San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The first ever Hermosa Beach Backwards Sand Run is to help bring awareness to movement disorders, and more specifically Runner's Dystonia (Focal Dystonia). This race will be run in conjuction with the Fall Pier to Pier Run/Walk. All proceeds will go to the Dystonia Foundation.
Why run backwards:
1)Try a fun cross training technique
2)Improve your peripheral vision
3)Unique events=Unique awards
4)Challenge the normal
5)Lowest race registration fee in decades: $10
BE DIFFERENT!!! Movement disorder foundations include:
When & Where
Laura Cattivera White and Justine Galloway
Laura Cattivera White was an All-American runner during her days at Princeton. She went on to compete in the Olympic Trials for the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona. Justine Galloway also ran in college and has completed several marathons including Boston Marathon. Both, now unable to effectively run forwards, run backwards. Not running is not an option!