Surfing as Rehab for Those Fighting Addiction

Surfing as Rehab for Those Fighting Addiction

The first time Darryl Virostko surfed waves as tall as three-story buildings at Mavericks, the legendary surf spot some 50 miles north of here, he was high on acid.

The Spirit of Surfing, Caught on Camera

The Spirit of Surfing, Caught on Camera

Early one March morning in 2007, John Beattie woke to discover that his right arm and leg were numb. When his wife asked what was wrong, he told her, “I think I’m having a stroke.”