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Saturday, November 18, 2017
Marina Green386 E. Shoreline DriveLong Beach, CA 90802
to avoid the registration line on the morning of event day? Pick up your race
bib and t-shirt the day before! You can have a family member or friend pick up your
bib and T-shirt if you are registered and unable to claim it yourself.
When: Friday, November 17th from 12:00pm
Where: Road Runner Sports 25359 Crenshaw
Blvd. Torrance, CA
90505 (310) 326-8530
Team Captains: If you will be
picking up for an entire team, please email Angie Larson at firstname.lastname@example.org
by 12 p.m. on Thursday, November 16th to reserve a pickup time.
Save time! Click here to download the
Walk-up Registration form. Fill out the Walk-up Registration form and bring it
with you to register at early packet pickup or on the morning of event day (we
accept cash, check, or credit card payments).
BONUS! You'll get $10 from Road
Runner Sports to spend on anything you want in the store! Or join the VIP
Family and save 25% on everything! Don't miss out on this exclusive gift for
race participants only when you join the Packet Pickup Party! Restrictions
apply. See store for details.
a.m. – Event Village opens7:30
a.m. – Registration/Packet Pickup opens7:30
a.m. – Be The Match Registry Drive opens8:15
a.m. – Marrow/PBSC Donor & Transplant Recipient/Patient photo (at stage)8:30
a.m. – Welcome Program and Top Fundraising Awards8:45
a.m. – Tot Trot9:00
a.m. – 5K9:05
a.m. – 1K
running results are final, winners will be announced and prizes will be
available for pickup at the Information Tent.
bibs are available for marrow donors, transplant recipients and supporters who
are participating in honor or memory of a special person. Pick up your bib at
the Be The Match Tent in the Event Village.
We do not offer a bag drop. Please leave any items you don’t want to carry in a
1K and 5K routes will take place on a paved running/biking beach path. While
there are no vehicles on this path, it is open to the public and
popular with joggers & cyclists. Please be courteous to other runners,
walkers, and cyclists by staying on your right…especially if you will be
accompanied by children and strollers. We are better neighbors when we don't
block the whole path by walking 4-5 across, so please walk in pairs and leave
room for other beach-goers to enjoy the paths as well.
is important to also pay special attention to directions provided by the
signage and course marshals.
Tot Trot is approximately 150-200 feet.
Thank you to our
Event Village Exhibitors
Cedars-Sinai Medical CenterMultiple Myeloma Journey PartnersRXBarSouthern California GarrisonStarbucks
Thank you for our Community Partners
BJ’s RestaurantsForty Niner ShopsRoad Runner SportsStarbucksStemcyte
Click here for fundraising incentives and running awards information.
We are looking for volunteer leaders! Be part of the Local Organizing Committee that is dedicated to helping the event reach its goals in order to save more lives. Committee members serve as ambassadors of Be The Match Walk+Run, and promote the Be The Match Walk+Run in the local community. No experience is necessary.
You can also help us get the word out about your participation in the Be The Match Walk+Run. Build awareness and help boost the funds you raise by spreading the word to your social networks or by posting event posters and postcards in your community.
Contact Angie Larson at email@example.com for more
information about the committee or to request posters and/or postcards.
available at the Long Beach Convention Center in the Elephant Lot for
$15. This year's pricing is slightly increased from previous years. Please
follow directional signage and volunteers to the lot, which can be accessed
from Shoreline and Linden. Although credit cards are acceptable payment,
you may consider bringing cash to expedite the parking process. The event will
take place across Shoreline at Marina Green.
metered parking is available at Marina Green but spaces are limited. Please be
mindful of meter rates and enforcement times.