The Biofreeze Berkeley Half Marathon 10K Race

Run historic Telegraph Avenue, pass through Cal’s iconic Sather Gate, tour vibrant Shattuck Avenue, and enjoy a dramatic finish at Civic Center Park.

Race Date: Sunday, November 18th, 2018

Race Start: 8:30AM at Milvia St. at Kittredge St, Berkeley, CA 94704

Race Finish: Martin Luther King, Jr. Way at Allston St., Berkeley, CA 94704

Course Certification: The 10K course is USATF certified

Race Distance: 10 Kilometers / 6.2 Miles

Back by popular demand, our 10K Race is the perfect option for runners who seek a rewarding, beautiful, and fun race distance. Experience iconic Telegraph Avenue, run through Cal’s iconic Sather Gate, tour vibrant Shattuck Avenue, and enjoy a dramatic finish at Civic Center Park. 10K runners celebrate at the Main Finish Line in an exhilarating community running festival.

2018 10K Race Course Map

2018 course shown. Course is subject to change.

10K Race Details

  • Corrals

    Start Location: Milvia St. at Kittredge St, Berkeley, California 94704

    Sunday, November 18th, 2018

    Runners will be assigned to a lettered start corral based on their Estimated Finish Time (EFT). The corral assignment will be printed on your bib number. Large flags will designate the corral entrances at the start line – please enter the corral at the flag that corresponds to your corral assignment.

    All runners need to be in their corral at the start of the race – the start time for the 10K is 8:30am. As the race starts, corral monitors will bring your corral group forward to the Start Line to start the race.

    Corral time and locations are subject to change.

  • Course Limits
    All 10K participants are required to finish the race within 2 hour, a 19:19 minute/mile pace. Runners who come in after this time will not be considered official finishers.
  • Water Stops
    There are 3 water stops along the 10K course.
  • Elevation

  • Amenities
    All participants receive a technical fabric long-sleeved shirt. Finishers receive a finisher’s medal, free photos, electronic finisher’s certificate, and individual care, both on and off the course and following – including food, beverage, heat sheet and medical care.

  • Awards and Scoring
    Awards will be given to the top three overall women and top three overall men in the 10K. Age group awards will be given to the top three females and top three males in the 10K in each age division. Top 3 overall winners will be removed from age group awards (no double dipping). Age group awards will be mailed after the event.
  • Divisions
    Half Marathon, 5K and 10K awards will be given to the top three finishers in the following age divisions: 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+.

Race details subject to change.