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Stand Up Paddling  // Posts tagged as "Stand Up Paddling"

29 Sep Chief's Column, GIBP News, On The Beach | Comments Off on Beautiful and Fun Weekend Ahead

Beautiful and Fun Weekend Ahead

Beautiful and Fun Weekend Ahead

We are now officially in the nicest time of the year in Galveston! Cooler weather is almost upon us, but the water will be warm enough to enjoy without a wetsuit for several weeks. Each day seems to be emptier and more beautiful than the one before. This time of year seems to be when […]

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31 Jul Chief's Column, GIBP News, On The Beach | Comments Off on Ellie Cherryholmes

Ellie Cherryholmes

Ellie Cherryholmes

One of the things that’s such a privilege about my job is getting to see so many people enter our program at 10 as a Junior Lifeguard, and blossom into truly exceptional people as they move up through the program and enter adulthood. Allow me to introduce you to Ellie Cherryhomes. Ellie is the youngest […]

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02 Oct Chief's Column, GIBP News | Comments Off on Fall and G-Bay

Fall and G-Bay

Fall and G-Bay

You can feel summer slipping away. It’s not just the cooler temperatures and the fact that we’re starting to see frontal systems push all the way through. There’s something in the light, the shorter days and the look of the surface of the water that is just different. Last Sunday was the last day of […]

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28 Mar Chief's Column, GIBP News | Comments Off on Archie

Archie

Archie

Some people are wired different than others. Some candles burn brighter. Some people are larger than life. Archie Kalepa is such a person. Archie was the Lifeguard Chief in Maui for quite awhile. We are the same age and knew each other originally through the United States Lifesaving Association and forged a friendship through the […]

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21 Mar Chief's Column, GIBP News | Comments Off on Warming Up

Warming Up

Warming Up

Finally! Spring feels like it’s just around the corner. After the long, long winter there’s finally that feeling in the air. The cold is still there but doesn’t seem to penetrate all the way to your bones and even if it’s cold in the morning you’re able to get by with a thin layer or […]

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