We Run The City 5k / 10k (USC vs UCLA Rivalry Run)

221 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Running > 10k, 5k, Fun Run

Event Description

Funds raised by the We Run the City 5K rivalry run/walk support Special Olympics athletes. Alumni, faculty, fans, staff, and students compete for bragging rights and the We Run the City trophy. Runners will receive a Team USC or UCLA event shirt and a finisher's medal. Runners/walkers who fundraise will have the opportunity to earn more prizes.


  • $35 from 4/3 at 5 p.m. to 8/31
  • $40 from 9/1 - 10/31
  • $45 from 11/1 - 11/12
  • $50 from 11/13 through race weekend



The Kids Race will be held the same morning as the run/walk. It will be a 1/4 mile loop around the festival area. The Kid’s Race is $19 for children 10 and under only. A medal and a special "kids' size" T-shirt included. The Kid's Race is not timed. Group or team discounts are available. Contact Luke Farnell at lfarnell@sosc.org for details.


Can't make it out to LA on race day? Race with us virtually, and you will receive your shirt and medal the week of the race.

As a Virtual Participant you must enter your race time online. An online form  to submit your time and race photo will be available between Saturday, November 12 at 12 a.m. and Sunday, November 27 at 11:59 p.m.!


Relax with friends and fellow runners/walkers at our Fan Fest from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. This fun zone will set the tone for the event and include food, beverages, music, entertainment and a free photo booth.


Only service dogs will be allowed on the course.



Strollers are permitted, however, they will begin the race at the back of the crowd.


Once an Entry fee is accepted, it is NON-REFUNDABLE and NON-TRANSFERABLE. No exceptions. You may not give or sell your number to anyone else.

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