Sunday, June 9, 2024 • Long Beach, CA
Join us for the LBS Financial Credit Union Long Beach Classic – Half Marathon and 5k, and start your summer off with a bang!
Scenic Views, Destination Race. Dubbed one of the most scenic courses on the West Coast, the Long Beach Classic Half Marathon is an incredible experience that’s more than just a race. Located in the vibrant coastal city of Los Angeles County, California, it’s a destination race for many.
Starting and finishing at Marine Stadium near the Boat Launch Ramp, the Half Marathon takes participants along Alamitos Bay, crossing the world-famous 2nd street, through Belmont Shore, and of course, along the beautiful coastline of Long Beach itself.
To begin, it’s a left onto 3rd Street followed by another left onto Appian Way. After a U-Turn at the Yacht Club, it’s onto Bayshore in pursuit of 54th Place. Onto the Beach Path, runners then continue forth toward the Downtown area before looping back and retracing their footsteps toward the finish line.
The course time limit for the half marathon is 3.5 hours, with rolling setpoints throughout that the participants must reach to avoid being forced out of the race.
After you cross the finish line, don’t head home. Instead, stick around for a celebration and savour delicious tacos and refreshing beverages at the amazing “Wine, Sip, & Savor Festival”.
Race Weather & Climate
Long Beach, California, is a vibrant coastal city in Los Angeles County, situated about 20 miles south of downtown Los Angeles.
On June 9th in Long Beach, CA, you can expect an average high temperature of around 75-80°F and an average low temperature of approximately 60-65°F. This date falls in early summer, characterized by warm and pleasant weather. Rainfall during this time is generally minimal, with averages around 0.1-0.3 inches.
Long Beach Classic Half & 5k Race Results
Long Beach Classic Half & 5k Course Map
See the race route map for the Long Beach Classic Half & 5k course map here.
The half marathon start time is 7:00 AM PDT.
The time limit for the half marathon is 3.5 hours.
To reserve your spot in the 2024 Long Beach Classic Half & 5k, you can use the registration link here.
- There is a $85.00 fee for the half marathon.
- There is a $110.00 fee for the half marathon VIP.
- There is a $30.00 fee for the 5k.
- There is a $55.00 fee for the 5k + Wine, Sip and Savor.
- There is a $29.00 fee for the Wine, Sip and Savor.