Sports Highlights: August 15-19


Wednesday, August 15

Running / swimming – Nite Moves Summer Sunset Series (1k swim, 5k run), Leadbetter Beach, 6 p.m. Continues every Wednesday through August 29.

Thursday, August 16

Swimming / running – Reef & Run Summer Series: biathlon (1k swim, 3k run) and ocean swims (500m, 1k, 1-mile), East Beach Bath House, 5:30 p.m. Continues every Thursday through August 30. .

Saturday, August 18

Women’s college soccer – California Baptist at Westmont (exhibition), 1 p.m.

Men’s college soccer – Westmont at UCSB (exhibition), 7 p.m.

Sunday, August 18

Polo – Exhibition matches at Santa Barbara Polo & Racquet Club, 1 p.m.


Thursday, August 16 – Westmonster 5K cross country race, Westmont College, 6:15 p.m.

Sunday, August 19 – McConnell’s Ice Cream Endurance Events (5K run, 10K run, children’s mile, mile swim, biathlon), Goleta Beach, 8:30 a.m.

Saturday, August 25 – Santa Barbara Triathlon, long course (1-mile swim/34-mile bike/10-mile run), East Beach Bathhouse, 7 a.m.

Sunday, August 26 – Santa Barbara Triathlon, sprint course (500-yard swim/6-mile bike/2-mile run), East Beach Bathhouse, 7 a.m.

Sunday, September 2 – Pier to Peak Half Marathon, Stearns Wharf to La Cumbre Peak, 6:30 a.m.

Saturday, November 10 – Select Staffing Santa Barbara International Marathon, Dos Pueblos High School to SBCC, 7:15 a.m. Half Marathon, Page Youth Center to SBCC, 7:45 a.m.

Sunday, November 25 – Red Rock Marathon and 50-Mile Trail Run, Rancho Oso Guest Ranch, 6 a.m.

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