Tag: Cabrillo Beach

68th Cabrillo Beach Polar Bear Plunge

68th Cabrillo Beach Polar Bear Plunge Courtesy of Cabrillo Beach Polar Bears, Cabrillo Beach, California. Just before noon on New Year’s Day, the Cabrillo Beach Polar Bears will crown its 2020 King and Queen who will lead the 68th annual Polar Bear Plunge for anyone who wishes to enter the expected sub-16°C ocean water. In 1953, John Olguin co-founded

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The Kings And Queens Of Cabrillo Beach

John Olguin and Jack Cheaney co-founded the Cabrillo Beach Polar Bear Club in Southern California in 1953. The Cabrillo Beach Polar Bears is a club of open water swimmers who train at Cabrillo Beach in San Pedro, California near the finish of the Catalina Island channel crossings. The team annually hosts the Cabrillo Beach Polar Bear Swim on January 1st

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Open Water Swimmer Jamming In California

Sunny skies, wide sandy beaches, Hollywood, Disneyland, skateboarders, and surfers. There are lots of different images that come to mind when Southern California is the topic. And one thing that Southern California - a land of 12+ million people - has in abundance from Santa Barbara to Orange County is an active swimming community. Pool swimmers, open

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