“Is San Francisco a dreamy paradise of winding streets and fog-shrouded hills? Is it a groovy bohemian redoubt where the country’s counterculture came to flourish? Or is it a gated playground for kombucha-sipping tech workers? Outsiders can debate this endlessly, but locals know the truth: IT’S ALL OF THESE THINGS AND MUCH MORE. Getting to essence of the City by the Bay means focusing on experiences that embrace the mix – some classic, some new, some woefully overlooked.” AAA Via Magazine, January 2019

Find out for yourself when you run the 42nd annual Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon.  Take in the sites and sounds on your run-cation in San Francisco, while you visit and run with us. This is the premier west coast running event.  We are USATF certified and a Boston qualifier. We are hilly, we are fast, scenic and unforgettable.

You will join 27,000 other runners and run along the Embarcadero, Fisherman’s Wharf and Crissy Field; speed past landmarks like Coit Tower, Golden Gate Park, and AT&T Park; and pound the pavement through San Francisco’s liveliest neighborhoods like Haight-Ashbury and The Mission.

Choose from 4 distances: Marathon, two Half Marathons, 5k and Ultra Marathon and Run the Bay with us!!

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  • “As good as it gets for views.” read more - ESPN
  • “A favorite among runners — for the beauty, now, and the singular challenge” read more - The San Francisco Chronicle
  • “#1 Running City in America.” read more - Runner's World
  • “Challenging and beautiful…one of the country’s best big city marathons.” - Bart Yasso, Chief Running Officer of 'Runner's World'
  • “San Francisco…a city where Olympic dreams can be realized…” read more - Mercury News

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