A "fact sheet" from the 1978 Bay to Breakers race. Photo by Marty Beene.
Welcome to my second annual Bay to Breakers wrap-up blog!
I've run this race about 15 times. It was my very first road race, way back in 1978; a then-unheard-of 12,000 runners ran it that year. Someone stepped on the heel of my shoe in the first couple hundred yards, so I had to duck into a doorway to get it back on and avoid getting trampled. Read more >> about Running in the 'Meda: Bay to Breakers wrap-up (second annual!)