San Francisco Marathon


September 19, 2021 - virtual option available

Start Time : 5:30 a.m.
Number of Places : 27,500

The San Francisco Marathon is a popular summer marathon showing off the city's natural beauty and big city charm. There is also the choice of two half marathons and a 5K race.

San Francisco Marathon Route
Runners follow a loop course through the city streets, starting and finishing on the Embarcadero near the Ferry Building. Along the way, participants will pass many iconic San Francisco sites. These include Fisherman's Wharf, the Marina, Golden Gate Bridge, Presidio and Golden Gate Park. The last section leads down the famous Haight Street as runners pass through the Mission, Potrero and Mission Bay Districts, behind AT&T Park and under the Bay Bridge before reaching the finish line

San Francisco Entry
* In-person Entry Fee : $225
* Virtual Entry Fee : $89
* Registration Deadline : When the race is full.

Contact Details
Contact : Race Director
Address : The San Francisco Marathon, PO Box 77148, San Francisco, CA 94107
Tel. : 888 958 6668
Fax. : 415 276 4179
Email :
Website :

Further Information
* Cut-off Time : Runners will be expected to finish within 6 hours.
* Charities : The San Francisco Marathon typically raises funds to support various local, national and international charities. Charities include the Teen Cancer America and Project Athena Foundation.
* Boston Qualifier : Yes

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