Santa Runs Tacoma

Santa Runs Tacoma
Date Dec 7, 2024
Distance 5k, 10k, Half-marathon
Course Type Road

Race Information

Get ready for the most RUNderful time of the year! This race features a new FAST and exciting race course planned for you! The course will feature a point-to-point 10K and Half Marathon, running from Downtown Tacoma and finishing at Pt. Defiance’s Owen Beach. This scenic and FAST course will be USATF Certified. The 5K will start and finish at Owen Beach. All races are chip-timed and all participants will receive a festive finisher’s medal, free race photo downloads, and a race shirt.


Related Events

Did you know that this race is part of a series of runs? If you like this race you may want to run one of the following Tacoma City Marathon Association events.

Run Pick of the Month - Galloping Gertie

Showcasing the best views of the Pacific Northwest, take part in a half marathon, 10K, or 5K on August 3, 2024.

Each race crosses the iconic Tacoma Narrows Bridge, known as Galloping Gertie, offering stunning views of the Puget Sound, Mount Rainier, the Olympic Mountains, and the surrounding cities of Tacoma and Gig Harbor.

Take part in one of the few races that go from one end of the bridge to the other. Plus, receive a custom finisher medal, free downloadable race photos, and a cool tech tee!

The best part? All proceeds support local charities!

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