Announcing the Official Launch of the Bay Area Challenge!

Runners are Invited to Conquer Five Iconic Bay Area Races in 12 Months


The “Bay Area Challenge” offers a unique and thrilling experience for both seasoned athletes and first-time runners. Participants can complete any distance in the San Francisco Marathon, Giant Race, Berkeley Half Marathon, Oakland Marathon, as well as the San Jose 408K & Half Marathon, though they must complete five events consecutively. Interested runners can join anytime to complete the five consecutive events challenge, virtual races will also qualify.

Participants will have the opportunity to conquer the following races:
San Francisco Marathon – July 21-23, 2023
The Giant Race – September 2-3, 2023
The Berkeley Half Marathon – November 19, 2023
The Oakland Marathon – March 15-17, 2024
The San Jose 408K & Half Marathon – Spring 2024

Accept the Challenge!