The City to the Sea Half Marathon attracted hundreds of runners Sunday morning who got up at dawn to take on the 13.1-mile race from downtown San Luis Obispo to Pismo Beach.
Swarnjit Boyal crossed the finish line first, with a time of 1 hour, 8 minutes and 50 seconds. Boyal beat second-place finisher Gordon Sturgess by two minutes and six seconds. Jason Cannon rounded out the top three in the men’s division with a time of 1:11.00.
Claire Green finished first in the women’s division, with a time of 1 hour, 18 minutes and nine seconds. Natalie Rodriguez came in second with a time of 1:19.21. Courtney Moore rounded out the women’s top three with a time of 1:24.05.
In the event’s 5K race in Pismo Beach, 20-year-old John Gutierrez finished first in the men’s division with a time of 16:32, while 59-year-old Robyn Schmidt finished first in the women’s division with a time of 20:44.
The half marathon, now in its 24th year, is a fundraiser for Cuesta College track and field and cross country teams.