UCLA Sand Volleyball part 586

"I never have to do this indoors!"

“I never have to do this indoors!”

I'd rather be shooting from that white building

I’d rather be shooting from that white building

Close-up

Close-up

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Somehow that looks so cute. . .

Somehow that looks so cute. . .

bombed. . .

bombed. . .

Told ya defense was easy!

Told ya defense was easy!

Full flight

Full flight

I got it!

I got it!

Zoe doing the Scorpion

Zoe doing the Scorpion

Sand gets in EVERYTHING!

Sand gets in EVERYTHING!

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I can't resist a redheaded smile

I can’t resist a redheaded smile

Kelly saddled up on Maddy

Kelly saddled up on Maddy

Nothing like another trip to Santa Monica to thaw my ass out from Denver {yes, I had to extend that metaphor}.

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Actual Beach Volleyball

So. . . after watching “Sand” volletball, it’s official designation, in the shadow of a blue pyramid in the middle of a college campus–Long Beach State–and between a busy street and a parking structure near downtown El Lay–u$c–I finally got to see it played on an actual beach, with the surf in the background. . . and more importantly, with an ocean breeze! I’ve never loved Santa Monica as much. . .

Enough photos for three blogs, but gonna condense it into two. You’re welcome.Β . .

We start by setting the scene. . .

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On to da good stuff. . .

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Entry level streaker!

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More tomowoh. . .pwomise. . .

;o)