General Info

Alaska Airlines Bay to Breakers is a race built by the people. Since 1912, Over 2 million costumed runners, walkers and centipedes have completed the iconic 12K journey from the San Francisco Bay to the breakers on Ocean Beach.

REGISTRATION OPTIONS

REGISTRATION FOR THE 2019 RACE IS NOW OPEN WITH THE LIMITED TIME PRICE OF $49.99! THAT'S 37% OFF THE FINAL PRICE!

  • Adults: Ages 15 & Older
  • Child: Ages 3 – 14 (Children 2 and under are free), child registrants receive a 50% discount off the adult price
  • Centipedes: Groups of 13 or more runners linked together, centipede groups receive a $5 discount for each registrant, more information here.
  • VIP: Receive exclusive access and additional runners perks. Details on VIP benefits will be coming soon.
  • Virtual Runner: Can’t make it to the race this year, but still want all the cool SWAG? Register as a virtual runner and have your bib, shirt and medal mailed to you after the race.

Alaska Airlines Bay to Breakers is proud to offer an exclusive discount to active military, veterans, first responders and their family members.  Special discount codes are distributed through ID.me. Please click the logo below to verify your status and receive the discount code.

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RUNNER PERKS

  • Official Runners Tech T
  • Finisher Medal
  • Recovery Food & Beverages
  • Course Entertainment
  • Finish Line Festival Access

breakers bonus

In 2018, we introduced the Breakers Bonus, an all new way to experience race day. With the Bonus, runners can now increase their run distance from a 12k to 15k!

Bonus runners will receive:

  • An extra 3k to your run
  • An exclusive Bonus medal (in addition to the standard Finisher Medal)
  • A drink ticket good for one beer at the Finish Line Festival beer garden
  • Bonus entertainment in the final 3k to motivate you to the finish line

Find out more information on the Breakers Bonus HERE.

VIP BENEFITS

(Details on VIP Benefits will be coming soon)

2018 Designs

Designs for the 108th Alaska Airlines Bay to Breakers will be revealed in early 2019.

2018 Shirt & Medal

Bonus Logo

Bonus Medal

THE ORIG3N HEALTH & WELLNESS EXPO

May 17 (11 AM – 7 PM) & May 18 (9 AM – 5 PM),

2019 Location:
Pier 35
1454 The Embarcadero
San Francisco, CA 94133

More information here.

THE RACE

May 19, 2019

START TIME

The start time for the 108th Alaska Airlines Bay to Breakers will be announced in early 2019.

THE START

Main St. & Howard St.
San Francisco, CA 94105

THE FINISH LINE FESTIVAL

Ocean Beach Parking Lot
Great Highway [B/W JFK Dr. & Lincoln Way]
San Francisco, CA 94122
More information here.

RACE PACKET PICK-UP

In-Person
Participants may pick up their race packets at the Orig3n Health & Wellness Expo taking place Friday, May 17 and Saturday, May 18. Please check out more information regarding the Expo here. If a participant cannot attend the Expo, someone else may pick up their packet as long as they have a copy of the participant’s ID and order confirmation number.

Mail
The deadline to purchase the mail option for your registration was April 30, 2019. All runner bibs from here on out must be picked up at the Orig3n Health & Wellness Expo.

Race Packet Contains

  • Runner Bib with Timing Tag
  • Race Instruction Guide
  • Partner Premiums & Collateral

ORDER ADDITIONS (Upgrade to VIP or add Mail Packet or Transportation)

Participants who have already registered, but would like upgrade their existing registration to VIP or add the mail option or transportation will need the following information:

  • Primary email address used for your registration
  • Last name of the primary person for your registration
  • Booking code for the registration

OFFICIAL RUNNERS’ TECH T DISTRIBUTION

Participants who pick up their race packet at the Orig3n Health & Wellness Expo will also receive their Official Runners’ Tech T at that time. Participants who choose to have their race packet mailed can pick up their Runners’ T at the Finish Line Festival on race day or may come to the Expo as well.

REFUND POLICY

Alaska Airlines Bay to Breakers reserves the right to reject any entry and adheres to the standard running industry policy: All entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. The entry fee for this year’s event will NOT transfer to next year’s event, without exception.