Long Beach 30th Pride Run
The Shoreline Frontrunners of Long Beach are proud to host the 30th annual Pride Run along the scenic Long Beach beach path. This is our club's major fundraiser and all net proceeds are donated to local charities. The 2022 Pride Run beneficiaries are the CARE Project, The Center in Long Beach, and The Aids Food Store. We really appreciate your support to making this event a success.
Race Day Schedule - 5k and 10k Start Time is 8 AM.
Online registration will end on 7/8/2022 at 11:59 PM.
6:30 AM - Bib pickup and same day registration opens.
7:00 AM - Pre-Race Warm up
7:45 AM - Pre-Race Costume Awards ceremony (Individual and Group, No need to run in costume!)
8:00 AM - Race startup (5k and 10k)
9:00 AM - Awards ceremony starts
9:30 AM - Cut-off time for race.
Please be aware that the Pride Run is Sunday, the day of the Pride Parade.
All Participants in the Long Beach Pride Run must cross the finish line by 9:30 AM as the parade will start at approximately 10:00 AM. 5k walkers and 10k runners must finish within 90 minutes of the 8:00 AM race start time. The 10k race is for runners only so we can adhere to our 9:30 AM race completion time.
If you are planning on participating in the Long Beach Pride Parade you will have more than enough time to join your group in the line up or find your friends in the stands. If you want to watch the parade, the race start/finish area has been reserved for us as a viewing area. Bring chairs/blankets to sit on the grass and watch the parade.
Race Course: Start and finish at Ocean Blvd. and Junipero Ave. Runners run down the ramp to Junipero parking lot. 10k runners turn right to the beach running path for approx. 1.5 miles and turn around near gangway YY and return to the bottom of the ramp and continue on the 5k route. The 5k runners go down the ramp and turn left and run over Belmont pier towards Rosie's dog beach and back.
If registered by midnight June 10, 2022
For registrations after June 10 2022
Price includes a tech shirt and finisher medal for all participants.
Shoreline Frontrunners of Long Beach (SFRLB) is pleased to provide Official Race Timing by RaceWire. The chip will be part of your race bib. Please be aware that you must run across the chip timing device at the race start and finish to record your time and be eligible for an award.
Late registration and participant check-in will begin at 6:30 AM. Race bibs and event shirts will be handed out at check in. Check in will be located in the grassy area in the Junipero parking lot.
Bag Check Service
We are happy to announce that a full bag check service will be available for registered runners this year. Bag check in and check out will be done based on bib number. All bags must be checked out by 10AM (Race is closed at 9:30AM).
Race Award Ceremony
The race award ceremony will begin at 9:00 AM on the bluff at Junipero and Ocean. This will include the awarding of medals for the top 3 Male, Female and Non-binary winners in the 5k and 10k. The top 3 finishers in each age category: 19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over will be recognized as well. Placer medals will be awarded to the top 2 finishers in categories that have more than a minimum number of participants. Winners must be on location to receive placer medals.
Parking is available in the beach parking lot at Junipero Ave and Ocean Blvd. Volunteers will be at the intersection to provide guidance up until 7:30 AM. You will be able to exit the parking lot ONLY AFTER the parade ends.
Pride Run Circuit 2022
Long Beach Pride Run is part of the International Frontrunners US Western States Pride Run Circuit. Run three participating pride runs to win a special Pride Run Circuit medal.
Participating Pride Runs: Long Beach, San Francisco, Seattle, Los Angeles, East Bay, San Diego, Palm Springs, Vancouver, Denver, Portland, Phoenix, Anchorage, Honolulu, Sin City Classic (Las Vegas) and San Francisco Track and Field Pride Meet. https://sites.google.com/view/prideruncirc/home
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