Recreation

International
Recreation

Denmark - 'Cold Hawaii': Danish Coast Surfs on Virus Wave

On Denmark's rugged western coast, far from paradise islands in the tropics, "Cold Hawaii" has become the place to be for surfers stranded by travel restrictions during the coronavirus pandemic.

West Coast
Recreation

CA - Coastal Commission Punts Decision on Future of Off-Road Recreation at California Beach

(CN) — Even though members of the California Coastal Commission believe the Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area could be subject to Governor Gavin Newsom’s order this week protecting state lands and waters, they did not get to vote Thursday on a public works plan regarding future use and development of the park.

Great Lakes
Recreation

Great Lakes - Lessons From Under the Ice

For some, the idea of diving the frigid waters of the Great Lakes in winter on a single breath might not be very alluring. But for others, this ice-topped wonderland provides a sanctuary for meditation and exploration. In Issue 13 of Oceanographic, Geoff Coombs takes us on a dream-like journey beneath the frozen waters of Lake Huron.

International
Recreation

EU - When German Pro Surfer Sebastian Steudtner Rode a Wave Over 115 Feet Tall; WATCH

On January 18, 2018, German pro surfer Sebastian Steudtner conquered a massive 115-feet tall wave in Nazare, Portugal, neat the Silver Coast area.

International
Recreation

World - Surfers Use Sensors in Their Boards to Monitor Ocean Warming

Surfers around the world are using Smartfins to gather data about the health of oceans.

International
Recreation

Portugal - A Brazilian surfer broke her own Guinness World Records title by riding an epic wave CNN

(CNN) Brazilian surfer Maya Gabeira has broken her own world record for the largest wave surfed by a woman.

International
Recreation

AUS - Meet the Young Aussie Surfers Behind a Backyard Board-Shaping Revolution

Young Australians are increasingly rejecting mass-produced surf craft in favour of something a little more bespoke, and it's driving surf culture into new realms of exploration.

International
Recreation

UK - Top Tiree Surfing Event Rides Waves of Concern

Plans to carry on with a top world surfing event during Covid are making waves in Tiree.

Southeast
Recreation

FL - Developers in Talks for $595 Million Florida Surf Park With Homes, Hotel and Shops

FORT PIERCE, Fla. — Those who like to carve a wave will be stoked to find out Florida developers are in talks to build a multi-million surfing complex in the city of Fort Pierce.