SUPPORT THIS INDEPENDENT JOURNALISM
The article you’re about to read is from our reporters doing their important work — investigating, researching, and writing their stories. We want to provide informative and inspirational stories that connect you to the people, issues and opportunities within our community. Journalism requires lots of resources. Today, our business model has been interrupted by the pandemic; the vast majority of our advertisers’ businesses have been impacted. That’s why the DP Times is now turning to you for financial support. Learn more about our new Insider’s program here. Thank you.
Dana Point Times
The sixth annual Grunion Run 10K, 5K and kids’ 1K races are set for Sunday, March 2 and organizers of the Doheny State Beach located contests are looking for volunteers and sponsors to help out.
Registration for the races is now open at www.festivalofwhalesgrunionrun.com. The cost of racing is $40 for the 10K, $35 for the 5K and $15 for the kids’ 1K. This year’s race takes place during the second weekend of the 46th annual Dana Point Festival of Whales.
All proceeds from the races go to benefit the Doheny State Beach Interpretive Association, a support organization providing aid to the state beach. Funds will go to support other events and the association’s refurbishment of the beach’s visitor’s center.
Following the race, participants will be treated to a breakfast from the Doheny Longboard Surfing Association. For more information about sponsoring the event or volunteering, email Laura Ouimet at firstname.lastname@example.org.