Best Of Competitor 2011

Pacific West

Best Charity Training Program

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Team in Training

Best 5K/10K

Santa Monica 5000 — Santa Monica, Calif.

Best Marathon

Honda L.A. Marathon — Los Angeles, Calif.

Best Half Marathon

Big Sur Half Marathon — Monterey Bay, Calif.

Best Triathlon

San Diego Triathlon Classic — San Diego

Best Swimming/Watersports Event

Optimis Sport Distance Swim Challenge — Santa Monica, Calif.

Best Women’s Event

Nike Women’s Marathon — San Francisco

Best Race Swag

Nike Women’s Marathon — San Francisco

Best Adventure Race

World Famous Mud Run — Camp Pendleton, Southern California

Best Cycling Event

Bike MS Bay to Bay Tour

Orange County, Calif., to San Diego

Best Sports Massage

L.A. Sports Massage

Best Swim Shop

Paradowski’s Swim and Sport

Best Bike Shop

Moment Cycle Sports

Best Triathlon Shop

Triathlon Lab

Best Rehab

Rehab United — San Diego

Best Gym

24 Hour Fitness

Best Running Shoe Store

A Runner’s Circle

Best Running Club

L.A. Leggers

Best Triathlon Club

LA Tri Club

Best Sports/Recovery Drink

Fluid Sports Nutrition

Best Energy Bar

Clif Bar

Best Outdoor Retailer


Best Juice Bar

Jamba Juice

Best Ski Resort

Mammoth Mountain Ski Area — Southern California

Best Active Lifestyle Vehicle

Honda Element

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