One of California’s most picturesque and beautiful point-to-point races

One of California’s most picturesque and beautiful point-to-point races

La Jolla Half Marathon & 5K

The La Jolla Half Marathon is one of San Diego California’s most picturesque and beautiful point-to-point races. Starting at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, the course follows a scenic coastal route along the San Diego coast and reaches the challenging climb to the summit of Torrey Pines State Park. The race course then rolls atop Torrey Pines mesa, continues down through residential La Jolla Shores, and finishes at La Jolla Cove. And, for those interested in a shorter option, the 5K race course offers a mostly downhill course and features some of the most scenic views of the last 3.1 miles of the La Jolla half marathon course.

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reach your goals, run for fun, do it for the runner's high
reach your goals – run for fun – do it for the runner’s high
Why Run

5 Reasons to Run…

  • Because it challenges you.

  • Because it motivates you.

  • Because you promised yourself.

  • Because you want to inspire others.

  • Because when you run, you help kids!

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La Jolla Half Marathon Runners
Half Marathon Runners
La Jolla Shores 5K Runners
La Jolla Shores 5K Runners
Kiwanis Club of La Jolla

“Serving the children of the world”

The Kiwanis Club of La Jolla carries out this mission in its broadest sense. We serve the children by making our community a better, child friendly place.

Our Organization

“Help us make a difference”

Help us make the future brighter by supporting our events and programs. Become a member, volunteer, give, or sponsor this event. Make a difference!

Running Is 100% Mental, Your Body Won't Go Where Your Mind Doesn't Push It...
La Jolla

Half Marathon

Starting at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, the course follows a coastal route to the summit of Torrey Pines State Park and then rolls atop Torrey Pines mesa. It continues through La Jolla Shores, and finishes at La Jolla Cove.

La Jolla Shores

5K Race

For those interested in a shorter option, the La Jolla Shores 5K offers a mostly downhill course and features some of the most beautiful scenic views of the last 3.1 miles of the La Jolla half marathon course.

running is 100% mental, your body won’t go where your mind doesn’t push it…

Runner’s Expo & Finish Line Festival

Sponsors, Exhibitors & Partners

Our events would not be possible without the support of our partners, sponsors, and exhibitors. A special thanks to our Director of Marketing, Heidi Kinney, who designed this website and worked hard to help us build and market these wonderful events. This year’s Expo and Finish Line Festival will be unlike any other. With food from vendors offering cuisine from around the globe, a recovery area for runners, music, fashion, and apparel vendors, this year’s event will be something you won’t want to miss. Our Runner’s Expo & Finish Line Festival is open to the public, so bring your friends and family!

Hydration Partners

Hydrapak
Hydrapak

Fashion & Apparel Vendors/Exhibitors

STANCE
Blenders Eyewear
Albion Fit

Food Vendors/Exhibitors

Food Vendor House of Bao
Food Vendor Tacos La Fiesta
Food Vendor Smashed Avocado Toast
Falafel Express
Street Sliders
Chocolate MoonShine
Dipping Dots

Recovery Partners/Exhibitors

Advanced Physical Therapy and Wellness
Healing Hands Massage & Holistic Health School
The Phoenix
Bruce Hubbard MD

Training & Nutrition Partners/Exhibitors

F45 TRAINING
Stride Fitness CARMEL MOUNTAIN RANCH
Culture Training Club
Team Wilpers
Shelby Naughton Nutrition
MegaFood

Exhibitors

San Diego Seals
Team SoCal
Renewal by Anderson
Realm
The Wonder Pax
Solar Tech
Active Rest

running is 100% mental, your body won't go where your mind doesn't push it...

Running Is 100% Mental, Your Body Won't Go Where Your Mind Doesn't Push It...

experience one of the most picturesque and beautiful point-to-point races

Experience one of the most picturesque and beautiful point to point races