Skyline to the Sea Marathon & 50km
Saturday, 11 October 2014
Marathon & 50km

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Start Times
Marthn - 9:00AM
50km - 9:00AM
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Skyline to the Sea Trail Run – Marathon and 50km
Start: Saratoga Gap
Saturday, October 11, 2014


This is the original Skyline to the Sea trail run! The trail begins at Saratoga Gap and descends from the Santa Cruz Mountains to the deep blue Pacific Ocean. Along the way you will encounter amazing views of the Monterey Bay, coastal and redwood forests, lush ferns, chaparral, exquisite sandstone formation, crystal clear waterfalls and the beauty of California wildflowers. This gorgeous venue is not to be missed.


Bib Number Pick-Up:

8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. at Saratoga Gap, Skyline Blvd. (No parking at Saratoga Gap. Runners should either be dropped off at Saratoga Gap or take the shuttle service from Hwy 1.)

Shuttle Service:

7:00 a.m. from Hwy 1 (near Finish, Directions ) to Saratoga Gap (Start). Runners' warm clothing (one jacket & pants, ONLY) will be transported to the finish area. Please note that parking at Saratoga Gap is prohibited. Shuttle fee is already included in the registration.

Time Limit:

8 hours

Weather:

Boulder Creek


Lodging:

Hotels/Motels, Camping

Shirt Options:

Champro Sports shirt will be included with registration unless a no shirt option is requested.

Champro Sports: This 100% Dri-Gear polyester fabric wicks moisture away from the body. This lightweight soft t-shirt is short sleeve and comes in both men and women's fit.

Patagonia Shirts: Stay dry and cool and get some protection from the sun and salt in silky, lightweight Capilene. It’s quick to wick, ultra breathable and fast to dry. Made from 100% all-recycled polyester with 15 UPF sun protections and Gladiodor natural odor control. When ordering the size, they tend to run small.


Start:

Saratoga Gap, Skyline Boulevard (CA-35) at Hwy 9, Los Gatos, CA. Directions

Course:


Map  |  Elevations  |  Descriptions

Aid Stations:

Fully-stocked aid stations every 9 - 12 kilometers. You can expect fresh fruit, salty snacks, assorted candy, boiled potatoes & salt, water, and Clif Shot Bloks, electrolytes sports drink and more. It is highly recommended that runners carry at least 20 oz. of water between aid stations.

Awards:

Awards are given to the 1st place female and male finishers overall in each distance. Ribbons are awarded to the female and male 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finisher in each ten-year age group for each distance. All finishers will receive a custom medal with the race logo. Ultra marathon (50 km) finishers will receive a custom event coaster.


Photos:

EntryFees:

(Add $10 if registering after September 20, 2014. No race-day registration available.)
  • Marathon - $75.00
  • 50km - $95.00
  • (Bus included in price)

    (Pre-registration ONLY through Noon PST on Wednesday, October 8th, if not sold out)

    Course Records:

    50 Km Leor Pantilat, 25, San Carlos, CA ('11)3:24:09
    Caitlin Smith, 28, Oakland, CA ('10)4:00:48
    Marathon Evan Gawlik, 25, Stanford, CA ('13)3:28:18
    Linden Bader, 29, San Francisco, CA ('11)3:36:00
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