Course Information

The Course

Flat, fast and fun! This scenic course features two miles along the cool Pacific with an exciting finish in the heart of Carlsbad. The course is USATF sanctioned and certified.

Water stations are located at the Start, the Finish, and along the course. There are also clocks and timers at every mile.

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Carlsbad Course Map

Carlsbad 5000 Road Closure Times:

Road Closed
Closed From
Closed To
Time Closed
Time Open
Roosevelt Parking Lot
NORTH LOT
7:00 AM
Fri. March 28
11:59 PM
Sun. March 30
Roosevelt Parking Lot
SOUTH LOT
2:00 PM
Fri. March 28
11:59 PM
Sun. March 30
Roosevelt St.
Carlsbad Village Dr.
Grand Ave.
5:00 AM
Sat. March 29
5:00 PM
Sun. March 30
Carlsbad Village Dr.
Carlsbad Blvd.
Jefferson St.
5:00 AM
2:30 PM
Madison Ave.
Carlsbad Village Dr.
Arbuckle Pl
5:00 AM
1:30 PM
Grand Ave.
Carlsbad Blvd.
Jefferson St.
5:00 AM
1:30 PM
State Street
Carlsbad Village Dr.
Grand Ave.
5:00 AM
1:30 PM
Jefferson Ave.
Carlsbad Village Dr.
Home Ave.
5:00 AM
1:30 PM
Carlsbad Blvd.
State St.
Sequoia St.
5:30 AM
1:30 PM
Harding Ave.
Carlsbad Village Dr.
Grand Ave.
5:00 AM
1:30 PM
NOTE: Advance notification signs will be posted one week prior to the event. No Parking signs will be posted 72 hours prior to the event.

*Road closure impacts whole road (i.e. all lanes of traffic)
For more information on the races, road closures and alternate travel routes, please contact us at: community@competitorgroup.com OR 858-450-6510. To contact the City of Carlsbad Special Events Committee, please call: 760-931-2297.