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San Luis Obispo Marathon + Half Marathon Post-Event Recap & Fast Facts

5th Anniversary “Small Town, Big Race” celebration weekend set for April 29 – May 1, 2016; “More Cowbell” theme for 5th edition SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – (May 13, 2015) – The 4th San Luis Obispo Marathon + Half presented by was held on April 24-26 with more than 4,000 runners finishing one of the weekend’s events including the Marathon, Half Marathon, 5K and Kids’ Quarter Mile and 1-Mile fun run. Starting and finishing at the landmark …


Jorge Maravilla Smashes Course Record and Defending Champion Kimberly O’Donnell Repeats to Win 4th San Luis Obispo Marathon

Husband and wife elite team Ben and Stephanie Bruce take Half Marathon titles with Ben breaking the course record. SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – (April 26, 2015) – On a perfect, sunny Central Coast Sunday morning, Jorge Maravilla (37) of Mill Valley, Calif. and Kimberly O’Donnell (25), from Walnut Creek, Calif., were the overall male and female champions respectively at the 4th San Luis Obispo Marathon presented by Maravilla crushed the marathon course record by nearly eight minutes to …


Registrations Still Available for Half Marathon, 5K and Children’s Races

Late Registration for the Half Marathon, 5K and Children’s Races will take place starting at 6:30 a.m. Half Marathon registrations will continue until 6 p.m. or the race is sold out. There are 20 marathon spots remaining due to drop down, deferral and potential no shows. Payment must be made in cash or check.

San Luis Obispo Marathon Sold Out

The San Luis Obispo marathon is officially SOLD OUT! Bibs for the half marathon, 5K and the Children’s Races are still available. You will want to come early to late registration/packet pick-up to secure yours!! We open tomorrow, Friady the 24th for late registration at noon Madonna Inn​ the front field in the BIG TOP Tent. Saturday late registration/packet pick-up is from 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. It’s gonna be great!!

San Luis Obispo Marathon + Half Marathon Celebrates the 25th Anniversary of Jamba JuiceⓇ with Protein Chocolate Marathon Smoothie

Jamba celebrates 25 years of inspiring healthy living and the “Small Town, Big Race” experience on April 24-26 SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – (April 22, 2015) – The San Luis Obispo Marathon, Half Marathon + 5K presented by celebrates the 25th anniversary of Jamba Juice with the Protein Chocolate Marathon smoothie, specifically designed for participants to recover post-race with the right balance of protein to carbohydrates. The smoothie is exclusively available for participants of the 4th event edition, a …