2019 Race Results HERE

6K and 10K Courses

Starting at the historic campus of Santa Clara University/Mission Santa Clara, the course features a loop through Earthquakes Stadium. The event then returns to Santa Clara University where participants can enjoy a post-race festival on Santa Clara’s Franklin Mall. The course includes the 6K, 10K and Sutter Health/PAMF Kids Fun Run with dash distances (ages 2 – 7). If you have not made it to the 6K/10K split by 9 am you will be directed to run on the 6K course even if you have registered for the 10K. Map here.

Pre-Race Day Bib Pick Up – Sports Basement Sunnyvale – Friday, March 27, 2020 -11 am to 7 pm

Join us at Sports Basement Sunnyvale to pick up your bib and shirt, shop and receive great deals and 20% off when you show your bib!  Sports Basement Sunnyvale – 1177 Kern Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94085.

Avoid the hassles and delays of race day:

  • No waiting in lines for your bib and shirt
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Plantronics Race Day Pick Up and Registration

There will be a place for participants to register and pick up their shirts and bibs on race morning as well. This will take place on the Alviso Mall that opens at 6:30 am.


Race Day Timeline – Saturday, March 28, 2020

  • 6:30 AM – On-Site Registration, Bib Pick-up opens
  • 7:00 AM – Course closures begin
  • 7:30 AM – Stage activities start
  • 8:00 AM – 6K and 10K starts
  • 8:45 AM – Activities on main stage
  • 9:00 AM – Last participant through Avaya Stadium
  • 9:30 AM – Awards Distributed from main Stage
  • 9:30 AM – Kids Fun Run
  • 10:00 AM – Last participant through finish line
  • 10:30 AM – Event over (all roads re-opened)


Medals and Sports Basement gift cards will be given to the top three runners in each age category. The age categories are as follows:

1-9, 10-12, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Parking Information

Parking will be conveniently located on the campus of Santa Clara University at three designated parking areas.  Remember that road closures around the venue start at 7:00 am.

1. North Campus Lot at Benton Street and Alviso Street.  There is also access to this lot from the Alameda.

2. Central Parking Structure accessed from Palm Drive.

3. Homestead/Benton Lot accessed from Homestead Road, between Lafayette and Jackson Streets or from Benton Street.


Sweat & Bike Check

We will have a sweat check and bike check so that runners have a place to store their belongings and/or bike while they are running the race.  Please be sure to only bring clear, small, stadium-sized satchels for your belongings. Open from 6:30 am to 10:00 am.


6K and 10K courses

There are two course options (6K or 10K) for participants to choose between. The start and finish line will take place on Franklin Street alongside Santa Clara University. Participants will run from campus along city streets and return to finish on Franklin Street. The 10K course will also loop the campus. If you have not made it to the 6K/10K split by 9am you will be directed to run on the 6K course even if you have registered for the 10K.


Sutter Health/PAMF Kids Fun Run 

There will be 3 different dash distances for the Kids Fun Run by age that are an out and back at the Start/Finish Line Arch at 9:30 am.

*Ages 2-3 – 80 yards
*Ages 4-5 – 200 yards
*Ages 6-7 – 400 yards

San Jose Water Company Hydration Station

There will be 1 water aid station halfway through the 6K course (inside Avaya Stadium) and a 2nd water aid station for the 10K course which will be located along Lafayette Street behind campus.

At the end of the race, all runners will get bottled water and snacks. We will be setting up canopies for food and beverage distribution at the finish line.

Festival Area

On Franklin Street, we will host our Festival Area that will include: refreshments, vendor booths, activities, and a medical tent. This is where the start/finish line and the Awards Ceremony stages will be.