SUNDAY, JULY 22 (all day) – 39th SAN LUIS OBISPO TRIATHLON (Swim = 1/2M, Bike = 15M, Run = 3.1M):
This event starts with the first 40 entrants hitting the pool at 7:00 AM and continues through the day at Sinsheimer Park at 900 Southwood Drive in San Luis Obispo. Each finisher receives a medal, T-shirt, results, and is eligible for the raffle drawing.
Registration will be available online only.
The event is conducted by the S.L.O. City Recreation Dept., 1341 Nipomo Street, San Luis Obispo, 93401, 781-7300, http://www.slocity.org/government/department-directory/parks-and-recreation/slo-triathlon.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 7 (6:15 P.M.) – RUNNING WAREHOUSE PUB RUN #5:
This is the fifth in the Running Warehouse series of pub runs. There is no registration fee and the runs will be 3-4 miles (untimed). Each run will have a shoe sponsor offering the opportunity to test out their latest footwear and the run will be followed by a raffle and refreshments. Tonight’s run is hosted by Brooks and takes place at Quality Suites at 1651 Monterey Street in San Luis Obispo. For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or 805-548-2049.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 1 (6:00 AM/7:30 AM/8:30 AM/9:30 AM) – SLO ULTRAS
This event will consist of trail runs at four different distances – a 50 mile (6:00 AM start), a 26.2 mile trail marathon (7:30 AM start), a 13.1 mile half marathon (8:30 AM start), and a 5Kcross country course (9:30 AM start). All four distances are made up of pristine coastal rolling hills over fire roads with some single track connectors.
For entry fees, course descriptions, cutoff times, and other information, see complete details at sloultra.com. New courses and new location this year. The SLO Ultra will start and finish at the Dairy Creek Event Center at El Chorro County Park and offer access to the private trails of SLO County Parks, Cal Poly, and Camp San Luis Obispo.
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4 (6:15 P.M.) – RUNNING WAREHOUSE PUB RUN #6:
This is the last one in the Running Warehouse series of pub runs. There is no registration fee and the runs will be 3-4 miles (untimed). Each run will have a shoe sponsor offering the opportunity to test out their latest footwear and the run will be followed by a raffle and refreshments. Tonight’s run is hosted by New Balance and takes place at the Madonna Inn in San Luis Obispo. For more information, e-mail email@example.com 548-2049. .
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14 (7:00/7:30 A.M.) – CITY TO THE SEA HALF MARATHON (13.1 miles) & SEASIDE 5K (3.1 miles)
The half marathon starts at 7:00 AM in downtown San Luis Obispo at Higuera & Court Streets and follows country roads to Dinosaur Caves Park in Pismo Beach. The entry fee includes an event T-shirt, breakfast buffet, entertainment, and post-race shuttle service. The 5K starts at 7:30 AM and takes place at Dinosaur Caves Park and has all of the above benefits including breakfast. Proceeds go to the Cuesta College cross country and track programs. For more information, call (805) 546-3100 Ext. 2507 or go to www.citytothesea.org. Directed by Cuesta cross country and track coach Brian Locher, Cuesta College, Post Office Box 8106, San Luis Obispo, 93403-8106.