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There's surfing photos from Saturay, August 13th at County Line shot by Megan W Photography.

Check out all of the surf photos on the gallery over on her website:

County Line 08/13/22 Photo Gallery

Surf Photography Vlog from Megan W Photography, August 4th at County Line.

Check out all the surf photos she shot on her website: Megan W Photography

The 40th Annual Malibu Chili Cook-Off will take place on Labor Day weekend, September 2-5, 2022 at 23575 Civic Center Way. Hosted by the Boys & Girls Club of Malibu. It is a weekend full of music, food, drink, amusement, artisans, friends and family. Malibu and surrounding areas will come together to celebrate the end of summer and to support community.

This Malibu tradition brings amazing food and entertainment fea­turing some of your all-time favorite local restaurants, businesses, artisans, and DJ performances!

Event Admission tickets are REQUIRED. Tickets will NOT be sold on site, you must pre-purchase online. Carnival ride tickets sold separately.

For more info and to buy tickets, Click Here.

Spotted near Venice Beach:

Photo via reddit user 253310

There'a $100,000,000 yatch floating near Marina Del Rey, photos and details via @markpoyser:

ANAWA yacht,owner: Jorge Paulo Lemann
Costs $100 million; annual costs of $5 - $10 million
Length: 203 ft
Beam: 42 ft
Draught: 3.95 metres
Gross Tonnage: 1,850
Max speed: 13.5 knots
Range @ 11.0 knots: 6,000 nautical miles
Guests: 12
Crew: 15 + Captain

Johnny Strange was an adventure seeker deep in his heart. He accomplished so much at such a young age and was purely and intrinsically motivated. He was inspired by the world around him – nature, culture, sport, and used his opportunities to do good.

The Malibu Chili Cook Off hosts an annual skateboarding contest honoring late Malibu local, Johnny Strange. Competitors of all ages and skill levels as well as an enthusiastic crowd gather to watch this exciting contest. Winners are awarded cash prizes and honorable mention awards with various prizes. This year, the 3rd Annual will take place on Sunday, Sept 4 @ 3PM. (Registration will take place on site).

It’s free to register! However, the $15 The Malibu Chili Cook Off admission fee is required. Buy tickets for Sunday or the whole weekend, Click Here!

Over $2,500 in cash prizes and skate gear that will be awarded.

Prize Purse
Intermediate ($300) – 1st place $150, 2nd place $100, 3rd place $50
Advanced ($1,700) – 1st place $1,000, 2nd place $500, 3rd place $200
$500 random cash and prizes to be given out all day

It’s a jam-style contest with two heats, advanced (pro skaters) and intermediate (amateur skaters). Skaters will have an opportunity to show off their skills. Prizes and cash will be awarded. Parent or guardian must be present to sign a waiver if you’re under 18. All skaters must sign on-site waiver to participate.

For more info and to buy tickets, Click Here.

Sad news from the Los Angeles County Fire Department, Lifeguard Division, they just announced that Lifeguard Derek Traeger passed away while on "active duty" on Sunday. The news came via a statement via twitter:

"It is with great heartache the Los Angeles County Fire Department, Lifeguard Division shares the active duty death of Ocean Lifeguard Derek Traeger on Sunday, August 14, 2022. Ocean Lifeguard Traeger faithfully served the County of Los Angeles for 6 years and was last assigned to the Beaches of Santa Monica North.

OL Traeger understood better than most what it means to wear the red trunks. His passion for life, art, the ocean, and his lifeguard family was evident in every moment he lived.

The LAFD Peer Support Team has been activated and services are available for family and team members.

We extend our deepest condolences to the family, friends, & colleagues of OL Traeger. More information will be shared when available."

Traeger’s cause of death remained unclear, but one source has published that the "L.A. County Medical Examiner-Coroner records indicated he died on a freeway". He was 28.
Photos via Los Angeles County Fire Department, Lifeguard Division

Here's surfing photos from Wednesday, January 12th at Topanga.

This set of surf photos was shot by Six12 Media and brought to you by Xcel Wetsuits. Get free shipping on all orders of $75+ over at

These are just a few of the 200+ photos from this session. If you were out there, you probably got some surfing shots, probably multiple photos, they will be in the complete photo galleries for this day, check them out, the links to the complete galleries are down below.

You can find about 200 more photos from this session, all full size and in high-resolution, in these 2 photo galleries:

Topanga - Sunday 8-14-2022 - Gallery #1
Topanga - Sunday 8-14-2022 - Gallery #2

If you were out there, we probably got some cool surfing shots of you, go check them out!

Wanna see photos from previous days at this and other local surf spots from this photographer?
Click Surf Spot Galleries and look for the spot and then the date.

The Canyon News reports that person died in a reservoir located at Malibu Creek State park on Thursday, August 11, around 3:00 p.m.

Rescue teams arrived around 2:50 p.m. and were able to pull a person out from the water. Later, that same rescue victim succumbed to the injuries incurred and died.

Detectives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department are investigating to see if this accident was a possible homicide.


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