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Sports & Fitness – Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach, Redondo Beach

 Kevin Cody

The 20th Annual Hermosa Beach Triathlon

The 20th Annual Hermosa Beach Triathlon

The 20th Annual Hermosa Beach Triathlon will draw 700 competitors to downtown Hermosa Beach on Sunday. The race begins at 7 a.m. with a quarter mile swim on the south side of the pier, followed by a 10-mile bike ride up Pier Avenue and looping around Valley and Ardmore drives, before returning to the pier. […]

 Easy Reader Staff

@slopehunter documents uphill runs

@slopehunter documents uphill runs

by Jennings Nelson Danusa Prado, 40, is a slope hunter. She seeks out and runs up steep hills and inclines, over and over, to the point of exhaustion. The Redondo Beach accountant and economist began running up slopes three years ago in her native São Paulo, Brazil. Running slopes was a way to connect with […]

 David Mendez

RUHS tops RBPD in friendly slow-pitch softball game

RUHS tops RBPD in friendly slow-pitch softball game

by David Mendez The Redondo Beach Police Department took the field against Redondo Union High School’s Varsity Baseball team last Thursday, losing 9 to 6 in nine innings of friendly slow-pitch softball — or at least, as friendly as it could be with RUHS Coach Andy Diver relentlessly heckling the cops. The game was all […]

 Paul Teetor

Consolation Kids prevail at Manhattan Beach Live Oak Park 3 on 3 basketball tourney

Consolation Kids prevail at Manhattan Beach Live Oak Park 3 on 3 basketball tourney

“This is like watching the Bad Boy Detroit Pistons play the Bad Boy Detroit Pistons.”    by Paul Teetor Three brand new Live Oak Legends – Jersey Joe, The Kid, and Turbo – were born last Friday afternoon during the 48th Annual Live Oak Park 3 on 3 Basketball Classic. They achieved legendary status by pulling […]

 Kevin Cody

Team Beach Cities, Southern Section All CIF

Team Beach Cities, Southern Section All CIF

Six of this year’s 12 Southern Section All CIF volleyball players, enough to field a team, are from the Beach Cities. All CIF honors are based on the recommendations of the CIF Southern Section Volleyball Coaches Association. The Beach City honorees, announced last Thursday, are Mira Costa’s Jack Walmer (setter) and Ben Coordt (outside hitter); […]

 David Mendez

RUHS pitcher Dalquist drafted by White Sox

RUHS pitcher Dalquist drafted by White Sox

by David Mendez Redondo Union pitching standout Drew Dalquist was drafted in the third round of the Major League Baseball Amateur Draft by the Chicago White Sox. Dalquist’s call to the pros caps a senior season that saw him lead the Sea Hawks Varsity Baseball team on a run into the CIF playoffs. “He’s a […]

 Kevin Cody

Easy Reader sports editor Randy Angel left it all on the field

Easy Reader sports editor Randy Angel left it all on the field

There’s a saying in sports about those guys who play hard, play for others, and never take a down or an inning off that also applies to how Randy lived. He left it all on the field.

 Kevin Cody

Easy Reader sports editor Randy Angel never missed a deadline, until this week

Easy Reader sports editor Randy Angel never missed a deadline, until this week

Easy Reader sports editor Randy Angel passed away Saturday, at age 60. He reported on local sports for the past three decades.