City to the Sea 1/2 Marathon 2014

San Luis Obispo -> Pismo Beach, CA

It was a gorgeous Sunday morning for the 19th Annual City to the Sea 1/2 Marathon! The race benefits Cuesta College Athletics. Many ran in memory of Dusty Davis. #RunDustyRun!! You are greatly missed, Dusty!! Here are some images from the race... hope you enjoy!

*NO cropping and editing over images* Thanks!

© Kaori Photo





Are you ready for your next Challenge? 
As the Race Director of Morro Bay Triathlon, I invite you and your friends to come TRI!

WHEN: Nov 2, 2014
WHERE: Morro Bay, California


Team World Vision in prayer before the race

Spotted a few SLO Road Runners athletes!

Mollee Huisinga paced with those balloons!! 

Racers gather Downtown San Luis Obispo Sunday morning

Meet your half-marathon pacers! 


Athletes patiently waiting to start their 13.1...

Pre race prep

Rock-on... dude.

Style points for this guy


...and they're off!!

K-Man Cycle & Run represent! 

Capes are in.

Happiness abounds!

Joanie doesn't know how to frown, ever. Congrats on your PR! 

Gorgeous course! 


The "Gu-Loop"!!

Big thanks to the girl scouts for helping out! Y'all rock! 

Local athlete, Jonathan Harmes is looking strong! 

Bubbles!! This section of the race made me so happy.

Top 100 finisher mugs! 

Courtney Kostrikin of San Luis Obispo, takes first with a time of 1:23:04! Congratulations!
Jonathan Carley of Arroyo Grande takes the overall win with a 1:12:03! Courtney is 24 years young and Jonathan is only 19!

Kids Fun Run!

Winning is the only option for this little man.

SLO Stickers represented here at the All Out Events/Kaori Photo booth! Did you grab your free Slo Sticker Decal?
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Great music from Jacob Jeffries!! 

FLUID was your on-course sports drink! How did you like it? Check them out online -

The posting of results... dun dun dun...

Happy half-marathon finishers! Roxy and Jon showing off their post race swag! 

Kristen(right) posing with her friends after their very first half-marathon! Fantastic job!!

Digital results brought to you by Eternal Timing!

Ran into these two cuties... could not resist. 

Just one more

There seems to be a trend at this race... NEVER STOP SMILING!

Thank you vendors for coming out!!

Shuttle bus! 

Lots of people at Dinosaur Park on Sunday morning!

More smiles!

Recognize him? He was one of your pacers... in a sumo suit. 一番!

From city to the... SEA!!! 

Oh, hey! 

It's time for family holiday portraits, folks! I'm booking now!