By Michele Lamelin

Women on Waves
April 12, Capitola


One of the few women’s only surf contests in California. Started in 1996 by the guys from the West Wind Surf Club, WOW is a unique, one day event that brings together generations of women surfers from girls as young as three years old to the pioneers in our community who broke the gender barrier back in the 1960’s.

The one day festival celebrates women in the water, showcasing their athleticism while enjoying the sport of surfing. WOW Surf Fest promotes community building through surfing with the ultimate goal of raising funds for various local scholarships. Visit them online or find them on Facebook for more information.


Eppie’s Kids Duathlon
May 17, Sacramento


Unlike previous years, Eppie’s Great Race® (EGR) will present the ninth annual Kids Duathlon on a different date than their flagship event. The primary goal …