Brought to you by Southbay, the Southbay Strong video series is an editorial glance into the lives of some of our communities most inspirational figures. From surfboard shapers to cancer survivors, Southbay Strong’s sole purpose is to bring into focus those individuals who inspire and exude an insatiable appetite for life.
In 2014 a sudden heart attack took Clint Clausen - of Four Daughters Kitchen in Manhattan Beach - way too soon. Now, in her husband’s memory, Kori Clausen advocates for early heart screenings and paves a way for her children’s futures.
Renowned entertainer Tom Sullivan cannot see his impact, but his legacies are the stuff of legend.
In the mid-1990s a young Baggio Hušidić escaped conflict and war in his home country of Bosnia and found both refuge and opportunity here in the United States. Now 29, he plays professional soccer for the LA Galaxy and calls Manhattan Beach home with his wife and newborn child. His is a story of struggle and soccer—two powerful and personal forces that shaped his allegiance to hard work and discipline, both on and off the field.