Half Marathon on Monterey Bay 15th Presentation - 2017

Event Details for
Half Marathon on Monterey Bay 15th Presentation - 2017

Sunday, November 12, 2017 6:50 AM

610 Del Monte Avenue, Monterey, CA 610 Del Monte Avenue, Monterey, CA 93940

Presented by Big Sur International Marathon

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Current Price
$ 100.00

Event Information

Big Sur Half Marathon on Monterey Bay


• Open to 9,000 entrants
• Must be 12 years of age or older and in good health to participate
• There is a 3 1/2 hour time limit
• Half Marathon participants will receive a technical fabric shirt in gender specific sizing
• Half Marathon runners will be corralled according to predicted finish time and start in waves. If you do not provide a time, we will assign you one of 3:30
• D-tag timing for all participants. Cash awards are based on GUN, divisional awards on tag time. You are not eligible for an award if you are wearing an Ipod, per USATF rule 144.3.
• Cash awards will be awarded to the top eight overall male and female finishers and top three masters males and females (age 40 and over). Divisional awards will go five deep in five year age groups after 12-15 and 16-19. All official finishers receive a unique finisher's medallion. If you win a cash prize your are not eligible for divisional awards (no double dipping)
• Entry fee is NON-TRANSFERABLE AND NON-REFUNDABLE! No exceptions!
• No pets, wheels, pacers or baby joggers on the course

Pacific Grove Lighthouse 5K:
• Date: Saturday, November 11, 2017
• Time: 8:00 a.m.
• Location: Lighthouse Avenue at Forest Avenue in downtown Pacific Grove
• Open to 1,000 entrants
• Must be 5 years of age or older and in good health to participate
• Awards are three deep in ten year age groups after 5-6, 7-8, 9-11, 12-15 and 16-19

JUST RUN!® Just Kids 3K • DATE: Saturday, November 11th, 2016
• TIME: 8:15 a.m.
• LOCATION: Lighthouse Avenue at Forest Avenue in downtown Pacific Grove
• A 3K (approximate 2 mile) out and back course. This is a non-timed fun run for children, their friends, and family. All registrants receive a finisher’s medallion and a unique aquatic themed t-shirt. Must be age 4 or older to participate

PARTICIPANT PERKS  All participants receive a cotton blend unisex sized short-sleeve t-shirt and finisher's medallion. Following the race, there will be refreshments and post-race entertainment at Lovers Point Park in Pacific Grove.
PARTICIPANT REQUIREMENTS: You must be five years of age or older and in good health. Race is limited to 1,000 participants, both walkers and runners are welcome. Race numbers are required to take part in the event. No dogs or children in strollers may participate.

WEATHER: Average Temperature: 50° - 60° F. Average Humidity: 30 - 50%
PACKET PICKUP: Bibs and event shirts must be picked up at the Health & Fitness Expo on Friday, November 11th. A Photo ID is required for packet pickup. Due to renovations to the Monterey Conference Center, the Expo will be held in the De Anza Rooms at the Portola Hotel & Spa. Hours are noon to 6:00 p.m. on Friday.

If you are unable to pick-up Friday, there will be race morning pick-up at Lovers Point Park in Pacific Grove beginning at 6:30 AM.
REGISTRATION: Online registration is provided by Active.com. You may register online by clicking HERE.  There are no paper registration forms available. If you want to pay by check, email sally@bsim.org on how to proceed. There will be an additional administrative fee of $2 for this type of registration.
CONFIRMATION: If you register online and provide a valid email address, you will be emailed confirmation at the time of registration. Confirmations are generated automatically by Active.com, but firewalls or spam filters on your computer may prevent it from reaching you.  Entries may also be confirmed at the Half Marathon registration link under "Entry Confirmation."  Your information will not be available if you un-clicked the box allowing your info to be searchable at Active.com, if you are under age 18 or if someone else registered you.  A photo ID is required to pick up your bib, chip and race packet.

On race day, there will be parking available in the Pacific Grove public parking lots and on neighborhood streets.  ClickHERE to see the location of the city lots.

Note: Highway 68 (the Holman Highway) is scheduled to be closed at Highway 1 all race weekend due to construction. Please allow extra time and follow all detour signs carefully in this area.



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