The Great Race is a celebration of running that features six races including two half marathons: the incredibly scenic Sports Academy Chesebro Half Marathon mostly trail race and the gorgeous Sports Academy Pacific Half Marathon road race. There's a race for everyone at the Great Race with the Deena Kastor 5K, Old Agoura 10K, Kids 1 Mile run and Camp Kinneret Family Fun Run. Try the NEW Sports Academy 2-Person Team Marathon Challenge.
Established in 1986, the Great Race has won many awards and accolades over the years including:
Best Half Marathon in Nation by Active.com
Voted #1 Running Event in L.A.
Selected a Top 10K in U.S. by Runner's World
Best Race Swag by Competitor Magazine
Best Post-Race Party by LA Sports & Fitness Magazine
Best Post-Race Party by Active.com
Best Post-Race Party by Runner's World
Great Race participants comment year-after-year about the gorgeous scenery, the serenity and the most Most Beautiful Courses in Southern California!
It's not just a race, it's so much fun, it's the Great Race!