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Best Half Marathon in the USA!

   2015 Great Race - 30th Year!
 Updated March 26, 2015

Advanced Online Registration is Closed!
Register for the 10K, 5K, 1M or Pacific Half at the Race Expo!
You can still register on Thu., March 26 from 12 p.m. - 7 p.m. or Fri., March 27 from 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. at the Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center You must pay by cash. We do not accept credit cards or checks for expo or race day registration.

Race status:
As of March 25 12:45 a.m.

  • Pacific Half Marathon has 70 entries available at $130
  • Old Agoura 10K has 55 entries available at $60
  • Deena Kastor 5K has 132 entries available at $50
  • Kids 1 Mile has 30 entries available at $30
  • Family Fun Run has 99 entries available at $30
  • Chesebro Half Marathon is sold out.
Getting Ready for the Great Race
Everything pre-registered runners need to know about the Race Expo/Pick Up on Thu. and Fri., and Race Day can be found here and here

Can someone else pick up my race packet? At our Race Expo/Pick Up, someone else may pick up for you but they MUST bring this authorization form and waivers completely filled out and signed by you (click to download form), a print out of your race confirmation and a photocopy of your government issued photo ID in order to do so and will be solely accountable for your goods.

Sign Up for Runner Tracking!
You can sign up for and receive updates on runners as they cross the start and finish and receive alerts on Facebook, text and email.
More Than $6,000 in Prizes + 396 Age Group Awards!
Our prize list is posted. Thanks to Evolution Audio & Video, Timex, Integra, Anthony Gallo Acoustics and Sony. Big prizes for the top male and female in the 10K!
Pick Up & Last Minute Info!
Avoid race day lines! We highly recommend you pick up your goodie bag, shirt and bib or register in advance at our Race Expo/Packet Pick Up & Last Minute Registration on Thursday, March 26 from 12 noon - 7 p.m. or Friday, March 27 from 12 noon - 6 p.m. at the freeway-close Agoura Hills Calabasas Community Center. Bring your wallet because you'll want to go shopping and take advantage of the great deals at our expo.

Custom stuffed Great Race drawstring goodie bags are limited to the first 5,000 in competitive races who pick up. And custom Great Race drawstring bags are limited to the first 500 in the Fun Run.

Important: Race Day Parking!
There is plenty of parking available, however, it fills up fast and the later you arrive, the farther away you may need to park. ALLOW PLENTY OF TIME to park, walk to registration/pick up, warm up and walk to the start line. Please view the parking information and interactive map to find multiple options for parking in case you encounter full lots. The City of Agoura Hills provides a free race day shuttle from five locations. See the shuttle schedule.
#GreatRaceLA is our Hashtag - Live Coverage @GreatRaceLA
Follow us on Instagram and Twitter @GreatRaceLA and see a live photo stream and live race updates throughout the morning. Take your selfies and your group shots, show us your post-race party dances and your medals and post them all for everyone to see. Use hashtag #GreatRaceLA on your Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts and we'll share the pictures!
Download the Deena Kastor 5K app
Meet Coach Andrew Kastor
Check out the Deena Kastor 5K race app at, custom built by PEAR Sports and Deena Kastor. Meet head coach for the LA Road Runners and Mammoth Track Club Andrew Kastor at the Expo at the PEAR Sports booth on Friday, March 27 from 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

 Experience the Great Race in 2 Minutes!

 6 Races, Beautiful Courses, LA's #1 Post-Race Party
Runner Perks! All finishers will be rewarded with a special, commemorative, finisher medal! A momento you'll earn, cherish and be proud to put on display! Run on a beautful, scenic and serene course, receive a stuffed, resuable drawstring goodie bag, performance shirts to all, live B-tag timing, Free Photos, SoCal's most active, fun finish line and #1 Post-Race Party!

2015 Great Race Date!

The 30th annual Great Race will take place Saturday, March 28, 2015. The Great Race expo will be March 26-27, 2015.

 Equinox Pacific Half Marathon Highlights!

Great Race You Tube Channel
Chumash Park finish

  Best Races! names the Great Race as the Best Half Marathon in the country!

Most Epic Party! says the Great Race has the Most Epic Post-Race Party!

Best Swag!
Competitor Magazine awards the Great Race for the Best Race Swag!

Top 10K!
Runner's World names the Great Race as one of the Six Top 10Ks in the country!

Best Party!
LAS&F readers choose the Great Race for the Best Post-Race Party!

Beautiful Courses!
Great Race participants comment year-after-year about the gorgeous scenery, the serenity and the most Most Beautiful Courses in SoCal!

Best Runners!
The Great Race staff is so honored to produce this race for the Best Runners in the USA!

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