Sunday, December 8, 2024 • Loma Linda, CA
Entering its 35th year in operation, the Loma Linda Holiday Classic, otherwise known as the Lopers Club Holiday Classic, is a race day consisting of a Half Marathon and 5k event.
Scenic Views. This local holiday tradition among runners and walkers alike provides incredible mountainous views throughout the winding roads of Loma Linda, all under the nostalgic holiday air of California.
In December in Loma Linda, CA, you can anticipate an average high temperature of around 70°F and an average low temperature of approximately 50°F. This date falls in late autumn, with mild and pleasant weather.
Starting and finishing next to the Loma Linda Civic Center near Barton Road and Loma Linda Drive, runners run throughout the winding streets of Linda Loma in an out-and-back fashion.
Four water stations are posted along the course, making for eight total opportunities to fuel up and rehydrate.
The half-marathon course has a time cut-off of four (4) hours, allowing for walkers to comfortably finish the race in time. All registrants will receive a beautiful tech-fit long-sleeve race shirt and all finishers will be awarded a finisher’s medal.
As for the post-race festivities, complimentary breakfast is on the host!
Race Weather & Climate
Loma Linda, California, is a city in San Bernardino County, situated approximately 60 miles east of Los Angeles. Known for its health-conscious lifestyle and home to Loma Linda University, the city offers residents access to medical institutions and a peaceful, suburban atmosphere. Its location in San Bernardino County places it within convenient commuting distance of Los Angeles, making it an appealing choice for those seeking both a relaxed lifestyle and proximity to urban amenities.
On December 3rd in Loma Linda, CA, you can anticipate an average high temperature of around 70°F and an average low temperature of approximately 50°F. This date falls in late autumn, with mild and pleasant weather. Rainfall during this time is typically minimal, with averages around 0.1-0.3 inches.
Loma Linda Holiday Classic Half Marathon Race Results
- 2023 Results
- 2022 Loma Linda Holiday Classic Half Marathon Race Results
- 2021 Loma Linda Holiday Classic Half Marathon Race Results
Loma Linda Holiday Classic Half Marathon Course Map
See the race route map for the Loma Linda Holiday Classic Half Marathon course map here.
The half marathon start time is 7:00 AM PST.
The course closes at 11:00 AM PST.
To reserve your spot in the 2024 Loma Linda Holiday Classic Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.
- There is a $85.00 fee for the half marathon.
- There is a $45.00 fee for the 5k.
- There is a $10.00 fee for the Elves’ Trot.