Outrun Lupus 5K Run/Walk

Sat September 23, 2023 Directions

Registration Groups


Campbell Park, Campbell CA


Join us on Saturday, September 23th IN PERSON for our 29th Annual Outrun Lupus 5K!!!  

Let's have fun walking or running together at Campbell Park in Campbell,CA.  Be sure to invite your friends, family and co-workers and help us OUTRUN LUPUS!!


If you don't live in the area or just don't feel up to joining us in person, you can still participate virtually from your own home- so sign up today!! 




Event Details/FAQ's


Since 1978, with a mission to improve lives impacted by lupus, the Lupus Foundation of Northern California has served the California lupus community. We continue to pursue our mission of being a key provider of support services, educational programs, and information to empower lupus patients, their loved ones, and their care teams. 
The Outrun Lupus 5K is the Lupus Foundation of Northern California's 2nd largest fundraiser of the year.  Proceeds from this event go towards funding our mission of Improving Lives Impacted by Lupus and allow us to continue to offer FREE Support and Education programs to lupus patients and those who love them.



Event Day Details

Saturday, September 23, 2023

Check In Opens @ 6:00 AM

Run Starts @ 8:00 AM

Campbell Park, Campbell, CA



Online registration will close on Saturday, Sept 23rd at 08:00 am.  On-site registration will be available beginning at 6:00 AM at Campbell Park.  


How to get there: Campbell Park is located at the corner of E Campbell Ave &, Gilman Ave, Campbell, CA 95008. 

Virtual runners/walkers will not need to check-in.  If you’re using an app to track your time and course or tracking that manually, don’t forget you can upload/post your results time after you’re done!


Bib Pickup Details

Sept 19, 2023

4:00- 7:00 pm

Sports Basement

1177 Kern Ave

Sunnyvale, CA 94085


Sports Basement

Sept 21, 2023

4:00 - 7:00 pm

1875 S Bascom Ave, Suite 240
The Pruneyard Shopping Center
Campbell, CA 95008


Day of Event- 9/23/23

Check in and Bib Pickup begin at 6:00 AM at Campbell Park


Medals will be handed out for Top Run Finishers of 5K


Individual and Team Incentive Prizes*:

Individual Incentives:   

  • Donate or Raise  $50 = "I'm Outrunning Lupus" shoelaces!

  • Donate or Raise  $100 = Outrun Lupus 5K logo'd Shoelace Wallet

  • Donate or Raise  $250 = Lupus Baseball Cap

  • Donate or Raise  $500 = Crossbody Sling Bag

  • Top Individual Fundraiser - Fitbit watch

Team Incentive Prizes

  • Largest Team** = Customized Apple Airpods.(If there is a tie, team names will be entered into a raffle to win.)

  • Highest Team Fundraiser**= Teams that raise over $5000 will be entered into a raffle to win a Customized Apple Watch.

* Registration Fees do not count as donation towards incentive prizes. 

** Team Captains will choose who on their team receives the incentive prize. 


In person participants should pick up incentive prizes on Sept. 23rd. 

Virtual participants will be contacted after the event to arrange delivery. 

For questions email: Communications@lfnc.org



Run/walk Contact Info

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Valued Sponsors

Outrun Lupus 5K Special Guests

Thank you to our Special Guests of our 29th Annual Outrun Lupus 5K!


We are thrilled to welcome back Rob Mayeda of NBC Bay Area News as the Emcee   

NBC Bay Area meteorologist Rob Mayeda can be seen weekend evening weather forecasts on air and online at NBC Bay Area. He also produces and reports on special weather-related special news projects including the award-winning "On Thin Ice" a report on climate change affecting Alaska's glaciers. The American Meteorological Society recognized "On Thin Ice" with its "Excellence in Scientific Reporting" award in January 2012 for "highlighting the importance of climate change's relevance to future impacts to the San Francisco Bay Area." Rob holds the American Meteorological Society's Television Seal of Approval #1682 earned Emmy awards for "Best On Camera News: Weather" in June 2011 and May 2002 from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, San Francisco Chapter. He completed his Master of Science degree in Geosciences (Meteorology/Geology/Hydrology) from Mississippi State University. Rob is also a graduate of the University of Arizona where he earned a Bachelor's degree in Journalism and English. You may also catch Rob on campus at Cal State East Bay in Hayward where he spends a few afternoons a month as a guest lecturer for meteorology, geology and planetary science courses.  Rob has been a supporter of the Lupus Foundation of Northern California for many years.


Grand Marshall- Campbell Mayor, Anne Bybee

We are honored to have the Mayor of Campbell as our Grand Marshall this year!! 



Melissa Marielle Jimenez- National Anthem

We are excited to welcome a young woman, Melissa Marielle Jimenez to lead in the National Anthem this year.  Melissa is a 14-year old singer from the San Francisco Bay Area. Since she was 4, she developed a strong interest in singing and since then she has graced stages from local community and charity events, including frequent National Anthem performances for local sports around the Bay Area. Melissa is excited to be part on this fundraiser event.  






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