Coronado Homes Compete in Optimists’ Sports Fiesta
Athletes living in Coronado homes can start training now for the Optimist Club of Coronado 42nd Annual Sports Fiesta! The Fiesta will be held Saturday and Sunday, July 27th and 28th. There are three competitions: the 10K run; the one-mile rough water swim; and the triathlon. All three events begin and end at Sunset Park, which is one mile northwest of Hotel Del Coronado on Ocean Boulevard next to Gate 5 at Nava Air Station (NAS) North Island. It’s not far from Coronado homes!
The fiesta begins at 7 a.m. on Saturday the 27th with the 10K run. It’s a flat course through paved streets on NAS North Island. Click here to register online for the 10K or the triathlon race. Later on Saturday morning, at 11 a.m. is the start of the rough water swim. It’s a closed triangular course and you can click here to register online for the swim, if you live in Coronado. The fiesta closes with the triathlon on Sunday the 28th. Competition begins at 7:30 a.m. First there’s a 400-yard ocean swim, followed by a one-mile beach run, and ending with a 4-mile bike race. Swim and run legs will be on Coronado’s North Beach. For all events, online registration closes Thursday, July 25th. Although, day-of registration is available.
Nothing beats a competition on the beach near Coronado homes! Come to compete and support the community work of the Optimist Club. Visit their website to learn more about the Sports Fiesta and their good works.