7:00am on Saturday May 11, 2013
Sagunto St. (Santa Ynez)
Copenhagen Dr. (Solvang)
13.1 miles (point-to-point)
Wine & Music Festival:
9:30am to Noon
This race sells out early and has a limited field designed to offer our participants and their guests the finest destination road racing experience possible. Ancillary events and other activities are planned for our guests before and after the race, and we encourage spending time in the area to take advantage of all the attractions the region has to offer. Santa Barbara County and its member businesses are excited to extend their finest hospitality to our guests during your stay.
Timing & Results
The race is chip timed to provide accurate and fair results for runners. Runners will receive a chip and gun time in the results. Top 3 overall finishers are based on gun time, all other finisher results use chip time results. The timing chips are disposable and do not need to be returned.
A gear check area is provided at the start and relay transition areas for runners to place their warm-ups and other items in the bag provided by race staff. Write your bib number and name on the bags and they will be transported to the finish area for pickup. Any items left at the event will be donated to charity after 14 days.
May temperatures are typically very moderate and pleasant in the Santa Ynez Valley. Start time temperature can range from a cool of 50°F to low 60’s°F. The high temperature in the afternoon usually ranges from 68°F to 78°F.
There is very little precipitation in May although it is recommended that runners bring adequate clothing to prepare for a range of temperatures and conditions. There is exposure to the sun on this course so please wear sunscreen.
Get the Forecast
Top 3 Overall Male & Female
$500 plus 3L bottle of wine and Riedel decanter trophy
$300 plus 1.5L magnum of wine
$200 plus 1.5L magnum of wine
Rules & Safety
Please line up at the start according to your pace. Elite runners will be positioned at the front with runners lining up behind them by mile pace. Please look for the pace signs posted along the start chute to guide your position. Please do not line up ahead of your pace time! This is chip timed so your time will officially begin when you cross the timing mat at the start line. Top 3 overall are on gun time. Take extra caution as you start the race!
Please obey law enforcement officers and volunteers at all times! They are positioned on course for your safety. In rare cases, law enforcement may require runners to stop to allow traffic to pass. Failure to obey law enforcement and volunteers may result in removal from the course and disqualification.