BENEFITING: LEWY BODY DEMENTIA ASSOCIATION INC
EVENT DATE: Oct 10, 2015
I will be doing the Long Beach Marathon on October 11 to raise money for Lewy Body Dementia Society in memory of my mother who passed away last year after a 15 year battle with Alzheimer's disease.
Come experience one of the most scenic events in California, “Run Long Beach”. Starting in Downtown Long Beach, runners head towards the historic Queen Mary and then through Shoreline Village. After running next to the Pacific Ocean on the flat beach path, half marathoners will continue down Ocean Boulevard while full marathoners veer right and head through Belmont Shore toward Marine Stadium. Cheerleaders, sororities, fraternities, clubs, student organizations, faculty, and the school mascot Prospector Pete come out full-force to cheer as runners complete a 5K loop around the California State University, Long Beach campus. With 6.2 miles to go, runners head back towards Ocean Boulevard for a fast finish and Finish Line Festival celebration.