Earn an Exclusive Challenge Medal

Take on one of our race challenges and earn more bling for your miles. The Berkeley Half Marathon offers opportunities to earn an exclusive challenge medal in addition to your race finisher’s medal. Complete our year over year challenge to become a Loyal Runner or run a partner challenge, tackling multiple races consecutively. Don’t miss your chance to build out your medal collection and take on a race challenge this year! Or Run Virtually too.

 

Loyal Runners Challenge

You will qualify if you have run the Berkeley Half Marathon (any distance) at least 2 times consecutively. BHM Loyal runners will receive a Loyal Runner Shirt in addition to the BHM participants shirt, plus a Loyal Runner pin with the number of years you have been a loyal runner.

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SF/Berkeley Challenge

Run any SF Marathon any event and any Berkeley Half Marathon event and earn an extra medal at your second Finish Line. Participate in any distance event at the San Francisco Marathon and any distance event at the Berkeley Half Marathon consecutively and receive a special SF/Berkeley Challenge Medal commemorating your achievement.

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Bay to Bay 10kNEW! BAY TO BAY 10K CHALLENGE 

We have a new challenge and it’s called the Bay to Bay 10K Challenge!  Participate in our San Francisco Marathon 10K on September 19th, 2021, then run the Berkeley Half Marathon 10K on February 27th.  That’s all you have to do to qualify!  As a bonus, you will receive a  free in-training shirt, ready in time for you to start training for Berkeley (Early December 2021). Also, when you cross the finish line in Berkeley you will earn a coveted challenge pin!  Start this new challenge and earn a new pin every year!