Sally Stories: Air time in the desert

Sally Stories: Air time in the desert

This video is part of a series being released over the next few weeks that follow Australian surfing sensation, Sally Fitzgibbons on her journey to one of the world’s most unique surfing locations: the Wadi Adventure Wave Pool in middle of the Al Ain desert, in Dubai. The purpose of this trip for Sally is to work on progressive surf maneuvers, including the air reverse. But first, she has to adjust to the hot conditions in Dubai.

Manmade surfing lake needs new location

Manmade surfing lake needs new location

The team behind an ambitious scheme to build a manmade surfing lake in the Avon Gorge has announced it is looking for a new home for the project.

Surf industry teams take to wave pool to raise cash

Surf industry teams take to wave pool to raise cash

On September 7, the Stokes Me Challenge started off with a splash during the Stokes Me Surf Contest at the Surf Expo Industry Party. Taking place at the infamous Typhoon Lagoon in Orlando, Fla., more than 3,000 partygoers cheered on the surf contest that consisted of 22 surf industry teams competing to win the crowds approval for the best surfed wave. The contest raised almost $13,000, which is approximately 5% of the Stokes Me Challenge overall goal of $220,000.

The best artificial wave in the world.

The best artificial wave in the world.

Greg Webber of Webber Wave Pools is a man on a mission. He wants to deliver the best artificial wave in the world. The improvements are around the corner. Recently, the founder of the Australian surfing project has unveiled another great photo of a good looking artificial river wave.

Wadi Adventure is the new surf pool of the desert

Wadi Adventure is the new surf pool of the desert

A new surf pool has been unveiled in desert sands. The Wadi Adventure is the Middle East’s first man made artificial wave park located at the base of Jebel Hafeet, in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates.

Wavegarden UK is under fire in Bristol

Wavegarden UK is under fire in Bristol

The first public official artificial wave park in the world is being attacked by environmentalists, authorities and residents of the city of Bristol.

Surfing the river waves of Río Urumea

Surfing the river waves of Río Urumea

Surfing River Urumea is a crazy experience. Located in Donostia/San Sebastián, the local “río” Urumea offers and endless wave ride, when the weather conditions meet in perfect harmony.