Athletes compete Oct. 4 in SoCal Fitness Classic in Encinitas


Proving Grounds Competitions announces The SoCal Fitness Classic, the first functional fitness competition to be held on a beach in San Diego County, on Oct. 4.

More than 240 athletes will compete for their share of $10,000 in cash and prizes on the sands of Moonlight Beach in Encinitas. Competitors will be challenged in three separate events involving combinations of running, open-water swimming, weightlifting, and gymnastics. Athletes may compete as individuals or as part of a four-person team (two men and two women).

To register, visit Registration closes Sunday, Sept. 28.

The SoCal Fitness Classic is an all-day event (8 a.m.-5 p.m.) and welcomes the public to watch, free of charge. Interested sponsors or members of the press can contact