Our top tier series of races – events in wonderful locations around the world, from Patagonia to Australia, with layover in the Canary Islands. Renowned global races like Transgrancanaria, Ultra Pirineu or Patagonia Run, growing events like Golden Gate Trail Classic or Brisbane Trail Ultra, and much more. The biggest prize purse in the sport for Elite runners, guaranteed first class events for every runner.
Experience the magic of the Golden Gate Bridge. Surrounded by the iconic city of San Francisco, you’ll travel across the Golden Gate Bridge at sunrise and venture into the fabled Marin Headlands, where spellbinding panoramas of the mountains and sea await.
Spartan Trail has teamed up with race host local Marin trail runner Dean Karnazes to forge an all-new adventure for the trail and ultra running communities: the Golden Gate Trail Classic.
Golden Gate Trail Classic is a Spartan Trail World Championship Event.
Event’s frequently asked questions and important information.
Monday, November 14
TBD – Virtual Pre-Race Briefing
Friday, November 17
11 AM – 7 PM – Race Packet Pickup @ TBD
Saturday, November 18
4:45 AM – 100k & 50k Start @ Crissy Field (1199 E Beach, San Francisco CA 94129)
Sunday, November 19
9:00 AM – Half Marathon Start @ Rodeo Beach Parking Lot (Fort Cronkhite, 11050 Mitchell Rd, Mill Valley, CA 94941)
11:00 AM – 10k Start @ Gerbode Valley Trailhead (Bunker Rd, Sausalito, CA 94965)
Registrations for the 2023 Golden Gate Trail Classic are NOW OPEN!
Shuttles from Crissy Field to the start lines of both the Half Marathon and the 10k will be available. Detailed information about shuttles will be defined in the upcoming versions of the race guides and on this FAQ section.
Check out the stunning video from last year’s edition.