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By the Bay 3K


Congratulations to all By the Bay 3K participants! Click HERE for results.


$5.00 for children and youth ages 4 through 17
$20.00 for adults ages 18 and over


8:00 a.m. 


Saturday, November 12, 2016 

START/FINISH LOCATIONS: The 3K starts and finishes at Lovers Point Park in Pacific Grove 


Must be four years of age or older and in good health to participate.  This is a non-competitive fun run. 


The 3K is a timed event, with timing provided by SVE Timing.  The event remains non-competitive, however, with no overall or divisional winners.


Online registration is provided by Active.com. Click HERE to register online for the 3K through Wednesday, November 9th. There will also be in-person registration at the Expo on Friday, November 11 from noon to 6 PM and race morning at Lovers Point Park in Pacific Grove beginning at 6:30 AM.


Bib numbers and participant shirts may be picked up on the Friday prior to the event. Due to renovations to the Monterey Conference Center, the Expo will be held in the De Anza Rooms at the Portola Hotel & Spa. Hours are from noon to 6:00 p.m.  There is also race morning pick-up at the event start beginning at 6:30 AM at Lovers Point Park.

RACE DAY PARKING  Parking is available in city lots or on neighborhood streets. Be sure to note any parking enforcement signs and hours. For a parking map, click HERE.


Note: Highway 68 (the Holman Highway) is scheduled to be closed at Highway 1 all race weekend due to construction. Please allow extra time and follow all detour signs carefully in this area.

COURSE & MAP: The course is an out and back one beginning and ending at Lovers Point. The 3K turnaround is at Coral Street.  Runners go west in the inland lane and after turning around, return to the finish in the ocean-side lane.  To view a map of the 3K course, click HERE.                      


All participants receive a unique aquatic-themed t-shirt and a finisher's medallion.  There will be pre- and post-race activities for the kids at Lovers Point Park.