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Ventura Marathon

Posted by: on October, 21 2021

Join us for the 8th edition of the Ventura Marathon. Both the Half and Full Marathon are Point to Point Downhill Races. This point-to-point marathon is the perfect amount of downhill starting in Ojai and ending in downtown Ventura. The course winds along the paved paths of the Ojai Valley Trail and Ventura River Trail […]

FCancer Race

Posted by: on December, 4 2019

Everyone knows someone touched by Cancer, so you know what?? FCANCER! Let all get together and run for a cause that has touched so many. With 3 different distances there’s something for everyone. 5K, 10K and NEW for 2020 the “Survivors Mile” which is just 1 mile. Running or walking is acceptable. The survivors mile […]

Ventura Eco Xtreme Mud Challenge 5K

Posted by: on April, 8 2019

Welcome to to the 6th annual Ventura Eco Xtreme Mud Challenge presented by the Ventura Police Officers’ Association and hosted by the Ventura Land Trust. The goal of this event is to create a fun and challenging adventure while raising money for the Dee Dowell Foundation. The course is going to burn and challenge you […]


Posted by: on February, 22 2018

BLUEFANG Dogathon 5K & 10k is not just another race, this 5K and 10K is all about the dogs.   We love dogs and even have special categories where dogs can race with their humans. The event is fully chip timed and has age group awards for the 5K’s and 10K and a special TOP DOG awards. […]

Ventura Turkey Trot

Posted by: on October, 23 2014

Grab your friends and family and join us for the festive Ventura Annual Turkey Trot- we are back in person for 2021 and can’t wait to see you.  This loop course is fast and flat, so come out and sweat with us before you sit down for your Thanksgiving dinner. Custom Finishers Medal For All […]

LaceUp Running Series – Ventura

Posted by: on August, 21 2014

NEW downhill point-to-point marathon and half marathon courses, finishing in downtown Ventura. Qualify for Boston or grab a PR at the fast and scenic Lexus Ventura Marathon. Features: NEW Fast downhill point-to-point course USATF Certified. Boston Marathon qualifier Waffle breakfast Sierra Nevada draft beer (1) included Tech T Professionally chip timed Free race app with […]

Father’s Day 5K/10K

Posted by: on February, 28 2014

Welcome to The Father’s Day 5K/10K.  Enjoy breathtaking ocean views along the Ventura coastline! Race start times: 10k- 8:00, 5k- 8:20, 1k kids fun run – 8:35 am Start / Finish will be at Ventura Promenade park along the beautiful Ocean front board walk at Ventura Beach.  Ocean views  that will keep you in awe […]

Ventura Hammer Half Marathon & 5K

Posted by: on October, 31 2013

14th annual running of Ventura’s 1/2 Marathon benefitting Habitat For Humanity. The run is out and back along the Ventura-Ojai bikepath (paved) featuring a gentle uphill grade on the way out and gentle downhill on the way back. This event is capped at 800 runners total and is a really nice setting with post race […]

Surfers Point Marathon

Posted by: on September, 17 2013

Welcome back to live in person racing.  The 10th annual running of this awesome beachfront course! Wrap up the fall running season with this beautiful seaside marathon. The course will appeal to all types of runners, with a flat and fast path, ocean views, and only a few hills to keep you on your toes. […]

Lexus Ventura Marathon

Posted by: on July, 29 2013

3 New scenic courses:  Marathon, Half Marathon, & 5K. Features: New Super Fast Downhill Point to Point Course USATF Certified*. Boston Marathon Qualifier. New Waffle Breakfast for all participants Sierra Nevada Draft Beer (1) included Technical Running Top Professionally Chip Timed Free Race App with live split notifications Cool Finishers Medal Post Race Beach Party […]

Shoreline Half Marathon, 5K, 10K

Posted by: on January, 30 2013

Make the most your Sunday morning and soak up the ocean views in races from 5k up to a marathon. With plenty of flat miles along the coast (plus a couple of moderate hills), this race is ideal for new and experienced runners alike. Don’t miss the finisher’s t-shirt, medal, free beer and tacos. What’s […]

Dirty Girl Mud Run – Ventura

Posted by: on January, 17 2013

Dirty Girl is a 5k mud run for women of all ages and athletic abilities. Don’t worry – it’s not a “race” in the traditional sense. It is an untimed obstacle course designed to push you slightly out of your comfort zone, but only as far as you are comfortable going. Forming teams is encouraged, […]

