Legacy Runners
What is the Longboard Legacy Club?

The Golden Road Brewing Longboard Legacy Club recognizes participants who demonstrate their commitment to lifelong activity by completing a full or half marathon in at least three consecutive Surf City events! Qualified club members continue to earn cool rewards and receive special recognition for every year their personal streak is kept alive!

Note: The 5K or 1-Mile distances do NOT apply towards the Longboard Legacy program, Beach Cities Challenge, or Double Dog Dare. You MUST enroll in the half or the full marathon to maintain your challenge status. 

Legacy Club Shirt

2019 Longboard Legacy Shirt

Previous Longboard Legacy Shirts:


  • Commemorative Longboard Legacy Club Annual Shirt
  • Longboard Legacy Lounge Access during the Active Lifestyle Expo, with one complimentary Golden Road beer!
  • Longboard Legacy Club Beer Garden Entrance and Serving Lines on Sunday!
  • Additional Complimentary Beer at the Surf City Sand Bar presented by Michelob-Ultra and Golden Road Brewing!


Once you achieve Legacy Club status, you must continue running Surf City to maintain legacy status. A minimum of 3 consecutive years is required to maintain membership.

NOTE: Eligible members must pick up their reward items in person at the Active Lifestyle Expo on Friday or Saturday. This is the ONLY time rewards will be available. No items will be mailed.

How to Join

There is no separate registration or sign up required. Our team will keep track of your finishes. Runners who qualify will have automatic membership upon completion of their third consecutive event.

To confirm your status, please visit this section in November 2019.

If you believe there could be an error in your Legacy status, please email our team at loyalty@motivsports.com with your full name and the years you have participated in the Surf City Marathon or Half Marathon.


Anyone can become a member of the Golden Road Brewing Longboard Legacy Club! Just complete 3 consecutive Surf City half or full marathon events. To keep your Longboard Legacy Club status, continue to finish the full or half marathon every year. Participation in the 5K or 1-Mile event does not qualify a participant for the Longboard Legacy Club.

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