Del Mar-Solana Beach Optimists welcome


The Del Mar-Solana Beach Optimist Club members donned festive racing hats to kick off the season at the club’s July 26 dinner meeting, held at the Lomas Santa Fe Country Club. The guest speaker at the event was Don Pierce, Hall of Fame jockey, who rode 3,546 winners with purse earnings of $39,018,422. Photos by Jon Clark.