10 Destination Races

10 Destination Races

Turn your next race into a vacation. After you cross the finish line, enjoy the scenery at one of these 10 destination events across the country.

St. Paddy's Day 5K 8K in Chicago

Chicago, Illinois - March 18, 2012

With a theme to "Be Seen...Be Green," this event is a great way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. Enjoy the sights and sounds of Chicago, including the famous green Chicago River, a city tradition for more than 40 years. Read More

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Oakland Running Festival

Oakland, California - March 25, 2012

Dubbed the No. 5 place to go in 2012 by The New York Times, Oakland is a great place to earn your fitness and enjoy a post-race celebration. Read More

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Crescent City Classic 10K

New Orleans, Louisiana - April 7, 2012

Set a PR at this fast 10K course, and stick around to enjoy the French Quarter, the history and culture of New Orleans. Read More

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Hollywood Half Marathon

Los Angeles, California - April 7, 2012

Are you ready to run with the stars? Enjoy the glitz and glamour of Hollywood at this inaugural event. Read More

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Salt Lake City Marathon, Half Marathon, 5K, Bike Tour & Kids Marathon 1K

Salt Lake City, Utah - April 21, 2012

Spend your spring break in Salt Lake and combine a spring skiing vacation with 26.2 scenic miles. Read More

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Big Sur International Marathon

Big Sur, California - April 29, 2012

This breathtaking course offers panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and was dubbed by Runner's World's Bart Yasso as the "must do in your lifetime" marathon. Read More

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Vancouver USA Marathon

Vancouver, Washington - June 17, 2012

Just 10 minutes outside of beautiful downtown Portland, the Vancouver USA course offers easy access to one of the top destinations in the Pacific Northwest. As race director, Brian C. Davis, likes to say,"Vancouver USA is a great place to live, work and run." Read More

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Ironman 70.3 National Harbor

Oxon Hill, Maryland - August 5, 2012

This participant and spectator friendly course is on a unique course that starts with a swim in the Potomac River, a single loop rolling-hill bike course through beautiful Maryland a single loop run course along the Henson Creek trail. Enjoy the nation's capital after the race. Read More

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Chicago Triathlon

Chicago, Illinois - August 24-25, 2012

Participate in the 30th anniversary of this popular triathlon event. After the race, enjoy all the Windy City has to offer. Read More

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Select Staffing Santa Barbara International Marathon

Santa Barbara, California - November 10

After a race, recover with a glass of wine straight from Santa Barbara's wine country. Read More

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