SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 19 (7:00 AM/8:00 AM) – BUZZ MARATHON, HALF MARATHON, 10K, 5K, & YOUTH MILE:
These races are at Camp Roberts off Highway 101 just north of San Miguel. The course goes through the hills and meadows of the Camp Roberts National Guard Reservation with wildlife and spectacular views. Register online at www.runsignup.com or visit the race site at www.buzzmarathon.org. Proceeds benefit the athletic programs at Lillian Larsen School. Direc1601 “L” Street, San Miguel, 93451. A Real ID identification will be required to enter Camp Roberts along with vehicle registration and proof of insurance. See the race web site for details about COVID and base security.
SATURDAY/SUNDAY, MARCH 12 & 13 – SPARTAN TRAIL RACES:
These runs will take place at the Santa Margarita Ranch and the main trail distances are 10K, 13.1 miles, & 50K with some obstacle course races as well. Check the web site at https://race.spartan.com/en/race/detail/7262/overview for details.
SATURDAY, MAY 14 (6:00 P.M.) – THE SILVER MOON RACE:
The Silver Moon Race at CASS Winery in Paso Robles has distances of 10K, Six Hours, Twelve Hours, 24 Hours, and 100 Miles. It is a 2-mile lap route on farm roads around the vineyard on a course designed to strengthen your endurance while being able to stop, rest, and refuel as needed. Start at sunset and run through the night under the moon until sunrise the next day. Race perks include a medal, a buckle for the 100 Mile finishers, a finisher’s certificate, race photos, a race towel, and award for the top finishers. Check their web site at www.silvermoonrace.com/paso-robles for additional details
SUNDAY, MAY 29 (8:00 A.M.) – ARROYO GRANDE STRAWBERRY STAMPEDE 5K & 10K:
There are three separate races: a 5K run, a 10K run, and a 5K walk. There will be plenty of strawberries for all runners following the race. These courses are scenic routes through Arroyo Grande with registration, the start, and the finish are near downtown at the end of Short Street by the swinging bridge. Proceeds go towards Kiwanis community service projects. Awards are three-deep in five-year age groups in each of the races along with refreshments and prize drawings. The races are conducted by the Kiwanis Club, Post Office Box 44, Pismo Beach, 93448, www.strawberrystampede.com.