Community Info

Thank you for visiting the San Diego Half Marathon Community Information page. The San Diego Half Marathon is scheduled for Sunday, March 8, 2015 and is a community nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization with all net proceeds going towards community service projects and charities in San Diego. We look forward to giving back in the months and years to come.

Real-Time Traffic Updates via Text

For updates on race day: Sunday, March 8, 2015 you can register to receive up-to-the-minute road closure information by texting:  sdhalf to the short-code** provided here a few weeks before race day.

**This code will only be active on race morning and only be used to bring you the latest road closure information.

You Are Invited

On March 6 and 7, 2015, you are invited to join our Sport, Health, & Fitness Expo at the beautiful Broadway Pier. On race day, Sunday, March 8, we invite you to show your San Diego community spirit and cheer on runners as they travel through your neighborhood!  For detailed timing, use our online Spectator Guide.
Parking

Please be advised that parking your vehicle along the route on race day is not allowed in many areas. “No Parking” signs will be posted 72 hours prior to the race, along with the date and time that the “No Parking” will be in effect. Cars in violation of “No Parking” signs  will be subject to towing.

Schedule – Sunday, March 8, 2015

7:14 AM: 5K Start (University Ave.)
7:20 AM: Half Marathon Start (Tony Gwynn Dr.)
7:30 AM – 1:00 PM: Celebrate San Diego Gaslamp Block Party
8:30 AM*: End of 5K
12:00 PM*: End of Half Marathon
*Times are approximate

Race Course Maps

Traffic Information, by Neighborhood:

Road detours will be in effect in the communities of: East Village, the San Diego Port Tenants Association & Harbor Island, Liberty Station, Liberty Station 7, MCRD, Mission Hills, Hillcrest, Park West/Bankers Hill, Uptown & the Gaslamp Quarter.  If you plan to travel on race day, expect traffic delays when runners will be on the roads from approximately 7:14am-11:30am. Please watch for San Diego Police Traffic Control directions.  To mitigate any potential impacts of these road closures, the following downloadable resources are available in advance:

  • All Road Closures
  • Gaslamp Quarter Association Packet – coming soon
  • Hillcrest Business Association Packet – coming soon
  • Mission Hills BID Packet – coming soon
  • East Village Association Packet – coming soon
  • Liberty Station Community Association Packet – coming soon
  • San Diego Unified Port District / San Diego Port Tenants Association Packet – coming soon
  • Banker’s Hill, Park West & Uptown Planners Packet – coming soon

QUESTIONS? If you have any further questions about  community information, please contact us at 619-333-6786 or email: community.relations@sdhalfmarathon.com