Sports

Pacific Palisades Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Arnie Wishnick (left) accepts a check from Optimist John Peterson (right) for the Mr. and Miss Palisades pageant. This year's winners were Daniel Allen and Maude Tipton. Credit: Richard Wilken

Palisades Optimists Give $27,500 to Local Groups

By Sue Pascoe Editor The happiest place in Pacific Palisades on the morning of June 6 was the Optimist Club meeting, whe
TRX instructor Marla Ricketts, leads exercisers through different poses. Photo: Matthew Stockman

TRX Yoga Now Offered At Palisades YMCA

By Sawyer Pascoe Special to the Palisades News Growing up as an athlete, I have done almost every type of strength train
The 40th anniversary of the Palisades Will Rogers 5/10K Race had a record number of runners.

Will Rogers 5/10K Sees Record Turnout

By Sue Pascoe Editor Photos by Luis Velasquez This was the 40th anniversary of the Will Rogers 10K race, which was start
Racecar driver Townsend Bell, who took third at Le Mans, drove the pace car on July 4 for the Palisades Will Rogers 5 & 10K Race. Photo: Luis Velasquez

Palisadian Townsend Bell Finishes Third at Le Mans

There are three well-known car races: the historic Indy 500, the glitzy Monaco Grand Prix, and Le Mans, which one writer
Mary Tortomasi skydives into Pacific Palisades on the Fourth of July in 2017.

Watch Skydiver Mary Tortomasi Soar and Land at Palisades Fourth of July

Watch world-record holder Mary Tortomasi come flying into Pacific Palisades on the Fourth of July to kick off the p
Skydiver Mary Tortomasi spoke to Palisades residents after she landed on Sunset Boulevard
and Swarthmore at last year’s parade. Photo: Luis Velasquez

Watch for Skydiving Ace Mary Tortomasi at Palisades Fourth of July

By Laurel Busby Staff Writer World-record holder Mary Tortomasi will be flying the Palisades skies on the Fourth of July
Palisades Charter High School track and field on June 1, 2017.

PaliHi Track and Field Removal Begins

by Sue Pascoe Editor The removal of the Palisades High School running track and synthetic turf field began on Thursday,
About 3,000 runners participate annually in the Will Rogers 5/10K Race. Photo: Shelby Pascoe

Pacific Palisades Runners: On Your Mark, Get Set, Race!

Registration Facts: Registration for the Will Rogers 5/10K race is $50 through June 29. Late registration from June 30 t

PaliHi Ranks 6th in City Section Top Academic Athletic Teams

Every year the City Section averages the overall grade point average for its sports teams. For the Palisades High School