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Best Things To Do This Weekend In Los Angeles - July 21

As is usually the case, this weekend in Los Angeles is brimming with awesome recreational options. From major music festivals to gourmet food, from art installations to elite level soccer, whatever your preference you can find it in somewhere in Los Angeles. 682 more words

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AVP Hermosa: Calling all ghosts of beach volleyball's past

The first thing Kevin Cleary will always remember is the crowd.

It didn’t begin as the massive, heckling contingent that would mob the Manhattan Beach Pier. 275 more words

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San Francisco AVP Part 2 (A Song of Ice and Fire)

Some players make highlight reels. I am not one of those players. High-line shots aren’t included in a Best Hits montage and I’ve yet to walk around a tournament and overhear, “Did you see that routine dig Billy Allen had? 885 more words


San Francisco AVP Part 1 (Memorable Matches)

It was an hour drive from our hotel to downtown Cabo San Lucas where we were going for a glass-bottom boat ride. I sat in the front seat of the large charter bus filled with guests of South of the Border Volleyball Vacations, answering questions to pass the time. 2,369 more words


Alien Vs. Predator

Maybe it’s just the power of lowered (and I mean lowered) expectations, but to my surprise I didn’t hate this much-maligned crossover, and, from a certain perspective, found it a more enjoyable experience than the recent… 465 more words


Seattle AVP (Thirteen Years in the Making)

I played my first AVP tournament my senior year of college with my Northridge teammate Ty Tramblie. Ty was the only other “beach guy” at Northridge so, despite the fact that we competed for the same setting position indoor, we’d play beach together as much as possible. 2,251 more words