Thousands To Compete In Carlsbad Triathlon

CARLSBAD–Thousands of runners, elite and amateur, are expected to hit the road and ocean next week at the 34th annual Carlsbad Triathlon on July 12. The 7:30 a.m. starts at Tamarack Surf Beach with a 1K open water ocean swim, followed by a 25K bike course and 5K run through Carlsbad’s scenic coastline and lagoons […]

Cyclist Around The Country To Compete In Carlsbad Grand Prix

CARLSBAD–More than 700 cyclists from all levels will compete for prizes and cash at the third annual Carlsbad Grand Prix on July 20. Cyclists across the U.S. will compete in junior, amateur, professional, and Paralympics categories. The 7 a.m. race kicks off at the Carlsbad Flower Fields, and continues through a scenic, flat 0.9 mile bike […]

Hikes And Cave Exploration Safety Tips

SAN DIEGO–The Sheriff’s Department is reminding the public to be safe when exploring caves or hiking in our mountain areas. There are only 29 parking spots on the trailhead off of Thornbush Road in Ramona. Cars blocking the road and driveway access will be towed at the owner’s expense. Bringing or drinking alcohol in the […]

UC San Diego Breaks Ground On Alex G. Spanos Athletic Performance Center

From right, John Spanos, Susie Spanos, and A.G. and Kamri Spanos. Photo:

LA JOLLA–The University of California, San Diego was joined by members of the Spanos family at the ceremonial groundbreaking for the new Alex G. Spanos Athletic Performance Center earlier this week. The new center is made possible by a lead gift of $500,000 from Dean Spanos, chairman of the board of the San Diego Chargers, […]

Tony Hawk, Clash At Clairemont IX To Help Crush Cancer This Saturday

Action photo of Steve Caballero, Andy Macdonald and Lester Kasai attached. Photo: Ray Zimmerman.

SAN DIEGO–Clash at Clairemont IX, one of the action sports events in the country, is happening in America’s Finest City on June 13. Thousands of San Diegans will once again join forces with a multitude of top professional skateboarders and BMX riders to support the fight against cancer. The family-friendly Clash at Clairemont IX takes […]

Father Joe’s Villages To Host 4th Annual TOWERthon

SAN DIEGO–Father Joe’s Villages is calling all sports enthusiasts and challenge- minded individuals to go vertical at its TOWERthon on June 27 from 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The 4th annual TOWERthon, sponsored by the Grainger Foundation, will take place at 550 Corporate Center. The event proceeds will benefit the homeless youth of Father Joe’s […]

RVLT Surf Steps Up For Pro Am SUP Events On The West Coast‏

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SAN DIEGO–Following the cancellation of Battle of the Paddle, the stand up paddling world has been asking one question: What’s going to fill the massive hole left by the Super Bowl of SUP? It’s a no-brainer that the Carolina Cup fills that void nicely on the east coast… but what about the west coast? On the […]

America’s Cup Challenge From SoftBank Team Japan Is Accepted

SoftBank Team Japan will compete for the America’s Cup after its challenge through the Kansai Yacht Club was accepted by the Golden Gate Yacht Club, represented by the defending champion, Oracle Team USA. “We are very pleased to welcome a Japanese challenge back to the America’s Cup after a 15 year absence,” said Norbert Bajurin, […]

Seattle Seahawks’ Russell Wilson To Host Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Sports

Seattle Seahawks’ quarterback Russell Wilson hosts Kids’ Choice Sports 2015, live from UCLA’s Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles on Thursday, July 16 (8-9:30 p.m. ET/PT, tape delayed for West Coast).Photo credit:Seahawks

LOS ANGELES–Nickelodeon announced that Seattle Seahawks’ two-time Super Bowl quarterback Russell Wilson will serve as host for Kids’ Choice Sports 2015, which returns for its second year live from UCLA’s Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles July 16. The superstar quarterback takes the hosting baton from first-year master of ceremonies Michael Strahan, who will continue to […]

Sugar Ray Leonard Enters The Ring For Skechers

Boxing legend Sugar Ray

MANHATTAN BEACH–Skechers USA, Inc. is staging the ultimate comeback: signing boxing great Sugar Ray Leonard for a knockout campaign in Skechers’ popular Relaxed Fit collection. The legendary showdown will highlight the all-star fighter in a worldwide marketing campaign starting in Fall 2015 that will extend across all media through December 2016. Leonard is the first […]