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Welcome to the 2019 SLO Marathon Race Weekend 

Runners and walkers of all ages and levels are welcome!


Join us for a TWO-DAY RACE SLO FESTIVAL!

Saturday, April 27 is Family Day with a 5 and 2 Kids Races and the opening of our two-day Race SLO Festival featuring loads of FREE activities and live music. Strollers, walkers, runners and families are welcome! Vendors, healthy food and free yoga will get you inspired to live your best life. 

Sunday, April 28, the Central Coast's largest Running Festival culminates in the Marathon, Half Marathon and 2 Relay Races traversing the rolling green hills and iconic town of San Luis Obispo. Whether you're running, walking, volunteering or cheering this is a weekend not to be missed! Come out and experience why San Luis Obispo has been voted a Top 10 National Destination and one of the 'Happiest Places in America.'

We adhere to standard industry race policies.  There are No Refunds and No Deferrals.  This policy applies to all registrants and is in effect whether you are injured, have an unexpected family/business emergency, have a medical emergency, etc.  If the course has to be changed or the race canceled due to an act of nature, or the event time changed due to circumstances beyond our control, there are no refunds or deferrals.

Thank you to our presenting sponsors!

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Event Schedule

  • April 27 7:00 AM PDT - Packet Pickup/Late Registration

  • April 27 8:30 AM PDT - Kids 1-Mile Run Start

  • April 27 8:45 AM PDT - 5K Run / Walk Start

  • April 27 9:00 AM PDT - Race SLO Festival Opens

  • April 27 9:45 AM PDT - Kids 1/4 Mile Dash Start

  • April 28 7:00 AM PDT - Marathon, Half and Relays Start

Contact Information

Event Location

Madonna Inn, Madonna Road, San Luis Obispo, CA, United States

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