Race Info | The Great Race

Race Information

41st Running of the Great Race

September 30, 2018

The 10K and 5K course are predominately downhill and travel along Forbes Avenue, Fifth Avenue and Boulevard of the Allies before finishing in Point State Park.The 10K course (6.2 miles) begins in Frick Park at Beechwood Boulevard and the 5K (3.1 miles) starts at Fifth Avenue and Atwood Street in Oakland. 

Start Line Schedule

8:00 AM - 5K Run/Walk
9:30 AM - 10K

RACE PERKS

  • Long-sleeve, technical men’s or women’s finisher shirt
  • Beautifully designed finisher medal
  • Access to a closed, USATF-certified course
  • Chip-time with online tracking  with instant online results
  • Virtual goodie bag email with exclusive deals and promotions for race participants
  • Post-race food