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Carlsbad Marathon And Half Marathon

  • Date: January 14, 2018
  • Time: 6:15am
  • Address:
    2525 El Camino Real #100
    Carlsbad, CA 92008

Schedule:

Marathon - 6:15 a.m.

Half Marathon - 7:45 am

Prizes:

Marathon - $130

Half Marathon - $110

Course:

Marathon

The out-and-back marathon course is gently rolling, with much of it is along the beautiful Pacific Ocean. The highest point of elevation is 308 feet above sea level reached gradually between miles 5 and 9 The race starts at the Shoppes at Carlsbad.  It begins by passing the Buena Vista Lagoon in the early miles, setting the event's naturalistic tone.  The course and surroundings soon pick up the beat as participants make their way through spectator-packed Carlsbad Village, a quaint but popular mix of restaurants, shops and hotels.  Mile three exposes stunning views of the Pacific Ocean, providing an inspiring sight and gorgeous backdrop as rolling hills carry runners and walkers past sandy beaches and rolling surf.  Participants head east on Palomar Airport Road for a 3-mile trip inland, then out to the coast and south on Carlsbad Boulevard (Highway 101) to a U-turn at La Costa Avenue, then back up the coast to the finish line.

Half Marathon

The out-and-back course is gently rolling, with no major elevation changes The race starts at the Shoppes at Carlsbad.  It begins by passing the Buena Vista Lagoon in the early miles, setting the event's naturalistic tone.  The course and surroundings soon pick up the beat as participants make their way through spectator-packed Carlsbad Village, a quaint but popular mix of restaurants, shops and hotels.  Mile three exposes stunning views of the Pacific Ocean, providing an inspiring sight and gorgeous backdrop as rolling hills carry runners and walkers past sandy beaches and rolling surf.  Participants continue along the ocean to the turnaround point at Breakwater Road then head back to the finish line.

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Awards:

Awards will be offered to the first three finishers, male and female,  in the following age groups: 17 & under, 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79 and 80+.

Age group awards will be available for pickup after your race. Just look for the “Award Pickup” table located near race results just inside of the “big top”  tent. 

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