Monthly Archives: June 2008

Surfers vs paparazzi. Re-match this weekend?

According to LA TV news it looks like the surfers of Malibu and the paparazzi are squaring up for a re-match this weekend. The confrontation 6 days ago was little more than posturing and a few punches thrown….pretty much your … Continue reading

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Surfers brawl with paparazzi to protect film star

Strange but true…a gang of surfers came to the aid of film star Matthew McConaughy this Saturday at Malibu, when photographers started to take pics of him surfing. I guess being stalked by paparazzi is a hassle, but there are … Continue reading

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NZ Surf rage assault leads to charges

Heres and article from a New Zealand paper “Hawkes Bay Today”, which may resonate with many of us who face more and more crowded surf spots. I’m sure most of us have experienced a bad vibe in the line up … Continue reading

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Surfers tell tall tales

We’ve all done it before, chatting to surf buddies, stretching the truth a little to tell a better story. You know the kind of things, …”it was easily double overhead”, “…it was definately a 15ft great white that brushed past … Continue reading

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Surfing for peace

As surfers we sometimes get a bit pi**ed off if the waves aren’t good or the wind is in the wrong direction, but spare a thought for the boys and girls in Palestine. Their beaches were occupied for 38yrs, so … Continue reading

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Mass stranding of dolphins remains a mystery

Initial post-mortem examinations of some of the 26 dolphins found dead in Cornwall have so far revealed no clues as to the cause of the mass stranding. The animals appear to have been well-fed and there were no obvious signs … Continue reading

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Mexico To Tag Sharks After Deadly Attacks

Biologists in Mexico plan to tag hundreds of sharks off the Pacific Coast to help understand the cause of a rare spate of deadly attacks on humans, the local government said on Tuesday. Sharks near the south-western resort of Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo … Continue reading

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Surfing fitness exercises

Here’s the second in our ongoing surfing fitness exercises brought to you by Clayton Beatty of Total Surfing Fitness: Split Squat Twist This exercise will improve your leg strength, balance, and core strength. Start in a lunge position but with … Continue reading

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British Longboard Union Midsummer competition

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Surfing in Dubia?

I’m pretty sure that the Gulf isn’t going to make it as a surf destination, but this geeza did manage to catch some waves in Dubai!….

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