by Lauren Kim Redondo Union High School band director Ray Vizcarra had an idea of what he wanted to be from as early on as an elementary school. “You were required to write these essays at the end of fifth grade, eighth grade, and looking through some old papers, my dream was always to become […]
by Randy Angel Going for a second straight women’s title at the United States Lifesaving Association National Lifeguard Championships, Jenna Solberg realized she had a bulls eye on her back. She also knew the competitor with the best chance to hit the mark was her LA County Surf Lifesaving Association teammate Kelsey Cummings. After three […]
A Long Overdue Confession from 1968 by Pete Whalon
Patamon, Prince of El Porto by J.E. Marshall
Beach Volleyball: The California Beach Volleyball Association (CBVA) is accepting nominations for its Hall of Fame Class of 2017. Email nominees, including a short bio for each one, to firstname.lastname@example.org by Sunday, Aug. 20.. The CBVA holds numerous tournaments on Saturday, Aug. 26. The popular Mike Cook Mixed takes places at Marine Street and includes […]
by Randy Angel Beginning as an amateur event in 1960, the Manhattan Beach Open has grown to become one of the most prestigious tournament in the sport. It is often called the “Granddaddy,” the “Super Bowl” or the “Wimbledon” of Beach Volleyball. This year’s competition, presented by Acer, features an increased Main Draw of 32 […]
Easy Reader 2017 Anniversary Photo Contest Grand Prize and Honorable Mentions.
Complete coverage: International Surf Festival 2017 Swim, Surf, Sail, Volleyball,Taplin Bell, Medal of Valor
Nearly half of the 184 competitors in the International Surf Festival Velzy Stevens Paddleboard Championships raced with family members, sometimes on the same board. Paddlers competed on boards that ranged from soft tops to unlimited carbon fiber paddleboards.
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LA County Lifeguard Medal of Valor Dinner at Seaside Lagoon
Though still recovering from the Molokai Channel Paddleboard Championships two weeks ago, Matt Poole (third at Molokai) and Katie Hazelrigg (first in mixed relay at Molokai) smoked the competition at the 20th Annual Riviera Mexican R10 paddleboard race. The race was part of last weekend’s International Surf Festival.
Three generations compete in 47th Annual Seawright Tourney
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