Military Families Join Chargers At Marine Corps Air Station Miramar

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION MIRAMAR–Hundreds of Sailors, Marines, and their families braved the summer’s high temperatures to interact and get signed autographs of their favorite San Diego Chargers player at a practice session at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar. Friday’s visit at the military base was part of the Chargers’ 27th annual Salute to the Military […]

Fast And Furious DVD Launches At Fleet Week Coronado Speed Festival

SAN DIEGO–The 18th annual Fleet Week Coronado Speed Festival, September 19-20, has been selected as the official launch site of the release of Fast and Furious 7 on DVD. Cars from the movie will be at the event throughout the weekend for attendees to see and interact with, and representatives will be giving away movie […]

Team Garrett To Run Half Marathon And 5K’ In Honor Of Man With Rare Disorder

SAN DIEGO–On August 16, about 60 athletes, collectively known as Team Garrett, will run “America’s Finest City Half Marathon and 5K” in San Diego to raise money and awareness for neurofibromatosis (NF), a genetic disorder that can cause tumors to grow on nerves throughout the body and affects one in every 3,000 people. Currently there […]

Ready To Race At Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series Portsmouth

Racing for the 35th America’s Cup is set to begin. Saturday marks the start of the race to Bermuda, as the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series gets underway in Portsmouth. Six teams will begin to accumulate points toward the ultimate goal – winning the America’s Cup in Bermuda in 2017. “Everyone is going to […]

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

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

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 […]