Participants achieve athletic goals in a picture postcard setting on the California coast May 17, 2015

Runners enjoy a perfect day along the California coast.

Runners enjoy a perfect day along the California coast.

The Surfer’s Path Marathon and Capitola Half Marathon & Relay events take place on May 17, 2015 in Santa Cruz and Capitola, respectively. The events welcome runners with an enchanting blend of nostalgia, natural beauty and invigorating activities.

Whether you choose the 26.2-mile Marathon, 13.1-mile Half Marathon or Relay, you will be treated to scenic courses, featuring breathtaking views of the Monterey Bay coastline and a series of world renowned surf breaks.

An ideal destination event, participants can experience a quintessential California vacation. Create a memory that you will treasure forever by achieving your athletic goal in this picture postcard setting. The Marathon and Half Marathon courses journey onto the Surfer’s Path, a tour along coastal bluffs offering views of legendary surf breaks including Steamer’s Lane, Pleasure Point and Capitola. Miles will melt away as you enjoy breathtaking views and watch surfers ride the waves.

Check out more stellar upcoming events on our Spring / Summer Event Profiles page and mark your calendar for some great fun!