Ventura Marathon & Half

Race Technical Difficulty Score (RTDS) = 1

Registration for 2019 is open! Back by popular demand, the downhill point-to-point marathon course starts in Ojai and finishes in downtown Ventura. The course winds along the paved paths of the Ojai Valley Trail and Ventura River Trail bringing runners toward the coast and one of Southern California’s most popular surf destination. Qualify for Boston or grab a PR at the fast and scenic Lexus Ventura Marathon and Half Marathon.

Event Features:

  • Super Fast Downhill Point to Point Course
  • USATF Certified Boston Marathon Qualifier
  • Waffle Breakfast for all participants
  • Sierra Nevada Draft Beer included
  • Technical Running Tee
  • Professionally Chip Timed
  • Cool Finishers Medal
  • Post-Race Party in the Park
  • Downtown Finish
  • Age group awards
  • FREE runner photos


october, 2019

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Ventura California

185 E Santa Clara St, Ventura, CA 93001

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