Miles for Luz
5k and Half Marathon
May 1st, 2021
Long Beach , CA
"Miles for Luz" 5k and Half Marathon to honor Luzviminda Villamil on May 1st, 2021
Join friends of Luz on her local favorite course for a 5k or half marathon. Register below for bib/medal.
This is a fun run that is clock or self timed (not chip timed) for friends of Luz and David.
All proceeds will go to Luz's favorite charity St Judes Children’s Hospital in Memphis.
All registered participants will get a special medal honoring Luz.
This is an open course. Please be courteous to other pedestrians, runners, and cyclists on the beach path.
Counts as a Half Fanatics race. Results will be posted on the website.
Course map: The course is super easy to follow. It will consist of out and back loops around the beach path that will be marked for the 5k and half marathon. Half marathon will be 3 x 4.36 mile loops.
Participants are not allowed to run/walk with dogs.
Check in on May 1st - 7:00-7:30AM
Start Time - 7:30AM, or self time and start a little earlier or later
Cut off finish - 10:45AM
Early start option, or start the 5k late and finish by 10:45AM
Date - Saturday, May 1st, 2021
Address - * Please check in at the tables closest to 54th Place, at the start of the beach path. NOT near Claremont Ave. Long Beach path in Belmont Shores -- 5400 E. Ocean Blvd. Long Beach, CA 90803 (off of 54th Place and Ocean Blvd.) * do not use Apple Maps app as a GPS, use the Google Maps or Waze app
Start Map - Please see images below
Parking - Parking is free in the residential area. There is beach parking lot by the start/check in area that is paid in advance by ticket machine.
All registered participants must complete a current waiver. Please email the waiver by 4/30 at 3PM or bring it with you on May 1st. Registration closes on April 29th at 12PM. Registration is for the medal/bib.