| Aug 22, 2012
| 2:37 PM
We hear it when the surfing superstars of the world make their little comments about the waves in Huntington Beach.
They say it all the time, and they were saying it during the U.S. Open a few weeks ago. After Lakey Peterson won the women's title, she...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 7:23 PM
Corona del Mar High School juniors Andrew Boukather and Cole Friedman used to shop at Jack's Surfboards in Corona del Mar Plaza.
But this summer, the friends and business partners are selling a line of shirts from their newly launched Spruce Clothing...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 1:53 PM
The U.S. Open of Surfing has become something incredible.
It's the biggest surfing contest in the world, with men's winner receiving a check for $100,000. I was down there Monday checking things out and I heard Rick "Rockin' Fig" Fignetti say on the...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 1:04 PM
He's traveled far and wide to the some of the most desired surf spots in the world, but no matter the exotic destination, Main Street, Huntington Beach, will always remain a magical place for Andy Verdone.
It's where the Huntington Beach High surf...
| Jul 31, 2012
CLICK HERE for this locations website. WE'VE MOVED to Cedar Valley Shopping Center located at 800 E Rochamnbeau Dr., Suite F located across the street from Lowe's and Walmart.
One Convenient Location
By understanding our customers' needs and...
| Jul 28, 2012
Not many people had heard of stand-up paddleboarding until 10 years ago, when surfing star Laird Hamilton started catching gigantic waves standing on an oversized surfboard that he propelled with a long outrigger kayak paddle. But SUP, as it's known,...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 6:06 PM
Schedule: Group A: vs. France, July 29; vs. Tunisia, July 31; vs. Nigeria, Aug. 2; vs. Lithuania, Aug. 4; vs. Argentina, Aug. 6
Olympic experience: This is Anthony's third Olympics appearance. He was...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 4:48 PM
While Vic was out on the ocean this past weekend, searching for pelagic birds on a trip with Sea and Sage Audubon, I went to photography boot camp.
Ralph Velasco, a noted local travel photographer, teaches this great refresher course periodically at...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 12:26 PM
First, the spot she won on the Olympic team for the Beijing Games was taken away and given to a competitor. Then, after making this year's team, she learned her sport would be dropped from the Games after London.
Somehow, Farrah Hall, the sole American...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 4:33 PM
"The learning curve is three minutes."
That was my dread-locked instructor Michael Westenberger, who goes by "Westy," as he watched me awkwardly wobble from my knees to my feet on a stand-up paddleboard, the gear used in the fast-growing water sport...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 7:08 AM
Surfer Blood, a Florida rock band that's made some fine melodic music in recent years, is coming to Virginia Beach Aug. 25 to do a special promotional show for surfwear company Hurley.
The show is part of the "Hurley Rocks You Back to School Campaign."...