Race2Rebuild Long Beach 5k – Hurricane Relief (10/28)

Long Beach race 10_28_2017

Race2Rebuild, the endurance sports program of Rebuilding Together, returns to Long Beach for a Community 5k fun run on Saturday, October 28th in support of hurricane relief and recovery efforts. This amazing run will bring together the community as well as friends from across Long Island and beyond, to remember the generosity given to the region five years ago following Sandy, and to pay it forward to those recovering from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. As a nonprofit partner, all funds raised by Race2Rebuild will be used to support Rebuilding Together’s seven affiliates in communities impacted by these recent hurricanes.

Event Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017

Benefitting: Harvey- and Irma-Impacted Communities

Event Time: 8:00am: Check-in and Registration

9:00am: 5k Fun Run Start

Register here

Reminder: Lifeguard Memorial Swim (8/20)

The City of Long Beach Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the Beach Patrol will host the 5th Annual Long Beach Lifeguard Memorial Swim on Sunday, August 20, 2017 at 9:00am on National Boulevard beach. We are pleased to announce that we have added a half-mile component to the race for those who love to swim but not might be ready for a one miler. The event is in honor of all the deceased men and woman who have served on the Long Beach Lifeguard Patrol. All swimmers over the age of 16 who can swim one mile in 55 minutes or less are invited to participate. Continue reading

5th Annual LB Lifeguard Memorial Swim (8/20)

The City of Long Beach Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the Beach Patrol will host the Lifeguard Memorial Swim at 9:00am on National Blvd beach on Sunday, August 20. The one mile and 1/2 mile swim is in honor of all the deceased men and women who have served on the patrol. All swimmers over the age of 16 who can swim one mile in 55 minutes or less, are invited to participate. For information, call 431-3890.

5th Annual Larry Elovich 5K Fun Run/Walk (8/5)

The 5th Annual Larry Elovich 5K Fun Run/Walk will be held on August 5, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. on the boardwalk at New York Avenue. Race day registration will be at New York Avenue from 7:30 am to 9:00 am.

Suggested donation is $20.00 (please make checks payable to the Larry Elovich Scholarship Fund). For more information or to make a tax-deductible donation to the fund, Email Lisa Elovich at lisa.elovich@gmail.com or Lynn Elovich Eisenberg at LGE11561@gmail.com.

38th Annual LB Biathlon (7/30)


The city of Long Beach will host its 38th annual biathlon on Sunday, July 30th.

The Adult Race (16 yrs and older) is a 3 mile run along the beach and a then a 300 yard ocean swim which start at 9:00 am

The Teen Race (13 to 15 yrs) is a 1 Mile run along the beach and then a 150 yard ocean swim which will start at 8:30 am

The Childrens Race (7 to 12 yrs) is a 1/2 Mile run along the beach and then a 50 yard shallow swim which starts at 8:30 am

Registration and check in are from at 7:45am – 8:30am on the beach at National Blvd. Entry is $25 per person and ends at noon on 7/29. To sign up for the race click here.