Willow Glen 5K Run/Walk for Education
Willow Glen 5K’s flat and USATF-certified race course starts in San Jose’s Willow Glen downtown and winds through neighborhood streets, with racers cheered on by local businesses and residents.
Racers, families and neighbors are then invited to a post-race festival, awards ceremony and kids’ fun zone. Sponsor booths, pancake breakfast, music, games, massage therapy, and a dedicated kids’ area – all spread out over two areas of the Willow Glen Elementary school campus.
Proceeds from the race go to local elementary school PTAs to fund after-school programs such as: arts, music, science, sports, technology and many more.
Racers can pick up their race packets at the following location on the date/times shown:
Saturday, May 5: 12-4 pm
Sunday, May 6: 12-4pm
Tuesday, May 8th: 3-5 pm
Thursday, May 10th: 3-6pm
Willow Glen Elementary School Playground
1425 Lincoln Ave. (at Minnesota)
San Jose, CA 95125
Race packet includes race number, T-shirt and race bag with sponsor offers. Just bring a copy of your email confirmation. Race packets are not available via mail.
Race day packet pick-up and registration will be available 7-8:30 a.m., however, race numbers and t-shirts are not guaranteed and lines will be long. So, please consider registering early and picking up your race packet at Presenting Sponsor, San Jose Swim & Racquet Club (see above for dates and times).
Note: please bring this sheet with you to packet pick up with your bib number(s) on it to avoid long waits.
May 12 9:00 AM PDT - 5K Run/Walk Start
May 12 9:30 AM PDT - Community Festival Opens
May 12 9:45 AM PDT - Race Awards
May 12 12:00 PM PDT - Community Festival Closes