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Maurizio Marassi is a 19 years old wakeskater from Italy. He wakeskating for 5...
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After sitting with it between my legs on the subway train, then quickly growing tired of stopping every block once I transferred to a bus, I got out, fired up my electric longboard , and booked it the rest of the way at...
An adventure video filmed in Tofino B.C. has locals furious at a group of American surfers who show off by surfing a flaming log on a pristine B.C. lake in a Red Bull TV segment. The video shows the professional surfers...
A 21-year-old student lost both his arm and foot after a horrific shark attack on Reunion Island at the weekend. Laurent Chardard was surfing in large conditions at Boucan Canot when he was attacked by a shark at about...
A group of about 10 orcas put on quite the show for the crew of a container ship in the Boundary Pass strait in B.C. on Aug. 23. The playful killer whales surfed in the large ship's waves to the delight of the...
The stage throbs with music as G. Renuka and V. Vijaya look on, their hands full of certificates. Their sons have won prizes at the surfing competition held as part of the Covelong Point Classic Surf , Music, and Yoga...
It is a sport famed for the laid back attitude of those who take part, but now surfing is being revolutionised by technology in space. The world's leading surfers are turning to science to help them find the new...
A look back at skateboarding history... The first tandem skateboard pros were the surfing tandem pros, Steve and Barrie Boehne, of Infinity surfboards in Huntington Beach, California. When the surf was flat, they would...
What does it take to become a “Mofour Wakeboards team rider”? The answer might surprise you… The MO4 Wakeboards Company  is always on a lookout for a new talent and regularly receive sponsorship...
There was a special meet, greet — and pet — session Saturday with a two-time Guinness world record winning canine. Ten-year old Abbie the surfing dog made a special guest appearance at the Surfjack Hotel and Swim...
Bene Tremmel Starwakepark . Little recap clip from the stay out of Bene Tremmel StarwakePark cable last week! Sponsor : Liquid Force LIQUID FORCE Germany O’Neill STADAvita Wake Stoff Gears4Action UNIT...

Board sports

Gidget the surfing pug rides the waves at San Diego's Del Mar Beach. Screenshot: Storyful. SAN DIEGO, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- A pug named Gidget took to the beach in San Diego to ride the waves atop a quad-finned...
Forget Hawaii or Fiji. The spot that's really got surfers talking these days is a secluded pond more than 100 miles from the ocean, in California's Central Valley. "It's just an amazing, amazing...
The Government's aviation watchdog has raised its eyebrows at the approach taken by Air New Zealand in a recent safety video. Surf's up for Air New Zealand's latest safety ad – is it the best so far?...
The first time I attempted surfing was a sweltering June afternoon. Lake Ontario was gracious enough to spare some modest waves. I had recently purchased my first surfboard. This board must have had quite an interesting...

Surfing

Remember Jimi Hendrix's 1967 extraterrestrial classic “Third Stone From the Sun,” where he promised the people of Earth that they'd never hear surf music again? Jimi didn't live to see the 1974 revival...
Chaparral Boats will be the first to offer Malibu Boat's wake- surf technology on sterndrive boats when it debuts optional surf packages on five of its models Sept. 8 at Surf Expo in Orlando, Fla., in what it is...
The weather service said there's a moderate risk of strong rip currents and tough surf , with most of Cape Cod, the islands, and the North Shore expected to have 5 to 7-feet surfs. “A moderate risk of rip currents...
Surf's up along the Jersey shore and swimmers should be cautious heading into Labor Day Weekend. Forecasters say periods of onshore wind and storms far out to sea are stirring up the ocean. Swells are expected to be...

Bodyboarding

A father who tried to rescue a 12-year-old boy almost lost his own life after getting caught in a rip tide. The young bodyboarder was saved off Shell Island beach, near Harlech , after he was swept almost 75 metres out...
Kevin Sinfield is to return to the sport in a high-profile role with the RFL. The former Leeds Rhinos and England captain, 35, ended his glittering league career at the end of last season and bowed out of rugby...
Last Friday, he showed up about 9:30 a.m. and took his bodyboard out until the blackball flag went up at 10 a.m., then he hit the water to bodysurf. The unwritten rule is to let the longtimer bodysurfers catch the first...
An FA nominations committee, chaired by the independent director Roger Devlin and including the acting chairman David Gill and leader of the council Barry Bright, recommended Clarke to the governing body's board for...

Kiteboarding

A CHAMPION kitesurfer who cheated death in a horror crash is competing again at the highest level just six months on,...
A CHAMPION kitesurfer who cheated death in a horror crash is competing again at the highest level just x months on,...
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Skimboarding

The European Skimboarding Cup 2016 was a six-stop circuit starting in Düsseldorf and concluding in Gdansk. The judging panel awards points based on trick amplitude, level of difficulty, execution, variety of...
His other hobbies include skim boarding , going to the beach, playing Halo, listening to reggae music, rock climbing, and hanging out with his friends. Walter often helps out at Cabby Bills, which his family owns, when...
I even purchased alcohol pads, gloves and similar basic equipment in the hospital, for use by the treating physician. Most recently, my son was skim-boarding in Mexico when he slipped and broke his foot. A cursory...
Whether you're just getting started, looking to take it to the next level, or simply want to have some fun trying something new, Alley-Oop Skim instructors can customize your lesson based on individual needs and...

Stand Up Paddle

Again, patrons will have the opportunity to try their hand at standup paddle boarding until 1 p.m. Yoga, Tai Chi, Zumba and pickleball demonstrations will be offered. There also is a new app that people can download to...
The new ordinance will allow people to use some of those vessels, such stand-up paddle boards, kayaks, surf skis, outrigger canoes, dinghies and pedal boats. It will not allow other watercraft such as float tubes,...
MUSKEGON, MI – Organizers of Muskegon's Stand Up for the Cure paddle board fundraiser are celebrating another successful year. Hundreds of people from throughout West Michigan attended the second annual event held...
Question: How do you make a stand up paddle board go straight if you only paddle on one side? Of course, I'm not an expert paddler so my usual propulsion method means I paddle on one side then switch the paddle to...

Windsurfing

Nicolas Huguet has been crowned the 2016 European Raceboard champion, at Crocodiles de l'Elorn, in Brest, France. Despite the shifty wind conditions, the Raceboard European Championships were a huge success, with 90...
Windsurfing has its secrets. If you've never tried sailing, you won't be able to pick up a windsurfer and ride away instantly. You've got to learn the fundamental principles of the wind, its forces, and how...
What do windsurfing and poetry have in common? Apparently, nothing. But Michael Fallent found a way to blend both worlds. He says windsurfing is his verse. Michael Fallent is a windsurfer from Austria. He decided to add...
The cash injection from Awards For All Scotland of £1,320 will allow the group to run windsurfing lessons and activities for people of all ages. The Newburgh-based project, which was formed in 2012, will also be able...