Rugby is a highly physical sport that has been played since the early 1400s in Europe. Locally, Salisbury University’s rugby team is preparing for the upcoming Final Four Championship, as they aim to score another championship. This past weekend Salisbury University’s Club Rugby team, The Salisbury Sharks, hosted the sixteenth and eighth rounds of the 2013 DII collegiate playoffs. As the team’s first time hosting the event, the Sharks … READ MORE
Thousands of people will gather in Easton this weekend for the 43rd Annual Waterfowl Festival, a highly celebrated Eastern Shore event that includes retriever, birds-of-prey and fly-fishing demonstrations, the Delmarva Dock Dog competition, a wine and tasting pavilion and a sportsman pavilion. The Waterfowl Festival offers something for all ages and all interests, with artwork, contests, exhibits and more. If you haven’t been to Easton lately, now is your … READ MORE
Once the temperatures cool and the leaves begin to fall, its time to change gears and don your maroon and gold for Salisbury University’s Homecoming week activities. It’s SU’s Homecoming, which means an array of fun and interactive events are going down all week long. School spirit is a guarantee, along with music, entertainment, games nights and more. Homecoming kicked off Monday night as Salisbury University held their festive … READ MORE
One of the more favorable aspects of the lessening heat is the chance to get outside and play a few rounds of golf without completely melting in the oppressive summer sun. September and October are ideal months for hitting the local golf courses. The only thing greater than a round of golf on a beautiful afternoon is a round of golf benefiting local charities and causes. Over the next … READ MORE
Over 5,000 softball players will visit Delmarva this July as the United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) World Series returns to Maryland’s eastern shore. The three-legged series, which began on July 17, runs through Aug. 3, bringing over 400 girls softball teams to the region ranging in age from 10 to 18. Preliminary estimates suggest the World Series will generate an $8+ million dollar economic impact. Wicomico County has … READ MORE
Pedro Barros continued his winning streak at the Skate Bowl in Ocean City today, claiming the Dew Cup at the Dew Tour Beach Championships for the third straight year. His fast and aggressive skating allowed him to boost above the rest of competition. Barros used his amplitude to his advantage scoring an 89.62 with a run that included an alley-oop indy over the hip, a huge 540 and a … READ MORE
The Dew Tour Beach Championships kicks off today, Wednesday, June 19, with a day for local fans to celebrate the action sports lifestyle and get a sneak peek at this week’s competitions. Join the Mayor Rick Meehan at 11:00am as he welcomes spectators to the events. Starting at noon, catch athletes as they begin practice on the road to the Dew Cup. The Dew Tour Experience opens at 2:00pm … READ MORE
Alli Sports, a division of the NBC Sports Group, announced the confirmed athletes for the Dew Tour Beach Championships in Ocean City, Md, June 20-23. Over the course of four days, the top names in skateboarding and BMX will grind, grab and flip their way in the quest for the coveted Dew Cup. Fans can see the Dew Tour on NBC, NBC Sports Network and Dew Tour.com, June … READ MORE
The Women’s Peninsula Golf Association is a group of 685 women from 25 clubs along the Delmarva Peninsula. It was formed in 1954 by six country clubs: Chester River, Seaford, Maple Dale, Clearview (Cambridge), Green Hill, and Talbot. Ocean City joined shortly thereafter. Their hope was to bring more women into the game of golf and to promote camaraderie and competition between the clubs. 19 of the clubs have … READ MORE
Written by Bobby Vermillion, Eastern Shore Golf Magazine I have seen this scenario play out time and time again! A golfer is going through a rough time in his or her life, whether it’s at work or at home, and to make matter worse; their golf game is a disaster as well. The poster boy for this just happens to be the greatest golfer in the world; Tiger Woods. … READ MORE
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The shore is purple and proud this weekend, welcoming the 2nd Annual Ravens Ocean City Beach Bash. The band, mascots and cheerleaders made their way through Berlin, MD this morning. Here are some photos of the revelry and Purple Friday spirit.
Written by Richard Robinson, Eastern Shore Golf Magazine What will be the key to your success in 2013? There is a great value in creating specific goals. It is also useful to have comprehensive goals. Physical fitness is a foundation for improved technique and mental focus. Focus and technique determine the consistency and quality of shot making. Shot making skills enable a strategic approach to the game and better … READ MORE
Written by Rob McDonald, PGA, Eastern Shore Golf Magazine It is pretty well known by now that the USGA has come out with a proposal against anchoring the club or forearm against the body while making a stroke. This rule changed, if implemented, will take place on January 1st, 2016. While I make no judgements against anyone who currently uses an anchoring method of putting, I agree that the … READ MORE