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Santa Monica Classic

Posted by: on July, 20 2022

The Santa Monica Classic presented by Asics is a spectacular point to point course along the Pacific Ocean in Santa Monica. With a 5K, 10K, and Kid Run – it’s the perfect race for runners, joggers, and walkers of all distances! The SMC 5K & 10K: One of the best point-to-point races in southern California. […]

Run/Walk to Fight Lymphedema & Lymphatic Diseases

Posted by: on March, 26 2019

Join the Lymphatic Education & Research Network (LE&RN) for the 5th Annual CA Run/Walk to Fight Lymphedema & Lymphatic Diseases. Run or walk on behalf of the estimated 10 million Americans and 250 million worldwide who are fighting this Lymphedemic. LE&RN’s mission is to fight lymphatic disease and lymphedema through education, research and advocacy, but it doesn’t […]

Santa Monica Pier 360 – Ocean Sports & Beach Festival

Posted by: on May, 22 2018

The Santa Monica Pier provides a breathtaking start for the athletes before they compete in the stunning Pacific Ocean. Our 1.2 mile ocean swim is a spectacular event for amateur & Masters swimmers and multi-sport athletes. Registration includes entry into the Splash N’ Dash, a 400m swim followed by a 400m run on the beach. […]

The Chardonnay Run – Los Angeles

Posted by: on December, 8 2014

The Chardonnay Run™ is a national 5K wine racing series!  We focus on serving up fun – not to mention wine and cheese – to participants looking to grab their friends, put on their running shoes & enjoy a glass of wine. WINE AT THE FINISH LINE! The race is only half the fun – a […]

Santa Monica RunFest

Posted by: on October, 10 2014

Get ready for Santa Monica RunFEST!! Retro Run 5k – Lose the GPS. Take the seriousness out of running and be all about the fun.  Costumes are not required, but you’re definitely encouraged to get groovy. 5k/10k Timed Run – Pushing the limits. Challenge the distance or push your pace. These races are a great […]

Leslie Cohen Law 5K

Posted by: on February, 21 2014

Use the code “RaceGrader” for 15% OFF registration! The award-winning 310K is a fast, flat, scenic ocean-view run/walk at Dockweiler State Beach. The race benefits the Public Counsel Debtor Assistance Project and Santa Monica High School’s Cross Country and Track program. We received the James King Community Service Award from Public Counsel for the event. […]

Santa Monica Pier Paddleboard Race

Posted by: on May, 24 2012

Tracing its roots back to the 1930’s Santa Monica Pier paddleboard races – some of the first in the world – this iconic event offers epic competition and family friendly entertainment. Courses start and finish on the sand immediately south of the Pier and there are many ways to compete – Fun Paddle, Long Course, […]

Gobble Wobble Santa Monica

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

Santa Monica Gobble Wobble returns to the streets of Santa Monica! This event is a fun, family-friendly morning featuring a costume contest, music and pre- and post-race festivities. It’s a great opportunity for families to come out and enjoy a 5k Turkey Trot in Santa Monica. The event also has the Widdle Wobble, just for […]

Santa Monica-Venice Christmas Run/Walk

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

We’re celebrating our 42nd anniversary of the Santa Monica-Venice Christmas Run in 2019. Join us for two great races, the popular costume contests and the Kids Fun Run. The race start is adjacent to Santa Monica Beach on Barnard Way near the intersection of Ocean Park Blvd. The Christmas Run 5K and 10K will run […]

Undefeated Wounded EOD Bike Ride

Posted by: on December, 20 2011

Come celebrate with the 80+ cyclists at the conclusion of their nearly 200 mile 2-day charity ride along Southern California’s coast. The Festival is open to the public with food, beverage, hands-on EOD displays, music, Kids zone, Dive Tank Display, and raffles. Join us for the Taste Of The Cohn Group.