Sports Travel

Oceanside is home to world renowned sporting events including IRONMAN 70.3 Oceanside, Race Across America (RAAM), and Supergirl Surf Pro.

The active and adventurous lifestyle is in our blood! The city offers a multitude of event venues to host tournaments, festivals, races and triathlons for all levels. The SoCal Sports Complex and a future aquatic center at El Corazon are a draw for collegiate and scholastic events for travelling teams and their families. Oceanside’s beaches, harbor, parks and trails beckon outdoor adventure enthusiasts to enjoy cycling, surfing, pickleball, golf, birding, and fishing. 

When the average year-round temperature in Oceanside is 70 degrees, locals and visitors alike will agree that the best place to be is outside, soaking up the sun. Our fabulous weather, family-friendly environment and central Southern California location, make Oceanside the ideal destination for your next sporting event.

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Sporting Events

Fun Runs, Rides and Swims

Premium Endurance Events

Signature Surfing Contests

Other Sporting Events

Calling All Surfing and Soccer Fans

Surf Contests

Surfing Waves Oceanside, CA

Part of Oceanside’s appeal is its connection to our authentic roots and our surfing heritage, while also being on the forefront of surfing’s future. At any given day at North Harbor Beach, you just might see a familiar face out on the breaks, or maybe a face that will soon breakout into the pros. Chances are, no matter when you’re traveling to Oceanside, a surf contest will be underway.

Soccer Tournaments

SoCal Sports Complex Oceanside

The SoCal Sports Complex in Oceanside is a 97+ acre outdoor recreational facility that currently includes 20 multi-use athletic fields that schedules regional and national soccer tournaments.  For more information on the complex, including directions, and how to book the fields, please visit our SoCal Sports Complex Page.

Race and Athlete Resources
Sports Blog
Over the next several days you will begin to see vehicles covered in stickers and decals, some even with speakers attached to the roof of the vehicles. You may ask yourself what is going on?, but have no fear! These are the RAAM vans! They are the support vehicles for the participants of Race Across America (RAAM) and Race Across the West (RAW) and will be traveling with the riders as they make their way from Oceanside, CA to their final destinations of either Annapolis, MD or Durango, CO
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Looking for fun ways to celebrate the return of Summer? Oceanside’s got you covered with these great beach-y events, ranging from surf festivals to cultural celebrations to the Dinghy Parade and more! The event calendar is full of hot activities that will have you begging to spend another day in Oceanside!
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There is just sooo much to do!!! Check out this 3-day itinerary perfect for families and groups to have a fun-filled time during your next visit to Oceanside. To create a custom itinerary for your group, contact the Visit Oceanside Group Travel Department.
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