Robert Venturi

La Jolla News Nuggets

La Jolla News Nuggets

Barbara don’t surf

At Kellogg Park on Sept. 20, District 1 City Council member Barbara Bry presented a proclamation to Surf Diva Surf School co-owners (and twins) Izzy and Coco Tihanyi.

It was California Surfing Day, which Senate Concurrent Resolution 122 declared after surfing was declared the official state sport last month. Bry’s proclamation called surfing “of significant importance to San Diego’s identity and way of life.”

“It is wonderful that surfing has become the official state sport of California, because it is a very accessible sport,” Bry said. “After all, the ocean is free, so anyone can participate.”

Speaking more candidly, Bry...