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Ted's 3 mile run (5K), on the Prado.

This 3 mile run is a great way to start the weekend. (There is also a 2 mile version of the course.)  3 miles is a perfect distance for beginners.  3 miles is also great distiance for intermediate, and elite runners.  Runner's World Magazine' s philosophy is that shorter runs, at a fast pace, improves half marathon- and marathon times (faster splits)!  This is a scenic run through historic Balboa Park. This is your tour of Balboa Park, on the run! We run past many of the park's attractions. We may choose to do a core workout after the run. We will meet in front of the Hall of Champions. ( I think that it is safer to have a lighted parking lot next to the meetup area.) To get to the Hall of Champions, take Park Blvd. and turn on to Presidents' Way. The Hall of Champions is located at the corner of Presidents' Way and Pan American Road.

Map of three mile course.
Map of two mile course.

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  • Jon

    The company at dinner was great! I had fun talking with you guys and the pizza I had was delicious

    1 · August 3, 2013

    • Gerardo M.

      You forgot to mention the girl you charmed up

      2 · August 3, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Had a good Run. Thanks to the hulk & Gerado for showing me the route

    3 · August 2, 2013

  • Ted W.

    A Good Run Yesterday, by everyone who attended. Some fast times, too! Even I ran a little faster yesterday: Thanks to our "Jack-Rabbit" Runners. Afterwards, some of us went to Di Milles Italian Restaurant; and, filled our bellies with good food, and brew!

    August 3, 2013

  • Running H.

    Wow, what a great run. Population doesn't matter. It was a good push I got and needed. With the Mizuno shoes back on me my time that was closed to 28 min last week was shaved down to 24:24. Not the fastest, but it's near my average. Good job everyone!!

    2 · August 3, 2013

  • roger

    Bring your bike, if you bike to De Milles you get 10% off! thanks to discount program they are on

    August 1, 2013

  • Ted W.

    Thanks Gerado, for liking Me comment.

    August 1, 2013

  • Ted W.

    Hi Everyone!

    For those of You who want to RUN HUNGRY, We will be going to De Milles Italian Restaurant, afterwards.

    The Restaurant is located in the Normal Heights Area, on Adams Ave.

    1 · August 1, 2013

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