The Bob Long Memorial Mutt Run starts near Rosie’s Dog Beach and along the scenic Belmont Shore.
All breeds of dogs welcome (not just mutts).
Run or walk at your pace with or without your dog.
Dogs must be leashed and stay on the pedestrian path at all times.
If you are not familiar with canicross, click here to get started.
Follow this training guide for the 5k race if you prefer a specific regimen.
Optional costume contest—Valentine’s Day theme.
Dog tags (“I ran with my best friend”) and t-shirts will be given to all participants.
Post-race celebration at Ten Mile Brewing Company.
70% of proceeds of the Bob Long Memorial Mutt Run will support Long Beach Animal Care Services, purchasing urgently needed supplies.
30% of the proceeds will go into the community project fund at Signal Hill Rotary.