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When: Saturday, Oct. 4th

Where: 2260 Jimmy Durante Boulevard Del Mar, CA 92014


The Del Mar Mud Run 5k is back at the historic Del Mar Fairgrounds for its 5th consecutive year. One of the most fun mud runs in the world, it has attracted celebrities, international media and participants from across the country.

All participants will receive:

Limited Edition VAVi Del Mar Mud Run T-Shirt

Price Level Good Until Price
Exclusive VIP June 3rd at 9am $44
Early Bird July 18th at 11:59pm $54
Dirty Bird August 21st $59
Mud Slinger September 18th $64
Procrastinator October 3rd $65
Race Day Day of $74



If you’re used to running with your headphones don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Jam out all throughout your 5K with some of San Diego’s top DJ’s.



What’s New?

Get ready for some awesome new enhancements and tricks up our sleeve. We’ll have a new course along with some other elements that make this event “The World’s Most Fun Mud Run!” Check back as we unveil what’s new for this year.

Start Time Options

2 Options:

7:30am, 8am, 9am 10am & 11am – Early Bird

Noon, 1pm and 2pm – Late Riser

We will send out an email to all participants approximately 1 week prior to race day letting you know what time your run will start. Times are first come, first serve so the sooner you register the earlier you run! If you sign up as a team you are guaranteed to be put in the same start time. If you have a specific time request you can send it along with your teammates to and we will do our best to accommodate it.

We launch runners onto the course every two minutes, so you are guaranteed to start within a half hour of your designated start time.

Participants can sign up as an individual or as part of a team!

Please note: Entry fees are non-refundable.

Packet Pick Up Details

Friday, Oct. 3rd, 2014, 12pm – 7pm
Road Runner Sports San Diego

5553 Copley Dr
San Diego, Ca 92111

For a $5 convenience fee, you can pick up your race materials at the venue on race day. Be sure to arrive at least 1 hour before your start time.
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Hotel Hookup

Coming from out of town? We’ve got you covered! The Hilton Del Mar has a special discounted rate for all participants and is located right across the street from the fairgrounds so you can walk to the start line.

Room reservations are due September 1, 2014. Click here for reservations or call 1-800-HILTONS or (858) 792-5200 and referring to group code “DMM”.

Charitable Partner


CAF Operation Rebound VIP

This event is proudly benefitting CAF, Challenged Athletes Foundation’s® (CAF) Operation Rebound® program. This is the premier sports and fitness program for American military personnel, veterans and first responders with permanent physical disabilities. It provides unparalleled opportunities to pursue active, athletic lifestyles by offering access to funding for equipment and training and competition expenses, Military Medical Center Physical Training (MMCPT) and sports clinics. Check out more on the program here!

Become a Del Mar Mud Run VIP by being one of the first 200 people to raise $100 on our fundraising website.


Post-Race Foam Fest

Dr. Bronner’s brings their Magic Foam Experience to the Del Mar Mud Run. Post-race, dance your way through their All-One hot showers and be blasted tingly clean with their organic and fair trade castile soaps. Try out their organic and fair trade body lotions and hair crèmes and take home a free 2-oz bottle of soap at the race. The “Foam Zone” is open all day. See you there!


Drink specials include:

$7.50 – Southern Comfort Moscow Mules
$5 – Miller Lites

Shoe Donation

Supports Shoes for a Cause for worthy causes for those who are less fortunate. Extending a hand to reach out for shoeless people and making life worth living. Together we can make a difference. Anyone can donate shoes at the event, not just participants!
Shoes For a Cause

Please note, there are no refunds for this event.