The 18th Annual State Street Mile in beautiful downtown Santa Barbara features a fast, gradual downhill race with something for everyone and every Dog who runs, walks or jogs. 

Events include: The Family Fun Mile, Dog Mile, Amputee Division, (8) Age Group Categories and Open and Masters Elite Mile races for the serious competitive runner.

Awards will be given in every category and the event is part of the local SBAA Grand Prix and Junior Grand Prix Series.

Race Day Registration starts at 7:00am at Pedregosa and State Streets in Santa Barbara. 

All Proceeds go directly to the District Attorney's Office Crime Victim Emergency Fund.

Participate in Two Races at the Price of One!

If you choose to run the Family Fun Mile along with another race please wear the other race bib # for the Family Fun Mile.  

Finish Line Festival & Breakfast Burritos!

After your Mile(s) join us on De La Guerra St. at the Finish Line Festival. Also, receive a post-race breakfast burrito in partnership with Country Catering when you donate $10 or more to the Crime Victim Emergency Fund during your race registration process or by clicking on the donate button on Race Roster. Limited quantities are available and may only be available online!

Registration Fees

Family Fun Mile Closed

Great for the entire family!

Dog Mile Closed

Unofficial World Dog Mile Championship!

Age Group 15 and Under Closed

Prizes for the speedy!

Age Group Over 15 Closed

Prizes for the speedy!

Masters Elite Closed

Prizes for the speediest over 40!

Open Elite Closed

Prizes and $ at one of the fastest Miles in the country!

Amputee Division Closed

Prizes for the speedy!

Registration & Package Pickup

Registration: Santa Barbara Running Co. at 110 Anacapa St. in Santa Barbara on Saturday, June 3 from noon to 4:00pm

Race Day: State and Pedregosa Streets, starting at 7:00am

Dog Mile

All dogs are combined into one category: The Dog Mile. So if you want to race or walk your dog down State Street register for the Dog Mile.

Course Description and Award Information

First race begins at 8:00am. Fast gradual downhill mile through scenic downtown Santa Barbara. Total descent is 100 ft.

Featuring: Age group categories, Amputee Division, Family Fun Mile, Masters Elite Mile (top 3 gift basket awards and course record bonus), Elite Mile (Prize money and course record bonus) and Dog Mile.

There will be eight age group races: 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60-plus. 70-plus may run with the 60-69 heat, but separate prizes will be awarded.

The Elite Mile is a competitive race with cash prizes to the top four men and women ($1000, $750, $500 and $250) with course record bonus of $1000 - must better 3:49 men and 4:23 women.

Qualifying times for Elite Mile are 4:30 for men and 5:30 for women.

The Masters Elite Mile awards unique Santa Barbara gift baskets valued based on age-graded scoring. In past years, to be competitive in the age-graded mile, participants have run at minimum in the 85% and 80% levels for men and women, respectively. There are no qualifying times for the Masters Elite Mile. 

The Amputee Mile awards unique Santa Barbara gift baskets. There are also no qualifying times for the Amputee Mile. 

Event Schedule

  • June 4 8:00 AM PDT - 10 & Under Age Group

  • June 4 8:10 AM PDT - 11-14 Age Group

  • June 4 8:20 AM PDT - 15-19 Age Group

  • June 4 8:30 AM PDT - 20-29 Age Group

  • June 4 8:40 AM PDT - 30-39 Age Group

  • June 4 8:50 AM PDT - 40-49 Age Group

  • June 4 9:00 AM PDT - 50-59 Age Group

  • June 4 9:10 AM PDT - 60 and Over

  • June 4 9:25 AM PDT - Family Mile

  • June 4 9:50 AM PDT - Amputee Division

  • June 4 10:05 AM PDT - Masters Elite Women

  • June 4 10:10 AM PDT - Masters Elite Men

  • June 4 10:15 AM PDT - Elite Women

  • June 4 10:25 AM PDT - Elite Men

  • June 4 10:30 AM PDT - Dog Mile

Contact Information

Event Location

1925 State St, Santa Barbara, CA

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