Archive for August, 2014

Surfing & body surfing big waves at the Wedge, Newport Beach, Hurricane Marie

Tropical storm Marie developed into a category 5 hurricane in August of 2014, with winds up to 160mph. As Hurricane Marie, it brought Southern California some pretty big surf, which is unusual for the summer months. The eastern Pacific area off of Baja has already seen four category 4 hurricanes this summer, which is the […]

2014 Police Motorcycle Training & Competition Carlsbad CA

The San Diego County Motor Officers’ Association¬†¬†hosts an annual motorcycle skills contest for West Coast law enforcement agencies. Participants come from as far away as Tijuana, San Francisco, and Las Vegas. They engage in slow speed contests around orange cones, one of which involved two bikes tied together with a short strap. Pop the strap, […]