The 9th Annual Santa to the Sea Half Marathon and 5K is Sunday, December 11, 2016. The half marathon begins at the giant Santa located at 2801 Ventura Blvd., Oxnard and ends at Marine Emporium Landing in the Channel Islands Harbor. The race starts at 8 a.m. In addition to the popular half marathon and 5K, there is a 2-person relay and a kids 1K run.
The half-marathon’s fast and flat course goes through the strawberry fields in Oxnard and a new business park before heading to downtown
Oxnard and the Historic District. The 5K and kids 1K starts and finishes at the Marine Emporium Landing.
Since 2009, the Santa to the Sea series of races has been awarding scholarships to deserving locals. Partially funded by grants from the Gene Haas Foundation and the Oxnard College Foundation, well over $100,000 in scholarship money has been awarded to hundreds of Oxnard College students.
A portion of registration fees funds the Santa to the Sea Scholarship Fund.
For more information or to register visit www.santatothesea.com.