Location:                                                                  Race Start Time:

200 Marina Parkway Way                                                  8:30AM

San Diego, CA, 92101

Join us August 13, 2016 when the Viva La Margarita Race series will be making a splash in beautiful Embarcadero Marina South! Enjoy the scenic 5K or 10K course then reward yourself with a refreshing drink of margarita. The 10K course is looped. You've earned the right to stay twisted!

Race Day

  • Arrive early to park and begin race at exactly 8:30 AM
  • Rest rooms available at location
  • Water station will be located throughout the course
  • Prizes for most twisted! Will you be donned in mariachi get-up?
  • Race medals for all finishers


Waves may be assigned. Waves are assigned by pace as indicated at registration. Your wave, if assigned will be given to you at package pick up. 

Race Route

Note that race route is subject to change. The safety of our runners is of primary concern.  Not only do we want our runners to have a fun run, we also want everyone to stay safe throughout. In the event of a route change, runners will be notified before day of race.

Route coming soon                                                                                                                           

Post Race Celebration:                                                                                                                          Join your fellow runners, walkers, and the twisted for the fiesta.  Dance to pulsating music as you enjoy your refreshing post-race margarita. Here, we will crown the most twisted (best original costume), or what we call the "Snazzy Iguana". Strut your stuff and show us why you should take home our top-shelf tequila!

Awards Ceremony

The awards ceremony follows immediately after race. 

Only the top 3 finishers (male and female) will be announced at the Post Race Event.

Race awards will be given to the top finishers in each age group. Age groups are 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24 and every 5 years through 70+. All awards will be mailed within 4-6 weeks.

Packet Pick Up Information:
Will be sent to participants 30 days prior to race


Package will include: 

  • Dri- fit t-shirt (not guaranteed after July 23rd registration
  • Race bib with chip for timing
  • Tickets for margarita (virgin margarita also available for under 21)

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