David Strege

David Strege

David Strege is a veteran journalist with an extensive sports writing background as a staff member of the Orange County Register. He moved on to become the outdoors editor/action sports writer for 14 years at the Register before joining Yahoo! Sports as a copy editor. He subsequently became a writer for GrindTV Outdoor in association with Yahoo! Sports in 2012, and has been contributing to the various blogs ever since.


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934 Articles by David Strege

Cluster of ringed salamanders found on step

A homeowner in Missouri is surprised to see so many of the rarely seen amphibians on outside stairway; they were transported to a nearby fishless pond

Expert says the ringed salamanders had emerged from their subterranean lairs and were undertaking their annual terrestrial migration to a breeding wetland.

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Nick de Wit performs backflip over stunt plane

FMX rider and pilot Glen Dell execute perfect timing; video of stunt is released by Red Bull as a memory to Dell, who died 5 weeks later in an airshow crash

In a daring stunt that was 2 years in the making, rider Nick de Wit performed a ramp-to-ramp backflip over a passing plane, which pilot Glen Dell flew.

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Rare albino nurse shark caught off Florida

Chris Silvestri Jr. ‘feeling accomplished’ after reeling in an 8-foot, 250-pound all-white nurse shark; shark expert has never seen or heard of one before

The 16-year-old fisherman was fishing off Captiva Pass when he reeled in a catch of a lifetime—an albino nurse shark. It swam away, but he has video.

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Antarctic expedition notebook found, restored

Notebook used by photographer during last expedition by polar explorer Captain Robert F. Scott in 1910-13 linked to photos held by Scott Polar Research Institute

Antarctic Heritage Trust announced the discovery and repair of the 100-year-old-plus notebook, and released a video explaining the details.

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