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Surf City USA is living up to its name by attempting to break not one, but two Guinness World Records on June 20, 2015. The quest to set new global records for both “World’s Largest Surfboard” and “Most People Riding a Surfboard at Once” is anticipated to be witnessed by a crowd of thousands in Huntington Beach, California, and by one official Guinness World Records judge.
Now, we’ll tip our caps to Bruce for making what he made. But, we’ll tip that hat with one small piece of criticism – the name was off. Virtually every surf destination in the world is better in the winter. So, as the seasons turn and the Southern Hemisphere prepares to feel winter’s cold embrace, Redbull present you with five locales to score waves in the next few months. No matter which part of the world you call home, we hope your winter never ends.
Martin Passeri has won a lot of contests. The five-time Argentinian surf champion is no stranger to the podium. He recently surprised everyone when the surfer made an unexpected decision: when he was called to compete, instead of racing to the water, he stopped short.
India’s Ganges River has again produced perfect waves. GrindTV talked to French surfer and adventurer Anthony “Yep” Colas about his first ever trip to Calcutta to surf a tidal bore he called The Baan. While that virgin mission was successful, Colas told, “There is so much more out there, and now that we have better boats organized, we are super keen to go back.”
The WSL just announced that perennial Brazilian competitor Raoni Monteiro tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs and will be suspended from competition for almost two years for violating the WSL’s anti-doping policy.
At least 21 cockatoos have been discovered stuffed into 1,500 ml plastic water bottles at an Indonesian port during an anti-smuggling operation.
The boat trip is the absolute pinnacle of surf travel dreams, but lest your dream trip should become a nightmare, there are some things you need to get right. Here are 5 factors to picking a boat trip, courtesy of the experts at LUEX.
The Spartan breaks hand and one vertebrae going over the falls and will be out for six week missing Rio. He suffered three broken fingers on his left hand, and after hearing his complaints of a sore back, they found he also broke one of his vertebrae, plus multiple lacerations on his head.
At some point every bro will need to make this decision: beard or poop face. According to new research on the bacteria found in beards, apparently the hair found on your face is literally crawling in the same fecal bacteria found on toilets and inside your butt. That’s right, the beard on your face is no cleaner than your toilet, and this is according to science so it’s not up for debate.