Long Beach in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Transpacific Yacht Race - Long Beach to Honolulu
For the race's Centennial Celebration in 2005, the City of Long beach has dedicated Rainbow Harbor as the "Transpac Village" mainland staging base. Here competitors from across the country and overseas can interact with the public and perform last-minute preparations on their boats before starting the race off the Palos Verdes Peninsula each July during odd-numbered years.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Sports • Waterways & Vessels. A significant historical year for this entry is 1906.
Location. 33° Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 330 South Pine Avenue, Long Beach CA 90802, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 10th Anniversary (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Evolution of a skyline (about 500 feet away); G.A.R. Civil War Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); In Their Honor (approx. 0.2 miles away); Easter Island Moai (approx. ¼ mile away); The Breakers (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Sovereign (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Blackstone (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Long Beach.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 1, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 20, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 457 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 20, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.