Surfing Madonna Beach Run 5K/10K/15K

Join thousands of runners and walkers for the LARGEST BEACH RUN in the COUNTRY! The Surfing Madonna Beach Run is located in the heart of Encinitas, on the beautiful sands of World Famous Moonlight Beach. The entire course curves along the waters’ edge and covers some of the most scenic beaches in North County San Diego. Voted Top 5 “Best 5K/10K/15K” in the country by Competitor Magazine in 2015. Part of the challenger series. The Challenger Series consists of completing the Surfing Madonna 15K and the Encinitas Half Marathon. 1K: ADVENTUROUS (0.6 miles) – Out and back hard-packed sand course for the kiddos heading south from Moonlight Beach. We’ll have an adult leading the group of kids to the turnaround point. Parents may run with their child(ren). Medals and snacks at the finish line! 5K: EPIC (3.1 miles)- Out and back course on hard-packed sand. Turnaround just north of Beacon’s Beach (one of the local hot spots). Aid station near the turnaround point with Ultima Hydration & water. 10K: CHALLENGING (6.2 miles)- This is a famous course for local recreational runners. 1st turnaround at Ponto State Beach jetty and the 2nd turnaround 100 yards south of Moonlight Beach. Aid station at Beacon’s and Ponto with Ultima Hydration and water. Course encouragement and entertainment. You’ll LOVE this 10K! 15K: LEGENDARY – No other 15K like this in California. (9.3 miles) The entire 15K is on the hard-packed sand passing Beacon’s beach, Ponto Beach, and famous Swami’s Beach. 1st turnaround at Ponto State Beach, 2nd turnaround just south of Swami’s Beach. Aid Stations along the way with Ultima Hydration, Water and treats to keep you strong and smiling.

Moonlight state beach. Encinitas, CA
  • Race - Run
  • Date:
    November 05, 2017 - Nov 05, 2017
  • Frequency:
    1-time event (non-weekly)
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  • Level:
    Beginner Intermediate Advanced
  • Where:
  • Everyone