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Michael Rose is walking the beach with a 20-year-old custom-made surfboard,...
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Ocean currents are channelled through the Nazaré Canyon, which is three miles...
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IN FORM: Elin Tawharu won the open women's title at Whangamata on Sunday. PHOTO: NZ Surf Photography. Raglan's talent-laden Point Boardriders Club conquered allcomers at the inaugural Hurley New Zealand Club...
The discovery of a new surf spot allows a lucky board rider to commune with nature unfettered. Yet the inevitable influx of surfing hordes can also spur a burst of economic growth, according to new research. A survey of...
Skull Skates Skates Free Day, sponsored by Skull Skates & Vans & more, featured an El Boyo Art Show and tunes by DJ Layback and DJ Rodfather as well as the Ghost Machine Zine Launch. Skate free day was held on...
Until barely a decade ago, many had settled on the idea that it was a Sydney swimming coach and lifelong surfer named Isabel Letham, who was a 15-year-old girl when she was plucked from the crowd to ride tandem with...
The American surfing superstar and business partner Adam Fincham, an aerospace engineering professor, have built the world's most perfect artificial wave in inland California, blowing the surfing world's...
Santa Barbara's Lakey Peterson was back in action on the World Surfing League's Championship Tour. She took second place in the season-opening event at ......
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Santa Barbara's Lakey Peterson was back in fine form at the first stop of the WSL Championship Tour of Surfing and is now the No. 2 ranked women's professional surfer in the world. At the...
The Papua New Guinea public have embraced the country's first ever World Surf League competition, which continues until March 25th at Tupira on the Madang coast. The league has joined forces with Surfing Association...
The Quiksilver Pro marks the beginning of the pro surfing calendar, but on Sunday at Snapper Rocks emotions ran to heights you might expect from a season decider. There was barely a dry eye on the beach as Owen Wright,...
Khyrsten Miranda, daughter of Erick Miranda, is an 8th-grade student at St. Mary's School, 1434 K St. School officials reported: “Khyrsten shines with ideas to better our class and school. She is truly a leader...

Board sports

With its expanse of breathtaking white sandy beaches, Cornwall has always been a surfer's paradise. And following the news it is to become an official Olympic sport in the 2020 Tokyo games, where better for aspiring...
Overfelt said he got to know Bertish and a small cadre of South African surfers when the crew came to check out Mavericks several years ago. “They were just so polite and great to be around,” Overfelt said. “The...
Photos and story: Bryon Dorr Take “van down by the river” broadly, as I tend to live in all types of vehicles down by the creeks, rivers and oceans. I started living as a vagabond kayaker full-time with a...
“George Downing, Wally Froiseth, Woody Brown, and a few other Waikiki surfers ,” writes Matt Warshaw in the newest History Of Surfing chapter, “were all riding finned boards at Makaha by the end of 1951 and...

Surfing

A nationwide series with stops in Florida, North Carolina, New Jersey, Northern California, Southern California and Hawaii, the Oakley Surf Shop Challenge pits the best surf shop teams against each other for ultimate...
According to a report at seacoastonline, co-owner of Summer Sessions surf shop Tyler McGill, who operates a store at 15 Vaughn Mall in Portsmouth, pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor charge of conduct after an accident...
Hawaii-based real estate development company, Honokea Surf Villages & Resorts, is looking to develop a 60-acre ' surf village' and resort in California's Coachella Valley. The development will include a...
In its first consumer study, SIMA ( Surf Industry Manufacturers Association) found that nearly one-third of Americans are inspired by surfing . But it also showed how Amazon and online shopping have completely disrupted...

Bodyboarding

Sueco de 52 anos ter-se-á sentido mal e foi arrastado pelas ondas até à arriba. Por João Carlos Rodrigues|19:56. partilhe; 0; 0; +. 0; 0. Um homem de 52 anos perdeu este sábado a vida nas ondas da Ericeira quando...
Ryan Teasdale was last seen at Riley Park on Thursday wearing only board shorts, with his blue body-board . “The family of the boy have been informed, and the family ask that their privacy be respected and we're...
Teasdale went missing from Riley Park on Thursday wearing only board shorts, with his blue bodyboard . Superintendent Zoran Dzevlan told reporters on Friday morning that police held strong fears the boy may have been...
The president of USA Gymnastics resigned on Thursday after the sport governing body's board criticized his handling of alleged sexual abuse of young athletes. Steve Penny had been head of the organization since...

Kiteboarding

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Omkring klokken 14 fredag eftermiddag var en 26-årig mand sammen med sin 22-årige kammeraet taget til Strandgårdsvej ved Sandagernæs nord for Assens for at kitesurfe. De to var efter kammeratens forklaring ved at...
"It's a small town located on a tiny piece of land between Lake Michigan and Lake Leelanau on Michigan's Leelanau Peninsula (known for being a wine country and kitesurfing mecca)," the Matador Network...

Skimboarding

LAS VEGAS, NV / ACCESSWIRE / March 16, 2017 / With frothing waves crashing on sandy shores, blissfully sunny weather, and a mystique captured for eternity ......
... as he revealed the inclusion of such events as “Galaw na Ogogaw” (Children's Games), Zumbangus, Search for “Mistisang Bangus” Gay Beauty Pageant, sand sculpture, amateur boxing, skim boarding ,...
We just kept going traveling, exploring and skimboarding in the 2016 season,"Daniel Prieß told SurferToday. The German edit keeps skimboarding's most rebellious discipline aligned with the experimentalism and...
Mati City Local Economic Investments and Promotions Officer Tanya Rabat-Tan said for this year's VDFS, they plan to incorporate a bigger national skimboarding competition along with Frisbee and volleyball contests....

Stand Up Paddle

ATHLETES and yoga-lovers are standing up for fitness fun, enjoying workouts atop a paddleboard surrounded by sun, sea and surf....
Steve Adler was at the head of the pack during a stand-up paddle race off San Pedro, when he suddenly paddled toward the beach, away from the finish line....
Information: Paddlewithpurpose.org. Steve Adler was at the head of the pack during a stand-up paddle race off San Pedro, when he suddenly paddled toward the beach, away from the finish line. His paddle partner, Jodie...
So who else wants to go on a paddleboarding adventure? If you dream of jumping on a board with all your gear, paddling off into the sunset with your best mate/partner/fellow adventurer and finding a deserted beach to...

Windsurfing

On Monday, MVIC announced that hand-launched craft — canoes, kayaks, rafts, windsurfing boards, sailboards, paddleboards, float tubes and inner tubes — are welcome. Motorized craft, especially those that can harbor...
A wind gust is a sudden, abrupt, and brief increase in the speed and direction of the wind. The phenomenon is immediately followed by a lull. Wind gusts have a duration of less than 20 seconds and are often caused by...
Raised on the water, Baxter began competing in windsurfing and surfing events at age eight. At 14, he became the youngest person to ever windsurf Maui's infamous Jaws break. Baxter shifted his focus to standup...
Pensacola Bay Area offers windsurfing lessons for the whole family. Outdoor Gulf Coast owner, Shawn Brown encourages children and adults to try this unique combination of paddleboarding and sailing. Located behind Red...