Lake Merritt Joggers and Striders:

41st Annual Couples Relay & 10K

The LMJS Couples Relay is a two person relay with each team member running one 5K lap around Lake Merritt, Oakland. Single runner 10K option available. 

For Runners that have registered: Plan to arrive at 8 AM, race begins at 9 AM.

Adams Point, 568 Bellevue Ave, Oakland, CA 94610
Near the Lake Merritt Boating Center
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Look for the RBO Table @ 8AM

to Collect Your Bibs and to Warm-up.

There will be Prizes!

The top 1st, 2nd, and 3rd ranking teams of the following divisions will be recognized:  

  • Overall Mixed Teams of 2

  • Overall Women's Teams of 2

  • Overall Men's Teams of 2

  • Age Group Division Teams of 2 for each of the 3 categories

Swag Bag

Goodies from race sponsors will be on site along with our traditional banana racing bread.
Team members might receive a lightweight backpacks.

One bag per runner while supplies last