LA2024 Olympics Bid Selects Long Beach as Host of Numerous Events for Sailing, Swimming, Water Polo

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Kerri Walsh and April Ross Clinch Volleyball World Series Victory Following Rio Bronze; Brazilians Win Men’s Competition

Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross defeated a Spanish volleyball team to claim victory Sunday in the final of the World Series of Beach Volleyball (WSOBV) as the series came to a close in Long Beach, held on the sands of Alamitos Beach. Meanwhile, the third-seeded Brazil team beat top-seeded Americans Phil Dalhausser and Nick Lucena in the men’s final.

 

Club Provides Companionship and Expertise in Training for the Ultimate Runner's Experience

The thought of running 26.2 miles for fun is not a common, dare I say sane, thing for a person to contemplate. Add in the fact that according to Greek prose, the race derives from the ill-fated trip of a courier named Pheidippides delivering news of victory at the Battle of Marathon—he died—and it’s understandable that on average only half of one percent of the United States population has undertaken this challenge before.