The San Francisco Marathon Schedule of Events

Find your bib number assignment (July)

Look in your email inbox for a bib number confirmation email with the subject line “Your Bib Number Assignment”.

*Bib number confirmations will be sent in batches July 18th, thru July 22nd.

  • All participants who did not select bib mailing must pick up their race packet (bib, timing chip, race shirt, and sweats drop-off bag) at the Health & Fitness Expo.
  • You will need to bring your photo ID for pickup.
  • If you are unable to attend packet pick up, a friend or family member may attend for you, they will need your bib number and a copy of your ID
  • Race Day pick-up will not be available

If you added bib delivery with registration and do not receive it before race weekend, please come see us at expo/packet pick-up for bib reassignment.

Race Expo and Packet pick up

  • Location: Fort Mason Festival Pavilion, 2 Marina Blvd.
  • Days/Times*: Friday 11am-7:00pm, Saturday 9am-5:00pm *Subject to change
  • For additional information on the Expo and packet pick-up,  please click here.
  • Event Change requests can be made at the expo and are based on availability, please bring your bib to the solutions table.

Race Weekend Travel and Lodging

Race Start Times and locations

*Subject to change

  • Full Marathon- 5:30 a.m. @ Embarcadero @ Mission
  • 1st Half Marathon- 6:30 am @ Embarcadero between Washington and Broadway
  • 2nd Half Marathon- 8:45 am, in the Presidio, 610 Old Mason Street @ Sports Basement
  • 10K- 7:30am @ The Embarcadero near Mission Street
  • 5K Saturday- 7:30 am @ Fort Mason, 2 Marina Blvd.
  • 5K Sunday- 7:45 am @ Mission Street and The Embarcadero
  • Lollipop Family 1K- 8:30 am @ Fort Mason Pavillion, #2 Marina Blvd.
  • Ultra Marathon, First Loop – Saturday 11:00 pm @ Mission Street and The Embarcadero

Review your Course Map

Course Time Limits

  • Full Marathon – 6 hours*
  • 1st Half Marathon – 3 hours
  • 2nd Half Marathon – 3.5 hours
  • 10K Race– 1.5 Hours
  • 5K Race – 1 hour
  • Ultra Marathon – 6 hours for the first loop (26.2 miles) and 6 hours for the 2nd loop (26.2 miles.

*Full marathon runners please review the cut-off times for the Golden Gate Bridge here.


Quick links

Register with Race Safe Race Safe

To convert your run to virtual, please click here

To defer your entry to 2023, please click here

For VIP information, please click click here

To purchase Bart/ bus tickets, please click here

*The last day to convert to virtual or defer your registration using the links above is July 20th.

Early Bird Registration for July 23rd, 2023 will be coming soon!