FAQ

Email megan@surfingmadonna.org or contact 760-585-6631.

Yes, you may pick up your bib number and race shirt on race day near the starting line, however, there will be a $15 fee to do so. You may sign up for this option during registration or you may pay by check or cash. No exceptions.

No. To allow for optimal race experience for everyone, only runners and walkers are allowed on the course. No rollerskates, skateboards, elliptical bikes, etc. Strollers ARE allowed, but all stroller parents will start at the very back and must stay on the shoulder of the course. This will be enforced.

Yes, we will limit this division to 10 handcycles/racing chairs. Please contact megan@surfingmadonna.org to sign up.

March 2: Expo 12-6pm, March 3: Expo 10-6, March 4: Half Marathon start 7:30am

  • $88 until July 15th (subject to change)
  • Other prices and dates: TBA

You must complete the half marathon in at least 3 hours and 15 minutes. That is a 14:53 min/mile pace.

  • Top quality, technical fabric men and women’s race shirt
  • Sponsor Bag full of goodies
  • Professional Chip Timing
  • Complimentary breakfast & hot chocolate with souvenir mug
  • Tons of sponsor giveaways at Finish line
  • Beautiful finisher’s medal upon completion of the race
  • Free parking

100% of the net proceeds will benefit local ocean conservation projects, ocean education public art, disabled veterans, children with special needs and more project TBA!

All entries are non-refundable, but they are transferable to another person for $20 fee. Payment must be submitted by check and NO TRANSFERS after Feb 10th. Info under Half Marathon Details page. Please contact megan@surfingmadonna.org

Yes, of course! All walkers must maintain a 14:53 min/mile pace – no exceptions.

Fully staffed hydration stations at almost every mile along the course, portable toilets and medical runners/emergency vehicles will be along the course.

Yes, however, they will need a photo picture or copy of your ID – no exceptions.

Please see the parking/directions page.

Yes, please email info@surfingmadonna.org or call 760-585-6631 for any changes.

Yes. Complimentary pace groups will be provided by Movin’ Shoes. Pace group leaders run a steady pace throughout the event so participants can complete the race in their desired time. Pace groups with the following finish times will be offered: 1:30, 1:35, 1:40, 1:45, 1:50, 2:00, 2:10, 2:15, 2:20, 2:30, 2:45, 3:00, 3:15.

No. Since we have a wave start for the event, there will be no timing clocks or split time callers on the course. If you want to track your time on the course, please bring your GPS timing device.

NO. If a runner is seen on the course with no bib number, they will be removed from the course immediately for safety and security reasons.

Yes, 13 years old. All participants under 18 years old must have a waiver signed by their parent or legal guardian. We recommend anyone under 16 years old is accompanied on the course by a registered parent or legal guardian.