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City to the Sea Half Marathon & 5k

  • City to the Sea Half Marathon:- Run 13.1 Miles
  • City to the Sea 5k:- Run 4 Miles
Sunday, October 9, 2011
Start Time
7:30 AM
Entry Fee
$75 - half marathon / $35 - 5k
Downtown San Luis Obispo
Cross of Higuera and Osos St
San Luis Obispo
Online registration will close at midnight pacific time on 10/5/2011. Late registration will begin at 6:00 a.m. at Giuseppes Restaurant for the Half Marathon & at Dinosaur Caves Park for the 5k
This scenic half marathon starts @ downtown San Luis Obispo and finishes in Pismo Beach.

Proceeds from the City to the Sea 1/2 Marathon to benefit Cuesta College Track and Field.

Team Captains1Please click the green "Register Now" button to create and register as part of your team. Once your team has been created please advise your team members to REGISTER and JOIN your TEAM.

Team Members2

Please click on the green "Register Now" button to register. On the registration form, select your Team name from the drop down list of teams and continue with your registration. If you do NOT see your teams name in the drop down list please contact your team captain.Individuals3
Please click on the green "Register Now" button to register and pay.RESULTS4
http://raceresults.eternaltiming.com/index.cfm/20101010_City_to_the_Sea_Half_Marathon_and_5k.htm?Fuseaction=Results&Class=Half+Marathon+Individual~Top20Important Information5
6:00-7:00am Race Day Registration
Half marathon starts from Higuera and Osos St. 5K run/walk starts from Dinosaur Cave Park
8:00am Post Race Breakfast at Dinosaur Cave Park!Packet pick-up6
Packet pick up will take place on Saturday, Oct.8th at RunningWarehouse from 12-5 p.m. 181 Suburban Road, San Luis Obispo 93401. Sunday, October 9th registration and race day packet pick-up will take place at Giuseppes Restaurant on Monterey and Court St (half marathon) and at Dinosaur Caves Park (5K) from 6:00 am to 7:00 am.Course7
City to the Sea 1/2 Marathon is a point to point run beginning in downtown San Luis and finishing at Pismo Beach. The course runs downhill for 6 miles before beginning a series of rolling hills, at different grades, along country roads at miles 7-10. The last 3 miles of downhill running you are met with gorgeous views of the pacific ocean. City to the Sea 5k runs along the ocean front neighborhoods of Dinosaur Cave Park. The course has slight inclines/declines with one hill.Aid8
Five aid stations including liquids and emergency medical services are provided along the course. Bathroom's can be found at the start line, 7/9 mile marker and finishing area.Weather9
Average high temperatures for October in San Luis Obispo reach 79 degrees with average lows in the 50's. Pismo Beach is generally 2-5 degrees cooler. Average rainfall is .05 inches. The 2010 City to the Sea race was beautiful and sunny.Running Warehouse Sale10Stop by Running Warehouse to take advantage of our annual City to the Sea weekend sale. Youll find the largest selection and best service for all your racing needs! Doors open Fri: 10-6, Sat: 10-5 and Sun: 10-4. 181 Suburban Rd, San Luis Obispo, Ca 93401Half Marathon Fees11
Half-Marathon start: Higuera and Court St. $65 EARLY BIRD registration until June 1st. $75 registration from June 2nd - September 28th. $80 registration from Sept 29th - October 5th. Late Registration: $85 @ Running Warehouse 181 Suburban Rd, San Luis Obispo, Ca 93401 on Saturday, October 8th 12 - 5 pm and race day, Sunday, Oct 9th at Giuseppe's5K Fees12
The 5K Run starts at Dinosaur Caves Park, Pismo Beach.
$30 registration until June 1st. $35 registration from June 2nd - September 28th. $40 registration from Sept 29th - Oct 5th. $45 registration at packet pick-up Saturday, October 8th @ Running Warehouse 181 Suburban Rd from 12 - 5 pm, or race day, October 9th, from 6:00 - 7:00 am at the 5k start.What you get...13
All registered runners receive: paid Active registration fee, paid Eternal Timing fee, an official event t-shirt, finishers medal and post race breakfast from Scotty's Bar & Grill, hosted at the Dinosaur Cave Park overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Additional meal tickets may be purchased (for $10) at the event. Transportation will be provided after the race back to downtown SLO when the bus is full.Awards14
Coffee mugs to the first 100 finishers across the finish line. Awards to top 3 overall finishers, men and women, in the half marathon & 5k. AWARDS MEDAL to all finishers. Age group placings are listed through Eternal Timing on our results site.What's New:15
1. Packet Pick-Up @ Running Warehouse including your favorite shoe vendors and mega apparel deals 2. Multiple busses from American Star to transport you back to the starting line safely and quickly 3. Expo and Kidz Fun Day at the Finish Line including; Live Band on Stage, Bounce House, Face Painting and Kidz Fun Run plus much moreSafety16
The course is open for three hours only. Walkers must finish within that time period to participate in the half-marathon. Walkers that start before the race starting time will NOT be allowed through the finish chute. Sorry, no baby strollers, baby joggers, pets, or skates allowed on the course. Considerations made for runners with special needs. The course in suitable for wheelchair athletes.Accommodations17
Visit citytothesea.org to check out discounts at local hotels. Mention the City to the Sea' discount rate when you call. Contact the San Luis Obispo Chamber of Commerce at 805-781-2777 for recommended lodging. There are several campgrounds in the area that offer overnight camping. Morro Bay State Park (805-772-7434), Montana de Oro State Park (805-528-0513), and El Choro Regional Park (805-781-5219, closest to SLO) Call for more information.
Phone: (805) 546-3100 Ext 2507
E-mail: [email protected]


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