Social distancing on the sand: San Diegans flock to reopened beaches

A surfer rides a wave in Tourmaline Surf Park in Pacific Beach after local beaches reopened to activities such as walking, running, and surfing on April 27, 2020. Beaches have been closed for several weeks due to the coronavirus. The boardwalks are still off limits and gathering on the sand is not allowed.
(K.C. Alfred / The San Diego Union-Tribune)

Visitors are restricted to surfing, jogging, kayaking; no sun bathing allowed


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Paul Sisson covers health care for The San Diego Union-Tribune. He is a member of the Association of Health Care Journalists. In his spare time, Paul enjoys photography, home brewing and following orders from his two young daughters.