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.
More than 2,000 volunteers and several surf bands will be along the way cheering you on and making sure you have plenty of nourishment and energy! Where else will you get cheers from a surfer?
Wheelchair Marathon Start Time 6:25 a.m.
Marathon Start Time 6:30 a.m.
Participant Limit - approximately 2,500
The course limit is 6 hours, a pace of about 13:43 per mile. Course closes at 1:30 p.m.
Pace Groups available
Aid Stations include fresh water, Vitalyte fruit punch sports drink, Clif Blocs, Clif Shot, Nature Way Fig Bars, and bananas
Official finish times, finisher medals, and post-race refreshments cannot be guaranteed to any participants finishing over 6 hours.
An early start is not available.
USA Track & Field certified.
Official Boston Marathon qualifier
Highest point less than 100' above sea level
Steepest course grade is approximately 6%
Sunrise: 6:47 a.m.
Ave. Temp at the start: 48 degrees
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