Fast Race Through Santa Clarita

Sugar Daddy Half Marathon

Kicking Off Fathers Day Weekend

Bring The Kids For The Kids Fun Run

Welcome To The Sugar Daddy Race!

Celebrate Father's Day by kicking off the weekend with an awesome race taking you on a scenic tour through the beautiful Santa Clarita Valley.

Get your PR on our fast, almost flat course, created to bring runners together and give you a great race experience as you finish across the historic Iron Horse bridge into the finish line to earn our epic Sugar Daddy bling, plus get an ice cream treat to help cool you down at the finish line!

2017 Finisher

Fast Course

Runners get to enjoy the best of Santa Clarita's awesome paths and paseos taking runners on a spectacular tour around the Santa Clarita Valley on a very fast course. 

Iron Horse Bridge

Historic Bridge

All runners get to make the final push into finish line to run across the historic 120-year old Iron Horse bridge, making for a landmark race finish.

Kids Fun Run

Family Fun

The Sugar Daddy Race is for everyone, runners, walkers, hikers, there is even a Kids Fun Run for the little ones to get active and healthy to experience a race.

2021 Bling & Ice Cream

Sweet Finish

In addition to earning an awesome medal, Sugar Daddy finishers will get a special ice cream treat to help cool them off after finishing the race.

2017 Half Marathon
Half Start
2017 Finisher
Finishers

RUN THE SUGAR DADDY RACE!

Bring out your inner superhero on Father's Day Weekend and run the Sugar Daddy Race June 18, 2022.

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Race Details

Race Day

The race will be on Father's Day weekend, Saturday,  June 18, 2022 and start shortly after sunrise.

Check-In

Early check-in is on Friday from 4:00-7:00 PM, then race day check-in on Saturday starting at 5:00 AM.

Start Line

The race start and finish line is located at the Iron Horse Trailhead located off 25311 Magic Mountain Pkwy, Santa Clarita, CA 91355.

START TIMES

To help beat the summer heat the race will start extra early around sunrise.

6:15 AM

Kids Fun Run

6:30 AM

HALF MARATHON

6:45 AM

10K

7:00 AM

5K

SWAG PREVIEW

The awesome 2022 swag will not be revealed until we get closer to the race date. However, you can preview the 2021 race swag below. Plus returning Legacy Club runners receive a special legacy item. Register now to secure your spot for race day!

Race Distances

The Sugar Daddy race offers distances for all types of runners, whether you're new to running, casual runner, a walker, or a seasoned runner looking for a great Father's Day race.
Choose to run a Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, or Kids Run Fun.

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Video: Course Preview

FAST COURSE

The Sugar Daddy race features 4 unique courses on the awesome paseo pathways, set against the iconic Six Flags Magic Mountain theme park, 100-year old Iron Horse Bridge, and Santa Clara River, taking runners to experience some of the most beautiful parts of the Santa Clarita Valley on our flat and fast course!

WHAT RUNNERS ARE SAYING...

3031 - Sarah Presley

Sarah Presley

This was my 3rd year running the Sugar Daddy Half Marathon and 3rd year loving it. The race has great energy from start to finish. The enthusiasm of the volunteers brings a lot to the aid stations. The medals are always awesome. And hey...who doesn't love ice cream?

Avg. Rating | Distance Half Marathon | BIB 3031
5121 - Erika Ehlert

Erika Ehlert

I look so forward to this race every year! You guys go above and beyond all race expectations!

Avg. Rating | Distance 5K | BIB 5121
3156 - James Mitchell

James Mitchell

This is one of my favorite parts of Father's Day weekend! Running a great course, and a fantastic race crew, makes a wonderful race experience!

Avg. Rating | Distance Half Marathon | BIB 3156

Cash Prize Pool

1st place finishers of the Half Marathon, 10K and 5K categories for male and female will also receive a cash prize!

Half Marathon Prize
$
1st Place Finisher Male & Female
10K Prize
$
1st Place Finisher Male & Female
5K Prize
$
1st Place Finisher Male & Female

RACE ENTRY

Register now to get the lowest prices before they go up. See the entry fee schedule on the registration page.

HALF

$90 EARLY-BIRD

10K

$65 EARLY-BIRD

5K

$45 EARLY-BIRD

KIDS

$25 EARLY-BIRD
Sugar Daddy Runners
2017 Medal
2017 Finishers
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Sponsors & Partners

We are currently seeking event partners and sponsors for the race. Learn more about how to grow your business as a race sponsor today.

Thank you to our 2021 sponsors and partners for their awesome support to create a great race experience. Please take a moment to visit each one below.

Plan Your Sugar Daddy Race Weekend!

Bring out your inner superhero on Saturday, June 18th, 2022 in Santa Clarita, California!