Bay to Breakers

Hundreds of participants make their way down Divisadero Street during the annual Bay to Breakers race in San Francisco, Calif. Sunday, May 15, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Bay to Breakers revelry puts neighbors on edge

The race started in a flurry of tortillas, which were thrown into…

 

Texas man wins Bay to Breakers Men’s Elite division

A Texas man won the Bay to Breakers race Sunday morning in…

 

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SF braces for Bay to Breakers race

A 12-kilometer foot race dubbed the world's greatest costume race gets underway…

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Photo Gallery: 2015 Bay to Breakers was “bananas”

The 104th Bay to Breakers run — or frolic — from the…

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Nathaniel Y. DownesIsaac Mukundi Mwangi

Mwangi tops 2015 Bay to Breakers

The 2015 Bay to Breakers on Sunday attracted thousands of people to…

Nathaniel Y. DownesIsaac Mukundi Mwangi
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24 people arrested for public intoxication at Bay to Breakers

At least 24 people were arrested for public intoxication and nearly 11…

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eric sun/special to the S.f. examinerDiane Johnson was the first female finisher of Bay to Breakers this year.

Diane Johnson wins second Bay to Breakers race in a row

Just weeks removed from a 12th-place finish at the London Marathon, American…

eric sun/special to the S.f. examinerDiane Johnson was the first female finisher of Bay to Breakers this year.
Eric Sun/special to The S.F. ExaminerGeoffrey Kenisi was the first male to complete the Bay to Breakers race.

Geoffrey Kenisi, male winner of Bay to Breakers, happy with victory

A metal arch hanging above the crest of Hayes Street Hill became…

Eric Sun/special to The S.F. ExaminerGeoffrey Kenisi was the first male to complete the Bay to Breakers race.
COURTESY DAVID CRUZDiane Johnson

Elite take race seriously, mostly

Bay to Breakers might be best known for the colorful costumes and…

COURTESY DAVID CRUZDiane Johnson

Geoffrey Kenisi first male, Diane Johnson first female to finish Bay to Breakers

Geoffrey Kenisi was the first male and Diane Johnson the first female…

S.F. Examiner file photoTens of thousands of runners are expected to join the roving Bay to Breakers party from the Financial District to the Great Highway

River of runners taking over SF

San Francisco will be cut in half this morning by a 40,000-strong…

S.F. Examiner file photoTens of thousands of runners are expected to join the roving Bay to Breakers party from the Financial District to the Great Highway
mike Koozmin/2011 S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTOSafety is being emphasized during this year's Bay to Breakers race.

Alamo Square closed for Bay to Breakers, safety emphasized

Safety will be the focus of this year's Bay to Breakers race,…

mike Koozmin/2011 S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTOSafety is being emphasized during this year's Bay to Breakers race.
Godofredo Vasquez/S.F. Examiner file photoOrganizers for Bay to Breakers are offering Halloween discounts today for registration for next year's race.

Bay to Breakers offering registration discounts for Halloween

Fans of wearing zany costumes in San Francisco can double up today…

Godofredo Vasquez/S.F. Examiner file photoOrganizers for Bay to Breakers are offering Halloween discounts today for registration for next year's race.

Muni is offering special express service for Bay to Breakers

For revelers and runners in the Bay to Breakers race, the euphoria…

Mike Koozmin/2011 S.F. Examiner file photoBay to Breakers’ backpack ban and crackdown on unregistered runners have been called ineffective.

Security expert decries new Bay to Breakers safety plan

A security expert has judged new safety measures for the Craigslist Bay…

Mike Koozmin/2011 S.F. Examiner file photoBay to Breakers’ backpack ban and crackdown on unregistered runners have been called ineffective.
Joseph Schell/s.f. examiner file photoThe Craigslist Bay to Breakers footrace will limit participants to small bags. Costumes are still encouraged.

Bay to Breakers bans backpacks, will eject runners without bibs

Police and organizers of the massive Craigslist Bay to Breakers footrace announced…

Joseph Schell/s.f. examiner file photoThe Craigslist Bay to Breakers footrace will limit participants to small bags. Costumes are still encouraged.
S.F. Examiner File PhotoThe Craigslist Bay to Breakers will continue as scheduled after the Boston Marathon tragedy

Even after Boston Marathon bombings, we must keep running

After I finished the Bay to Breakers 12-kilometer run last year, I…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoThe Craigslist Bay to Breakers will continue as scheduled after the Boston Marathon tragedy
Eric Lawson/Special to the S.F. ExaminerCraigslist will be the presenting sponsor for San Francisco's Bay to Breakers event.

Craigslist to present Bay to Breakers race

Call it a made connection. The Bay to Breakers footrace announced Wednesday…

Eric Lawson/Special to the S.F. ExaminerCraigslist will be the presenting sponsor for San Francisco's Bay to Breakers event.
AP File PhotoChilly reception: Nudity enthusiasts have practiced what they preach at City Hall in recent weeks to protest Supervisor Scott Wiener’s proposed ban.

San Francisco Board of Supervisors to decide fate of nudity ban

The Board of Supervisors will bare it all today regarding how they…

AP File PhotoChilly reception: Nudity enthusiasts have practiced what they preach at City Hall in recent weeks to protest Supervisor Scott Wiener’s proposed ban.