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2021 Surfing Walk of Fame inductees

2021 Surfing Walk of Fame inductees

From PT in Huntington Beach: The votes have been tallied and fresh crop of legendary wave riders will once again be forever enshrined in surfing’s history books on September 23, 2021 at 10:00am in Huntington Beach, California.  Through a selection ballot, a ...


THE NEW PLB - ISSUE 108 - Mick the Mighty Proofreader brings the inside info on what's in it

THE NEW PLB - ISSUE 108 - Mick the Mighty Proofreader brings the inside info on what's in it

Mighty Mick the Hyphen brings us his run-down on what lies between the covers of the newie: Issue No 108  >> FEATURES TO ...

“You need to sell a lot of waves to get a strong return” - investing in a surf park

“You need to sell a lot of waves to get a strong return” - investing in a surf park

According to investor marketing material, it’ll offer “access to perfect surf” and a “reimaging” of the site’s existing resort, complete ...

Buying a surfboard in 2021 – helpful insights from the Raglan Surf Report

Buying a surfboard in 2021 – helpful insights from the Raglan Surf Report

Depending on how many decibels of volume you’re after and the density of the micro fibre industrial strength stringer on ...

Not waving, drowning . . .

Not waving, drowning . . .

How does drowning happen and how can you prevent it. The idea that a drowning person splashes and calls for ...

Japan’s controversial annual dolphin hunt begins

Japan’s controversial annual dolphin hunt begins

More than a decade after “The Cove” revealed the cruelty behind the practice, Taiji fishermen continue to round up dolphins ...

Why is human DNA seeping into the surf near a Southern California pier?

Why is human DNA seeping into the surf near a Southern California pier?

On any given day, surfers are paddling out near the San Clemente Pier to catch waves, a popular seaside destination ...

A good news story: these popular tuna species no longer endangered, surprising scientists

A good news story: these popular tuna species no longer endangered, surprising scientists

From National Geographic: In a world simultaneously on fire and underwater thanks to climate change, scientists have announced some good news: Several important tuna ...

Equal Pay for Equal Play NSW

Equal Pay for Equal Play NSW

From Lucy Small: In the last four months I’ve cartwheeled from being generally annoyed about the way women athletes are ...

A good news story! One million ‘Wonder Plant’ seedlings planted in Wales to create healthy seas

A good news story! One million ‘Wonder Plant’ seedlings planted in Wales to create healthy seas

At a time when shallow seagrass meadows have disappeared from 92% of UK’s vast coastline, scientists have realized that this ...

“Afrosurf” - a book by Selema Masekela telling the untold stories of surfing culture in Africa

“Afrosurf” - a book by Selema Masekela telling the untold stories of surfing culture in Africa

A handsome 300-page book charting Africa’s overlooked surf culture, Afrosurf asks a host of characters from a dozen countries what ...

Wife's heartbreaking tribute to husband killed in Shelly Beach shark attack

Wife's heartbreaking tribute to husband killed in Shelly Beach shark attack

From ABC Coffs Coast: The pregnant wife of a man killed in a shark attack on the New South Wales ...

Surfer in his 20s dies after shark attack at Shellys

Surfer in his 20s dies after shark attack at Shellys

Latest update from 7 News as of Monday afternoon: A veteran paramedic has broken down describing the final moments of ...

Vale: Legendary Brit surfer and shaper CJ Jones

Vale: Legendary Brit surfer and shaper CJ Jones

Tribute from Sam Bleakley: RIP Chris ‘CJ’ Jones, shaping and surfing hero, master craftsman, wonderful family friend, 1971 English, British ...

Plans to sink oil rigging off Ningaloo

Plans to sink oil rigging off Ningaloo

From the Roaring Journals: In what is the first proposal of its kind in Australian waters, Woodside Petroleum plans to ...

Pismo the surfing goat

Pismo the surfing goat

As cheering children and men frantically paddle their inflatable surfboard through the frothy Pacific waves onto the beach, one passenger ...

70-year-old Wendy Worrell Page – three minutes from home in Saladita, Mexico

70-year-old Wendy Worrell Page – three minutes from home in Saladita, Mexico

Philanthropist, entrepreneur, born in San Antonio, Texas in 1952, Wendy didn’t start surfing until she was 10, but once her ...

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