SATURDAY, JULY 20 – Brian Waterbury Rock to Pier Run & Half Marathon
Named in memory of Brian Waterbury who originated the race in 1970, this 6 mile goes along the beach from the start at the rock in Morro Bay to the finish at the pier in Cayucos. Awards will be given to the top three finishers in 15 age divisions from 10 & under to 80 & over. The Rock’n Around the Pier Half Marathon will be held primarily on the hard-packed sand with a one mile loop through a local park. The half marathon is open to the first 350 participants. Registration for both races includes a race t-shirt and breakfast. See the details at www.leaguelineup.com/rock2pier and register at www.runsignup.com. Karen Sweeny, Morro Bay Recreation Dept., 1001 Kennedy Way, Morro Bay, 93442, email@example.com.
PISMO BEACH STRIDE WITH THE TIDE 5K
SATURDAY, AUGUST 3 (8:30 A.M.)
This course is out and back on the hard-packed sand. Registration will be taken on race morning from 7:15-8:15 AM at the Pismo Beach pier at the end of Pomeroy Avenue and no pre-entry is needed before that. Entry fees are $15 without a race shirt or cap and $25 with one. Shirts and caps will be available to the first 150 entries and size requests will be filled in the order of entry. Awards will be given to the top three men and women ages 12 & under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, & 80+.
Sponsored by Pismo Beach Recreation Department, 760 Mattie Road, Pismo Beach, 93449, 773-7049, www.pismobeach.org and conducted by the San Luis Distance Club, Post Office Box 1134, San Luis Obispo, 93406, sldc.org.