Red Nose Run/Walk benefit on the beach to be held Dec. 15

Celebrate the season at the Red Nose Run/Walk on the beach in Del Mar Friday, Dec.15.

Walkers, runners and strollers of all levels will be participating, dogs on leash too.

This is the 26th year and has consistently been rated the best holiday Del Mar Beach Run/Walk/Stroll ever, benefiting two 501c3 local charities, Semper Fi Fund ( and Fresh Start Surgical Gifts for kids (

Fun for all ages and athletic abilities, this very special annual event is open to everyone that wants to participate in the holiday spirit of giving and celebration. Poseidon on the Beach ( will host the wonderful hors d’oeuvres after the race. “Every year we look forward to participating in this heartwarming charity run/walk that benefits two very special local organizations” said general manager Stephan Turonbarrere.

While the participants have a great time, they are providing life-changing support and services to those most deserving.

Race Director and Del Mar resident Anthony Valentino enthusiastically offered, “This event embodies everything about the spirit of the holidays - gratitude for our freedom to celebrate, giving back, inspiring the dreams of children, and simply having fun with our community while making a meaningful difference in lives!”

Running Red Noses and other creative holiday costumes will be spotted along the beach as participants, including dogs on leashes. Prizes will be given to race winners, best holiday costume for participants and canines.

Stick around for a fun party atmosphere afterwards and participate in the high-energy live auction which will offer fantastic items, including but not limited to a cabin in Mammoth, gift certificate to stay at L’Auberge, Zodiak ride with the lifeguards, Dinner at the Del Mar Fire station hosted by the Del Mar Firefighters, gift certificates from local restaurants and events, and more.

Sign up now at as registration is limited. Each runner will receive a high- quality windbreaker jacket embroidered with TRNR logo. Group sign ups are most welcome too.

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