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July is UV Safety Month!

Jul 08, 2014 No Comments

It seems there is a month for everything, but this one comes directly from the US Department of Health and Human Services: it’s UV Safety Month! This makes sense. July is one of the hottest months in the US, and it’s also right in the middle of prime vacation time.

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A Tennis Pro, A Teacher…And That’s Just the Start

Jul 02, 2014 No Comments

By Trey Seibold

I am a tennis professional and have been teaching tennis in Florida for the past 27 years. Growing up swimming and playing tennis competitively I have continued with both sports as an adult. In 2012 I competed in the U.S. Masters Swimming in Omaha, Nebraska, where I finished 5th in the 800-meter freestyle.

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Is This A Magic Dress, Or…?

Jun 30, 2014 No Comments

We’ve talked to a LOT of people about this. They think the Coastline Cover Up Dress looks okay on an expensive, skinny model. But when they put it on themselves – BOOM. They love it. We don’t know anyone who owns the Coastline Cover Up Dress that doesn’t love it. Everyday girls love it. Bloggers love it, too. What’s going on here?

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It’s World Vitiligo Day (Almost!)

Jun 25, 2014 No Comments

World Vitiligo Day is a public initiative aimed at building global awareness about vitiligo (pronounced: vit-til-EYE-go). The Vitiligo Research Foundation launched a website and an online petition, aimed at the United Nations, to highlight vitiligo and officially designate June 25 as World Vitiligo Day annually. The petition needs 500,000 signatures. It’s almost there!

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Learning to Win: Coolibar Athlete Does It Her Way

Jun 24, 2014 No Comments

By Valerie Stewart: Snowboarding is the sport that makes me feel truly alive. I’m fully present when flying down a mountain on a race course, or carving powder in the trees. My thoughts are not cluttered or stuck in past or future; I am completely in the moment. For me, snowboarding creates an ideal state of mind.

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Coolibar Investigates – Adding Our Thoughts to This Morning’s Segment on GMA

Jun 18, 2014 No Comments

This GMA Investigates piece makes a wonderful introduction for people who are just learning about the benefits of sun protective clothing.
In case you missed it, you can catch it here.

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Age, Opposing Team – But Not Sun – Are My Biggest Adversaries

Jun 09, 2014 No Comments

By Rich Early: I play for a Senior Softball age 65 tournament team that travels throughout Oregon and Washington, and will also play in Reno, Nevada and St. George, Utah this year. To play competitive tournament softball I work out at home five days a week at 6 am. I may not be the fastest player on the circuit but I work out hard in order to at least be in the conversation.

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Deadlines! Even in Hawaii, Being a Mom, Teacher & Athlete Requires Planning (and Stamina)

Jun 09, 2014 1 Comment

By Mekia Earle:

I know that the parents out there will relate to my morning frenzy. Some may call it a routine, I suppose, but I prefer to call it “somewhat controlled chaos.”

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A Scene from the Mountain

Jun 06, 2014 No Comments

Long range shooting champion Jim Webster checks in from Beacon, New York; “The 2014 competitive rifle season is just starting for me, but my training regimen, both strength and cardio, is year round.”

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A Rower’s Day in SoCal

Jun 03, 2014 1 Comment

All month, Coolibar will be introducing our 2014 Sponsored Athletes – or better, letting them introduce themselves. We’ll follow these people throughout the year as they continue pursuing extraordinary, sun safe activities outdoors.

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