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Review of Camarillo Marathon, Half Marathon by

Posted by: on January, 6 2014

I ran the half a couple years ago and I too, wanted to really love this race because I like supporting and being a part of small races. It is definitely a very flat course and I suppose it could be really fast, but 2014 was so windy that there was no way it was that fast.
It’s a bare bones, no frills race so if you’re looking for an affordable, low stress event without all the hype, this might be it. Parking is free, you get a tech tee and reusable goody bag, it started right on time, all positives. The volunteers and policemen were super friendly.
The course is definitely a drawback: it is unscenic and slightly boring at best. But like I said, very flat. I think this would be a great for someone looking to get in a long training run or a trial marathon/half for a goal race.