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Santa Barbara Half Marathon & 5K
November 5, 2023
Santa Barbara, CA
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About The Santa Barbara Half Marathon & 5K
The Santa Barbara Half Marathon & 5K is one of the most scenic and enjoyable races in California. This race takes place annually on November 5th, 2023 in beautiful Santa Barbara, which means you get to experience the stunning coastal views and natural beauty of this vibrant city.
The route of the half marathon passes along both the beachfront and through some of the city streets, providing plenty of gorgeous scenery for runners to take in along their journey. The terrain is mostly flat with a few gentle hills that provide just enough challenge without being too difficult. The weather at this time of year usually ranges from mild to warm temperatures; perfect for running! And don’t forget about those incredible ocean views—you won’t regret it!
As for crowds, there will be plenty people out cheering on participants as they make their way around the course. With such an amazing location, it’s no wonder that so many people come out each year to support racers and cheer them on from start to finish line! It’s also worth noting that if you’re looking for a more intimate experience during your race, there are smaller events like the 5k where you can still enjoy all that Santa Barbara has to offer but without having hundreds or thousands of other participants around you.
Overall, participating in this race is truly an unforgettable experience—the stunning scenery combined with great weather makes it a must-do event each year! Plus all proceeds go towards supporting local charities which adds even more purpose behind why you should run this amazing half marathon & 5K every November in Santa Barbara.