Buzz Marathon #18 @ Camp Roberts Army Reserve National Guard Reservation, San Miguel, CA, United States on 18 February 2018

Race Info & Description

Race Information:

  • Event Name: Buzz Marathon #18
  • Distance (Miles): 26.2/13.1/6.2/3.1/1
  • Date: 18 February 2018
  • Start Time: 08:00 am
  • Venue: Camp Roberts Army Reserve National Guard Reservation
  • Best Time (Men): Gary Gellen 2:42:36
  • Best Time (Women): Tiffany Gummow 3:27:45
  • Organised By: Eileen Rogers, Retired AD & Educator at Lillian Larsen School
  • Race Website: Click Here.

Race Facilities

  • Has Toilets? Yes
  • Has Changing Facilities? Yes
  • Has Water Stations? Yes - Multiple Water Stations
  • Has Prizes / Awards? Yes - Has Awards or Prizes

Race Description

Sunday, FEBRUARY 18, 2018  We will see the 18th anniversary of this great meditative run through the hills and meadows of historic Camp Roberts Army National Guard Reservation in north San Luis Obispo County along the fertile Salinas River Valley. Paved road surface with firm shoulders available for a near trail run experience. Marathon and half marathon to begin at 8:00 AM, 6:30 for walkers; 8:30 for 10k and 5k; 8:45 for Children under age 11 Mile. Course closes at 3:00 pm. Chapel Service available at 7:00 near start line presented by long time Buzz runner Ben Walker. Child care available if we know ahead to secure volunteers. Museum and Annex open for browsing as well as some vehicle displays for climbing & photo ops.


Vehicle support available along course route and at most aide stations supported by the Camp Roberts Fire Department with back up by the San Miguel Volunteer Fire Department.

Starting at 620′ above sea level the course goes out and back rising to 977′.  It is quiet and serene with wildlife spectators, spectacular views, training and research sites; aid stations and porta potties every 2 miles.
(mile 2 use the one at start/finish), 4.2, 6, 8.2 (half marathon turn around), 10, 12, 14, and 14.9 (full marathon turn around) manned by parents, students, and alumni.
Funds raised support Lillian Larsen School Athletics. Thank you for joining us at this event!


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