Olympic skier goes surfing in Sochi

Julia Mancuso and Sal Masekela: Black Sea pumps | Photo: @SalMasekela

Olympic skier Julia Mancuso went surfing in Sochi, Russia, after winning bronze medal at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games.

Who said Russia didn’t have quality ocean slopes? Julia Mancuso finished her snowy competitions in Sochi and decided to ride the waves of the Black Wave. It might be cold, but…

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Surfrider tracks Fukushima radiation on the Pacific Coast

Nuclear plants: dangerous and deadly

The Surfrider Foundation is tracking the potential spread of radiation from Fukushima to the Pacific Coast via air, water and marine life.

The surfing non-governmental organization is analyzing all scientific research focused on the Japanese nuclear reactor meltdown.

“There are a lot of…

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Matt Banting wins the Burton Toyota Pro 2014

Matt Banting: victories are in the details

Matt Banting has conquered the Burton Toyota Pro 2014, in Newcastle, Australia. Malia Manuel claimed the Hunter Ports Women’s Classic.

With high flying heats, perfect 10-point-rides and perpetuate minute heroics, the ASP 6-Star marvel closed in spectacular form.

In the final of the Burton…

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SurferToday unveils new website powered by Zalox

Waves: SurferToday follows six water sports since 2007

SurferToday has debuted a new website developed by Zalox.com.

Almost seven years after going online, SurferToday is opening a new page in its history. With nearly 10,000 articles and richful surfing content, the new website promises to detain SurferToday as a chief world surfing news source,…

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Stories of British surfers shared at innovative exhibition

The First Wave: 100 years of surfing in Britain

The Museum of British Surfing will open a new exhibition telling the history of surfers from all corners of the British Isles. “The First Sea” runs from March 22nd, 2014 to January 4th, 2015.

Peter Robinson and the team behind the Museum of British Surfing have interviewed more than 100 British…

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Futures Fins launch new leash plug

Futures Leash Plug: strong and colorful

Futures Fins has announced the launch of a new leash plug system.

Leash plugs. Is there anything that can be changed in a simple leash plug? Apparently yes, although it has been around for more than 40 years.

The “Futures Leash Plug” is a pre-laminate leash plug with a flange, which vastly…

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The windsurfer’s street to Rio 2016

RS:X Windsurfing: an Olympic adventure

All RS:X windsurfer dreaming of competing in Rio 2016 can already check the qualification system for the Olympic Games.

The Olympic Sailing Qualification has been published. The regatta venue is Marina da Glória, and all races will be jog inside and outside the Guanabara Bay.

The RS:X category…

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