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Sat October 26, 2019 Encinitas, CA 92024 US Directions
Guinness Book of World Records Holder for "Largest Race on Sand"


Surfing Madonna 12K & Encinitas Half Marathon

Challenger Series

1:30PM PDT

1K (All ages)

1:45PM PDT


1:45PM PDT


1:30PM PDT


1:30PM PDT

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at


Moonlight State Beach
400 B Street
Encinitas, CA US 92024


Join THOUSANDS of runners for the 7th Annual Surfing Madonna Beach Run 1k, 5k, 10K, & 12K on Saturday, Oct 26 in the heart of Encinitas, California!

You'll run along the most beautiful beaches in North County San Diego during low tide! The Start/Finish Line is at world famous MOONLIGHT BEACH! You'll cross the finish line and receive your famously HUGE Finisher's Medal!

This race won the Guinness Book of World Record title in 2017 for the "Largest Race on Sand" and no one has been able to break that record since.

All entries include the BEST SWAG~

  • Super Soft Race Shirt
  • HUGE Wooden Finisher's Medal
  • Large Ocean Mug!
  • TONS of Sponsor Swag
  • Professional Chip Timing with Awards & Live Tracking
  • Unique OCEANFRONT course
  • Personalized Bib (must register before Sept 20)
  • Finish Line Fest: Live Music, Sponsor Treats & Celebration!
  • PHOTO BOOTH by AW Snap – FREE digital photos!
  • On-course fuel stations with Ultima Replenisher & Honey Stinger
  • Course Entertainment!

Best of all, the net proceeds are used to fund AMAZING local ocean awareness programs that benefit children with special needs, disabled veterans, marine mammals, marine biology students, and much more! This is more than a race, it's a cause (with a running addiction!)

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