Get a bright and early start on your 2015 New Year’s resolutions at the Santa Barbara New Year’s Resolution Day Run. Offering both 5K (3.1-mile) and 10K (6.2-mile) distances and catering to all categories of runners, from first-time racers to seasoned speedsters, this road race provides California coast scenery and a solid start to a healthful year.
The race starts at Leadbetter Beach — less than one mile from Hotel Milo Santa Barbara — at 9:30 a.m. The flat and fast course takes runners along the coast on the Cabrillo Bike Path, providing an ocean breeze and views to match. Registration is still open, with early registration discounts continuing through December 30. Last year’s field included 259 runners in the 5K and 118 participants in the 10K, giving the race a charming and personable feel.
Santa Barbara New Year’s Resolution Day Run 2015
801 Shoreline Drive
Santa Barbara, CA 93109
9:30 a.m., January 1, 2015