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Surf City Marathon and Half Marathon
February 5 @ 6:00 am - 12:00 pm
This race does NOT provide group discount codes! Instead, a percentage of your registration will be reimbursed to the Pasadena Pacers. Please make sure to select “Pasadena Pacers” as your running club when registering.
Marathon & Beyond Magazine calls it a “perfect start/finish.” All races begin to the soundtrack of the Beach Boys’ Surfin’ USA and the cheers of local surfers from Huntington Beach’s original surfing club, The Longboard Crew.
MARATHON – This spectacular oceanfront course is an exclusive Southern California favorite! Run by the famous Huntington Beach pier and continue through scenic Huntington Central Park. Observe native surfers in their natural habitat as you hit the beachfront running path at Bolsa Chica State Beach. Limited to 2,000 participants.
Waves start time: 6:30 am
HALF MARATHON – This award-winning course is considered one of the best half marathon courses in the country. As our most popular track, it is well known for being scenic and flat. Start along Pacific Coast Highway and pass by the famous Huntington Beach pier. Enjoy the beauty of the Bolsa Chica Wetlands as you start your turn. Kick it up a notch for the crowds at Main Street on your way to a monumental finish line moment! Waves start time: 7:45 am
Marathon and Half Marathon Course Info: http://
Race package includes: Surf City souvenir reusable tote bag, tech tee, aid stations, surf band entertainment, two free beers in Michelob Ultra Beer Garden, and signature surfboard finishers medal.
Fees: Registration fees increase based on availability. Sign up early for lowest rates.
6:25 AM – full marathon, wheelchair start
6:30 AM – full marathon, runners
7:45 AM – half marathon
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Official Website: http://