14.25 Mile Point to Point Endurance Run (10 Miles Trail / 4.25 Miles Urban)


Saturday July 15, 2017


Cold Springs Trail to SB Jr. High School Athletics's Field




The Santa Barbara Endurance Run™ Heavy Half Marathon offers athletes of all calibers an exceptionally rewarding and challenging endurance experience. Following the mandatory pre-race briefing at SB Jr. High School, SBER™ Heavy Half Marathon athletes will be shuttled to the Start Line at San Ysidro Trail. The 14.25-mile route utilizes many of Santa Barbara’s enduring trails like San Ysidro, McMenamy, Cold Springs, and Rattle Snake. Loaded with challenging climbs and epic meandering descents, the route offers dramatic views of Montecito, Santa Barbara, Channel Islands and Dick Smith Wilderness. The final 3.5 miles’ portion of the run cuts through Mission Canyon, continues past the historic Mission Santa Barbara and the Rose Garden with a final sprint through the lower Riviera to SB Jr. High School Athletics's Field.


Entry Fee Includes: Entry for one athlete, shuttle ride to start, chip timing, online results, SBER™ athlete bib, pre-run fueling station, 3 well provisioned & staffed aid stations, post run snacks and beverages, SBER™ Marathons finisher award

Charity Fund Recipient

Foundation for Santa Barbara High School

Founded in 2008, the Foundation for Santa Barbara High School is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that is committed to providing resources the school needs to offer an outstanding educational experience to all students


    • SBER™ Heavy Half Marathon minimum age requirement is 16 years of age. Exceptions will be considered. Minors must be accompanied by a legal guardian entered in the same division
    • Endorsed the Athlete Waiver & Indemnification Agreement
    • Completed $20.00 (minimum) charity contribution to the Santa Barbara High School Foundation
    • Conditioned to run 14.25 miles of challenging mountain trails and roads


        • Photo ID at check-in (driver’s license, passport etc.) is required at time of athlete check-in.
        • Each athlete is required to maintain on their possession a minimum of two 18 fl. oz. hand helds or an equivalent proportion fluid bladder.



Saturday, July 15, 2017

SBER™ Athlete Village

Santa Barbara Jr. High School Athletic Center

Friday July 14, 2017 
  • 4pm – 9pm Athlete Check-In (SB Jr. High School)
  • 4pm – 9pm 100k Drop Bag collection (SB Jr. High School)

Saturday July 15, 2017   

  •  4:00am – 5:30am Early Check-in (SB Jr. High School)
  •  4:00am – 5:30am 100k Drop Bag collection (SB Jr. High School)
  • 5:45am Shuttle Bus to Westmont College (SB Jr. High School)
  • 6:15am SBER Pre-Run Meeting (Montecito)
  • 7:00am SBER Start (Montecito) (100k,Marathon, & Heavy Half Marathon)
  • 1:30pm Marathon & Heavy Half  Awards / 1st – 3rd Male & 1st – 3rd Female
  • 9:00pm 100k Awards / 1st – 3rd Male & 1st – 3rd Female

Sunday July 16, 2017

Santa Barbara Jr. High School
  • 7:00am Santa Barbara 100® Cut-Off



MAP and PROFILE (will be update May 5th, 2017)

View SBER™ Heavy Half Marathon Map View SBER™ Heavy Half Marathon Profile


There are 3 well-stocked and staffed aid stations provisioned with, cots, chairs, canopies, porta potties and HAM communications; and one easily accessible location for athlete’s crew support

Aid Station menu:

        • Cold fluids i.e. Water, Electrolyte Fluid, Coca Cola and Ginger Ale
        • Ice
        • Snacks & Fruits
        • Porta Pottie
        • HAM Communications



Robert Gilcrest

        SBER™ Founder & Director Cell: (805) 896-6917

Mailing Address:

      Race Corps Foundation PO Box 4445 Santa Barbara, CA