Issue 85

California Brewing: Session Beers

California Brewing: Session Beers

Three session beers worth earning and the stories behind them By Derrick Peterman Just what is a “session beer” anyway?  Terms like Saison, Hefeweizen, IPA and now session beer entering our beer vocabulary can be confusing to those just looking for something good to...
Liquid Imagery: Adam Replogle

Liquid Imagery: Adam Replogle

Adam Replogle By Nelly Hometown: Santa Cruz     Stance: Regular     Specialty: Carving Sponsors: Nowadays I really don’t have sponsors. More like supporters such as Billabong, Billabong Surfshop, Aloha Grille, Channel Islands, Surftech and Future Fins. These companies...
Destination: San Luis Obispo

Destination: San Luis Obispo

Challenge and indulge yourself in this sweet  seaside town By Kristin Conard On the 101 just about halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco, the old mission town of San Luis Obispo (also known as just San Luis or the even simpler SLO) has mountains, wine country,...
Athlete Profile: Patti Bauerfiend

Athlete Profile: Patti Bauerfiend

A 13 hour, 28 mile swim across the Monterey Bay By Leonie Sherman Thousands of tourists flock to the Monterey Bay to sail, surf, and explore. Patti Bauerfiend comes to swim. “I think some people stand at the bottom of a cliff and wonder if it can be climbed,” Patti...
Event Profiles: Summer 2015

Event Profiles: Summer 2015

A sneak peek at some of the season’s best upcoming events Jay Moriarity Memorial Paddleboard Race June 20 • Capitola The 14th Annual Jay Moriarity Memorial Paddleboard Race is one of the longest running paddleboard races in the country. The event keeps getting better...
Gear We Love: June / July 2015

Gear We Love: June / July 2015

Goodies for your active lifestyle Kaenon Jetty We challenge you to find anything wrong with Kaenon shades. It’s hard to imagine bathing your eyes in a warmer, softer glow. With the Kaenon Jetty, harsh outdoor glare is transformed into usable light with a variety of...