DoorDash joins 2023 Zappos Bay to Breakers as Premier Partner

May 18, 2023

San Francisco’s oldest and most iconic event celebrates its 112th year on Sunday, May 21; The DoorDash Centipedes showcases one of the greatest team running traditions in all of racing

San Francisco, CA – May 18, 2023 /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – The Zappos Bay to Breakers, one of America’s most historic and beloved road races, is delighted to welcome DoorDash as the “Official Food Delivery Service” for the annual running of the San Francisco classic on Sunday, May 21, 2023

“The Zappos Bay to Breakers is an iconic tradition that has captured the hearts of Bay Area runners for over a century,” said John Smith, SVP of Partnerships. “We are delighted to partner with DoorDash, the leading on-demand delivery platform, to enhance the race weekend experience and celebrate the DoorDash Centipedes as they ‘Dash to the Finish’ on Sunday.”

The Zappos Bay to Breakers is the birthplace of the world famous DoorDash Centipedes. Groups of 13 to 15 runners will “Dash to the Finish” of the 12k course linked together by a bungee cord, or any other safe mechanism. Groups have the option to run the course competitively or just for fun and each runner from the top-3 teams will receive a $100 DoorDash Gift Card.

“We are proud to partner with the Zappos Bay to Breakers, an event that embodies the spirit of the San Francisco community and having fun while living an active lifestyle,” said Abby Homer spokesperson for DoorDash. “As a Bay Area-based company, we are excited to support this iconic race and bring our commitment to connecting people with the things they love. We can’t wait to cheer on the DoorDash Centipede runners as they ‘Dash to the Finish’ and celebrate their incredible achievements this weekend.”

Zappos Bay to Breakers, like San Francisco, is open to everyone. The event attracts tens of thousands of participants each year, including professional athletes, amateur runners, families, and costume enthusiasts, all eager to embrace the race’s unique and festive atmosphere. The course travels west through the City for 12 kilometers (7.46 miles) and finishes at the Great Highway, where the breakers crash into Ocean Beach.

For more information about Zappos Bay to Breakers and the DoorDash Centipedes, please visit www.baytobreakers.com or follow @DoorDash and @BaytoBreakers on social media.

About Bay to Breakers

Bay to Breakers is one of America’s largest and most iconic road races, held annually in San Francisco. The event spans 12 kilometers, attracting runners, walkers, and costume enthusiasts from around the world. Established in 1912, Bay to Breakers has become a cherished tradition celebrating the spirit and diversity of San Francisco. To learn more about the Zappos Bay to Breakers or sign up for the fun, visit www.baytobreakers.com.

About DoorDash

DoorDash (NYSE: DASH) is a technology company that connects consumers with their favorite local businesses in more than 27 countries across the globe. Founded in 2013, DoorDash builds products and services to help businesses innovate, grow, and reach more customers. DoorDash is building infrastructure for local commerce, enabling merchants to thrive in the convenience economy, giving consumers access to more of their communities, and providing work that empowers. With DoorDash, there is a neighborhood of good in every order.

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David Perry, 415-676-7007, news@davidperry.com


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