Events

Jun
9
Sat
2018
Santa Monica Paddle Festival @ Santa Monica Pier
Jun 9 – Jun 10 all-day

Tracing its roots back to the 1930’s Santa Monica Pier paddleboard races – some of the first in the world – this iconic event offers epic competition and family friendly entertainment. Courses start and finish on the sand immediately south of the Pier and there are many ways to compete – Fun Paddle, Long Course, Elite Race, SUP / Paddleboard Knockout and ocean swimming events. On the Pier Deck and beach, participants and spectators will enjoy the Ocean Festival featuring live music, Polynesian dancing, food, drinks and a one of-a-kind surf history museum.

Jun
10
Sun
2018
14th Annual Redondo Beach Triathlon @ Redondo Beach Pier/Veteran's Park
Jun 10 – Jun 11 all-day
Carlsbad Triathlon @ Tamarack State Beach
Jun 10 all-day

The Carlsbad Triathlon course begins at Tamarack Surf Beach, and follows the coastline of Carlsbad, past scenic beaches, lagoons and a wildlife preserve. This sprint triathlon boasts a 1k ocean swim, a 25k rolling bike course and a 5k smooth run for the finish.

Jun
16
Sat
2018
Tony Gwynn 5.5K @ Alesmith Brewing Company
Jun 16 all-day

Join AleSmith Brewing Company Father’s Day Weekend as we run/walk 5.5 kilometers to pay tribute to Tony Gwynn, a hall of famer, coach, teammate, and father. Nicknamed “Mr. Padre” for his unfaltering commitment to his hometown, Tony is considered one of the best and most consistent hitters in baseball history. Funds raised from this event will support the philanthropic work of the Tony & Alicia Gwynn Foundation (TAG).

Jun
24
Sun
2018
San Diego International Triathlon @ Spanish Landing Park
Jun 24 all-day

On behalf of Father Joe’s Villages, we are excited to welcome you to the 35th annual San Diego International Triathlon. This race is one of the longest standing triathlons in the country and a San Diego favorite. There are two courses to choose from an International course and a Sprint course, whichever you choose you’re guaranteed a great race.

Both races take place at the Spanish landing Park located on Harbor Drive across from the San Diego International Airport. This event is competitive and scenic; fun for you, your family and your friends. We look forward to providing you a safe and challenging event. Register now; this race will sell out at least one month prior to race weekend.

Fantastic San Diego Bay Swim, National Monument Ride, and Waterfront Run. All proceeds go to Father Joe’s Villages. Up to $5000 International Pro/Elite Prize Purse! (Must have USAT Elite card to be eligible to race Pro/Elite division)

Jul
4
Wed
2018
Coronado’s 60th Annual Rough Water Swim @ Central Beach
Jul 4 all-day

Coronado’s 60th Annual July 4th Rough Water swim has a great history and is a fun way to start the summer ocean swim challenges. Swimmers of all ages and abilities compete in a variety of distances. All participants (early sign-up required) receive t-shirts, finisher medals, swim caps. Fantastic way to start the July 4th holiday! Check in starts at 7:30am on July 4th. Early check in on July 3, 3-5pm at BBMAC pool 800 sixth street Coronado High school pool.

Each year participants come from all over the world to challenge themselves in this annual event. With age groups from under 12 to over 70 years old demonstrating their commitment to ocean swimming everyone will enjoy entering or watching the challenge.Entry is still open to swimmers of all ages…Sign up today!

Freedom Run at the Ranch @ Ladera Ranch
Jul 4 all-day

Put on your red, white and blue and join us this 4th of July for the Freedom Run at the Ranch, Ladera Ranch’s 10th annual 5K/10K Run and 1K Little Firecrackers Dash. Runners, walkers and even strollers are welcome to trek along the beautiful tree-lined streets of Ladera Ranch in a run benefiting Laura’s House & the Ladera Ranch Education Foundation. From 7:45 to 11:30am, a pancake breakfast will be held at Founder’s Park, located next to the finish line. Breakfast is $5.00 with all proceeds benefiting Laura’s House. So whether you walk, run, stroll, or cheer from the sidelines, the Freedom Run at the Ranch is a great way to kick off your Fourth of July holiday weekend!

Scripps Ranch 4th of July Run & Ride @ Miramar Lake
Jul 4 all-day

Join us on the 4th of July for the 40th Annual 10K Race & Fun Run and the 31st Annual Bike Rides.
Presented by the Scripps Ranch Old Pros.

Jul
15
Sun
2018
Redondo Beach Open Water Swim @ Miramar Park
Jul 15 all-day

This summer we invite you to come “Swim the Avenues” and be part of the First Annual Redondo Beach Open Water Swim. There will be a 1 mile swim as well as a ½ mile swim. This event is also an official “Qualifying”  swim for the Manhattan Beach Pier to Pier Swim. There will be a wet-suit and non-wet suit category.

Jul
21
Sat
2018
San Clemente Ocean Festival @ San Clemente Pier
Jul 21 – Jul 22 all-day

Join us for the 43rd Annual “GREATEST SHOW ON SURF” An annual festival with its roots in the Lifeguard community. We provide a unique opportunity for participants – young & old – to enjoy all that San Clemente’s beaches & pier have to offer.