Eddie Solt

Summer Calender: Surf Camps

Summer  Calender: Surf Camps

BeachSports BeachSports Surf & Beach Camps is celebrating its 20th year. The camp was founded by  LA County Lifeguards. Separate camps focus on surfing, boogie boarding, beach volleyball and junior lifeguard skills.  Camps are located at lifeguard tower  Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach, Redondo Beach, Vista del Mar. BeachSports.org. CampSurf CampSurf offers surf instruction year round […]

 Eddie Solt

Summer Calender: SUP Camps

Summer Calender: SUP Camps

Summer is for stand-up Stand-up paddling begins with a gently sloping learning curve in the protected waters of King Harbor or the calm summer water off local beaches. But the curve quickly steepens for paddlers who choose to surf or to enter any of the year round races in Southern California. Fortunately, the South Bay […]

 Eddie Solt

Summer Calender: Skate Camps

Summer Calender: Skate Camps

PCH Skate Camps PCH Skate Camps, an affiliate of Body Glove Camps,  provide beginner to intermediate level skate and safety instruction focusing on basic ollies and turns, flip tricks, grinds and vert skating. A variety of ramps, rails and fun boxes are positioned differently each day. All campers are required to wear full pads. Private […]

 Eddie Solt

Grom Q and A: Joey Samuelian “I love to surf dude.”

Grom Q and A: Joey Samuelian “I love to surf dude.”

Young Joey Samuelian

 Eddie Solt

Surfer’s Stomps: The Beach Hut

Surfer’s Stomps: The Beach Hut

Hawaiian food hits the spot in the category of amazing after surf grinds. The Surf Hut in Torrance, a South Bay institution since 1972, offers Hawaiian plate lunches and well portioned breakfasts like “the Loco Moco.”

 Eddie Solt

May Surf Sleds: Candace Stalder’s 1965 Country Squire

May Surf Sleds: Candace Stalder’s 1965 Country Squire

Local Torrance Beach surfer Candace Stalder keeps a 1965 Ford Country Squire in the family as her daily driver.

 Eddie Solt

SBBC King of the South Bay 2015 Presented by Spyder: Power turns prevail for Dane Zaun

SBBC King of the South Bay  2015 Presented by Spyder: Power turns prevail for Dane Zaun

After a season starting with the most postponements due to enormous waves, rain, and/or gale force onshore winds in the five year history of the club, the SBBC wrapped up the 2015 season with the last couple of contests in favorable conditions making the year truly special. On Saturday, May 2nd, the league concluded with the “King of the South Bay” contest at Manhattan Beach Pier.

 Eddie Solt

SBSSA Allstar Meet: South Bay Scholastic surf season wraps up with a killer Allstar finale, awards

SBSSA Allstar Meet: South Bay Scholastic surf season wraps up with a killer Allstar finale, awards

After a season in which cooperative surf and warmer than normal temperatures resulted in only a few rescheduled contests, the South Bay Scholastic Surfing Association concluded with it’s annual All Star Meet last Saturday at Hermosa Beach Pier.

 Eddie Solt

SBBC Event #4 Presented by ET Surf: Warren Kushner Crushes the Competition [RECAP+ PICS]

SBBC Event #4 Presented by ET Surf:  Warren Kushner Crushes the Competition [RECAP+ PICS]

With the South Bay Boardrider’s contest season winding down, Event #4 presented by ET Surf brought out the surf stoked to 26th st. Manhattan Beach. The breakers ranged in the two to three foot range with occasional four foot set that were perfect for Open Mens and Masters winner Warren Kushner.

 Eddie Solt

Drop Zone LA: “Hotsauce of the Month”

Drop Zone LA: “Hotsauce of the Month”

“Hotsauce of the Month” is a new feature in Drop Zone LA covering the local hot babes.

 Eddie Solt

Walk of Fame: Dennis Jarvis Keeps Local Surf Culture Alive

Walk of Fame: Dennis Jarvis Keeps Local Surf Culture Alive

Part II of the Dennis Jarvis story chronicling his determination in the world of Surfing and the building of his brand, Spyder Surfboards.

 Eddie Solt

Legends of Surf Weekend

Legends of Surf Weekend

The Eighth Annual Spyder Surf Fest presented by Kinecta Federal Credit Union returns to Hermosa Beach during the Legends of Surf Weekend April 3-4. The Festival kicks off with the acclaimed comedy “Point Break Live” followed by the Surfers’ Walk of Fame Inductions, the LA Surf Awards, and live music and more.

 Eddie Solt

Spyder’s Dennis Jarvis keeps alive Hermosa Beach’s Surf City legacy

Spyder’s Dennis Jarvis keeps alive Hermosa Beach’s Surf City legacy

Dennis Jarvis, an iconic pro surfer who went on to establish the Spyder Surf empire, is inducted into the Walk of Fame.

 Eddie Solt

SBBC Event #3 Presented by Becker Surf Contest

SBBC Event #3 Presented by Becker Surf Contest

Groms, weather, slip and slide add to the stoke of South Bay Boardrider contest

 Eddie Solt

SBSSA Team Challenge High School Surf Contest

SBSSA Team Challenge High School Surf Contest

Mira Costa remains unbeaten as the surf team wins the SBSSA Team challenge held at the Hemosa Beach Pier last Saturday.

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