12K (7.5 mile) & 5K

The 37th annual Across the Bay 12K and 415K, benefits the Edgewood Center for Children and Families. While we won’t be together in person, in the lead up to the 37th running of the Across the Bay 12K & 415K we’re going to keep the roots of this event alive through a Celebration of Running this San Francisco tradition. Join us and earn awesome perks as we come together as a community to celebrate the Bay! Click the red button above to learn more.

The First ‘Across the Bay’ Race: A Celebration of Running

As the 37th running of the Across the Bay 12K goes virtual for the first time in its history, Run Local got together with the race’s founder, Dave Rhody, for a behind the scenes look at how it all came together. Listen to our Run Local Pod and enjoy his written words and photos.

The Across the Bay 12K is a Pacific Association USATF Grand Prix Event.

Run Local Bay Area Challenges

In 2020 our Run Local Bay Area events once again includes five races and three challenges. You can participate in each event individually or combine the three Silicon Valley-based events into the Valley Challenge, run the 408K, Across the Bay 12K + 415K and the East Bay 510K to complete the Run the Bay Challenge or crush all five events to earn the Run Local Series Star, in addition to the Valley & Run the Bay Challenge medals!