2016 Craft Classic San Diego:

There is a new race coming to San Diego and it looks awesome. It is called the Craft Classic and is being put on by RoadRunner sports.

The race will be on a Sunday morning and is a 1/2 marathon (13.1 miles)  and a 5K (3.1 miles). Both distances start and finish at the Green Flash Brewery.

Race Details

Distance: 1/2 Marathon (13.1miles) & 5K (3.1miles)

Race Location: Green Flash Brewery

Date: Sunday, July 17, 2016

Start Time: 6:30 am

Registration:Craft Classic Sign-Up

Main Website: http://www.craftclassic.com/san-diego/

Packet Pickup: Road Runner Sports San Diego on Friday, July 15 and Saturday, July 16.

What you get:

  • Race Entry
  • Commemorative Pint Glass
  • Race Shirt
  • Finisher Medal (think this is also a bottle opener)
  • Free Beer! (if u r 21 and up)

Registration Fees

Half Marathon:

  • Starting October 1st: $75
  • January 1 – February 29: $85
  • March 1 – April 30: $90
  • May 1 – June 30: $95
  • July 1 – Event Day: $105

5K Run/Walk:

  • Starting October 1st: $30
  • January 1 – February 29: $35
  • March 1 – April 30: $40
  • May 1 – June 30: $45
  • July 1 – Event Day: $55



Craft Classic Coupons 

Coupons always make a race better.  To be fare the tierred pricing most running events use are already a form of a coupon. The race offers you a lower entry fee for signing up sooner. So if you know you are going to participate then it is best to sign up right away (and then do not mention to your significant other you have signed up until the event gets closer.)


2016 San Diego Coupon Codes

INTOWNRUNNER will get you $10 off the Half Maraton and $5 off the 5K.  This is my coupon so i would really appreciate if you use it when signing up.

ACUPOFKELLEN should get you $10 off the half and $5 off the 5K. Not sure if this will work of all races or just the San Diego event.

FUNNERRUNNER will save you $10 on the San Diego or Pheonix Race 1/2 Marathon or $5 off of those 5Ks 2016 Craft Classic 5K!

If you know any codes contact me and I will get them added to the page


Race Day


1/2 Marathon (13.1 Miles)

Course Preview


Download the Course Map:

Half Marathon

sandiego half marathon map

5K (3.1 Miles)

5k map sd

Start Times

Both the half and the 5k will both start at 6:30 am.

Post Race

After you finish the race the top three overall male and female finishers will receive awards, as well as the top three finishers in each age group. Runners 21+ will get a free craft beer or 4 free tastings.

 Participant Awards

craft classic swag bag 563x473

Prizes & Awards

Want to win your weight in beer? In the half marathon first place male and female finishers will win their own weight in beer.

Prizes are also awarded to the top three overall male and female finishers, as well as the top three finishers in each age group! 


Other Great Craft Classic sites and blog posts

In Closing

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