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Review of Wrigley River Run by

Posted by: on April, 6 2013

Wrigley is one of the best races around. I have never been to one race ever that has post race food as good as Wrigley. They have live entertainment everywhere and the course is very fast and flat. Plenty of water stations and lots of people cheering on the runners. The tech shirt is high quality and I wear mine all the time which says a lot since I have so many. If you are local to Long Beach and looking to join a Running Club come to this race. AREC sponsors it and many of the members run the race. Its a good place to meet like minded people and get involved with some good groups. The only thing I wish Wrigley would do is finely start using timing chips. Its a smaller event which is weird considering how good it it is but not big enough yet to warrant timing chips. They do use a timing company but human error is always a possibility so if I am running for time I actually run this one harder because for me every second counts and I would hate to actually sub 25 and my results say something different. Overall this is the best race in town.