Race Organizers

Run in the Name of Love moved to Carmel, California in 2010 and was embraced by a group of dedicated committee members with common goals and interests. We are grateful for their commitment, contributions, and hard work to make these events possible.


Susan Love – Director, Brian’s mother, JUST RUN Program Director

Mike Dove

Amy Love – Brian’s sister

Bobby Richards

Thompson Lange – Volunteers

Doug Oldfield – Legal, Start


Doug Thurston – Race/Executive Director of the Big Sur Marathon Foundation

Jim Love – Sponsorships, Course

Sharron Douglas – Sponsors, Raffle

Kevin Smith – Start Line, Finish Line Celebration

Joe Vargo – Finish Line

Roger Towson – Finish

Ben Balester – Raffle

Sally Smith – Registration, Packet Pick-up

Hillary Fujii – Marketing & Communications

Helen & Rod Mackinlay – Course Management

Sue Walkup – Volunteers

Chris Cleary – Aid Station/Water

Chris Balog – Accounting

Run in the Name of Love is presented by the Big Sur Marathon Foundation