ARCHIVED RACE: Bakersfield Marathon & Half Marathon @ California State University, Bakersfield, California, United States on 12 November 2017

Race Info & Description

Race Information:

  • Event Name: Bakersfield Marathon & Half Marathon
  • Distance (Miles): 26.2
  • Date: 12 November 2017
  • Start Time: 07:00 am
  • Venue: California State University, Bakersfield
  • Best Time (Men): 2:43:44
  • Best Time (Women): 3:00:41
  • Organised By: Active Bakersfield Alliance
  • Race Website: Click Here.

Race Facilities

  • Has Toilets? Yes
  • Has Changing Facilities? No
  • Has Water Stations? Yes - Multiple Water Stations
  • Has Prizes / Awards? Yes - Has Awards or Prizes

Race Description


The 2nd Annual Bakersfield Marathon is a USATF-certified full marathon, half marathon, 2-person half marathon relay, and 5K taking place on November 12th, 2017.

This annual, world-class event features the starting line and finish line celebration on the California State University, Bakersfield campus. Participants will run through dozens of iconic neighborhoods including the Stockdale Financial District, Oleander, Downtown Bakersfield, Westchester, Kern County Museum, Bakersfield College and finally along the Panorama Bluffs before returning to the finish line on the scenic Kern River Parkway.

In addition to giving local runners an opportunity to run a Boston-qualifying marathon in their own backyard, we are excited to welcome runners from across the U.S. and around the world.

Packet pickup is on Saturday, Novemeber 11th where you may take part in our Health and Fitness Expo! Saturday at the Expo is the last day to register for any of the events.

Please note: there will be no raceday registration. Final registration will occur at packet pickup on Saturday, November 11, 2017 between 9AM and 4PM.

Gender Specific Short Sleeve Technical Shirt
Custom Finisher’s Medallion for Each Race: Marathon, Half & Half Relay, and 5K
Race Joy Participant Tracking
Text Results
Personalized Bib
Pace Teams
17 Water/Aid Stations
USATF Boston Qualifer
Expo at Buck Owens’ Crystal Palace
Celebration Beer Garden & Food Trucks
Walker Friendly Course


Leave a Reply

You can use these HTML tags

<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>