The Statuto is America's 4th oldest foot race. A fast out and back, the mostly flat 5 mile course starts at the San Francisco Italian Athletic Club on Washington Square Park. The course runs North from SFIAC Club Headquarters on Stockton St. to North Point to Herb Caen Way along the waterfront to Bryant St and back. There is also a two mile fun walk along the same course.
Registration includes a commemorative 96th annual event T-shirt to all entrants. For the 5 mile race, trophies will be awarded to the first overall male and female runners, and the first SFIAC member. Medals are awarded to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place men and women starting at age 10 and under, 11 - 19 and every 10 year age category up to 80+. The first 200 people to complete the run or walk will receive a free molinari salami.
Prize drawings for all entrants in both the 5 mile run and 2 mile fun walk will be held in the club banquet hall. Must be present to win.
Regsister online by 5pm Monday, May 23. Registration is $30 for the 5-mile run and $25 for the 2-mile walk. After May 23 and on race day signup starting at 7:45am, registration will be $40 for the 5- mile run and $35 for the 2-mile fun walk. For more information visit www.sfiac.org to download an entry form.
Sponsored by F. Lofrano & Sons, San Remo Hotel, Fior d'italia Restaurant, Cliff Bars and Campari.
Proceeds to benefit Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area (www.sfwish.org) and the San Francisco Italian Athletic Club Sports Program. Race/Walk rain or shine, no refunds.
Event details and schedule
Race/Walk day June 5 2016 registation at 1630 Stockton St., SF, CA 94133 adjacent to Washington Square Park. Registration starts at 7:45am - 9am. Go to www.sfiac.org to download a race/walk applicaton.