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34th Annual American Heart Association Beach Ride returns to Grand Strand

(Source: American Heart Association Beach Ride Facebook Page) (Source: American Heart Association Beach Ride Facebook Page)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – The American Heart Association will hold its 34th Annual Beach Ride, on November 4 through 8.

The ride will begin at Lakewood Camping Resort, located at 5901 S. Kings Highway and end at 54th Avenue North, in Myrtle Beach.

Over 2,000 horses and equestrians from across the United States will participate in the 20 mile long ride on Surfside Beach.  

Activities scheduled throughout the five-day event are listed below.  

  • Costume Contest and Parade - Friday, November 6th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Memorial Night Tribute - Friday, November 6th at 7:00 p.m.
  • 20 Mile Beach Ride - Saturday, November 7th at 9:00 a.m.
  • Award Ceremony - Saturday, November 7th at 7:30 p.m. at the Amphitheater.

Proceeds from the event will support heart and stroke research, as well as public and professional education programs.

To learn more about the event visit www.ahabeachride.org. For more information email Kelly Bedtelyon at Kelly.Bedtelyon@heart.org or call (502) 460-1222.

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