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How to find a 5K route

A 5K run is 3.1 miles. Below are some resources for your 5K route

Find a local high school or public track that is standard regulation of 400 Meters. A 5K is 12.5 laps around the track. 

Meet us on March 21st between 8am-11am at Liberty Station in Point Loma. We will provide your PERKS (if you pre-registered) and a 5K route map for Liberty Station. Stay tuned for more details. 

Sign up for free MapMyRun program which also includes a mobile app. You can search for 5K routes in your local area and also create your own 5K routes on a map. Has auto follow road features. 

Launch free Google Earth program in Google Chrome browser. You can use the ruler feature (set to miles or KM) and do a multipoint 3.1 mile or 5KM route. Does not have auto follow road features. 

Sign up for free Strava program which also includes a mobile app. You can track your 5K routes and also find local 5K routes. This app is a social network app for runners and bicylist. 

Find your favorite park, beach or trails that has over a 1.55 mile distance. The run out to the 1.55 mile point and turn around and run  back. You can use your  iPhone or Android distance tracking application to track your distance or use one of the listed mapping programs to identify your turn around point. Examples in San Diego include Balboa Park, Lake Miramar, Mission Beach Boardwalk, and Mission Bay.