Golden state Challenge

Run California. Earn Golden State bling.

Run any four of these races (5K distance or greater) in a single calendar year and you’ll receive a one-of-a-kind challenge medal at your fourth race.

Are you ready to run the Golden State?

September 11, 2021
Marathon, Half Marathon, 5K

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October 9 & 10, 2021
Marathon, Half Marathon, 5K

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October 23, 2021
Half Marathon, Relay

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November 7, 2021
Half Marathon, 5K

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December 11 & 12, 2021
Half Marathon, 5K

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2021 California

Race Calendar

surf city marathon

huntington beach / sept 11, 2021
half marathon / marathon / 5k

santa barbara wine country half marathon

solvang / oct 23, 2021
half marathon / relay

long beach marathon

long beach / oct 9 – 10, 2021
marathon / half marathon / 5k / 20 mile bike tour

golden gate half

san francisco / nov 7, 2021
half marathon / 5k

napa to sonoma wine country half marathon

sonoma / dec 11-12, 2021
half marathon / half marathon + 5k / 5k

Check Out Moments From Last Years

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