There’s surfers. There’s big-wave surfers. And then there’s a select few on this planet like San Clemente, California’s Greg Long. Greg’s an effin’ maniac. Since devoting his life (from around 15 yrs old) to the pursuit of riding the biggest waves in the world he’s won a couple trophies in the process.
Rescue teams are combing lineups across the North Shore in search of a missing surfer. According to Shayne Enright, a spokesperson of the Department of Emergency Services, the surfer went missing while surfing Alligators, an Outer Reef break, at approximately 11:20 this morning.
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A 25-year-old Hawaii surfer has survived a dramatic attack by a 12-foot tiger shark by jumping on top of it and punching it in the eye.
When surfer Trent Sherbourne zipped up his wetsuit, grabbed his board and headed down to the secluded beach he was probably hoping to have the waves to himself. So imagine his surprise when he found himself sharing the surf with a pod of dolphins who jumped out of the water right in front of him. But even more incredible is that the moment was captured back on land by a self-taught photographer who was lining up his last shot of the day while experimenting with a new lens.
Professional surfers have expressed serious concerns over the planned reclamation and development at Tanjung Benoa, or Benoa Bay, saying it could diminish the island’s surf.
The revolution will not be televised. The revolution will be webcast, video blogged, posted on Instagram and definitely Tweeted. Welcome to the digital age, where surf reports stack up before we even roll out of bed, waiting to be scrolled through on our iPhones and Androids.
Michael Scott Moore, a surf journalist, has been kidnapped by 15 Somali pirates, in the Galmadug region of Somalia. The US writer was abducted by a group of armed men driving two Land Cruisers and led by Ali Duulaaye, a commander of the Sa’ad clan. Mohamed Garfanje, another Somali pirate, is in charge of the […]
He’s called the “Surfer Dude” and is famous for an enthusiastic interview he gave to Fox News. For many he’s just the stereotype of the classic surfer, for other he is the funniest rider in the world.