La Jolla Half MarathonStart, Del Mar Fairgrounds
Finish, La Jolla Cove
Sunday, April 27, 2014 Train hard and reward yourself with the most picturesque running route in North America. Participate in the race or come out and cheer on your favorite runner as they cruise along the scenic pacific coast, along the Torrey Pines mesa, through the residential streets of La Jolla Shores and ending up in Ellen Browning Scripps Park at La Jolla Cove. Every year, over 6,100 runners come out to compete in the spring running of the La Jolla Half Marathon and La Jolla Shores 5K. This challenging and hilly course features some of California’s most scenic views, including breathtaking views of Torrey Pines Golf Course, the site of the 2008 US Open golf tournament. The La Jolla Half Marathon is the second race of three in the Half Marathon Triple Crown Series that also includes the Carlsbad Half Marathon and America’s Finest City Half Marathon. If visiting the West Coast during the La Jolla Half Marathon, the Empress Hotel is the ideal refreshing retreat where you can relax and rejuvenate. Located in the charming village of La Jolla, our hotel offers easy access for many fun adventures, activities and attractions, including San Diego’s beautiful beaches and world championship golf courses. For more information on the 2014 La Jolla Half Marathon, go to http://www.lajollahalfmarathon.com/.