TGI / Hazards Bike Team: Breaking the Mold of Santa Barbara Cycling

It’s early, it’s the weekend, and you need coffee. You muster up enough energy to get out of bed, throw something halfway decent on, and head to the nearest coffee spot. As you approach the door, there they are in their bright colored jerseys, or “kits”, sitting by their bikes, drinking coffee and having what appears to be a great time. Suddenly it clicks, “they’ve been up for hours and are now relaxing after what was probably a 50+ mile bike ride!” Who are these people who willingly wake up at the crack of dawn to bike further than most of us would consider

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Go For A Glide

Summer is here. The sun is shining and the blue ocean is sparkling, inviting you to come out and enjoy the outdoors. The beautiful beaches of Santa Barbara are attractive for anyone looking to enjoy some time in the sun. Beach-goers looking for an adventure can choose from a range of activities such as surfing, scuba diving, and sailing. To truly take advantage of the warm sunny days and enjoy the marvels of the ocean and the neighboring Channel Islands, why not toss aside your worn out running shoes and don your bathing suit and break out the paddle instead?

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Setting Up for Success: Why These Longtime Friends are Heading Towards the Top of the AV

If you’ve ever spent an afternoon at East Beach, you’ve probably noticed the abundance of volleyball lessons, group classes, and pick-up games. Whether it’s a team of athletes perfecting their form or a group of students playing after summer school, it’s undeniable that that volleyball has taken over the shores of Santa Barbara. But what you may not know is that amidst the everyday crowds that surround the courts of East Beach are a couple of young men

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