Spectator Information

You don’t have to run to be a part of the The Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon experience. We encourage friends and family of runners and the San Francisco community to participate on Race Day (July 28th, 2019). Your presence and encouragement makes a huge, meaningful impact on our runners. We hope the following information helps our spectators prepare for race day.

Stay Connected with Our Official Race App

The Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon’s 2019 Race App will empower spectators to stay connected with their runners throughout race weekend. From live runner tracking to key race info, our free app will provide a world class experience for runners and spectators alike.


Follow the Race on Our Live Web Tracker

The Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon Live Web Tracker allows spectators to stay connected to runners and our race online in real-time throughout race weekend. Access important race information, follow runners on the interactive course map, and track runner times and current pace on race day. The app will be available closer to race day.


Digital Cheer

How to create a Cheer:
1. Download the Biofreeze SF Marathon mobile app
2. Click on “Cheer” option in the bottom navigation
3. Search for the runner you want to cheer
4. Create the cheer, can include just words or words and a picture
5. Submit cheer
6. Share cheer

Course Entertainment and Cheer Stations

The Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon showcases over a dozen different entertainment groups and cheer stations that reflect the city’s unique artistic community along the course. Our course entertainment aids in keeping runner spirits and vigor up during the race. If you or your group wishes to perform or create a cheer station, please visit our Volunteers page. Everyone is invited to cheer on our runners from one of the following locations and throughout the race course.

  • Click to View All 2019 Participating Sponsors, Groups & Entertainers

    Thank you to all of the amazing organizations and entertainers who are helping us make The 2019 Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon the best one yet!

    Cheer Stations


    Water Stops

    • George Washington HS Class of 2020
    • Kezar Road Runners
    • BURN Running Club
    • LMJS
    • Asha for Education
    • Division 2 North Key Club
    • Area 1 Interact
    • DSE Runners Club
    • SF Front Runners
    • KIPP King Interact
    • San Francisco Road Runners Club
    • Golden Gate Running Club
    • Sikh Community of Northern California
    • SF November Project
    • Galileo HS Class of 2022
    • Kezar Road Runners
    • Golden Gate Young Marines
    • NERT

    Note: Entertainers and cheer station sponsors will be updated as confirmed. Cheer stations and entertainment acts are subject to change without prior notice.

Getting to the Race

Spectators are invited to review our hotel and travel information and take advantage of official transportation options, including reserved parking, BART busing, and more.


Start Line and Finish Line Festival Map

Click here for the map of the starting line corrals and the finish line festival.

Traffic Advisory & Detour Map

Click here for the traffic advisory map.