Wednesday, June 30, 2010

"County Recurrent" July 2010 Forecaster

Wed., June 30, 2010

Heads up!

Mark your calendars for the events listed at the linked webpage below:

I. July 2010 Lifeguard Competition Schedules, Courtesy of "Lifeguard Competition" on Facebook at:!/LifeguardCompetition?v=app_2344061033&vm=all


The San Clemente Ocean Fest, Saturday and Sunday, July 17th & 18th, 2010:

*** Event Schedule Link:

Saturday, the top California lifesavers and watermen and women compete in stand-up paddleboard, 1.5K sprint paddleboard, surf ski championship, ocean ironman races, and the ever-popular thrills and spills of the dory competition. San Clemente Ocean Festival is excited to announce the return of beach flags and the addition of SUP relay to this year’s competitions.

Sunday, the Waterman & Waterwoman event offers exciting and fun filled 5K Beach Run/Walk, ocean swims and run-swim-run races for everyone. The premiere event is the One Mile Ocean Swim in which over 250 swimmers participated last summer.

The International Surf Festival (at Ave. C in Redondo Beach, CA.):

Friday, July 30 2010
7:00 p.m. LA County Lifeguard Championships — Avenue C, Redondo Beach. U.S. Coast Guard Helicopter & L.A. County Lifeguard Rescue Demo, 6-Lifeguard Run Relay, Lifeguard Events, Bud Stevenson Intracrew Medley Relay.

Saturday, July 31 2010
7:00 p.m. So Calif. Lifeguard Championships Events — Avenue C, Redondo Beach, U.S. Coast Guard Helicopter & Los Angeles County Lifeguard Demo, Lifeguard Events / Junior Lifeguard Taplin / Lifeguard Beach Flags, Judge Taplin Three-Mile Lifeguard Medley Relay.

Sunday, August 1 2010
9:30 a.m. Lifeguard Dory Race — Hermosa Pier (8:30am check-in).

note: Thursday, July 29th, the Medal of Valor dinner and ceremony will take place as it usually does to kick off the Intl. Surf Festival.

For more information, contact Dave Story at:

II. OTHER Important News

A. Thursday Nite Paddling In Hermosa (in June and July 2010)

B. "Santa Monica South 2010: Summer of Color" (A Photo Essay)

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spyder said...

What's with that one building in the middle of the top picture; it looks like it is from a scene in "Inception?"

William Maguire said...

Hey MST! That top photo shows the beach just north of the Manhattan Beach Pier during last summer's Intl. Surf Festival. That is what Manhattan Beach is like near the beach, as you will recall, e.g., very densely populated and overbuilt multi story dwellings.