As 2016 heads for the history books it’s already being called one of the most unpredictable years in recent memory. That certainly holds true for this year’s race for the World Title on the men’s Samsung Galaxy Championship Tour, a race that produced several surprises. Here are 12 milestone moments that shaped the season.
It may be the best sport in the world, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be annoying.
16-year-old Floridian surfer, Zack Davis, has attacked by what is believed to have been a black tip shark with a massive jaws bite on his arm.
On January 19th, 2015, Ricardo dos Santos was shot in the back by a military police officer named Paulo Mota Brentano. He died in hospital the next day. After nearly a year of waiting, Brentano has just been sentenced to 22 years in prison by a Brazilian court.
Paris is groaning. It’s groaning not under the weight of any expectation, or an excess of Gallic shrugs – it’s groaning under the weight of solid metal, in the form of padlocks.
Surfboards, a bit like cars, lose value as soon as they leave the showroom. What that means is that in when you buy a used surfboard you can pick up a real bargain, just by it having been waxed up and having a couple of footmarks in the deck.
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.
Ever been surfing in Bali? You’ll definitely have encountered these characters..
Rip Curl are pleased to announce that World Surf League (WSL) Sportscaster and former Top-17 WSL competitor Rosy Hodge has officially joined the Rip Curl crew on The Search.
Dana Brown had a dream that one day he’d be able to drive the van he lived in on the other side of the country to Huntington Beach to surf.