The Beach Cities Challenge is a race series that includes three Southern California marathons and half marathons – the Surf City Marathon in Huntington Beach, the Hoag Orange County Marathon, and the Long Beach Marathon. Runners who complete any combination of half or full marathons in all three events consecutively will receive a special Beach Cities Challenge Medal.


Runners can sign up to run the race virtually by creating a new registration at the link below and have the 2023 swag shipped directly to your door. Swag will not be able to be shipped until after the May events.

Choose the OC 5K, Half Marathon, Full Marathon or the Combo Crush!

california time to travel

The California Time To Travel Challenge (CTTTC) is a race series that includes runnng any distance at the San Francisco Marathon (except The Lollipop 1K), and any distance at the Hoag OC Marathon (except Kid’s Run The OC). It’s time to travel the great state of California!