Marathon and Half Marathon participants will start heading West for 2.44 miles then turn around and head back towards Stahlman Pack Pavilion. Participants will run past the Start/Finish Line towards San Luis Pass. Half Marathoners will turn around at Mile 9 and Marathoners after Mile 15 to head back to the finish line.
5K & Kids K participants will start heading East toward San Luis Pass then turn around and head back to the finish line.
Course is accurately measured by GPS. During times of high or changing time there is a possibility of a little zig-zagging. The great news is you can't get lost - the ocean will either be on your right or your left!
Be aware of your surroundings. Tide may cause ripples, irregularities and debris on beach. Beach is open to the public and there may be vehicular traffic on beach. Generally, there is plenty of room for both runners and vehicles and traffic is light at the time of the race.
Surfside Beach, Texas is located south of Houston in Brazoria County. Voted Best Gulf Coast Town Surfside is known for miles and miles of beautiful beach and small town feel.