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Super Hero Obstacle Race
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Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014
8 a.m. to noon 
Alga Norte Community Park
6565 Alicante Road

Pre-registration only. Registration ends Oct. 1. 

Register now!

$30 per person; Ages 5 years and older.
All participants must be registered.

Dress up like your favorite super hero at Carlsbad's first annual Super Hero Obstacle Race at Alga Norte Community Park. Parents and children run together through a super hero themed 2K obstacle course. Participants must be 5 years and older. Groups of 50 participants are launched every 10 mins. The race will take approximately one hour to complete.  You can pick a start time that works for you.

Defeat villains while leaping over tall buildings, crawling through toxic tunnels and navigating 20 obstacles throughout the park.  Conquer inflatable mazes and slides, wrecking balls, tights ropes, web crawlers and other obstacles along the way. 

Participants will receive the following:

              - Race logo'd super hero cape
              - Bib number
              - Finishing medal

Special thanks to our 2014 sponsors:



ACE Welding


Big-O Tires



Carlsbad Children's Dentistry



  United Studios of Self Defense






Super Hero Obstacle Race Map

The Super Hero Obstacle Race is a non-competitive race that is about having fun with family and friends.  There are 20 obstacles that take you through Alga Norte Community Park on a 2K course.    

How do I register?

Visit our registration site here and select a wave/start time.  There are 20 start times with 50 people allowed per time. 

Can I start at the same time as my friends?

You can register for any of the 20 starts times as long as they are available.  Once a start time is full, we can not add anyone to it.

What is included with my registration?

All registrants will get a cape, bib number and finishing medal.

Can I race with my child?

Yes, the course is designed for adults and children.  However, you must be registered to participate. 

Do I have to race with my child?

No. Siblings, friends, aunts, uncles, grandparents can race together.  The race is designed for teams but your child can race with anyone.

Can my 4 year old race?

No. The race has been designed for ages 5 years and older. For liability, participants must be 5 years and older.

How early should I arrive?

We have 20 waves or start times.  When you register, you select an available time that works for you. There are 50 people per wave and waves are launched every 10 minutes.  You should arrive around 30 minutes prior to your start time to make sure you have time to park and check in. 

Where should I park?

There is parking at Alga Norte Community Park with additional parking allowed from 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Alicante Road to Town Garden Road just north of the skate park.   Be aware, there is no parking on Alicante Road directly in front of the park.

What should I wear?

Dress comfortably.  We encourage super hero costumes, super hero t-shirts, and more.  Have fun with it.  All participants will also receive a cape and race number at check in. 

How long will the course take?

The race will take approximately one hour to complete.

Do I have to complete the obstacles in order?

Yes.  In order for everyone to get through all of the obstacles, participants should complete them in order. 

Do I have to complete all of the obstacles?

No.  If you're not comfortable with an obstacle, feel free to skip it.