Monthly Archives: March 2012

Half Marathon Sells Out, Marathon Close to Selling Out

The San Luis Obispo Marathon + Half is close to completely selling out. The Half Marathon is sold out, capping at 2000 athletes for the Inaugural running. The Marathon has 24 spots remaining, capping at 800 athletes. Because each race has reached capacity, transfers down from the Marathon to the Half Marathon is now closed. Should there be a cancellation, those on the Marathon priority list who want to transfer down will be served first. Should spots in either race become available, …

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THE SAN LUIS OBISPO MARATHON + HALF ANNOUNCES ROAD CLOSURES FOR THE INAUGURAL RACE ON SUNDAY, APRIL 22

Select Streets in the City, Downtown Area, Edna Valley and Marsh Street Entrance and Exit Ramps @ Highway 101 Will be Closed San Luis Obispo, CA – The San Luis Obispo Marathon + Half announces the road closures for the Inaugural race that takes place on Sunday, April 22, 2012 from 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. Below is the list and detailed times for the 26.2 mile street closures. The entire course roads will be closed to all vehicles, with the exception …

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Clif Shots to Supply Gels at AID Stations

Clif Shots will be supplying the San Luis Obispo Marathon + Half with gels in strawberry and mocha for the AID Stations along the routes. Stations are approximately 2 1/4 miles apart.

San Luis Obispo Marathon + Half is a Boston Qualifier

The San Luis Obispo Marathon + Half IS A BOSTON QUALIFIER. The staff is happy to announce that its marathon and half marathon courses have been officially certified by USA Track & Field, thus making the San Luis Obispo Marathon a Boston Marathon qualifying event. The event is exceeding its projected registration numbers and the race staff has decided to cap the marathon and half to ensure each participant receives their promised medal and race shirt, as well as a quality experience …

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