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Monday, May 25, 2015

Swimming, Sprinting And Swinging To The Music

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

Reef and Run in Santa Barbara's East Beach is kicking off its 7th season on June 4th.

Athletes can choose from three ocean swim distances in the weekly ocean swim series: 500 yards, 1 km and 1 mile with onshore starts and finishes. After the event, there is a different band offering live music, Firestone beer, hot cocoa or coffee at the East Beach Grill Post Race Party.

The Reef and Run races start every Thursday at 6:30 pm at the Cabrillo Bathhouse at East Beach.

Reef and Run is committed to supporting the next generation of ocean-loving swimmers through its support of the Santa Barbara Junior Lifeguards program. Reef and Run features a selection of local musicians in a post-race entertainment party.

June 4: Kat Devlin
June 11: Shennie Smith
June 18: Dan Perea
June 25: Grooveshine
July 2: Fiddlin’ Dave & Arroyo Boyz
July 9: Kiss the Salt
July 16: Jamey Geston
July 23: Ukulele Jim
July 30: 2 Onna Match
August 6: Edge of Town
August 13: Robin Howe
August 20: Erisy Watt
August 27: Spencer the Gardener

For more information, visit here.

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