| Jun 5, 2013
| 5:23 PM
Shortly after Matt Ancona started running to lose weight, his competitive nature kicked in. He ran a marathon, then a triathlon, and within three years he had completed an Ironman triathlon. Hoping to get faster, he sometimes trained for 20 to 25 hours...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 2:18 PM
The Red Bull Switchboard, a one-day surfing and snowboarding competition that takes collegiate athletes from Huntington Beach and San Diego, to Big Bear Lake, is Saturday.
The action sports event, which has invited 500 college students from more than...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 6:42 PM
Most people who exercise find a way to work it into their lives. Robert Silvers of Marshfield, Mass., organizes his life around his exercise.
When Silvers recently told his wife that, sorry, he didn't have time to help fix her computer, she reminded him...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 3:51 PM
Even though his season ended after a horrifying bicycle crash in July, Lukas Verzbicas was named Thursday as USA Triathlon’s 2012 rookie of the year.
The Sandburg High School graduate, who now lives in Colorado Springs, has made a stunning...
| Dec 21, 2012
Army veteran Melissa Stockwell has one strong, healthy leg. The other is a scarred, 6-inch stump that she has proudly nicknamed "Little Leg."
The Bucktown woman throws birthday parties for this shortened limb, always dresses it in her favorite colors...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 4:33 AM
MALIBU, Calif. (KTLA) -- A female bicyclist who was killed over the weekend when she veered into a Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus was training for an Ironman Triathlon.
Marisela Echeverria, 36, was dragged beneath the bus and ultimately run...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 9:43 AM
Geneva's Ben Kanute won both the Olympic distance and sprint races at the Collegiate Triathlon Championships this weekend in Tempe, Arizona.
Kanute, 20, a sophomore at the University of Arizona, also had the fastest leg in the mixed team relay.
| Apr 3, 2013
| 3:24 PM
Triathlon is Saturday
The inaugural Huntington Beach Triathlon will take place Saturday.
The event is a sprint distance triathlon that is comprised of a one-half mile swim, 10-mile bike course, and 2.5-mile beach run.
The triathlon will start at 8 a.m....
| Mar 27, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Huntington Beach Jr. All-American Football and Cheer 2013 registration is now open.
Register today to secure your child's jersey number and take advantage of the "Early Bird Pricing," by visiting http://www.hbjaaf.com. The website also includes...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 4:22 PM
The Edison High football team received a commendation on March 4 from the Huntington Beach City Council. The city council honored the Chargers who won the CIF Southern Section Southwest Division championship in late-November, the Sunset League title,...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 2:05 PM
The military and running connection between Bryce Livingston and Blaine O'Reilly is still on the same course.
Both graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in 2011, both were standouts for the Army Black Knights' track and cross country...
| Aug 3, 2010
Like many women of her generation, Casey Kelly grew up playing sports. She played soccer and ran track in high school and went on to play four years of soccer at Daemen College in Amherst, N.Y. But once her final game for the Wildcats ended, so did her...