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Vans US Open of Surfing Sees Slew of New Precautionary Safety Measures After 2013 Riots

Nine days of athletic competitions and new regulations at the Vans US Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach kicked off Saturday.

Violence and rioting broke out at the annual surfing and skating event last year, leading to as many as 20 arrests. 183 more words

Local News

Villas de Cerritos



Villas de Cerritos Beach is a small development located in the southern portion of El Pescaderoarea of Baja California Sur about 75 miles south of the capitol city of La Paz and 45 miles north of Cabo San Lucas and a 1:15 minute ride to San José del Cabo (SJD) airport. 911 more words

Family Vacations

Surfer rugby tackles...

A Kiwi Surfer, Tim Thompson rugby tackles a Brazilian surfer after being dropped in on a.k.a. “Snaked”. They were surfing in the Mentawai Islands off Sumatra. 68 more words

Surf News

Day 13 Busy, Busy, Busy

Yesterday (Day 12) was TGIF and a Rest Day! I hope you had a great day. Since it has been 25 years since I have surfed I am in the market for a new surfboard.   364 more words


Sun, sea, cold and Lombok

There are times I don’t like being a solo backpacker and those times are always when I am having food.

I got to Johur airport yesterday late night. 1,039 more words


Surfers for Autism

My father and brother have always been avid surfers, so I grew up near the ocean and always appreciated riding the waves as a kid (on a bodyboard though. 540 more words

Godrevy & Gwithian Community Demonstration Against Sewage Pollution

A great cause by a great charity, Surfers against Sewage. On Saturday 26th July, at 1.30pm the local beach community and SAS will be taking action against South West Water’s repeated sewage discharge. 151 more words