How Do I Register?

Are both the Half Marathon and 5k courses measured and marked?

  • YES, Both courses are USATF certified and sanctioned courses. The course will be marked every mile, with a running Santa mile marker

Will there be water and port-o-potties on the course?

  • YES, approximately every 2 miles there will be water stations, port-O-potties.

Can I walk the course, push my kid in a stroller or take my dog?

  • You can walk the course and there is a 4 HOUR TIME LIMIT
  • YES, strollers are allowed but please stay to the back, your time starts when you cross the start mat.
  • YES, if you have a friendly dog ( on a leash ) you two can walk the 5k ONLY.

Where do I park?

  1.  For the Half Marathon and 2 Person Relay, you park at the new “Collection Shopping Center”. Make sure you get on your event bus. – Click here
  2. For the 5k and 1k you park at the Marine Emporium Landing, Channel Islands Harbor – Click Here

How do we get from the parking to the start line?

  • We will be providing shuttles from the parking area to the start and midway point of the Relay.
  1. First shuttle leaves at 5:30 am
  2. Last shuttle leaves at 7:20 am. Please remember to get on your event shuttle.
  3. Get there early and give yourself plenty of time

Is there parking at the finish line?

Can I drop off runners at the start line and half way point of the Relay?

  • Yes, you can drop off runners near the start at the giant Santa along side the 101 at 2801 Ventura Blvd. Oxnard, CA.93036.  Exit Rice Rd.
  • The half way drop off point for the second runner in the relay is at Plaza Park in downtown Oxnard at 5th and B st.

Where and when is Package Pick-up?

  • Package Pick up information to be announced soon

I can’t make it to the Package Pick-ups what should I do?

  1. Until November 20th we will be offering a mail option. We will mail you your chip and bib for a ADDITIONAL $6.00. You can then pick-up your shirt and goodie bag at the finish line after you finish.
  2.  We also offer a VIP package pick-up for a ADDITIONAL $20.00 on race day.

Can I register at Package Pick-Up?

  • Yes

Can I pick up someone else’s packet?

  • Yes, please bring a copy of their drivers license.

Can I transfer my registration to someone else?

  • Yes, go to your events page on www.active.com and pay the fee from Active

Will there be awards?

  • Yes,Cash prizes for the top three finishers and goodies for the age group finishers.
  • Age groups are every 5 years.

Do you have a Costume Contest?

  • Yes, We are offering cash prizes for the Half and relay, the 5k and the kids run.

When will results be posted?

  • We will post results on our website after the race.
  • The timing company will have 2 huge flat screen TV’s with instant results available all morning.
  • You can also sign up for instant results on our mobil site.


Do you have Hotel Shuttles?

  • Yes, shuttles will pick you up at your Hotel and take you to the start line, then after the run they will take you back to your Hotel.

Is this a rain or shine event?

  • Yes, this event is rain or shine and SORRY NO REFUNDS

Can runners do both the relay (first half) then run with their partner for the second half?

  • Yes

I finished the first half of Relay, how do I get to the finish line?

  • We will have shuttles at the half way point to take you to the finish line

I am not running, but want to volunteer, what do I do?

We would love to have you as a volunteer, the more we have the more fun this event is. Last year we had almost 500 volunteers. As a volunteer you will receive a Santa to the Sea volunteer t-shirt and a nice Santa Hat.

How can I reach the Race Director?

Mike Barber  805-797-8401 Mike@SantatotheSea.com

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Sunday December 14, 2014 8 AM 2801 Ventura Blvd. Oxnard CA. 93036