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Stephen Strasburg, a former Aztec baseball star, will host the event. Stephen Strasburg, a former Aztec baseball star, will host the event.

Strasburg 5K Returns

The annual fun run/walk will be held on Jan. 26 at the Tony Gwynn Stadium.
By Hallie Jacobs

The third annual Stephen Strasburg 5K Fun Run & Walk will be held Saturday, Jan. 26, at Tony Gwynn Stadium on the San Diego State campus.

The family-friendly event, which sponsors the Aztec baseball program, is hosted by the MLB phenom and former Aztec player, Stephen Strasburg.

Event information

Registration on the day of the event begins at 7 a.m.  The race will begin at 8:25 a.m. for runners, and 8:30 a.m. for walkers.

Complimentary parking will be available in parking structure 5.

Registration benefits include:

  • Two free 2013 Aztec Baseball tickets
  • Commemorative Stephen Strasburg 5K T-shirt
  • Free sandwich voucher from Capriotti's sandwich voucher
  • Free haircut voucher from SportClips

Post-run fun

After the walk/fun run activities for all ages include:

  • Autograph Booth - Bret Boone, Bob Boone, and Phil Nevin are scheduled to appear along with current SDSU Baseball Team Members
  • Music
  • Kids Fun Zone - featuring bounce houses from LB Jumpers Express
  • Complimentary food court - Restaurant sponsors will be providing an array of food samples for participants to enjoy including Slater's 50/50, Capriotti's, Wings N' Things and Nothing Bundt Cakes
  • Awards Presentation - ceremony to present the top three overall finishers and the first place finishers in each age group category