Great Santa Run San Francisco

San Francisco, Sunday, December 8, 2019

5K & Kids 1 Mile


Enjoy the Great Santa Run San Francisco with us this year and support a great cause, Heart In Motion, promoting volunteerism and leadership development in youth!

Family Fun, Holiday Tradition, Golden Gate Bridge Views, and Bay Views


Amazing SWAG!

Finisher Medal/Ornament, 5 Piece Santa Suit


Ugly Holiday T-shirt (available for purchase)


Event Details


Check Out Our Race Day Information

Friday, December 6: Packet Pickup

  • TIME: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • LOCATION: Sports Basement Presidio - 610 Old Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94129
  • 20% off all in-store purchases with proof of bib at checkout.
  • Saturday, December 7: Packet Pickup

  • TIME: 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • LOCATION: Sports Basement Presidio - 610 Old Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94129
  • 20% off all in-store purchases with proof of bib at checkout.
  • Sunday, December 8: Race Times

  • 8:30 AM: Great Santa Run 5K
  • 9:10 AM: Kids Rudolph 1 Miler

  • Note: Races Start/Finish at East Beach Parking Lot. Santa Suit day of packet pick up for those who got their bib mailed and the post race expo is at the Sports Basement Presidio.

    MAILED BIBS & SANTA SUIT PICKUP: Anyone can get your bib for you, just show the registration receipt. If you opted to get your bib mailed, you can pick up your Santa Suit at the packet pickup OR at the event.


    • Santa Suit & Finisher Medal

    • Ugly Santa T-Shirt (Available for purchase)




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    Q: Can I get a refund?
    There are no refunds unless you purchase Ticket Guardian Race Insurance. Please follow up directly with Ticket Guardian if you would like a refund.

    Q: Can I defer my registration?
    There are no deferrals.

    Q: Is there race day packet pick up?
    There is no race day packet pick up.What if I got my bib mailed?

    Q: What if I got my bib mailed?
    You only get the bib in the mail. You can get your Santa suit at packet pickup or race morning at the expo area.

    Q: Can someone else pick up my race bib?
    Anyone can pick up your race bib/Santa suit for you.

    Q: Can I transfer my entry to another person?
    Yes. You must be logged into your Race Roster Account. You can find the login option at the top right of the registration form. Select the ‘Transfer’ tab on the left side of the registration form. Now select the button called ‘Transfer to a new participant’. Follow the next steps to complete the participant transfer. A fee of $10.00 will be charged for participant transfers.

    Q: Can I bring my dog?
    No dogs allowed on course.

    Q: Can I run with a stroller?
    Strollers are ok. Just register the baby in the stroller if you want them to get a t-shirt/medal.

    Charity - Heart In Motion


    Support Heart In Motion located in the Bay Area


    Heart in Motion strengthens communities through promoting volunteerism and leadership development in youth. Heart in Motion brings together Bay Area youth, inspiring neighborhood activism and cultivating a passion for community service. Its members come from schools throughout the area, who work together to transform community service from a duty to a rewarding labor of love by serving from their hearts.

    Discounts and Referrals


    Family Discounts

    Family & Group discounts are available upon request. Contact us!

    Referral Programs

    Earn $5 back for each person you refer using your unique URL.

    (**your unique url will be provided to you)

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