Loyalty Program

Are You A Beach Bum?
Run the Long Beach Marathon or Half Marathon 3 years in a row and become a member of the Beach Bum Club!

If you’ve run Long Beach full or half in 2016 and 2017, register for the 2018 JetBlue Long Beach Marathon or Half Marathon and you’ll become a member of the Beach Bum Club! Here’s what you earn:

  • Beach Bum Club Gift
  • Access to Beach Bum Lounge on Friday and Saturday at the Expo
  • Beach Bum Club area adjacent to the Beer Garden
  • One Complimentary Shock Top Beer


Confirm your status, here.

Question about your status? Email us! 


Keep Running!

Keep running Long Beach every year and earn rewards for being a loyal participant:

– Beach Bum gift each year, available for pick up at the expo
– Additional event day benefits including a Shock Top Beach Bum Club members only area adjacent to the beer garden
– One free Shock Top beer
– After 6 consecutive years you will receive a Beach Bum hoodie
– After 10 consecutive years, your name will be enshrined on a bench on the Long Beach Run of Fame Bench in Lighthouse Park

Check Status

Check out Beach Bum membership rules here:

– Beach Bum status will be granted to those participants once they have completed the Long Beach Marathon or Half Marathon for three (3) consecutive years. The Bike Tour and 5K do not count towards Beach Bum Status
– Beach Bum status can be attained with completion of any combination of the Full or Half Marathon
Participants will be able to qualify in 2018 ONLY for 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, and 10th year participation
– Once eligible participants reach their 6th consecutive year, they will receive a hooded Shock Top Beach Bum Club sweatshirt
– Once eligible participants reach their 10th consecutive year, their name will be added to a plaque on that year’s Run of Fame Bench in Lighthouse Park. Participants must complete (10) consecutive events, the first group of those eligible for the Run of Fame Bench will be those who have completed events 2009-2018. Bench dedication for those who have completed 10 years will take place in September 2019.
– Please note that race results going back beyond 2009 WILL NOT be counted towards this program
– Please note that Beach Bums must personally pick up their own gift. Items will not be mailed to members after the race.

Choose Your Distance
Race Distances for Everyone!

The JetBlue Long Beach Marathon & Half Marathon offers distances for everyone including a Full Marathon, Half Marathon, 20-mile Bike Tour, Aquarium of the Pacific 5k and Kids Fun Run, and combo events!

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