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America’s Finest City Half Marathon takes off on Sunday

Runners make their way through Balboa Park near the end of the America’s Finest City Half Marathon in 2015. (K.C. Alfred/The San Diego Union-Tribune)

Rounding out the applauded Triple Crown Series (a trio of half-marathons including the Carlsbad Half Marathon and the La Jolla Half Marathon), running enthusiasts will take on America’s Finest City Half Marathon and break a sweat through Point Loma, down San Diego Bay, Harbor Island, through downtown and finish at Balboa Park.

A 5K option welcomes all levels to participate in a shorter loop route starting and finishing in Balboa Park. Medals will be awarded to all participants upon crossing the finish line.


6:15 a.m. 5K; 6:30 a.m. half marathon. Sunday. Balboa Park for 5K start; Cabrillo National Monument for half marathon start. $50 5K; $130 half marathon.

Source: DiscoverSD

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