Packet Pick-up: Friends and family members will be allowed to pick up for an athlete if they BRING a PHOTO COPY of the athletes ID and both SIGNED Waivers (see below). Without these 3 items we CANNOT release bibs. Sorry NO EXCEPTIONS. Waivers will be online & emailed the by the week of the race. Those under the age of 18 without an ID will need to have a parent/guardian be present to pick-up the race packet. Those under the age of 18 with an ID will need to have a parent/guardian sign the waiver to pick-up. For location and times see the Schedule.
All half marathon and 10 miler participants must attend ONE packet pick-up (either Friday OR Saturday) unless they choose the mail back option. There is a $10 late fee for race day packet pick up!
5K participants are welcome to attend the expo to pick up their bibs, but it is not mandatory. If you are a 5K participant and you choose not to attend the expo, your bib will be available for you at the 5K start on race morning beginning 5:30 am. ID's are mandatory for bib pick-up.
The Start Line:
All Half Marathon and 10 Miler runners, skaters start at Sunset Park in Coronado and finish in Imperial Beach.
All 5K Runners and walkers start and finish at the Imperial Beach Pier
Parking & Getting to the Start Line: See parking and bus options
Gear Check: We will have a gear check-in area at the start line in Coronado only. Look for the big box truck near the registration area. Please bring your small backpack or bag to the gear check area, you will be asked to label your bag with your BIB NUMBER on a large tag, alternatively you can drop your bag more quickly if you mark you bag with masking tape and your Bib number at home. Your items will be waiting for you after the finish line on Elder Ave. Please do not include valuables or medications needed on the run. (we are not responsible for lost items)
Aid Stations: There will be 7 aid stations on the half marathon race course and 2 aid stations on the 5K course. The water stations are located approximately 1.5 miles apart. Water and energy drinks will be available at all 6 stations. Water is also available at both the start and finish areas.
Skaters, Ellipticals/ElliptiGO, Hand Cycles and Wheelchairs: will only be permitted to do the 8 Miler. Both the Half Marathon, 10 Mile and 8 Mile courses start at Sunset Park in Coronado, CA and end at the Imperial Beach Pier Plaza, Imperial Beach, CA.
Pace Teams: Road Runner Sports Pace Team- 1/2 Marathon pace groups include: 1:30, 1:40, 1:50, 2:00, 2:15, 2:30 and 2:45.
Special Divisions Include:
Top 3 Male & Female
Elliptigo (8 Mile Only)
Skate (8 Mile Only)
Wheelchair (8 Mile Only)
Hand Cycle (8 Mile Only)
Duo (Half Marathon Only)
Military (All distances)
Clydesdale / Athena (Half Marathon/10 Miler only)
Clydesdale / Athena 40+ (Half Marathon/10 Miler only)
Half Marathon, 10 Mile & 5K
14 & Under
Refund Policy: Due to the number of race transfer requests and cancellations that occur in the weeks prior to a race we have the following policy that is in accordance with USATF Policy. Refunds will NOT be issued after a registration has taken place. Considerable effort goes into producing an event and funds are expended and applied in good faith based upon a registration. If you would like to change your registration from one distance to another, you will be charged for the difference in price at the time of the change.
Official Bike Shop: Pulse Endurance Sports