Don’t miss your chance to race this oceanfront course in its inaugural year! With breathtaking views along the historic Highway 101, you’ll be inspired and energized by the beauty of each mile through one of Southern California’s most popular beach towns


$95 with discount 

Expires January 23rd

Use Code: EHM101 

**As of November 18, registration is half full**


Inaugural 13.1 mile OCEANFRONT course through Leucadia, Encinitas, Cardiff & Solana Beach!


$140,000 of the Encinitas Half Marathon proceeds will be donated back to special needs youth programs, scholarships, marine mammal rescue projects, CA State Parks marine habitat protection programs, local ocean and water conservation initiatives and disable veteran and adult surf/swim program.



    • Inaugural, high-quality, technical fabric Race Shirt
    • Inaugural, One-of-a-Kind Finisher’s Medal
    • Post-Race Complimentary Organic Granola Agave Oatmeal Bowl – made on-site
    • Post-Race Complimentary HOT CHOCOLATE bar
    • Coastal Course with over 7 miles of breath-taking ocean views
    • Support Stations and Entertainment all along the way
    • Finish Line amenities: “Aloe” Cool Down Tent, Free Massages, fresh fruit, Boxed Water, Ultima Hydration & Re-fueling snacks
    • Insane Swag Bag with AWESOME goodies
    • Post-Race RUNNER DRINK SPECIALS at local restaurants in downtown Encinitas (must have bib and ID)
    • “Pacers” to help you complete the race at the time of your choice
    • Personalized Bib Numbers (must register by Feb 12th)
    • Free Bag Check by the Encinitas YMCA at the start/finish line
    • Professionally timed with $9,600 in prize money 
    • “Ki’s Smoothie Station” – shots of organic strawberry smoothie around mile 8 and mile 11


Your TECH TEE & Finisher’s MEDAL

Both included with your entry! Men and Women’s Style shirts. This HUGE heavyweight medal will be waiting for you at the finish line!

shirt and medal


Rudy Novotny and Fitz Koehler

This duo is nothing short of incredibly awesome! Chances are you already know one or both of these beloved faces if you ran the Carlsbad Half, Disney Half or Full Marathon, Big Sur Marathon, OC Marathon, San Diego Half…the list goes on. It’s no wonder they are considered the BEST in the country! Together at the race, they will get you energized, motivated, laughing and feeling loved as you cross the start and finish line.  Be prepared to have way too much fun with these two!



A SNEAK PEEK of the course by drone!

half marathon course video


Course Map

Not sure yet? We’ll remind you to register later!

Remind me to register later!



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