, face painting, and crafts along with raffle prizes, breakfast burritos, and music. The Lighthouse Foundation provides programs for drug and alcohol abuse. Register through www.eventbrite.com.

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Marianne Talley Memorial 5K & 10K, 1-Mile Walk & Kid’s Mile @ Talley Vineyards
Jun 4 @ 8:00 am

SUNDAY, JUNE 4 (8:00 A.M.) – MARIANNE TALLEY MEMORIAL 5K, 10K, 1-MILE WALK, & KID’S MILE

All races are run on a cross country course of scenic dirt roads and trails at Talley Vineyards, 3031 Lopez Drive in Arroyo Grande.

Timing chips will be used for all 5K, 10K and, youth runners.

Strawberries and other refreshments will be provided at the finish and there is a post-race raffle for all participants along with awards for age group place winners 3 deep in 14 divisions.

Proceeds go towards a scholarship fund in memory of Marianne Talley for student athletes at Arroyo Grande High School.

Register at www.raceroster.com. Directed by Marian Fiorentino, run@talleyvineyards.com.

 

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RUNNING WAREHOUSE PUB RUN #3 @ Quality Suites
Jun 13 @ 6:15 pm

TUESDAY, JUNE 13 (6:15 P.M.) – RUNNING WAREHOUSE PUB RUN #3: 

This is the third in a series of pub runs being held throughout the spring and summer. There is no registration fee and the runs will be 3-4 miles (untimed). Each run will have a shoe sponsor offering the opportunity to test out their latest footwear and the run will be followed by a raffle and refreshments. Tonight’s run is hosted by Altra and takes place at Quality Suites on Monterey Street in San Luis Obispo. For information, e-mail retail@runningwarehouse.com.

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RUNNING WAREHOUSE PUB RUN #4 @ Milestone Tavern
Jul 11 @ 6:15 pm

TUESDAY, JULY 11 (6:15 P.M.) – RUNNING WAREHOUSE PUB RUN #4: 

This is the fourth in a series of pub runs being held throughout the spring and summer. There is no registration fee and the runs will be 3-4 miles (untimed). Each run will have a shoe sponsor offering the opportunity to test their footwear and the run will be followed by a raffle and refreshments. Tonight’s run is hosted by Asics and takes place at Milestone Tavern on Foothill Boulevard in San Luis Obispo. For more information, call e-mail retail@runningwarehouse.com.

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47th Annual Brian Waterbury Rock to Pier Run & 4th Half Marathon
Jul 15 all-day

SATURDAY, JULY 15 (start time tbd) – Brian Waterbury Rock to Pier Run & Half Marathon

Named in memory of Brian Waterbury who originated the race in 1970, this 6 mile goes along the beach from the start at the rock in Morro Bay to the finish at the pier in Cayucos.

Registration will open on May 4. Awards will be given to the top three finishers in 15 age divisions from 10 & under to 80 & over. T

The Rock’n Around the Pier Half Marathon will be held primarily on the hard packed sand with a one mile loop through a local park. The half marathon is open to the first 300 participants. Registration for both races includes a race t-shirt, finisher’s medal, and breakfast at the pier.

See all the details at www.leaguelineup.com/rock2pier. Directed by Karen Sweeny, Morro Bay Recreation Dept., 1001 Kennedy Way, Morro Bay, 93442, 772-6281, ksweeny@morro-bay.ca.us.

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38th SAN LUIS OBISPO TRIATHLON @ Sinsheimer Park
Jul 23 all-day

SUNDAY, JULY 23 (all day) – 38th SAN LUIS OBISPO TRIATHLON (Swim = 1/2M, Bike = 15M, Run = 3.1M): 

This event starts with the first 40 entrants hitting the pool at 7:00 AM and continues through the day at Sinsheimer Park at 900 Southwood Drive in San Luis Obispo. Each finisher receives a medal, T-shirt, results, and is eligible for the raffle drawing.

Registration will be available online only.

The event is conducted by the S.L.O. City Recreation Dept., 1341 Nipomo Street, San Luis Obispo, 93401, 781-7300, http://www.slocity.org/government/department-directory/parks-and-recreation/slo-triathlon.

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PISMO BEACH STRIDE WITH THE TIDE 5K @ Pismo Beach pier
Jul 29 @ 8:30 am

PISMO BEACH STRIDE WITH THE TIDE 5K

This course is out and back on the hard packed sand. Registration will be taken on race morning from 7:15-8:15 AM at the Pismo Beach pier at the end of Pomeroy Avenue and no entry is needed before that.

Entry fees are $15 without a race shirt and $25 with one. Shirts will be available to the first 150 entries and size requests will be filled in the order of entry. Gold, silver, and bronze medals will be awarded to the top three men and women ages 12 & under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, & 80+.

Sponsored by Pismo Beach Recreation, 760 Mattie Road, Pismo Beach, 93449, 773-7049, www.pismobeach.org and conducted by the San Luis Distance Club, Post Office Box 1134, San Luis Obispo, 93406, www.sldc.org.