Tag: Hermosa Beach

Bill Brand Making A Lasting Impact

Bill Brand Making A Lasting Impact Courtesy of Mayor Bill Brand of Redondo Beach and Mayor Stacey Armato of Hermosa Beach, outside the California EPA, Sacramento, California. Mayor Bill Brand of Redondo Beach in Southern California has fought battles all his life. His latest personal battle is with his health. This June, he was diagnosed with Stage 4

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Swimming In South Bay + Santa Monica

Swimming In South Bay + Santa Monica Courtesy of WOWSA, South Bay, Los Angeles, California. The South Bay stretches along the southern shores of Santa Monica Bay in Los Angeles. With over 4.6 million people - and tens of thousands of daily beach visitors - all living and working within several kilometers of its wide beaches, it is no wonder that there is a

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Free Ocean Workouts With SCAQ

In America, there is no swim team with as many ocean swimmers as SCAQ, Southern California Aquatic Masters Swim Club. The massive adult swimming team is spread far and wide throughout the Los Angeles basin. SCAQ includes courageous ocean swimmer Mary Ellen Koetsier-Farr came to the immediate aid of Steven Robles during a Great White Shark encounter in

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The Legacy Of Dwight Crum

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. One of the most popular swims in America is the 2-mile Dwight Crum Pier-to-Pier Swim in Southern California from the Hermosa Beach Pier to the Manhattan Beach Pier. But who is Dwight Crum? He was an excellent distance freestyler who competed for the University of Southern California in the early 1940s. He

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