Seaside Half Marathon, 5K, 10K

Posted by: on November, 19 2012

Challenge yourself in this mixed-distance running event along the flat Ventura beachfront route. Great for first-time runners and seasoned marathoners alike, the route meanders along the waterfront sticking to the bike path throughout. Come for the stunning sea views or for the free t-shirt. What’s included: Finisher’s Medal Event T-Shirt Post-Race Goodie Bag Aid stations […]

Aloha Turkey Roundup

Posted by: on November, 11 2012

The Ventura Hillsides Conservancy is a land trust operating in the Ventura region to protect and conserve open space resources through acquisition of land and easements, stewardship of protected lands, and public education about local natural resources.

Ventura Earth Day Eco Fest 5K/10K and 1K Kids Run

Posted by: on February, 8 2012

Particpate in a great Compete Green event partnered with the Ventura Earth day Eco Fest. The 5k and 10k course will be along the beautiful Ventura oceanfront providing for a flat and fast course with plenty of post-race activities that benefit your local community and planet as a whole! Awards, shirts, cups, and other race […]

Bike MS Coastal Challenge

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

Our signature route again starts at San Buenaventura State Beach in Ventura, CA. After a short ride through historic downtown Ventura, the route heads north along the Ventura River Bike Path toward Lake Casitas and then west towards the first challenge of the day, the two Casitas Pass climbs. After the 600 foot climb up […]

Half Marathon of Harbors & 5K

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

The Second Annual Half-Marathon of the Harbors and Harbors 5k is a Compete Green event held April 1st, 2012 that starts in Ventura Harbor. The flat and fast half-marathon course begins opposite the Ventura Harbor Village in Ventura Harbor and winds through the Mandalay and Hollywood Beach neighborhoods in Oxnard, runs along Channel Islands Harbor […]

Ventura Half Marathon

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

Long Sleeve technical running top for 1/2 marathon runners Electronically Chip Timed Reasonably Priced Post race food from Aloha Steakhouse Cool awards Finishers Tile or Mug for 1/2 marathon finishers Great event setting with on-site parking next to start/finish area Benefits Habitat For Humanity CLICK HERE FOR A MAP OF THE HALF MARATHON COURSE CLICK […]

Covert Cross

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

Southern California Cyclocross (known as SoCalCross) was formed in 2006 by a group of cycling clubs eager to grow the sport and motivated to become the premier cyclocross race series in Southern California and nationwide! Since then the Series has grown 500%, boasts over 100 races to date from San Diego to San Luis Obispo

Patagonia Salmon Run 5K

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

Paid registration includes a 100% organic cotton t-shirt, runner’s bag and drawing ticket. We have, in the past, run out of t-shirts on race day, so please pre-register if you can.

Santa Cruz Island Trail Half Marathon

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

Name:  Santa Cruz Island Eco-Extreme Trail Half Marathon Organizer: Cops Running For Charity . All proceeds will go to charity. Sanction: USA Track & Field Event When: Saturday November 1, 2014 Location: Santa Cruz Island. Channel Islands National Park. Scorpion Harbor to Prisoners Harbor , Ventura, California Why: Run for charity and visit the National Park Time:  5:00 AM to 5:45 […]

Sunset Tiki 5K & 1K

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

The 2011 Sunset Tiki 5k & 1k Family Fun Run will be hosted from the Ventura Promenade late in the evening just before sunset. The course will be partially lit by tiki torches along the way.

Gold Coast Ride for Literacy

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

Enjoy ocean views and comfortable spring temperatures as you cycle the Ventura and Santa Barbara County coastline. Be prepared to spot dolphins and seals playing near the beaches.

Armed Forces Triathlon Championship

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

The U.S. Air Force triathlon team won the top individual and team titles Saturday, June 5, at the annual Armed Forces Triathlon at Naval Base Ventura County (NBVC), Point Mugu. Seventy-eight of the military’s top athletes completed the 1,500-meter swim; 40 kilometer bike race and 10-kilometer run at Point Mugu, which hosted the event for […]

Breath of Life Triathlon Ventura

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

21st annual Breath of Life Ventura Triathlon/Relay will be held on Sunday, May 19th at Ventura Harbor, Ventura, CA. A portion of proceeds from this charity event will go towards the improvement of treatment facility at local hospitals supporting children diagnosed with Primary Immunodeficiency (PI). We encourage athletes to perform their own fundraising in support […]