New Team Behind San Diego's "Hoppiest" Half Marathon & 5K!

January 14, 2019



San Diego Craft Classic Half Marathon & 5K is now part of the San Diego Running Co. event portfolio!


San Diego, CA – January 9, 2019 - San Diego Running Co., San Diego’s premier race management company, is thrilled to announce the newest addition to their event portfolio: San Diego Craft Classic Half Marathon and 5K. The event will be entering its 4th year and will take place on July 14, 2019 at Green Flash Brewery in Mira Mesa.


The event was founded in 2016 by Road Runner Sports and had been owned and managed by their team as part of a national running series held in 5 cities. As part of the ownership transition, Road Runner Sports will continue to be a major sponsor of the San Diego event, working closely with San Diego Running Co. to see the run maintain its success for years to come. With nearly 3,000 participants each year in San Diego, it’s become one of the most popular half marathons in the city.


Eric Marenburg, Chief Running Officer and Co-Founder of San Diego Running Co., said “After supporting this event operationally for the last three years, we are so excited at the opportunity to take over the reins of one of San Diego’s top half marath