2nd Annual Humboldt Bay Marathon, Half Marathon and Marina Mile

Marathon, Half Marathon, Other

Event Date

Sat, Aug 13, 2016


Eureka, CA


Activity Today Later

Marathon - Individual Marathon Entry

$80 $100 Closed

Marathon - Relay Team - Marathon

$140 $180 Closed

Half marathon - Individual Half Marathon Entry

$50 $50 Closed

Marina Mile - Competitive - Marina Mile Competitive Heats

$25 $25 Closed

Marina Mile Fun Run/Walk - Individual Marina Mile Fun Run/Walk

$15 $15 Closed

About This Activity

An AMAZING Place to Run!

The Humboldt Bay Area combines spectacular scenery with the perfect climate for year round running.

August is a dry month with an average high temperature of only 62.6 degrees (17 Celsius), so ideal conditions for this race are almost guaranteed.

Whether you are trying for a Boston qualifying time (marathon course certification CA-15003-KY), striving for another personal record, or just looking for a uniquely beautiful place to run, the Humboldt Bay Marathon, Half Marathon and Marina Mile races are exactly what you're looking for!

Event details and schedule

Event Schedule (see http://humboldtbaymarathon.com for updates)

Saturday, August 13:

Noon to 4 PM: Packet pickup and fitness expo at Wildberries Marketplace, 747 13th Street, Arcata, CA 95521

5 PM: Marina Mile Competitive heats, 1st and C Streets Eureka

Additional activites to be scheduled

Sunday, August 9:

6:00 AM: Marathon Late registration, 7th and F Streets, Eureka

7:00 AM: Marathon start, 7th and F Streets, Eureka

7:00 AM: Half marathon shuttle bus service starts from finish area (1st and C Streets, Eureka) to half marathon start area in Arcata

7:30 AM: Half marathon late registration at the Arcata Plaza

8:30 AM: Marina Mile Fun Run, C Street Plaza Eureka

8:40 AM: Last half marathon shuttle bus departs Eureka

9:00 AM: Half marathon start near Arcata Plaza

8:00 AM to 1:30 PM: Finish area activities

Marathon course time limit is 6 hours, 30 minutes and the Half Marathon course time limit is 4 hours, 30 minutes.  Any marathon runner who falls behind a pace of 15 minutes per mile will be disqualified and offered a ride in the sag vehicle.  Half marathon runners must also stay ahead of the sag vehicle.  The course will be closed and roads reopened as the sag vehicle passes.

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