Category Archives: Sports

Randy’s Donuts shows their LA Kings spirit

Most of us who have grown up in LA have been to Randy’s Donuts on Manchester at one time or another. On the way to work, on the way home from a concert or just driving around, it’s been part … Continue reading

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Southland Tales: Skatercross

Back in September of 1978, after a year or so of idolizing all the Dogtown guys, my father took my brother and I down to Skatercross in Reseda and got us memberships; I was twelve, my brother was eight. One … Continue reading

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DOGBUNGA? Surfing Pups Will be Hanging Ten Saturday at Loews Coronado Bay

Champion dog surfers will be hanging ten at the Loews Coronado Bay Surf Dog Competition this Saturday, June 22nd, 2013.  The “2013 Loews Surf Dog Competition Unleashed by Petco” is scheduled to start at 11:00 a.m. at the Imperial Beach … Continue reading

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Where to Watch Super Bowl XLVII

No matter which team you’re rooting for, the Beat has a few spots for you to get some beer and grub. And lots of yelling. Maybe even some guys punching the air. I cannot promise your safety if you are rooting … Continue reading

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Coming soon: The Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic

The third-annual Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic, Los Angeles will return to Will Rogers State Historic Park on Saturday, October 6, 2012. Fresh off the heels of June’s widely popular Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic in New York, the Los Angeles event … Continue reading

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The Malibu Noseriding Open is $75/open entry/male or female/any age. Register at: This will be the first noseriding-only event at Malibu in more than 5 years.

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Movie Review: Ball Player:Pelotero

According to one online source, the chief export of the Dominican Republic is its 10% share of the world’s supply of ferronickel.  Any baseball fan, however, knows that the island country’s primary export is not ferronickel, but baseball players (‘Peloteros’ … Continue reading

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Game 3 Of The Western Conference Finals – Los Angeles Kings Historic Playoff Run

  Last year at this time if you would have told me I’d be watching the Los Angeles Kings come to within two games of the Stanley Cup, the Clippers contending for an NBA title, whilst the Lakers find themselves … Continue reading

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Last Saturday’s Sk8wars

I was thrilled to go to the LA sports Arena to witness the high energy skate competition called Sk8wars. Amateurs of all ages came to fight for their chance to win cash and prizes.    At 10 AM I was surprised that … Continue reading

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Los Angeles Skate Wars!

From Press Release: The first “SK8 Wars Urban Battle AM Tour” will take place at the LA Sports Arena Saturday, March 17, 2012, 11am-7pm. This full one-day event is aimed to support inner city youth, who will compete in a … Continue reading

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