An off-road running race held in the northwestern foothills of Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, near Oceanside offering multiple distance choices with a challenging hill climb and scenic views of surrounding mountains and meadows.
All Marines and Civilians Ages 4 and Up are welcome. The race includes Half marathon, 10K, 5K and 1K kids run options. Click here for registration and event information.
6am: T-shirt and bib pickup opens. Day-of registration opens (if available). If registering on race day, please arrive early. Credit cards only.
8am: National Anthem
8:05am: Kids 1K Run Starts
8:30am: 1st Wave Half-Marathon Military Starts
8:40am: 2nd Wave Half-Marathon Civilian Starts
8:50am: 3rd Wave 10K Starts
9:00am: 4th Wave 5K Starts
Traveling to Camp Pendleton?
If you’re planning a running vacation or racecation and traveling from out of town to participate in this event, consider staying in Oceanside. Oceanside gives you the quickest and easiest access to Camp Pendleton without the hassle of freeway traffic. If you’re traveling with your biking or fitness group, let Visit Oceanside assist you in finding the perfect location for your group to stay together or find a venue for a group celebration after the event. Contact our Group Travel Department for more information.
The race is part of the Camp Pendleton Hard Corps Race Series. These endurance events include cycling, running, paddleboarding, swimming, and challenging obstacle courses as well as fun for the whole family. See how your active lifestyle compares to our military forces. www.mccscp.com/hcrs