All Blog Posts Tagged 'sports' (581)

New Coronado Village After School Tennis Program ($10 Per Week)

Village Elementary PTO in partnership with Coronado Tennis Center proudly presents:

Village Tennis Stars

Register today, as classes begin Tuesday, October 7 on the Village Elementary school playground. 

This is an after-school recreation pilot program giving kids an opportunity to experience the fun of…


Added by eCoronado on September 30, 2014 at 10:06am — No Comments

City of Coronado Recreation Director Linda Rahn Announces Retirement

 (September 29, 2014) – Linda Rahn has announced her retirement as Director of Recreation Services, a position she has held for 14 years. Her last day is November 18.

During her tenure, Rahn has trained and managed an enthusiastic team of individuals who have helped her over the years further encourage and instill the benefits and joys of recreation in a community that…


Added by eCoronado on September 30, 2014 at 10:01am — 1 Comment

Sign up Now for the Coronado High School Cheer Clinic Sunday September 21

The Coronado High School Cheer team is holding their annual Cheer Clinic this Sunday, September 21 from 1-5pm.  The clinic is open to all children ages 5 and up and will be held at the Coronado High School gym. 

Participants will learn cheers, chants, jumps and dance from the Coronado High School Cheer Team and will be invited to perform during half time of the October 3, 2014 Varsity football game. 

Registration fee is $50 and includes instruction, clinic shirt, poms, photo…


Added by Kellee Hearther on September 19, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments

Car procession for Annual Fleet Week Coronado Speed Festival to take place today in Coronado

The kick-off and celebration of all things automobiles for the 17th Annual Fleet Week Coronado Speed Festival will officially begin today with a car procession from the makeshift speedway on Naval Air Station North Island to Rotary Park in Coronado. More than 40 automobiles of all kinds are expected to join the procession.  The procession will begin at Naval Air Station North Island, will travel down Fourth Avenue to Orange, and will end at Rotary Park in Coronado, CA…


Added by Community Manager on September 18, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments

Coronado Junior Tennis Open Honors Nick Shultz

The First Annual Nick Shultz Memorial Junior Open begins this Saturday, September 20. It is the Coronado Tennis Center's first United States Tennis Association (USTA)-sanctioned junior tournament. The competition will take place over two weekends, with the finals being held Sunday, September 28.

The tournament is named for Nick Shultz, one of Coronado’s most beloved tennis players, whose passion and love of the game inspired nearly everyone who crossed his path.…


Added by Gloria Tierney on September 16, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments

Football Season & Ron's Garage Take Over McP's Irish Pub


Coronado’s only Irish Pub, McP’s, is preparing for football season. The restaurant and bar just added 17 big screen TVs to accommodate customers eager to not miss the…


Added by Joseph Ditler on September 2, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments

CHS Tennis Team wins CIF Championships

The CHS tennis team winning CIF championships for the first time in CHS history. Pictured above are the team members as well as some of the Coronado Tennis Association board members. The CTA generously bought the team the championship hoodies they are wearing in the photo.

KIDS. Back row from left to right: Noah Hocker, Gunnar Dutch, Jack Balfour, Chad Lee, Ryan…


Added by Community Manager on August 31, 2014 at 10:00pm — 1 Comment

URT Womp Packs Beach, Pounds Competitors - Results, Photos & Videos

If you haven't heard of URT Clothing company, you really need to power down your device and get on out to the ocean...yes, the ocean that is just a few blocks away from anywhere in Coronado.  Ian Urtnowski is a former Coronado lifeguard and started the clothing company back in 2008.  He explains that he heard a sea lion barking his name "URT" and he had to answer the call.  Six years later, it's hard not to spot URT stickers, clothing and locals looking forward to the next…


Added by eCoronado on August 29, 2014 at 11:00pm — No Comments

CUSD Staff and Board Members Accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Coronado Unified School District Superintendent, Dr. Jeff Felix was joined by Dr. Jay Marquand (CMS Principal), Claudia Gallant (CUSD Senior Director of Learning and Instruction), Jenny Moore (CHS Principal), Dawn Ovrom (President of the School Board), Steve Abbott (CHS Assistant Principal), Maria Simon (School Board Member), Whitney DeSantis (Village Elementary Principal), Tom Bevilacqua  (Village and Strand…


Added by Kellee Hearther on August 25, 2014 at 9:00pm — 2 Comments

Coronado Long Distance Paddler - Carter Graves - Interviewed on Fox 5 TV

Carter Graves is a phenom, a force of nature. She's tough as nails in a competition, and leaves men and women broken in her wake whether she's surfing, paddling or swimming. And yet, her laugh is compared to pouring a Dr Pepper into a glass too fast. She's one of the great woman paddlers of the world, and she hails from Coronado.…


Added by Joseph Ditler on August 20, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Coronado Woman Wins Molokai To Oahu Race (Video)

CORONADO, Calif. – A Coronado woman has been on countless adventures at sea – most of them have come on a 12-foot paddleboard.

