ONE MILe. FIVE RACES. JOIN THE RUNNING FIESTA.
CINCO DE MILE RUN 2019
May 5, 2019
SAN DIEGO, CA
RACE OVERVIEW AND SCHEDULE
The Cinco de Mile Run is a USA Track & Field (USATF)-sanctioned and certified road mile race with heats for open (ages 13-39) and masters (ages 40+) men and women and children (ages 5-12) of all abilities (yes, that includes you)! Discover the allure of the mile along our scenic course at Hospitality Point at Mission Bay, then stick around for an oceanfront cool down and our awards fiesta. Custom sombreros for each age-group winner and festive tees for all participants! All kids race runners will receive a special award.
Schedule of events
8:00 AM - Masters Men’s Mile Run (Ages 40+)
8:30 AM - Masters Women’s Mile Run (Ages 40+)
9:00 AM - Open Men’s Mile Run (Ages 13-39)
9:30 AM - Open Women’s Mile Run (Ages 13-39)
10:00 AM - Kids’ Mile Run (Ages 5-12)
10:15 AM - Awards Presentation at Gazebo
Professional chip timing
Accurate, USATF certified, vehicle-free course
Great competition in a friendly atmosphere
Festive t-shirt for all participants (register before 4/19/2019 to ensure availability)
Special award for all kids race runners
Custom sombrero for each age-group winner
"Smash the avocado / race the taco" challenge with costumed runners in open races
Runners score points in the USATF-SD Road Race Series
Additional samples and discounts from sponsors
No hidden processing fees
The Cinco de Mile Run is limited to 250 total participants. For everyone’s safety on the course, races with a large number of participants may be split into two sections, running slow to fast. Adjustments to the schedule will be communicated in the pre-race email to participants.
The Cinco de Mile Run is presented by Kinetic Events, LLC and is supported and operated by the local USA Track & Field association of San Diego and Imperial Counties (USATF San Diego). USATF San Diego is a volunteer nonprofit organization that oversees all aspects of youth and adult track & field, road running, race walk, and trail running. Proceeds from the event will go to support the USATF San Diego road running series. In 2019, the Cinco de Mile Run will again be the San Diego-Imperial USATF Road Mile Championship. USATF San Diego 2019 members are eligible to receive a discount code for $10 off registration via email or by filling out the contact form at the bottom of this page (include full name and date of birth).
$25 - open and masters
$15 - kids race (ages 5-12)
$10 off for USATF members with code
No race day registration is available. Online registration opens on February 1 and closes at 11:59 PM on Friday, May 3.
USATF discount applies to adult entries only. Only one $10 code may be redeemed per purchase.
Registered participants may pick up their bibs on race day starting at 6:45 AM.
"THE MILE HAS ALL THE ELEMENTS OF A DRAMA"
- Sir ROGER BANnISTER
Questions about participating in the race? Interested in sponsoring the Cinco de Mile Run? Reach out using the form below.
Kristin Schleicher, Race Director