Check out Sports Illustrated's best photos from the 2018 US Open!
Sports Illustrated contributing photographer Robert Beck traveled to the shores of Huntington Beach, CA this past weekend to capture the action of the 18th annual AVP Beach Volleyball Open. Nick Lucena and Phil Dalhausser took home the men's title, while Emily Day and Brittany Hochevar took home a victory for the women's tournament.
Gabriele Grunewald's capactiy as an elite middle-distance runner- her kick, her grit- is rare. Rarer still is the opponent she aims that competitive spirit toward: an especially insidious form of cancer that can't keep her from running. Sports Illustrated contributing photographer Kohjiro Kinno spends a day in her life.