San Marcos Offers Free Hike

SAN MARCOS–The City’s Community Services will present a free hike at the 23rd annual San Marcos Trails Day on November 1 in San Marcos. Participants can register at 8:30 a.m. prior to the hike which begins at 9 a.m. Participants will choose from an easy 3-mile hike and a more challenging, 7-mile hike. San Marcos Trails […]

Tony Hawk And Friends Celebrate 11th Annual Stand Up For Skateparks Benefit

Tony Hawk and DJ Z-Trip perform atop Hawk's personal ramp 9/21/14 at Stand Up For Skateparks, the Tony Hawk Foundation's annual benefit in Beverly Hills. Photo by Jody Morris. Image Copyright © Tony Hawk Foundation 2014.

LOS ANGELES–With DJ Z-Trip spinning and mashing sounds atop the 13-foot halfpipe, Tony Hawk’s 11th-annual Stand Up For Skateparks benefit came to a climactic conclusion with Hawk and other top skate and BMX pros performing an all-star demo yesterday at Green Acres Estate in Beverly Hills. The event has become a staple for Tony Hawk […]

Padres Unveil Short-Season Affiliation With Northwest League

SAN DIEGO–The Padres have signed a new player development contract with Short-Season A Tri-City of the Northwest League for the 2015 and 2016 seasons. “Tri-City has a long history as a Short-Season A affiliate, helping players establish their professional footing and prepare for the next step in their careers,” said Preller. “The Padres are excited […]

San Diego DogFest Walk ‘N Roll To Benefit Canine Companions For Independence

SAN DIEGO–Get ready for a tail waggin’ good time at the San Diego DogFest Walk ‘n Roll, the signature national event of Canine Companions for Independence! Grab a leash and join us in NTC Park at Liberty Station for lots of fun and family-friendly activities as we raise money to provide highly trained assistance dogs for people with […]

Lightning Forces Suspension Of UCSD Soccer Game

Jordyn McNutt's corner kick had led to the lone goal of Tuesday's contest prior to the lightning. Photo: Nick Feller/UCSD

SAN DIEGO – With the UC San Diego women’s soccer team leading 1-0 over Point Loma Nazarene University at PLNU Soccer Field on Tuesday evening and 33:34 remaining in the second half, the non-conference meeting of crosstown foes was suspended due to lightning. Play was stopped at 56:26, and with the lightning continuing, a minimum window […]

Mountain Dew Launches San Diego Surfing Program With Pro Surfer Josh Kerr

Pro Surfer Josh Kerr

  SAN DIEGO–Mountain Dew is teaming up with one of the most dynamic surfers in the world and long-time San Diego resident, Josh Kerr, to launch a local surf program with San Diego County college surf teams including the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and Cal State University San Marcos (CSUSM).  In addition, DEW […]

Teams Submit Entries To America’s Cup

SAN FRANCISCO–A strong line-up of teams has submitted entries to race in the 35th America’s Cup ahead of the initial deadline of midnight on August 8th. America’s Cup organizers are now working through the second stage of the entry process with each of these teams. This is expected to finish by August 20. Following the […]

Bermuda And San Diego Shortlisted As America’s Cup Venues

San Diego is on the shortlist for America's Cup.

  SAN FRANCISCO–The island of Bermuda and the city of San Diego have been shortlisted as potential host cities for the 35th America’s Cup.Chicago, which had also been under consideration, is now a likely venue for America’s Cup World Series racing in 2015 and 2016.“Both Bermuda and San Diego have made very compelling cases to […]

Thousands Expected For 7th Annual Bike The Bay Ride

SAN DIEGO–Want the best view of San Diego County? Grab your bike and ride Bike the Bay– the only opportunity to pedal across the renowned San Diego-Coronado Bay Bridge followed by a loop on the newly expanded Bayshore Bikeway. Participants in this causal 25-mile ride will experience some of the county’s most breathtaking waterfront views during […]

Padres Relieve Executive Vice President And General Manager Byrnes

SAN DIEGO–The San Diego Padres have relieved Executive Vice President and General Manager Josh Byrnes of his duties, the organization said Sunday. “This ownership group is committed to fielding a team that consistently competes for postseason play,” said Padres President and CEO Mike Dee. “Thus far this season, the results on the field have been […]