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Kiwi surfer Paige Hareb's bid to requalify for the elite World Surf League...
The longtime Easter Surf Fest in Cocoa Beach has been canceled, according to...
Skater-Trader XII, the original vintage board swap, is set for March 18, 2017...
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SkaterCon 2017 is set for March 11-12th at Paradise Valley Skate Park in Phoenix, AZ and will include music and skateboarding legends, contests, vintage swap, vendors, artist alley, food trucks, and concerts featuring...
So many man-eating sharks now circle Réunion, a French overseas department, that surfing is banned everywhere apart from two beaches that are protected by anti-shark nets. However, with the island's waves...
Enter a land where ice covers most of the continent, caribou roam free, and bare granite rises straight from the sea. Four kayakers traveled deep into the cast Greenlandic wilderness to explore the Kurssuaq River, a...
Remember this name – Axel Rosenblad – because chances are we'll be hearing a lot more about this kid. Born and raised on the Maui shore, this 14-year-old surfer absolutely rips. Not only are his surf skills...
If you weren't already worried about the privacy dangers of online ad tracking, now would be a good time to start. Researchers have found a way to de-anonymise web surfing records, putting a recent US privacy ruling...
When nine of the world's most progressive SUP surfers gather for a surf trip to Costa Rica, you best have your camera ready. Luckily for us, Paddlewoo's Erik Antonson was up to the task. He documented the stars...
Jay Adams shredding Venice in the '80s. Photo by Josh "Bagel" Klassman. Save the date, March 11, 2017, for the upcoming exhibition, A West Side Story, which will feature legendary photography, amazing art, music and...
The Pacific Northwest can be notorious for crappy weather and this year it seems that cities like Vancouver B.C. in Canada have had it particularly rough. Life without a dry place to skate seems hardly worth living but,...
U.K. network operator EE plans to deliver 4G internet access from a kite-like balloon first developed as an observation and communications platform for the ......
Miki Dora's HOS entry landed this week, and Matt Warshaw pulled out all the stops for surfing's magnetic bandit, our rebel for all times. Dora's style at mid-'50s Malibu was a thorough mix of forces: the...

Board sports

Judge disagrees that the "surf gang" is liable for harassing thousands of surfers...
But when our surfing instructors, Dom and Si, assured us the water was as warm in autumn as it is in August, I decided to brave it – like dozens of surfers who line the waves of Newquay's Fistral Beach each day of...
"It's about so much more than just the act of surfing ." Sustainable Surf Org programs manager Brett Giddings, who travelled to the event from San Francisco said 'eco-certification' for the Byron...
ANOTHER day, another massive upset by a surfing young gun over a world tour star. ANOTHER day, another massive upset by a surfing young gun over a world tour star. Recently crowned junior world champion Macy Callaghan...

Surfing

These two swells will combine to produce advisory level surf along north and west facing shores of the smaller islands through tonight. Nothing significant expected out of the South Pacific. Keep in mind, surf heights...
Will Skudin surfing off Long Beach, N.Y., the day Hurricane Sandy made landfall. Credit Mike Nelson/Full Nelson Photography. When I returned to surfing after a 15-year hiatus, in the mid-1990s, I was living and working...
Combine a group of teenagers with free time on their hands, a rainstorm, the Rio Del Mar beach flats neighborhood, a Prius, a boogie board, a tow rope, and a vlogger. Advertisement. What do you get? This YouTube video....
A proposal for a surfing lake on the outskirts of Edinburgh has been inspired by the success of Surf Snowdonia. The Welsh adventure park attracted over 150,000 visitors last year, reports Global Construction News. The...

Bodyboarding

Alexandre Naussance, 26, who was once employed as a shark spotter by a surfing association, was attacked while bodyboarding off the northeast coast of the French territory in the Indian Ocean. He was pulled out of the...
Um praticante de bodyboard foi morto hoje por um tubarão na ilha francesa de Reunião, no Índico, numa zona de praia proibida pelas autoridades, disseram à AFP os bombeiros locais. O tubarão mordeu a vítima, de 26...
PB Locals surf to first - Pacific Beach Middle School surf team the PB Locals took first place in the Scholastic Surf Series contest at Oceanside Pier on Jan. 29....
Looking for a gentle and loving new BFF who's sure to adore you through and through? Then I'm the quiet and kissy spayed female pit mix with the heart of gold who you're sure to love! Mabel's my name,...

Kiteboarding

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fredemeister posted a photo: Stage two of preparing to get this thing off the ground....
fredemeister posted a photo: Inflating the ribs of the kite....

Skimboarding

With waves slightly bigger than along the beaches just south, Mansion is ideal for boogie boarding and body surfing. On calm days it provides a perfect setting for skim boarding . However, being the farthest from town,...
For those who still say cats hate water, here's a surprising exception. Meet Boomer, the Bengal skimboarding cat. Boomer loves water sports, and his owner Robert Dollwet is a professional animal trainer for more...
The other two activities are skim-boarding competition in Mati, Davao Oriental and triathlon in Samal, Davao del Norte. “We will request for a special permit from the Mt. Apo Natural Park Protected Area Management...
There are lots of activities to do – swimming, surfing, skimboarding and standup paddling. People going there will be extremely happy with the improvements.” Brawner Boards, a paddleboard shop just up from the Oak...

Stand Up Paddle

February 23, 2017, Sunset Beach, Oahu, Hawaii – Kai Lenny wins the 2017 Sunset Beach Pro with Naish teammate Bernd Roediger taking second at the inaugural stop of the APP World Tour at Sunset Beach,...
One of the many things I love about our sport is that its constantly evolving - every year we see new athletes and events revitalising the world of stand up paddleboarding with fresh energy and excitement - but while...

Windsurfing

In 1984, windsurfing became the youngest sport ever to be included in the Olympic Games. Since then, sailboarding has always been part of the Olympic sailing competition. The young sailing class made its debut at the...
Try your hand at windsurfing or sailing a catamaran. Feel like getting pampered? Go to the spa on-site (extra) and get a massage or pedicure. Feel like a bum? No worries, simply plop down with your favorite book on the...
The couple met windsurfing and both went on to win world championships in the Eighties. “I worked with adults with learning difficulties, but this has always been my dream,” said Mrs Highton. “We bought two...
The amendment would add a paddleboarding provision to a 1985 ordinance prohibiting surfboard-like vessels on the lake, which was meant to outlaw windsurfing activities, according to a staff report. The city in 2016...