More than a race
Carlsbad is an unforgettable experience.
Boutique style event with an emphasis on quality
Established in 1990
Spectacular ocean views!
Rolling, fast coastal course.
So much swag!
Your 2017 race entry includes all these goodies and more!
Finish Line Festival Beer Garden!
Finishers (age 21+) can enjoy a complimentary Ballast Point beer!
Ideal weather conditions
A winter race not to be missed!
Outstanding course support
Water stations and entertainment at every mile.
Run through quaint downtown Carlsbad
Spectators and entertainment line the course!
Plan a "run-cation" with friends!
Enjoy your Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday weekend by the beach in Carlsbad!
USAT&F sanctioned and certified course
Excellent finish line amenities
Mylar blankets, chocolate milk, Nom Nom food bag and more!
First race in Half Marathon Triple Crown Series SM
Full and Half Marathon finishers qualify!
2017 Race Results & Race P hotos
Race results available here. Race photos from MarathonFoto available here.
Join us in 2018!
Experience San Diego's most loved, winter race on Sunday, January 14, 2018. The earlier you register, the more money you'll save! Sign up today while prices are still low.
Carlsbad Marathon & Half
January 14, 2018
2017 Triple Crow n
All Carlsbad Finishers are eligible!
If you completed the 2017 Carlsbad Full or Half Marathon you are already on your way to getting your crown! Registration is open in the remaining two events, learn more about being a Triple Crown Champion here.
See what Carlsbad is all about!
See the sights, hear the sounds and feel that ocean breeze!
VIP treatment on race day
Our Coastal Comfort Package ($195) is chock full of VIP benefits to make race day a breeze . Learn more here >>
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