Choose from Marathon, Half Marathon, 20-mile Bike Tour, or Aquarium of the Pacific 5k distances at the Long Beach Marathon and Half Marathon. Race weekend takes place October 9-10th weekend with perfect Southern California weather and fast and flat courses.
Starting in Downtown Long Beach, runners head towards the historic Queen Mary and then through Shoreline Village. After running next to the Pacific Ocean on the flat beach path, marathoners head through Belmont Shore toward Marine Stadium. Cheerleaders, sororities, fraternities, clubs, student organizations, faculty, and the school mascot Prospector Pete come out full-force to cheer as runners complete a 5K loop around the California State University, Long Beach campus. With 6.2 miles to go, runners head back towards Ocean Boulevard for a fast finish and Finish Line Festival celebration.
NO RV OR TRAILER PARKING ONSITE