A competitor races to the shore during a lifeguard competition in the South Bay. The LA County Junior Lifeguard Program is an incredible program for kids who love the ocean and aspiring lifeguards. You can read more about the program here: http://www.fire.lacounty.gov/lifeguard/lifeguard-youth-programs/
Close up of the waterfall, McWay Falls, Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Beach, Big Sur.
Hermosa Beach Tower, Hermosa Beach, CA - Took this on a stormy day, love the "feel" of it.