The Tahoe Trifecta
October 9-11, 2015

"Three different Half Marathons in three days in two states around beautiful Lake Tahoe"

Earn a special Finishers Award awarded for finishing all three plus a race specific medal for each day's course.

The Saturday and Sunday half marathons are all downhill with spectacular scenery.

The 3-Trifecta is part of the California Half Series. Get credit for 3 half marathons in the California Half Series in one weekend. Down load app for your smart phone.



Friday: The Lakeside Half Marathon

 Lakeside Beach to the Spooner Summit Snow Play area.
(The finish is near the intersection of H50 & H28 in NV.)

Join the Tahoe Triple Marathoners as they run by their half way point at Lakeside beach.  Lakeside Beach start area is 6 blocks or so below the Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel Resort. See the Time Line for start time.


Saturday: The Nevada Half Marathon

Spooner Summit to Incline Village
(The finish is near the north end of Lakeshore Drive)

Start with the Cal-Neva Marathoners atop Spooner Summit and drop 800 down to Incline Village. Special finishers medal given. Bus from the Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel to the start line is included in your race fee. There is a  $5 fee for the return bus from Incline Village finish area to the Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel.



Sunday: Emerald Bay Half Marathon
(Replaces the old Rubicon Half)

Emerald Bay to Lakeside Beach

 Run with hundreds of your closest friends this now all downhill half marathon. Shuttle Buses provided to the start and you finish 6 blocks from the  Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel.



  1. Three unique finishers medal for each race plus a special completion medal for finishing all three legs of the Trifecta.

  2. There is 5-6 aid stations along the courses.

  3. Five year age division awards only for the Sunday Emerald Bay Half Marathon.

  4. All three races will have a first place overall award plus award for first masters (40+).

  5. Ride with the triple Marathoners to the start line each day.

  6. The Lakeside Half Marathon will pick up race material Thursday evening at the same time as the Triple Marathoners. See Time Line elsewhere.

  7. The Saturday Nevada Half Marathon will pick up race numbers Friday night at the Expo at the Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel. See Time Line else where.

  8. The Nevada Half Marathon post race shuttle bus has a $5 fee. if needed by a ticket at the Expo.