The Kids Course


The San Diego Kids Race is a race designed for kids under 13.  Waves of kids (ages 4-6, 7-9 and 10-12) will run a closed-loop course inside Petco Park. In conjunction with 2nd Recess (a local nonprofit that has been serving kids since 2011), we plan to provide your little ones with an opportunity to race and experience an epic finish near home plate!

Perks & Pricing


  • Finisher’s Medal
  • Scenic Course
  • Youth Shirt
  • Personalized Bib
  • Coach/Parent Bib with Matching Bib Number Included
  • Epic Finish Inside Petco Park


The San Diego Kids Race is limited to 250 participants.

2018 MEDAL


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  • Personalize your child’s bib (must register by Feb 1st)

  • Purchase upgrade during registration or visit our Store
    • Convenience upgrade allows you the option to pick up your child’s race packet on race day


  • Help your child reach their goal

• Complete 1/4-mile (ages 4-6), 1/2-mile (ages 7-9) or 1 -mile (ages 10-12)

  • Join a Great Running Club for Kids

2nd Recess

  • Coach or Train with your child

• Training Plan TBA




March 11, 2018


  • Pick up your child’s race packet at our Expo

    • “Coach” Bib allows you to spectate along the warning track or run alongside your child during the Kids Race

  • Start/Finish at Petco Park in downtown San Diego

    • Only steps away from downtown San Diego’s best Hotels

  • Share Results

  • Awards

    • Top 3 in each age group

  • Celebrate San Diego – and your child’s finish

    • Invite fans and watch your child’s epic finish inside Petco Park!  Entry is free and open to the public

    • Special offers for finishers at participating Gaslamp Quarter businesses

*All times are approximate. Daylight savings starts at 2:00am PST on Sunday, March 11, 2018

Race weekend parking and driving directions will be included in our final instructions and emailed to participants by Monday, March 5.

The final instructions link will also be available on our website homepage and Facebook page on Monday, March 5.

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