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Runner Info

The following is important information for participants in the Marathon, Half-Marathon and 10K:
  • All race events are on Sunday, October 19, 2014
  • All race events start and finish at the following:
    Asti Winery / Cellar No. 8     View Map
    26150 Asti Road
    Cloverdale, California
  • Marathon and Half-Marathon start time: 7:30 a.m.
  • 10K start time: 9:00 a.m.

Aid Stations

Aid stations will be placed approximately every two miles. Every aid station will have water, an electrolyte replacement drink, and ice. Select aid stations will also offer bananas, oranges, and energy gels. Portable toilets will be located approximately every four miles.

Cut-Off Times

To compete in the marathon, you must be able to complete the race in 6 hours. To compete in the half-marathon, you must be able to complete the race in 5 hours.


October in Cloverdale is the time for layered clothing. Temperatures in the early morning can be chilly, in the low 40’s, and there may be fog and cool breezes. By mid-morning, the sun has usually come out and the day can be quite warm and sunny. By early evening, it has started to cool down again. Average temps for October in Cloverdale: High 78, Low 49.

Early Packet Pick-Up

Save time on race morning by picking up your packet between noon and 6:00 p.m. the day before the race at Ruth McGowan’s Brewpub in downtown Cloverdale. Sample some fine Cloverdale ales and have a great lunch or dinner at this local landmark.
Ruth McGowan’s Brewpub     View Map
131 East First Street
Cloverdale, California

Race Day Packet Pick-Up and Registration

Asti Winery will open at 6 am on Race Day for packet pick-up and on-site registration. Race Day registration may be possible if space is available, but please visit our website or Facebook page for up-to-the-minute updates on space availability.


Awards will be given to the top three male and top three female finishers in both the marathon and half-marathon, as well as first-place finishers in each of the following age groups. The 10K is a non-competitive event, and no awards will be given.
  • 1-14
  • 15-19
  • 20-24
  • 25-29
  • 30-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60-65
  • 65-69
  • 70-74
  • 75-99
Getting to Cloverdale

Driving: Asti Winery 8 ( Map ) is located just off Highway 101 in beautiful Sonoma County. Traveling either northbound or southbound on Highway 101, take Asti exit 517. Turn east at the end of the off ramp and follow the signs to the race. Parking is free!

By Air: Charles M. Schulz/Sonoma County Airport (STS) is 20 miles south of Cloverdale and offers non-stop service to Los Angeles, San Diego, Portland and Seattle via Alaska Airlines. Rental vehicles are available at STS and in Cloverdale. Cloverdale Municipal Airport, one mile south of the city, is a small, full-service municipal airport for light planes and general aviation.


Your race registration for the full or half-marathon, or the 10K, includes a post-race meal. Guests are welcome to purchase the meal for just $7.50, subject to availability.

Customer Support

If you encounter any difficulty processing your registration online, contact Active.com Customer Support at support@active.com or (877) 228-2881.

If you lose your confirmation receipt, we will email you another. If you would rather register by mail, download a printable registration form.


Cancellations received in writing by August 21 will receive a 75% refund, and by September 21 a 50% refund. No other refunds will be given.

Details and First Aid Info

Headphones are allowed but you must keep them at a volume that does not distract you and allows you to hear directions and commands. Limited basic first aid supplies will be available at designated aid stations along the course. You are responsible for finishing the race. If you are injured or feel you are unable to finish, inform the volunteers at the nearest aid station. Volunteers will be available on a very limited basis to help you return to the finish. We will attempt to accommodate you, but are unable to provide emergency medical services. It is recommended that you carry your cell phone with an ICE phone number in case of emergency. Spectators are welcome to visit with runners at aid stations and along the course, as long as they do not interfere with aid station operation or compromise the safety of runners or volunteers. The vineyard portion of the course is only accessible to runners; no spectators may enter the vineyard.



All proceeds benefit the Cloverdale chapter of Dolly Parton's Imagination Library, bringing the gift of reading to children in the community.

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