Spectrum Sports Debuts Catalina Cash Challenge races for 2016

With the Catalina Cash Challenge, ATRA Corporate Member & Leading Southern California Event Production Company Continues to Elevate the Competition at Two Catalina Trail Races in Upcoming Year.


Claremont, Calif. – Spectrum Sports Management, the leading Southern California-based sports management event production and sponsorship agency, announces that the company is elevating the competitive spirit of both its Catalina Island Marathon (Sat., March 19, 2016) and Catalina Eco Marathon (Nov. 19, 2016) by offering cash for all records broken at both races in the upcoming year.

Currently, race records stand as follows:

Catalina Island Marathon

  • Male: 2:39:58
  • Female: 3:07:00

Catalina Eco Marathon

  • Male: 2:47:54
  • Female: 3:32:40

Combined Course Times

  • Male: 5:27:12
  • Female: 6:39:40

Any participant who breaks either the male or female records will receive a $500 bonus for individual races. If one person can break the COMBINED time in the same calendar year for either the male or female record times then they will receive an additional $1500 for the Challenge for a total of $2,000.

This will apply to both men and women categories; only one athlete per year will be eligible and the monetary awards will be allocated to the athlete with the best course records time for both races.

To sign up for the upcoming Catalina Island Marathon in Spring 2016, please visit http://runcatalina.com.


About Spectrum Sports Management, Inc.
As the leading Southern California-based event management and production company, Spectrum Sports Management has produced more than 150 sports events since its launch in 2001. From 5K, 10K, Half-Marathon and Marathon races, to charity golf, and the prestigious Northern Trust Open on the PGA TOUR’s West Coast swing, all hosted throughout the Southland, to Disney’s annual character-themed race productions, Spectrum is a leader of hosting large-scale events that welcome athletes and families of all ages and experience. For more information on the Spectrum’s category expertise and upcoming events, visit: spectrumsports.net.