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Over-The-Line gets back in the swing of things
It will be toes in the sand and brews in the hand for the 62nd Annual World Championship Over-The-Line (OTL) Tournament sponsored by the Old Mission Beach Athletic Club (OMBAC) on back-to-back week...
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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What's that old board really worth?
Having been in the surfing world for more than 50 years now, I have learned a thing or two about surfboards. Bird's Surf SHED now houses more than 1,000 surfboards and counting. It has grow so larg...
Jun 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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WaveHouse celebrates 10 years with pro flowboarders competition
Mission Beach’s WaveHouse, the iconic 40,000-square-foot beachfront venue at Belmont Park, this week celebrates the 10-year anniversary of its famous wave machines by inviting pro flowboarders from...
Jun 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bird's Surf Scoop: Changing tides!
Since the latter part of the 1950s, polyurethane foam has been at the core of most all surfboards built. But after more than half a century of repeated use, surfboard technology and construction is...
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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June Jr. Over-the-Line tournament in Mission Bay on June 7
June Jr. Over-the-Line tournament (OTL), sponsored by The Old Mission Beach Athletic Club, is scheduled to take place on Fiesta Island. The second Jr. OTL tournament of the year begins Sunday, June...
Jun 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Olympic Day at San Diego Rowing Club in Mission Beach features Olympians
The San Diego Rowing Club, one of the nation’s oldest rowing clubs, will be holding its inaugural Olympic Day celebration at 10 a.m. Sunday, May 31 with local Olympians. Established in 1888, San Di...
May 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Meb to race Suja Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Half Marathon
U.S. Olympian Meb Keflezighi will return to his hometown streets of San Diego to run the Suja Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Half Marathon at 6:30 a.m. on Sunday, May 31. The race has been selected to hos...
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local karate school receives recognition
A local karate school has been recognized for excellence from more than 400 studios in a worldwide karate organization. The World Tang Soo Do Association (WTSDA), an international organization with...
May 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Memorial set in Pacific Beach for local Little League icon
On August 16, 1914, the Indianapolis Hoosiers, with future Hall of Famers Edd Roush and Bill McKechnie in the lineup, destroyed the Pittsburgh Rebels 21-6 in Federal League action. That same day, J...
Apr 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chargers Malcom Floyd to judge dunk contest at Hoops at the Beach
The Jack in the Box “Hoops at the Beach” 3-on-3 basketball tournament (#HoopsAtTheBeach) – the largest of its kind in San Diego – returns to Bonita Cove Park in Mission Bay on May 2 and 3. The 28th...
Apr 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pacific Beach native named 'Coach of the Year'
Pacific Beach native Megan (Lowrey) Haber, recently earned the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference “Coach of the Year” award. Haber has coached the Grossmont College women's tennis team to its eighth...
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hunger Walk at De Anza Cove in Mission Bay on April 25
A “Hunger Walk” to raise funds for the needy, sponsored by the Community Christian Service Agency, will take place at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 25 at DeAnza Cove, Mission Bay Park. The event serves th...
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crown Point crew helps UCSB win Copley Cup
Crown Point residents helped propel UCSB men’s varsity 8 to win the Copley Cup at the San Diego Crew Classic held this past weekend in Mission Bay. One of the rowers in the UCSB varsity 8 was Sean ...
Apr 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Diego junior rowers sweep competition at Desert Sprints
High school rowers from the San Diego Rowing Club proved their strength and speed as they claimed all four gold medals in 8+ juniors racing, blazing past regional and international competitors at t...
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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As Chargers stadium plans heat up, so does the rhetoric
The war of words between the Chargers and Mayor Kevin Faulconer's stadium task force has no signs of ending anytime soon. It began when the Chargers teamed up with the Oakland Raiders to opt for a ...
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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