The event filled up under an hour.
Nuta Olaru was the women's winner and also a reigning champ.
One of California's most scenic marathons is gearing up.
To date, $2.9 million has been donated throughout Monterey County.
Grant funds to be used to expand JUST RUN in underserved areas within California.
Nuta Olaru won the women's race in 2:50:08.
The runners are getting an iGiftBag, too.
The seventh edition is set for later this month.
The California marathon is now partnering with races in neighboring Oregon.