A big storm and frigid temperatures are headed for the Southern California mountains this weekend — i.e., ski and snowboard weekend! The National Weather Service is calling for legit snowfall on Thursday night into Friday, with possible accumulations of 4 to 10 inches. The weather begins to clear on Saturday and the sun should pop out on Sunday.[hr]
The Board Shorts Film Festival is a festival of short surf films by international artists featuring women. Heading in to its second year, the film festival presented by the San Diego Surf Ladies provides a platform to showcase women in the surfing industry and the filmmakers that capture them. The festival takes place at Bird’s Surf Shed in San Diego.[hr]
Vertical Hold Sport Climbing Center is partnering with Down Syndrome Action to hold this fundraising event. Teams will climb to raise money to allow children with Down syndrome an equal opportunity to receive the medical services and early intervention required to reach their full potential.[hr]
San Diego Mountain Bike Association is hosting a free group mountain bike ride Sunday at Lake Hodges that will be open to beginner riders and will have leads and sweeps, so that no one is left behind. If you’ve been looking for a group to ride with or want to chat with SDMBA folks, here’s your opportunity.