Reminder: LB Kids Triathlon (6/17)


Long Beach will hold its first Kids Triathlon on Saturday, June 13, 2015 for children ages 4-13.  Get out the swim suits, sneakers and bicycles, tricycles or big wheels! The race will consist of three events – a pool swim, bike ride and run. Children of all skill levels can participate in the triathlon where “every finisher is a winner.”

The event features age-appropriate distances for swimming, biking and running; for ages 4 – 7, 25 yd swim (1 pool length), 475 ft bike ride, 500 ft run For ages 8 – 10, 75 yd swim (3 pool lengths), ½ mi bike ride, 750 ft run For ages 11- 13, 125 yd swim (5 pool lengths), 1 mi bike, 1000 ft run.

All participants will receive a finisher’s medal, post race snacks and a chance to win raffle prizes. The race entry fee for each individual is $25. Click here to download an application.

LB Kids Triathlon (6/17)


Long Beach will hold its first Kids Triathlon on Saturday, June 13, 2015 for children ages 4-13.  Get out the swim suits, sneakers and bicycles, tricycles or big wheels! The race will consist of three events – a pool swim, bike ride and run. Children of all skill levels can participate in the triathlon where “every finisher is a winner.”

The event features age-appropriate distances for swimming, biking and running; for ages 4 – 7, 25 yd swim (1 pool length), 475 ft bike ride, 500 ft run For ages 8 – 10, 75 yd swim (3 pool lengths), ½ mi bike ride, 750 ft run For ages 11- 13, 125 yd swim (5 pool lengths), 1 mi bike, 1000 ft run.

All participants will receive a finisher’s medal, post race snacks and a chance to win raffle prizes. The race entry fee for each individual is $25. Click here to download an application.

City Manager’s 10-Mile Race to Remember (5/28)

The Long Beach Rec Department will hold the 41st annual City Manager’s 10-Mile Race and 5-Kilometer Race to Remember on Sunday, May 28th. Both races begin at 8am at the Long Beach Rec Center. Runners can register online for $25 or the morning of the race (6:30-7:30am) for $30. Awards will go to the first four male and female runners in each age category. For more information and registration details, click here.

Younglife Seventh Annual 5k Run and 1mi Walk


The 7th Annual YoungLife 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk will be held on the Long Beach Boardwalk at Grand Ave this Saturday, May 6th at 9am! Registration will begin at 8:00 am at Long Beach Catholic School’s Gym, located at 735 W. Broadway, Long Beach NY 11561. The event is open to all ages. The proceeds support YoungLife of Long Beach, donations are Tax Deductible. Raffles include a Men’s Cruiser Beach Bicycle and a Long Beach 2017 Family Beach Pass ($10 per ticket). Continue reading

Reminder: 4-Mile Snowflake Race (2/4)

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The Long Beach Recreation 4-Mile Snowflake Race will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 9am. Registration begins at 7:30am at Long Beach Catholic Regional School in the Gymnasium. The fee for those who pre-register is $25 and for those who register the day of the race is $30. Registrants will receive a long sleeve t-shirt on a first come, first serve basis. The event is in memory of Joseph F. Farrell.

4-Mile Snowflake Race (2/4)


The Long Beach Recreation 4-Mile Snowflake Race will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 9am. Registration begins at 7:30am at Long Beach Catholic Regional School in the Gymnasium. The fee for those who pre-register is $25 and for those who register the day of the race is $30. Registrants will receive a long sleeve t-shirt on a first come, first serve basis. The event is in memory of Joseph F. Farrell.