The 1st Half Marathon covers the first half of The San Francisco Marathon. The race starts on the Embarcadero near the Ferry Building, traversing San Francisco. The 1st Half Marathon runs through Fisherman’s Wharf, the Marina, across the roadbed of the Golden Gate Bridge, through the Presidio and finishes in Golden Gate Park. The course is USATF certified.
The 1st Half Marathon includes 6 water stops where you can find water, electrolyte, medical, and toilets. One of these stops, water stop 3, includes GU.
1st Half Marathon:
In order to qualify as an Official 1st Half Marathon Finisher, you must finish within the 3 hour course limit.