Join Special Olympics Northern California for the Bay Area’s coolest event of the year – the United Airlines Dash & Splash – 5K Fun Run/Walk & Polar Plunge! As you run or walk the beautiful course, you’ll enjoy majestic views of the Golden Gate Bridge, Chrissy Field and the Bay! Then cool off in the best way as you Plunge into the San Francisco Bay! Whether you Dash or Splash – you’re sure to have a great time for our Special Olympics athletes!
Event details and schedule
We suggest you arrive at least one hour prior to the 5K so you have time to park, check in and stretch! And don't forget, costumes are encouaged!
Dash & Splash Perks
Want to do more for Special Olympics? Sign up to also do the Splash! All registered participants who pay the 5K reg fee AND raise a minimum of $125 are invited to the Pre-Splash Bash featuring complimentary beer and wine, breakfast burritos and other treats to provide some insulation before the icy Plunge. Festivities will include a DJ, awards, costume contest, special guests, incentives and more.
Costumes are strongly encouraged for both the Polar Plunge and the 5K… Dress to Impress!
9:30 a.m. - Registration opens for the 3K/5K
10:30 a.m. - Race begins
10:30 a.m. - Registration opens for the Polar Plunge
10:30 a.m. - Breakfast service begins
11:30 a.m. - Costume judging & awards
Noon - Polar Plunge!
1 p.m. - Beer and wine service ends
*Subject to change
Questions? Contact Plunge@sonc.org.
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