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Deadliest Shark Attack Beaches

Are you one of those people who can’t go surfing without thinking about sharks? Or maybe you suffer from that totally irrational ‘there’s a shark in the swimming pool’ sensation? Then you might not want to go surfing in these places.

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Surfers Save Couple Aboard Wayward Hot Air Balloon

Surfers came to the rescue of newly engaged couple that was aboard a hot air balloon making an emergency landing off the coast of Cardiff-by-the-Sea Sunday.

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6 Mistakes New Surfers Make and How to Avoid Them

Surfing is one of those sports with a steep learning curve. That’s especially true for those of us who adopted it at a later stage in life. I wish I had a surfer dad (or articles like these) when I first started surfing. It’s been quite a ride, but facing my fears out on the lineup and having conversations with some well seasoned Baja surfers has led me on the road to being decent on a surfboard… but I’ve still got a long way to go.

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Surfer Loses Arm and Other Hand in WA Shark Attack

The 23-year-old surfer who lost parts of both arms after he was reportedly mauled by two sharks in Western Australia is a keen surfer and football player who was due to play in his football team’s grand final this weekend.

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Parko Raises Money for Bali with Donates a Signed Surfboard

World Champion surfer Joel Parkinson and his sponsors Billabong have joined forces to help clean up Bali. They are working together to raise money and stop solid waste from getting into the surf, reefs, and beaches by donating a signed 6’2” J.S. Industries surfboard.

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9 Amazing Surf Camps

Some surf camps are great, some good, others are just plain grotty. mpora.com give us nine of the best camps that can give you a surf trip of a lifetime, here we go:

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The Most Popular Surfer in Social Media

Hookit tracked 54 WCT Surfers during the month of August who generated 981.3k new fans and 12.3 million fan interactions.  Kelly Slater lands on top beating Gabriel Medina and Alana Blanchard with the most fans in social media hitting 2,479,462 total fans and generated 103,468 new fans (a 4.4% growth).

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Kelly Slater Announces His New Brand

Kelly Slater has announced the name of his new ready-to-wear brand, Outerknown. Product will hit stores next Fall, 2015, with collections for both men and women.

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Man Killed In Shark Attack In Byron Bay

A man has died following a shark attack at Byron Bay on the New South Wales far north coast, paramedics say. A NSW Ambulance spokeswoman said the man, believed to be aged in his 40s, died on Clarkes Beach just after 11am.

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Ben Shaw Sets World Record for The Longest Surf Session

The Town of Kure Beach is now home to the newest surfing world record holder! Ben Shaw started riding waves on Saturday morning at 6:34. He kept riding throughout the night, until shortly after 2 p.m. Sunday. In total, the Kure Beach native spent more than 29 consecutive hours on his board in the water.

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