As many as 15,000 runners were expected to swarm Sunday’s 21st annual Surf City USA Marathon, drawing runners from 17 nations and all 50 states, organizers said.
A field of 2,500 entered the mararthon with another 12,500 in the half-marathon.
The marathon is set to begin at 6:25 a.m., 20 minutes before sunrise, with the wheelchair racers, followed at 6:30 a.m. with the rest of the field, at Pacific Coast Highway at Huntington Street in front of the Waterfront Beach Resort.
The course will then quickly pass the Huntington Beach Pier. Miles two through nine go through Huntington Beach’s Central Park and miles nine through 15 through the Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve.
Registration is open for the 2019 Surf City Marathon and Half marathon. Run one of the most iconic courses in SoCal and then join us at the Sand Bar for post-race beverages!Register Now
We’re proud to partner with these great brands to bring you an incredible event experience. Whether you’re drenched in sweat, dressed in costume or immersed in music, you've worked hard to get there and deserve to have the best time possible.
Become a Partner