Registration Fees:

Click on the name of each race to be taken to its race page to read details of the course, see a course map and all the swag (marathon and half marathon) and fun you can have!

Full Marathon $130.00 Until April 17, 2014 -- 11:59 p.m.
Full Marathon + 5K $160.00 Until April 17, 2014 -- 11:59 p.m.
Full Marathon Military $124.00 Until Registration Closes April 17, 2014 -- 11:59 p.m.
Half Marathon $105.00 Until April 17, 2014 -- 11:59 p.m.
Half Marathon + 5K $135.00 Until April 17, 2014 -- 11:59 p.m.
Half Marathon Military $100.00 Until Registration Closes April 17, 2014 -- 11:59 p.m.
"Chase the Pig" 5k Race $35.00 Online Until April 17, 2014 -- 11:59 p.m.
5k Race - Late Registration $40.00/Cash or Check only On-site Friday, April 25 & Saturday, April 26 (will not take place if race sells out)
Children's Marathon Challenge $35.00, includes 9-week training program and interactive mileage tracker MUST REGISTER BY CLICKING HERE: Until March 18, 2014
Children's Marathon Challenge - NO Late Registration
Children's Quarter Mile Dash $15.00 Until April 17, 2014 -- 11:59 p.m.

Registration for all races, except the Children's Marathon Challenge, is on To register for the Children's Marathon Challenge, please CLICK HERE.


Race Rules


The San Luis Obispo Full and Half Marathon have a maximum capacity for 2014. Maximum capacity for the full marathon is 1000 and half marathon is 3000. Maximum capacity for the 5K is 1200. When your registration is submitted, NO REFUNDS or ROLLOVERS will be given if you cannot participate, illness, injury and family emergencies are not exceptions. Transfers to another race category or to another participant deadline is April 17, 2014 (unless the race sells out). Event changes will automatically stop once the race reaches its capacity.


To change your race registration or transfer your registration to another person, please CLICK HERE. In an effort to make our race "Green," we offer online registration only. Online Registration for all races, with the exception of the Children's Marathon Challenge, closes April 17, 2014. 5K and Children's Quarter Mile Dash late registration takes place at The SLO Life Expo on Friday, April 25 noon to 5 p.m. and Saturday morning, April 26 from 6-8 a.m. Late registration for the Marathon and Half Marathon will be determined closer to the race date. The race(s) take place rain or shine.


We adhere to the standard running industry policy. All registration fees are non-refundable. This is noted on our registration application and, when you register for any of our events, you must agree to this policy. You may not give or sell your number to another individual unless you transfer your registration to that person online – if you do not go through the proper channels, this could result in your disqualification as well as the runner who uses your race number. The entry fee for this year’s event will NOT transfer to next year’s event, no exceptions. This policy stays in effect whether you are injured, have unexpected business or family emergency, pregnancy, etc. There are NO exceptions. Any inquiry regarding this policy will be directed back to this page.


Runners may request an event change based on event availability. Should one of the races sell out, there will be no more change requests accepted. You may change your race or transfer your registration to another person by clicking HERE.


If you are a Challenged Athlete, The SLO Marathon, Half + 5K welcomes you! If you need special accommodations, please contact us at at the same time as your registration to ensure we can provide for your needs.


There are two training avenues for the San Luis Obispo Marathon + Half. Please visit the Team in Training Page or the Training Page (Galloway Training) on this website.

Your online registration confirmation will be sent via e-mail from If you have spam filters and/or firewalls in place, SLO Marathon management cannot guarantee receipt of confirmation.