Discovering India | TheInertia.com

In the middle of the Indian Ocean, perhaps the best and most consistent ocean to be a surfer, lies the subcontinent of India. Long overshadowed by neighboring countries like Maldives and Sri Lanka, India has only recently begun to show her charms in a surfing context. While the Andaman and…

Daily Bread Surf: McGrath Needs Your Help!

Coca Cola is running a contest to award a State Park $100,000. The only beach state park in the top 10 is McGrath State Beach in Ventura.  Having camped and enjoyed the waves thier, I think it is a worthy cause. The voting contest started on August 10 and ends…

Underwater Baja California Wildlife Park Comes To Life – Irish Weather Online

A new study led by researchers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego (USA) has found that a thriving undersea wildlife park tucked away near the southern tip of Mexico’s Baja peninsula has proven to be the world’s most robust marine reserve in the world. Results of a…

Surfing’s Stock Is Up

Professional surfing is big business. Since the “sport of kings” (an allusion to its Hawai’ian roots pushed by American tourism boards in order to encourage visitors to visit the newly annexed territory in the mid 20th century) exploded onto America’s pop cultural radar with the Gidget movies, and later biopics…

Surfing with spinal injuries

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (wavy.com) – Right now, there are more than a million people in this country living with spinal cord injuries. Every 45 minutes you can add another person to the list. Last year a Los Angeles-based group called “Life Rolls On” partnered with the Christopher Reeve foundation to…

SURFING: SoCal girl bests Hawaiians to win O’side surf contest

OCEANSIDE —- Sixteen of the world’s top teenage female surfers convened south of the Oceanside Municipal Pier on Saturday to take part in the fourth annual Supergirl Pro Junior surf contest, but only one of them walked away with the flashy pink cape made of silk. The cape was awarded…

First Surfing Carnival stirs up Mamallapuram – southindia – Chennai – ibnlive

CHENNAI: The waves around the Mamallapuram shore temple were dotted with surfers from almost every Indian beach all through Saturday as they battled the waves in the Ocean and Earth Surfing Championship, held here. “There are a few people who enjoy surfing along India’s coast, but this is the first…

It’s Not Just Another Brick in the Wall

The city of Malibu currently rests on acres upon acres of land originally awarded to early California settlers through Spanish land grants.  The most notable of these settlers was May K. Rindge, the fourth and final owner of the sacred Malibu Rancho, who fought a long, tough battle in attempts…