The Monterey Bay Half Marathon is one of the world’s most beautiful races and is popular with not only runners, but journalists and photographers. 

If you would like to be placed on the Big Sur Marathon Foundation’s media list for notifications and race-related information, or if you are a member of the media and would like to obtain credentials for our races, please contact Hillary Fujii, or call 831.625.6226.

2019 Race Information:

Schedule of Events

Participant Demographics

Elite Roster

Prize Money / Equalizer Bonus

Interesting Runner Stories

Traffic & Parking Info

Photo and video assets are available upon request. We also have a robust photo library of images available for publication. If you are looking for a selection of race images to use in your publication, please contact While we provide these free of charge, we ask that photo credit is given to the photographer listed.