Bay To Breakers
A man fell off a roof while celebrating Sunday’s 100th annual Bay to Breakers race across San Francisco, a police sergeant said.
A 29-year-old man from Morocco was the first runner to cross the finish line Sunday morning in the 2011 Bay to Breakers race in San Francisco.
Tens of thousands of runners crossed the finish line Sunday morning for a centennial 7-mile footrace through San Francisco.
Bay to Breakers organizers are hoping a new zero-tolerance alcohol policy will help usher in a more responsible, sponsor-friendly era.
Elite runners from the Bay Area taking part in this Sunday’s Bay to Breakers race said they approve of the new rules meant to crack down on public drunkenness and rowdy behavior.
Anyone who refuses to put down the alcohol as they run, walk or stumble the Bay To Breakers in May could find themselves stuck in the drunk tent.
The 2011 Bay to Breakers race has signed a new title sponsor just nine weeks before the event’s centennial, organizers announced Friday.
Organizers of this year’s 100th Bay to Breakers race say registration is running three to four times higher than usual for this time of year, but money issues could put the race’s future up in the air.
Organizers of San Francisco’s Bay to Breakers race say starting next year people who have not registered will be escorted off the course by police and private security.