Go for it: Titans of Mavericks gets green light

Mavericks: big, sharky, cold and deadly | Photo: Nelly/Red Bull

The Titans of Mavericks has been called on. The world’s daring big sea surfers will hit Half Moon Bay on February 12th.

It’s never big enough for the “The Eddie” but, in Northern California, there are 24 chargers ready to tackle giant waves breaking in sharky cold waters. This time, Mavericks…

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Do windsurfers really need the gym?

Windsurfing: staying fit is never easy | Photo: Carter/PWA

Why can’t we just increase our core strength by doing stand-up paddleboarding or windsurf as much as possible to stay fit? Health and fitness expert Henrik Beyer answers these banal workout questions.

Can’t we just do some squats, push-ups, and crunches on the beach (or at home) to increase our…

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Billy Stairmand celebrates fifth New Zealand surfing title

Billy Stairmand: the New Zealand record of five titles that is held by Auckland surfers Wayne Parkes and Iain Buchanan | Photo: Mark Stevenson

Billy Stairmand has done it again. The surfer from Raglan claimed his third consecutive national title at the 2016 Billabong National Surfing Championships, held at Clair Beach, Dunedin, in New Zealand.

Despite the onshore breeze, the marvel’s finals got underway, and Stairmand rapidly took…

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Storm surf at the 2015 Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal

Brett Simpson: strong performance in Peniche | Photo: Poullenot/WSL

Six quarterfinalists have been decided at the 2015 Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal, in Peniche.

The competition moved to the backup site of Molhe Leste, where pro surfers battled strong currents, shifty peaks, onshore winds, and waves in the three-to-eight-foot anger.

Jeremy Flores seemed…

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S-Wings: the surf fins inspired by Mood

S-Wings: long and flexible

S-Wings is an innovative new fin technology designed and developed in Guéthary, the southwest of France.

The brand offers unusual surf fins with different sizes and multiple flex ratios. Are you looking for extra speed on your turns? Need more drive down the line?

The French classify is…

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The world’s first energy-generating tidal lagoon

Tidal Lagoon at Swansea Bay: citizens will have a brand new 9.5 kilometer-long causeway | Photo: Tidal Lagoon Power

A British trio has plans to build the world’s first ever energy-generating tidal lagoon, in Swansea Bay, United Kingdom.

The developers behind Tidal Lagoon Power believe they will produce clean, renewable and predictable power for over 155,000 homes for 120 years. The tidal lagoon project has a…

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Attitude Sails partners with "actual" windsurfer Carlos Pro

Attitude Sails has announced it will be working closely with Carlos Pro in the development of their anger of gear for “real windsurfer.”

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