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In 10 days, world class match racing comes to Long Beach, California, with the 53rd running of the Congressional Cup regatta! This World Match Racing Tour championship event brings the top sailing talent from around the globe to the waters of Long Beach, Calif., March 28 to April 2, 2017.
New Hope Grief Support Community will be holding its 6th Annual Golf Tournament Fore Hope on Monday, October 3, 2016 at Recreation Park Golf Course 18 in Long Beach. The tournament will begin with a shotgun start at 1pm followed by a happy hour, awards dinner, raffle and auction.
If there were any dusty sailors, following Saturday night’s Mount Gay Rum party at Long Beach Yacht Club, it wasn’t evident in the level of racing on the final day of Ullman Sails Long Beach Race Week (LBRW). Competitors greeted the day head-on, with tight racing in 14 classes on three windward-leeward and random leg courses.
This US Sumo Open is going to be HUGE (no pun intended). Nearly 60 competitors from all over the world will square off in 150+ matches! Dozens of past and current national and world champions from USA, Norway, German, Belgium, Poland, Russia, Egypt, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Tajikistan, Sri Lanka, Mongolia, and Japan are signed up to compete.
LBCC Men’s Volleyball Team Captures State Championship After Come From Behind Rally to beat Orange Coast College
The Long Beach City College Vikings won their ninth state title thanks to a 3-1 victory over the Orange Coast College Pirates in the 2016 California Community College Athletic Association Men’s Volleyball State Championship final on Saturday night at Pierce College in Woodland Hills.
After taking over the top spot last week in the California community college and Southern California polls, the Long Beach City College Vikings have achieved even greater heights as LBCC was today named the No. 1 team in the nation according to JCGridIron.com.
Three-time Olympic gold medalist, Kerri Walsh Jennings goes up for a block at the 2014 ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball (PRNewsFoto/ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball) The ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball (AWSOBV) is set to make its highly-anticipated return to Long Beach, California, this August 18-23, with more than 128 of the world’s top beach volleyball players competing in the final qualifying event held in the U.S.
Long Beach State University (LBSU), in partnership with the Special Olympics World Games, will host 330 Chinese athletes and their coaches, who will stay in the university’s Beachside Housing dormitories from July 21-24 while training for the upcoming World Games.
6th Annual Tour of Long Beach Raises $320,000 for Pediatric Cancer Research at Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital
Cyclists gather at the start line and wait for the 6th Annual Tour of Long Beach to begin. More than 3,000 cyclists of all skill levels came out for the 6th Annual Tour of Long Beach on Saturday, May 9, helping to raise $320,000 for pediatric cancer research at the Jonathan Jaques Children’s Cancer Center (JJCCC) at Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach.
Chris Steele accepts Ficker Cup trophy from Mike VanDyke. Chris Steele and team, representing the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron, have won the Ficker Cup trophy following a nearly flawless regatta, surrendering only two races over the course of three days; and winning a spot in next week’s Congressional Cup regatta.