Event Information

Oakland Location

Lakeside Park, Lake Merritt

666 Bellevue Avenue, Oakland, CA


Course Maps

OAKLAND 5k & 10k Course Map


Race Day Schedule

7:00 a.m.    Race Day Registration opens – Late Bib Pick-Up

8:00 a.m.    Welcome Ashlie Bryant, Co-Founder and President of 3Strands Global

8:10 a.m.    Honor Modern Day Abolitionists

8:20 a.m.    Announce Largest Team and Top Fundraisers

8:25 a.m.    Color Guard and National Anthem

8:28 a.m.    Stretch and Warm Up

8:30 a.m.    10K start

8:35 a.m.    5K start

9:45 a.m.    Announce 5K and 10K award winners

10:00 a.m.  Event Ends



The top 3 overall female and male in the 5K and 10K will receive a medal.



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