Polish duo wins the 2016 RS:X World Windsurfing Championships

2016 RS:X World Windsurfing Championships: light winds in Eilat | Photo: Tiit Aunaste/RS:X Class

Piotr Myszka and Malgorzata Bialecka were crowned champions at the 2016 RS:X World Windsurfing Championships, in Eilat, Israel.

The Polish swift dominated the entire competition and will be a force to be reckoned with at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, in Brazil, next summer. The medal races were…

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"The Eddie" is ready: who will subdue Waimea Bay?

Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau: it is never too big at Waimea Bay | Photo: Quiksilver

“The Bay calls the Day”. Eddie is ready. It’s on. The Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau 2015/2016 is set to run on February 10th.

In the past 31 years, the big swell surfing miracle held at Waimea Bay got underway eight times. This will be the ninth edition. The endure time “The Eddie” was…

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Nazaré will host the 2016 Perfect Chapter

Praia do Norte, Nazaré: the new home of the Perfect Chapter | Photo: Estrelinha/CMN

The fifth edition of the Allianz Perfect Chapter will be held in Praia do Norte, Nazaré, Portugal.

The tube riding milestone will feature 16 surfers competing against each other in one of the heaviest surf breaks in the planet. The first designate in the list is Bruno Santos.

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Nikki Van Dijk wins the Los Cabos Open of Surf 2015

Nikki Van Dijk: a sunny victory at Los Cabos | Photo: Marenelmar/Boardwalk Producciones

Nikki Van Dijk has conquered the Los Cabos Open of Surf 2015, at Zippers Beach, Mexico.

The Australian surfer defeated Silvana Lima in the Women’s Qualification Series (QS) 6000 competition. Despite some damage to her equipment, Van Dijk used tactics to secure victory in Baja California.

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Wakeboarding Cable Game in Hamburg – Red Bull Rising High 2013

Click CC for Subtitles! 15000 wakeboard fans at Magellan-Terrassen in Hamburg witnessed the victory of Raph Derome (CAN) on the UNIT Parktech Wakeboardroller. Nico von Lerchenfeld (GER) won.

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Ricardo Christie: from crowdfunding to the World Board League

Ricardo Christie: ready to storm the World Surf League | Photo: ASP/Robertson

Richard Christie is the first Kiwi surfer to qualify for the elite of surfing, since Maz Quinn reached the ASP World Tour, in 2002.

The surfer from Gisborne, who gets called “Ricardo” by his brothers, waited an agonising 16 days before being confirmed on the 2015 World Surf League.

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