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Register NOW for the 40th Annual Running Psychologists “Ray’s Race” 5k Run and Walk. This year’s race will be held at Crissy Field on Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 7 a.m. You won’t want to miss this run along San Francisco Bay, complete with iconic views of the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, and the Marin Headlands!

The Annual Ray’s Race is an APA tradition started by, former APA President and CEO, Ray Fowler, over 40 years ago! It’s a great opportunity to get some exercise during the convention, network with likeminded colleagues, and see a beautiful part of our host city.

Registration is $40 for APA Members, Family, & Friends; $30 for Students. A shuttle will be provided to and from the race site. All participants will receive a t-shirt. Prizes will be offered in all age categories for runners and walkers. This year’s race also features awards for the fastest Division and the Division with the most participants.

To register, click on the following link:

The Running Psychologists are Section I of APA Division 47 – Society for Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology. All members of APA are invited to join the Running Psychologists and to participate in Ray’s Race 5k Run and Walk.  

For more info, contact Julie Vieselmeyer at

Our purpose: “to promote well-being and physical fitness among psychologists and in the community at large by calling special attention to the benefits of running and similar aerobic activities.”