The latest sea-quest for Carter Graves came in the Hawaiian Islands on July 27. She won the 32-mile Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championship in the women’s stock division.

The 22-year-old Neighborhood All-Star plans to defend her title in the Catalina Classic on Sunday where she’ll paddle from Catalina Island to the…


Added by eCoronado on August 19, 2014 at 7:54pm — No Comments

Coronado Aquatics Club Competes in Hawaii

After a long summer of training and competing, the Coronado Aquatics Club headed to the island of Oahu to compete in the 46th Annual Hawaiian Invitational earlier this month. The boys competed in the 16u and 18u divisions and the girls competed in the 18u and Open divisions. The tournament hosted teams from New Zealand, Australia, Hawaii, and the mainland.

The boys were dominant in the 16u division. They posted a 10-7 over Villa Park from Southern California to win the…


Added by Mackenzie Wiley on August 18, 2014 at 10:00pm — 3 Comments

Free Fitclub offered at Coronado Library


Hi Everyone,

Feel free to invite your friends and family to this fun and invigorating workout! It will always be different but it will always be CARDIO!!! Don't we love it! It will be the perfect way to finish the day with a fat blasting Cardio workout guaranteed to get you to burn calories all night long while you're sleeping!! 

The point of this free event is to gather people new in town,…


Added by Solene Huchon on August 14, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Coronado Little League Fall Ball

FALLBALL Sign ups are happening NOW!

Please visit for more information!

Questions…..Please contact Cindy Kullberg at

Added by Cindy Kullberg on July 31, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments

Coronado to Host USTA National Championships beginning July 31

The USTA Girls 16s/Girls 18s National Championships will be held at The Barnes Tennis Center July 31-August 1, (Qualifying Tournament) and August 2-9, (Main Draw). I’m writing to tell you a little about the tournament and to urge you to make the trip to The Barnes Center and see the finest junior girls in the country compete. Admission and parking are free.

As the most prestigious junior girls tournament in the country, it awards the winner of the 18s singles a wild…


Added by Community Manager on July 31, 2014 at 8:19am — No Comments

Miracles of Meditation Workshop with Grand Master Teacher Jean Pierre

Whether you practice meditation, have tried it or never meditated, this workshop is for you.  It will be Sunday, July 27th here in Coronado.  Details are below.

Esteemed Grand Master Jean Pierre Marques was recently inducted into the prestigious USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame. He was recognized for his 48 years of dedication and contribution to the martial arts and other disciplines. French born and inspired at a young age after seeing the movie “The Seven Samurai”, he…


Added by Linda Marquez on July 22, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments

Circumnavigation 2014 - Hundreds Ride Bikes Around Perimeter of Coronado (Photos)

The 4th of July is by far, the biggest holiday on Coronado.  However, the 3rd of July has quickly become the largest community bike ride on Coronado.  This year marked the 5th anniversary of Circumnavigation.  Local print company Orange & Park has organized the event from the beginning and this year we estimated that over 500 bicyclists participated in the perimeter ride around the "island".  

In fact, the group was so big, Coronado Police partnered with…


Added by eCoronado on July 10, 2014 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Coronado Tennis Team to Represent San Diego at Southern California Championships

The Coronado Tennis Center's 3.0 team was undefeated in the USTA San Diego District 2014 Spring season, and will represent San Diego in the Southern California Sectional Championships August 21-24th in Orange County.

Seated right to left are : Cece Klos, Gina Bastidas, Rachel Gorken, Heather Grimes and Jenny Valades. Standing right to left are: Amanda Heinken, Stephanie Irey, Samantha Nelson, Deanna Latendresse, Linda Gayhart,…

Added by Deanna Latendresse on July 10, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments

Widow Dash Honors Those Rebuilding Their Lives After Tragedy

The Widow Dash being held Sunday morning on July 13th is more than a race in Coronado. It is a tribute to the strides widows have made in reshaping their identity and moving forward with their lives. 

“It’s a celebration that you can run for yourself,” said Michele Neff Hernandez. She is the executive director…


Added by Gloria Tierney on July 9, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments

Aging SCUBA Instructors Gather For Reunion at McP's Irish Pub

Alan Hansen, one of the great free divers of our time. He’s holding the catch of the day that he speared in the Gulf of Mexico on one breath of air and a single-shot spear gun. Photo by John Elwell.…


Added by Joseph Ditler on July 8, 2014 at 10:30pm — No Comments

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