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Schumacher Wins Women’s Longboarding Title at Roxy Jam Cardiff

What: Roxy Jam Cardiff Where: Cardiff, California, USA When: September 19-21, 2008 Cori Schumacher won the Roxy Jam Cardiff after defending champ Jen Smith in 2-4 foot surf...

Schumacher Wins Women’s Longboarding Title at Roxy Jam Cardiff
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Dale Webster Makes It 33 years!

Three Waves a Day Since 1975! Fifty-eight-year-old Northern California surfer Dale Webster has been riding at least three waves a day since 1975. That was the...

Dale Webster Makes It 33 years!
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California Surf Museum Receives Funds for New Facility

The California Surf Museum (CSM) Board of Directors and staff are very excited to announce a momentous decision made last week. The Oceanside City Council...

California Surf Museum Receives Funds for New Facility
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Obama Surfs!

The U.S. Democratic Party’s presumptive nominee for the presidency is a surfer. No doubt about it, now that multiple videos of Barack Obama sliding gracefully...

Obama Surfs!
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Watch Duke’s OceanFest Live!

Celebrating a watersports tradition inspired by Duke Paoa Kahanamoku, a Hawaii icon, the Outrigger Duke Kahanamoku Foundation (ODKF) is presenting the 7th Annual Duke’s OceanFest,...

Watch Duke’s OceanFest Live!
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Bud Browne: July 16, 1912 - July 25, 2008

Pioneer surf cinematographer Bud Browne has died in San Luis Obispo, California at age 96. The father of surfing films, Bud “Barracuda” Brown was the...

Bud Browne: July 16, 1912 - July 25, 2008
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Maldivian Surf Legend Tony "Hussein" Hinde Dies

Maldivian surf legend Tony “Hussein” Hinde died surfing on May 27th. Tony “Hussein” Hinde, the father of surfing in the Maldives has passed away, surfing his...

Maldivian Surf Legend Tony "Hussein" Hinde Dies
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Charges Against the Montauk 8 Dismissed

Court Hands Down Ruling Marking Major Costal Access Victory for Surfrider Foundation Justice Catherine A. Cahill in The Justice Court for the Town of East Hampton...

Charges Against the Montauk 8 Dismissed
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International Surfing Day Returning for Global Celebration

Surfers Worldwide Unite To Celebrate Surfing and Coastal Environments On June 20, 2008, surfers from around the world will wax their surfboards and catch a wave...

International Surfing Day Returning for Global Celebration
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Operation Shark Slaughter

Mexican authorities killing sharks around Troncones after US tourist dies in attack. According to Associated Press, the Mexican navy has begun a systematic shark hunt in...

Operation Shark Slaughter
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WAVES for Development Peru

WAVES for Development has grown from an idea to reality over the last few years. In March of 2007, WAVES for Development Peru registered as...

WAVES for Development Peru
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Woody Brown (1912-2008): A Revelation

One of surfing’s greatest has passed. Woodbridge Parker Brown, the New York-born glider pilot who went on to pioneer surfboards, catamarans, and Divine inspiration...

Woody Brown (1912-2008): A Revelation
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Holding Period Begins for the Punta de Lobos Tow-In Surf Event

The Association of Professional Towsurfers has officially announced the start of the holding period for the Chile Tow-In Surfing Championship. The event will take place...

Holding Period Begins for the Punta de Lobos Tow-In Surf Event
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Gold Coast Beaches Forum

Gold Coast City Council will be holding a ‘Bold City Future Forum’ about their beaches on Saturday 12th April from 9.30am until 12.30pm. Community members...

Gold Coast Beaches Forum
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Macaulay Duo to Make Surfing History

Surfing history will be created at next week’s Drug Aware Pro Margaret River presented by O’Neill, when, for the first time in Australia, a former...

Macaulay Duo to Make Surfing History
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SurfAid International Reaches Milestone in Malaria Free Mentawai Program

Humanitarian organization SurfAid International has completed stage two of its Malaria Free Mentawai (MFM) program, delivering mosquito nets and malaria education to 53,000 people on...

SurfAid International Reaches Milestone in Malaria Free Mentawai Program
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Surfer for Supervisor

Santa Cruz County resident Dan Young has officially filed nominations papers to run for the 2nd district county supervisor’s position in the upcoming June...

Surfer for Supervisor
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Whaling Activist Claims He Was Shot by Japanese Coastguards

Words: Justin McCurry/Guardian.co.uk Sea Shepherd activist and pro surfer Dave Rastovich, playing with a cetacean friend.” Photo by Josh Kimball The leader of an anti-whaling environmental group...

Whaling Activist Claims He Was Shot by Japanese Coastguards
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The 2008 ISA Scholarship Recipients Announced

20 junior surfers from 16 countries are the new ISA surfing ambassadors After a careful revision by the Scholarship Selection Subcommittee the ISA has announced the...

The 2008 ISA Scholarship Recipients Announced
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Surfrider Foundation Opposes Governor's Plan to Close California State Beaches

The Surfrider Foundation announced today that it is formally opposing Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger’s recent proposal to close 48 California State Parks, including several popular State...

Surfrider Foundation Opposes Governor's Plan to Close California State Beaches