Earn more bling for your miles. Take on one of our race challenges. The Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon offers a number of opportunities to earn an exclusive challenge medal in addition to your race finisher medal. You can take on one of our year-over-year challenges to challenge yourself along our course or one of our partner challenges, tackling multiple races consecutively. Don’t miss your chance to build out your medal collection, take on a race challenge this year!

Please contact support@emallc.com with any questions regarding our challenges.

TSFM Biofreeze Double Up Medal

Double Up Challenge

New this year! Run our new 5k course on Saturday and then run any distance on Sunday to get a special Double Up Challenge Medal.


TSFM Biofreeze Half It All

Half It All Challenge

From iconic Golden Gate Bridge views to the incredible atmosphere of Haight/Ashbury and The Mission, each of our half marathon courses offer something unique. Why not run them both? Run the 1st Half Marathon and 2nd Half Marathon in consecutive years, and you’ll earn the special Half it All Challenge.


TSFM Biofreeze 52 Club Hoodie

52 Club Challenge

Become a member of the 52 Club! Log 52.4 miles with us by completing both of our half marathon events consecutively, and then run our full marathon at this year’s race to earn the coveted 52 Club hoodie!


TSFM Biofreeze Loyal Runner Medal

Loyal Runners Challenge

We love our loyal runners! Those who run The Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon (half or full marathon) 3 or more times consecutively receive exclusive rewards for their commitment.


TSFM Biofreeze SF Berkeley Medal

SF/Berkeley Challenge

Run the Bay from the Golden Gate Bridge to Cal Campus and there will be an extra medal waiting for you. Runners who participate in any distance event at The Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon and any distance event at The Biofreeze Berkeley Half Marathon consecutively will receive a special San Francisco/Berkeley Challenge medal commemorating their achievement.


SF Originals Run Series

Take on four iconic San Francisco running events – Bay to Breakers, The Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon, The San Francisco Giant Race and the Bridge to Bridge run and you’ll have proven your local bonafides. This challenge is a joint venture to celebrate San Francisco and the running traditions rooted here. Each race takes runners on a visual tour of San Francisco, through eclectic neighborhoods, scenic parks, and along waterfront trails. Those who register and complete all four iconic races will receive a commemorative medal acknowledging this uniquely San Franciscan athletic accomplishment.


TSFM Biofreeze CA Time Travel

California Time Travel Challenge

Run the OC (half or full) in May, then travel up to the City by the Bay for the 42nd annual Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon on July 28th to run the full or either halves. All runners who complete both races receive a special medal.


CA Dreamin Racing Cup

California Dreamin’ Racing Cup

From the bridge to the beach, the Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon and the JetBlue Long Beach Marathon offer amazing courses for you to conquer. The California Dreamin’ medal celebrates these iconic California cities.