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Running Clubs In Long Beach

By Marina Hernandez | Photos by Alexiz Gomez | Pictured: Running Locas

Running Locas Meetup

Running Locas running club offers consistent weekly meetups during various times of the day including early and mid-morning. All experience levels are welcome from beginners to seasoned long distance runners. With the Running Locas, you will experience a supportive community of women who not only run locally, but also travel and socialize off the track. You can look forward to accomplishing miles toward your run goals on trails, tracks and during some long distance runs. To connect, visit

AREC Meetup (A Running Experience Club)

(A.R.E.C.) is a local nonprofit organization committed to providing safe, fun and friendly environments for runners and walkers of all ages and abilities. For those looking to try out a run club, we recommend joining AREC for their Wednesday, 6:30pm walk/ run with set routes through the Long Beach Marina and Naples Island of 3.3 miles and 5 miles, starting and finishing at Malainey’s Grill. AREC’s other programs including marathon training, trail runs or couch to 5k. To meet up with AREC, visit



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