Sports California is an all-sports publication which covers the San Francisco Bay area professional sports teams like the San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders, Golden State Warriors, San Jose Sharks, San Francisco Giants, and Oakland Athletics. The bi-monthly publication is tabloid size and printed on a superior book stock paper. High quality photography and writing, team scores and statistics, sports information and analysis, are what make up each issue of Sports California, whose goal is to provide the sports fans of the San Francisco Bay area with a first class publication to go along with its championship sports teams. Future issues will include player interviews, in-depth sports features, reader opinions, and more, as Sports California expands in size and circulation. We will also be expanding our coverage of Bay area sports to include collegiate and other non-professional sports activities.
Sports California is distributed free to select locations throughout the San Francisco Bay area, and by subscription. Sports California currently has a circulation of over 10,000 copies, which will be increasing each issue. Main distribution locations include Candlestick Park and the Oakland Coliseum, as well as book stores, sports bars, restaurants, hotels, and business locations throughout the Bay area.
Six issues of Sports California have been published to date. These issues have quickly become collectors items. The next issue will be published in late March, 1996.
Sports California is produced on a Macintosh computer by Mickey Pfleger, his wife, Melissa Steele, and son and daughter, Amanda & Tai Steele-Pfleger. The Pflegers currently do all production work including advertising sales, editorial, photography, and distribution.
Computer programming for Sports California online edition is done by Tai and Amanda Steele-Pfleger. Tai has started a new business designing web pages for individuals and businesses called Impact Pageworks. If you would like to have a world wide web page designed for you, contact Tai at (415) 355-1772 or send e-mail .
The new ONLINE edition of Sports California will include articles and photographs of San Francisco Bay area sports on a timely basis to complement the printed edition which is published bimonthly. This site is presently under construction and will be completely redesigned during February.
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Sports California is looking for great photographs of Bay area sports and human interest sports picture stories. They do not have to be of professional sports teams and professional athletes. They can be of anything relating to sports. Please mail a copy of the photo or tearsheet to:
P.O. Box 280727, San Francisco, CA 94128.
Low resolution electronic copies of the photos can be sent via e-mail to: email@example.com. Payment will be made for one-time use of the photographs in Sports California. Mail subscriptions to the printed edition of Sports California are available for $12.00 for six issues.