The world’s fastest five kilometer road race, the Carlsbad 5000 attracts a world-class field of international athletes and Olympians to the Southern California beach resort of Carlsbad, California. The Carlsbad 5000 features a fast and fun seaside course where 16 world records have been set. Whether you’re a serious speedster or rookie runner, the Carlsbad 5000 is one of the most elite running events in the world.
At noon, elite athletes will race through the charming coastal village of Carlsbad for the lucrative prize purse – over $67,600 – and a new world record. Celebrate after your race with free beer at the Pizza Port/Imperial Cerveza Beer Garden. The weekend of events includes a Health & Fitness Expo. For a complete schedule of racing events, go to www.carlsbad5000.com