The San Francisco Marathon 52.4 Mile Ultra: Two Sides Of a Great City

Curious what experiencing The San Francisco Marathon's Ultra is like? Here's an in-depth review of last year's Ultra, courtesy of technology entrepreneur and trail runner, Scott Dunlap! Don't miss your chance to run with him this year - register today! --- Have you ever been to the Haight Ashbury district of San Francisco at 1am, weaving ... More

The 2018 San Francisco Marathon 5K

Run the 5K: New Pricing, 30-Day Challenge & Training Tips

We Have Great News - New 5K Pricing Available! Thanks to our 5K Sponsor (and Official Training Partner), The Run Experience, new pricing for our 5K is now available! If you’re not registered yet, don’t miss out! Registered and ready to run your best race yet? Check out these amazing resources The Run Experience has available to ... More

Tips to Avoid Bonk UCAN The San Francisco Marathon

5 Tips for Avoiding the Bonk

Now that we've hit the 12-week countdown until The San Francisco Marathon, it's time to line yourself up for success against the dreaded wall. For anyone who’s ever bonked during a workout, the feelings of dizziness, heavy legs and brain fog are all things you want to avoid at all costs! “Bonking” or “hitting the wall” are both ... More

Ultramarathon Runner Hillary Allen

How Ultrarunner Hillary Allen Found Hope After a Near Fatal Fall

Calling all ultrarunners! As we near The San Francisco Marathon race day, we wanted to share this amazingly inspiring story (courtesy of Hillary Allen and Skratch Labs) to help motivate you to run your best race yet. Photos: Greg Mionske Once you've hit rock bottom, how do you find the motivation to start again? After a near-fatal fall, ... More

Fun at The San Francisco Marathon

Upcoming Events

The San Francisco Marathon has a lot going on this month! Join us at one of these upcoming events: Sunday, 4/22: The 34th Annual Levi’s Presidio 10, hosted by The Guardsmen. This fun, family-oriented race (10 mile, 10k and 5k Fun Run) offers a scenic course through SF’s Presidio, plus pancakes and Bloody Marys! All proceeds provide ... More

The San Francisco Marathon Celebrates 40th Anniversary

This year’s event was the largest ever in the race’s history, with more than 80,000 spectators cheering along the course and at the Finish Line Festival. Jorge Maravilla and Devin McMahon were the 1st Place winners of the Full Marathon. More

Race Week Events

Looking to get some final quick runs in before Race Day? Partners of The San Francisco Marathon are hosting various events during race week. More

A better whey to fulfill your nutritional needs!

For the perfect pre-, during, and/or post-run energy boost, try out this super simple and yummy recipe for Chocolate Protein Energy Bites. More

5 Reasons to Run the 2nd Half Marathon at #TSFM2017

Fast, flat, scenic, and iconic. Tour San Francisco's gems in the 2nd Half Marathon. More

Track & Trail Training with RUN365 and On

Track & Trail events to kick off RUN365's 12 Week training program. More