Pride run to benefit local LGBT youth

The Shoreline Frontrunners of Long Beach, who are celebrating their 30th anniversary, will present the 22nd Long Beach Pride Run 5K Race/Walk and 10K Race on Sunday, May 18 at 8am, taking place on the Long Beach Shoreline Bike Path starting at the intersection of Ocean Boulevard and Junipero Avenue.
The race entry fee is $40 on the day of the race. Discounts are available for students (with valid ID) and new members. Late registration and participant check-in begin at 6:45am on race day. All participants must cross the finish line by 9:30am in order to accommodate the Long Beach Pride Parade.
Like last year, the run features team registration and chip timing by RaceWire. For more information regarding team registration, parking, street closures and festival and parade time, visit shorelinefrontrunners.org/long-beach-pride-run .
The race awards ceremony will begin at 9:30am on the bluff at Junipero Avenue and Ocean Boulevard.
Funds raised by the run support Long Beach and Orange County LGBT youth, education, and health organizations. The 2013 beneficiaries included the CARE Program at St. Mary Medical Center, the Center Long Beach, the AIDS Food Store of Long Beach, the Cal State Long Beach LGBT Resource Center, the Center Orange County, and the Cypress College LGBT Support Club. The beneficiaries will receive their gifts at the 9:30am awards ceremony.
For information on individual or business sponsorships for the 2014 Pride Run, email Assaf Weinberg at sfr-vicepresident@shorelinefrontrunners.org . All donations are tax-deductible.

Source: Shoreline Frontrunners

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