Santa Barbara
48° F
Clear
Clear
Santa Maria
50° F
Clear
Clear
San Luis Obispo
49° F
Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds
Ventura
50° F
Clear
Clear

Elings Terrain Festival

Published On: Dec 24 2013 07:00:11 PM CST
Updated On: Dec 13 2013 08:55:02 AM CST

Community Cross Country Event On Saturday

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -

If you're like most people, you're probably snacking your way through the holiday season. Why not start your battle against the bulge now, and help local schools at the same time? 

Consider this your personal invitation to run in the Elings Terrain Festival. The event offers three community cross country races -- a 5k, a 3k for kids and a 3k for the dogs -- Saturday, at Elings Park in Santa Barbara. 

Proceeds from the event will benefit the cross country programs at San Marcos, Dos Pueblos and Santa Barbara High Schools.  Like all California schools, their athletics programs are in need of funding.

"I've seen the way cross country can affect a kid's trajectory," said race director Paul Bradford. And Elings is the perfect spot. "You've got sand, dirt, grass, switchbacks, hills, flat, really fun," Bradford said. 

For more information, log onto www.elingsterrain.com.

Comments

The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms Of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. 
blog comments powered by Disqus