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Home » 2015 » January » 01

Mavericks surf window open, festival cancelled

Jan 1 : “I think Titans of Mavericks is going to be a pivot point in big-wave surfing,” veteran Santa Cruz invitee Ken “Skindog” Collins said.…which bought the brand rights to the large wave contest near Half Moon Bay (archive) earlier this…
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Spate of violence offsets New Year’s celebrations in handful of Bay Area cities

Jan 1 : Santa Cruz police stated members in the group pelted county cars with rocks, bottles and paint.

Spate of violence offsets New Year’s celebrations in handful of Bay Area cities

Jan 1 : …Santa Cruz drew police attention as about twenty people, dressed in all-black clothing akin to Black Bloc activists, marched to the county jail around midnight carrying banners promoting violence against and death to police officers.
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Coffee and Confection Goodness

YELP Jan 1: …this is the best bakery in Santa Cruz with a variety of selections in the pastry and the food section……strawberry, coconut (illustration) , and some chocolate decadence.
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Top 5 of 2014: Jim Seimas’ picks for Santa Cruz County sports storylines of the year

Jan 1 : …joining MLB’s Miami Marlins after playing in Japan in 2013. He ended it by coming full circle, returning home after the Marlins traded him to the San Francisco Giants to fill the void left by Pablo…Just missing the cut: Cabrillo College volleyball (illustration)…
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Top 5 of 2014: Jim Seimas’ picks for Santa Cruz County sports storylines of the year

Jan 1 : Just missing the cut: Cabrillo College volleyball (illustration) team’s return to the state final and Santa Cruz surfer Nic Lamb winning the Large Wave World…
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Top 5 of 2014: Jonny Clugston’s picks for Santa Cruz County storylines of the year

Jan 1 : 1Cabrillo women’s volleyball’s 62-game win streak:

Top 5 of 2014: Jonny Clugston’s picks for Santa Cruz County storylines of the year

Jan 1 : The Association of Surfing Professionals shook off the famous Mavericks Invitational from the Large Wave World Tour this year, but that didn’t stop Cartel Management — which took over the contest in the spring — from…

Top 5 of 2014: Julie Jag’s picks for the Santa Cruz County sports storylines of the year

Jan 1 : Posted: 12/31/14, 8:50 PM PST | Updated: 36 secs ago…
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Top 5 of 2014: Andrew Matheson’s picks for Santa Cruz County sports storylines of the year

Jan 1 : Soquel High alum Casey McGehee was named the National League’s Comeback Player of the Year in Nov following a season in which he returned to the large leagues, batted .287 with 29 doubles for the Miami…
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Surfing (Block5)

Natural Bridges Migration Festival

Tpgonlinedaily has a long article Feb 7: Most adult and juvenile whales pass Santa Cruz on their way to Alas. by mid April. (more…)

Mavericks wipeout: Fate of surf contest in question after organizers declare bankruptcy

Smdailyjournal Feb 2: The competition, which started in 1999, draws top surfers from around the world for one day of large wave surfing with waves of up to sixty ft. but are at least 25 feet. (more…)

Klean Kanteen Bolsters Team with Three New Hires

Snewsnet Feb 1: He also spent over 8 years at J.M. Smucker Company, where he managed a variety of brands and products for the R.W. Knudsen Family, Santa Cruz Organic, Natural Brew, and Smuckers brands, as well as customized initiatives for national… (more…)

Titans of Mavericks: Surfers descended on Pillar Point Harbor for opening ceremony

Smdailyjournal has a long article Oct 22: Santa Cruz’s Anthony Tashnick, left, who won the Mavericks event in 2005, and Half Moon Bay’s Ion Banner, who is a Committee five member, talk as they paddle out as part of the opening ceremony for the Titans of Mavericks surf contest. (more…)

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Surfing (Block6)

Surfing Rockview with the Santa Cruz Waves Junior Surf Team

Sep 18 2013 : Surfers, Zealand Hunter, Santiago, Chile, Hart, Sean Winterburn and Team Coach, Tyler Fox, paddle out for a high tide session at Rockview in Santa Cruz, California. …
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Newsom surfing Santa Cruz

Youtube: My brother and I surfing a little secret spot and me trying to score in a competition at a not-so-secret spot… sounds recording IODA Completely new Stories – Highway…
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