SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 (8:30 A.M.) – ANTHONY’S “SEEING IS BELIEVING” 5K:
This race will take place on the sand in Pismo Beach with registration at the Addie Street parking lot south of the pier. It is a fundraiser for the eye disease LCA and is named in honor of Anthony, a student who suffers from this disease which causes blindness. Register online at ultrasignup.com or mail your registration form to Post Office Box 2603, Pismo Beach, 93448. There will also be awards and a raffle with tickets available at $1 each. Further information is available at (661) 331-8714, by e-mail at email@example.com, or at http://anthonysseeingisbelieving.com.
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 22 (8:30 A.M.) – PISMO BEACH TURKEY TROT:
Start and finish on the sand on the south side of the Pismo Beach pier and choose from distances of one mile, 5K, & 10K. There is no entry fee but donations are welcome and the money will go to the Food Bank Coalition. T-shirts will be on sale for $15. More information is available on the Food Bank web site at www.slofoodbank.org/events/turkey-trot, by calling (805) 238-4664, or at www.southcountyturkeytrot.com.
TUESDAY, JANUARY 1, 2019 – PISMO PIER 5K & POLAR PLUNGE:
Start the New Year off with the third annual New Year’s Day Pismo Pier 5K & Polar Plunge. The run will take place entirely on the beach and start and finish at the foot of the historic Pismo Beach Pier and there will be a separate run for small children. As a bonus, you will have the opportunity to earn your “Pismo to Plunge” headband by taking the plunge into the ocean after you finish the run. Michael Moore, https://liveyourwild.com
SATURDAY, APRIL 13 (9:00 A.M.) – I-SCREAM 5K & KID’S RUN:
This event will take place just south of the pier in Pismo Beach. The I-Scream 5K and kids run is an all-ages event that combines fitness with a lot of ice cream at the finish line. The event will have a 5K for adults and a non-time fun run for kids of varying distances based on age.
The I-Scream 5K serves as a fundraiser for the Arroyo Grande Water Polo Club to offset program expenses. The entry fee includes ice cream, a T-shirt, medals for kids, and chip timing for the 5K. For more information and to register, go to www.runsignup.com.