Venice Beach Run

Venice Beach Run

Inaugural Venice Beach Run Saturday, July 20

Registration is open for the inaugural. The run starts and finishes at the Venice Beach Pier with proceeds benefiting the Los Angeles Parks Foundation ( supporting the Venice Beach Recreation Center. LA Parks Foundation was founded in 2008 to enhance and preserve the City’s public parks and recreation.

The Venice Beach Run is open to runners and walkers of all ages and abilities. Participants can sign up for a 5K or 1 Mile Race/Walk with the 5K starting at 8 a.m. and the 1 Mile at 9 a.m. The Beach Fitness Challenge & Expo and the awards ceremony commence at 10 a.m. All participants will receive a commemorative die-cast VB 5K & 1 Mile Finisher Medal, premium beach t-shirt, and string bag along with access to sampling and exhibitor booths.

The Race To The Pier 1 Mile is open to speed-oriented youth and adults. The 5K is flat and fast, starting and finishing at the end of the Venice Beach Pier. The remainder of the course will cover the historic Venice Beach Boardwalk. The finish-line celebration event will run from 8 a.m. to noon at the world-famous Venice Beach Pier with access to fitness expos and samplings from various local shops and eateries.

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