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Palm Desert Half Marathon & 5K

February 13, 2022 · Palm Desert, CA

Distance: 13.1 miles, 5K, Kids Run

The Palm Desert ½ Marathon & 5k returns in February! Race the oldest 1/2 marathon & 5K festival in the Coachella Valley on our flat, fast course, then enjoy the after party with our famous finish line beer garden!

  • ½ Marathon: Run as an individual, or as part of a two person or three-person relay team.
  • 5k: The 5k run takes place on a completely closed course, and is incredibly flat and fast.
  • 1k kids run: For kids 4 to 13!

AWARDS

Awards will be given to the top three in each division/age group in the ½ marathon and 5k. Overall winners are not eligible for age group awards. The 1k kid’s run is untimed, and therefore, awards will not be given out in this distance.

DIVISIONS/AGE GROUPS

Age group divisions are based on your age as of December 31, 2017.

  • Top Three Overall, Male & Female (Overall winners are not eligible for age group awards)
  • ½ Marathon, Male & Female: 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85+
  • ½ Marathon Relay: All-Male Team, All-Female Team, Mixed Team; Masters (All members 40 and older) – All-Male Team, All-Female Team, Mixed Team; Sweethearts Division – Husband/Wife, Boyfriend/Girlfriend, Mother/Son, Father/Daughter, Same Sex Male, Same Sex Female
  • 5k, Male & Female: 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85+
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pre-race course post-race