Big sur marathon course

Will the Big Sur Marathon be Cancelled?

The 2020 and 2021 Big Sur Marathon Events have been canceled due to COVID-19.

Where is the Big Sur Marathon?

The Big Sur International Marathon is a point-to-point course run on scenic CA Highway 1 from Big Sur to Carmel the last Sunday each April.

How long is the Big Sur Marathon?

34 km

How do I train for Big Sur Marathon?

Training for a marathon , particularly one as demanding as Big Sur , takes strategy. Training Regimes Week 1 – 5+ easy miles, some cross- training , several hills, 4-5 miles at normal speed, 5+ long slow distance (LSD) miles. Week 5 – Cross- training , tempo miles, interval training , and perhaps 8-10 LSD miles.

What is the elevation of Big Sur?

Elevations range from 600 feet, where the Big Sur River leaves the wilderness, to about 5,750 feet at the wilderness boundary circumventing Junipero Serra Peak.

Where should I stay for the Big Sur Marathon?

Advantages of Big Sur Area for the Big Sur Marathon There are two main hotels in Big Sur : the Post Ranch Inn and Ventana Inn and Suites and both are typically $700+ a night.

How do you train for a marathon in the winter?

With that in mind, here are seven tips to help you prepare for the winter : Do your long run in loops. Dress for success. Find alternate workout locations. Err on the side of caution. Wear traction. Hydrate. Follow a Training Plan.