Randy Angel

Cycling: MB Grand Prix has new twist

by Randy Angel For years, cyclists competing in the Manhattan Beach Grand Prix (MBGP) have jockeyed for position on the final hill on Ardmore Avenue before entering the final tight turn at 15th Street that led to a short straightaway to the finish line. This year, the 1.3-mile course will take on a new look. […]

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MB Tennis Open celebrates 50th anniversary

By Randy Angel Tennis players of various skill levels will celebrate the Silver Anniversary of the Manhattan Beach Tennis Open when the four-day tournament is held in July. Run by the City of Manhattan Beach Parks and Recreation Department, the tournament is open to players ages 16 and over and will be played at Live […]

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New, returning athletes to compete in 13th Annual Redondo Triathlon

By Randy Angel Celebrating its 13th year, the Redondo Beach Triathlon has become and family-oriented event that includes a mixture of athletes, from the next generation of triathletes to weekend warriors and elite performers. Race Directors Rick and Connie Crump note that the triathlon is the only event that races on the pier. The scenic, […]

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Surf Festival celebrates 56 years of watermen, waterwomen

by Randy Angel Manhattan Beach will host the 56th International Surf Festival this year. Competitors of all ages and abilities will participate dozens of ocean and beach events. This year’s festival will be held Thursday, Aug. 3 through Monday, August 7. It kicks off with the Charlie Saikley 6-man beach volleyball tournament at 9 a.m. […]

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Easy Reader South Bay Summer Calendar 2017

Easy Reader South Bay Summer Calendar 2017

  Puppet power Friday, May 12 Join Richard Woloski’s high-energy puppets entertain the whole family. 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Hermosa Beach Library, 550 Pier Ave., Hermosa Beach. For a list of more programs visit colapublib.org or call (310) 379-8475.   Golf Fore a Cause Friday, May 12 Golf Fore a Cause at the South Bay […]