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Waves to Wine Challenge

W2W Logo  Featuring crashing waves and verdant vineyards, Waves to Wine is a three-race challenge from the Big Sur Marathon's family of events.

To participate in the 2017 Waves to Wine Challenge, run both the Salinas Valley Half Marathon on August 5th and the Monterey Bay Half Marathon on November 12th AND complete an April Big Sur Marathon event of 12K or further OR the Run in the Name of Love 5K. No additional fees required!

Runners who complete the three Waves to Wine races in the same calendar year will receive a custom Challenge medallion and be eligible for drawings for some exciting prizes. If you’d like to take part in Waves to Wine, be sure to indicate the events you have entered or will be entering during the registration process. 


 April Big Sur Marathon Event
A Big Sur Marathon event of 12K or further (10.6
Miler, 21-Miler, or 12K) The last Sunday in April
Register beginning July 15
 Salinas Valley Half Marathon
Salinas Valley Half Marathon is held annually on 
the first Saturday in August

Half Marathon on Monterey Bay
The Monterey Bay Half Marathon is held annually
in November

 Run in the Name of Love
 Run in the Name of Love 5K is held annually on 
 Father's Day in June