Tag: The Mega

Mega Tough, Mega Fun, Megacolossus

The Mega, also known as Megacolossus or Mega Colossus, is a Huntington State Beach Lifeguards Association-sponsored endurance contest in the sand and offshore waters of the Pacific Beach. Yesterday, the underground run-swim spectacular took place under gloomy skies. The Mega consists of 5 beach runs totaling 8.5 miles (13.7 km) and 4 ocean swims totaling

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No Guts, No Glory With The Big Richard

The Big Richard is the world's longest and most competitive beach run + ocean swim biathlon. The brutal coastal biathlon, fashioned after the Mega is organized by Long Beach waterman Matt Mitchell and held in Southern California from the surf-pounding Wedge in Newport Beach (shown on left) to the majestic Queen Mary in Long Beach in September. The Big

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