San Francisco, California is one of the few U.S states with marathon and half marathon events all round the year. The following are half marathon events across the state of California.
Kaiser Permanente Half Marathon & 5K Fun Run San Francisco
This half marathon is held in February – Runner’s World magazine ranked San Francisco’s Kaiser Permanente Half Marathon & 5K one of the country’s most scenic half marathon races.
For registration, race results & half marathon photos check out the official race website
Golden Gate Headlands Marathon, Half Marathon & 7-Mile Race
The Golden Gate Headlands Marathon, Half Marathon & 7-Mile race is held in the first week of April. The race is virtually all trails, including Sausalito’s Coastal Trail, Wolf Springs Trail, Old Springs Trail, Marincello Trail and Rodeo Valley Trail.
To register, get race results or golden gate marathon photos visit the event website.
San Francisco Marathon, Half Marathons & 5K
San Francisco Marathon, Half Marathons & 5K is held in July. There are actually two half-marathon events to choose from at this race, as runners may run either the first or the second 13.1 miles of the full marathon course.
To register, get race results or San Francisco Marathon, Half Marathons & 5K photos and pictures visit event website.
Giant Race Half Marathon, 10K & 5K, San Francisco.
If you are a fun of San Francisco giants this is the race for you. The runners finish the race literally by crossing home plate inside San Francisco’s gorgeous AT&T Park, the home of its Major League Baseball team, the San Francisco Giants.
The race is held in the last weekend of August.
To register, get results or get Giant Race Half Marathon photos and pictures visit official race website.
Lake Merced Half Marathon & 4.5-Mile Run San Francisco
This half marathon takes place in September. The course takes runners along the pedestrian & jogging path that runs around San Francisco’s Lake Merced Municipal Park.
To register, check race results race photos and pictures visit race website.
Nike Women’s Marathon & Half Marathon San Francisco
This women only event attracts 20,000 women runners. To register, check race results and race photos and pictures visit race website.
US Half Marathon, San Francisco.
A fantastic race, most of the race course is fairly fast and flat, though there are some challenging, hilly stretches around the mid-point of the course. The US half is held in November. To register visit the race website.
North Face Endurance Challenge Trail Run Half Marathon San Francisco.
This half marathon race is held in December. Part of four trail races. North Face Endurance Challenge trail race features a 50-mile, 50K and 10K race in addition to the 13.1-mile half marathon.
To register, get race results visit North Face Endurance race website.