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23 min ago | Evening News

'Shark' spotted off Great Yarmouth coast

John Tully was taking a dip in the sea this morning when he noticed a distinctive dorsal fin with a white tip among the waves.

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4 hrs ago | OhNoTheyDidnt

Captain Caveman Goes Surfing in Costa Rica

Australian actor Chris Hemsworth was seen catching the waves at Playa Hermosa in Costa Rica.

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7 hrs ago | KITV-TV

Hawaii standup surfers stand up for right to surf

As we reported FIRST on KITV4 news in July and at 6 last night, a local attorney wants to ban standup surfers from Ala Moana 18 hours per week.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

KITV-TV

Duke Kahanamoku honored in Australia

Duke's Oceanfest is well underway and paying tribute to the legendary waterman. But Duke Kahanamoku is not only being honored in Hawaii.

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KITV-TV

DLNR schedules meet on proposed rules for standup surfers

'In general SUPs tend to be larger and less maneuverable and they are dangerous, especially in crowded situations,'says Timothy Mac Master Waves are a finite resource and local attorney Timothy Mac Master believes standup surfers are getting more than their fair share.

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West Hawaii Today

High surf advisory issued for Big Island shores

A high surf advisory is in effect for the Big Island's south-facing shores through 6 p.m. Friday.

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Examiner.com

Invest 96 could be good news for surfers

Invest 96 is bringing heavy rains to the Lesser Antilles island chain but the latest indications are it won't pose any serious threat to any land mass.

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The Honolulu Advertiser

High surf advisory posted as south swell arrives

Waves with faces of 6 to 9 feet prompted a high surf advisory for south shores Thursday, lasting until 6 p.m. Friday.

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OC Weekly

Why Surf Rock Is Southern California's Folk Music

By: Jonny Whiteside Yes, you could call surf rock SoCal folk music. It's an almost unique subculture, which has somehow managed to survive with all of its complex social codes, vocabulary and rowdy behavior intact -- up to and including last year's riot in the streets of Huntington Beach, AKA Surf City.

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Surfing News

Surf dogs will hang 20 in Del Mar

Eighty surf dogs will hang 20 in the 9th Annual Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon. The canine surfing event will take place at Dog Beach, in Del Mar, on the 7th September, 2014.

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Surfing News

Punta Rocas gets the ISA 50th Anniversary World Surfing Games

The ISA 50th Anniversary World Surfing Games will be ridden in Punta Rocas, Peru, between October 24th and November 1st, 2014.

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The Age

Surf wear chain catches Billabong wave

SurfStitch, which started selling just 10 brands in Mona Vale in 2008, now sells more than 600 brands and 24,000 product lines, from big brands such as Billabong, QuickSilver and RipCurl to obscure European brands such as Bensimon.

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The Austin Chronicle

Playback: DaveTV's Cable Access Comeback

A friend to late-night channel-surfers and ally to underground bands, honorable Dave Prewitt occupied the humble domain of local cable access from 1990 to 2007 with two after-midnight music shows.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

ABC News 4 Charleston

Surfers bring smiles to autistic kids with morning of wave riding

The Surfer's Healing event on Folly Beach is a frightening experience for some, but the smiles say it all for most participants.

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Lumina News

Bright future for womena s surfing

Stand-up paddleboarder Anna Blackburn stroked through the clear water at Public Beach Access No.

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KSL-TV

Video: People with spinal injuries experience the joys of surfing

A charity in California is helping people who are paralyzed from the neck down have the opportunity to experience something they thought was impossible - the thrill of surfing in the ocean.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Leishman caddie home after surf tragedy

Marc Leishman will begin the US PGA Tour's season-ending playoff series without regular caddie Matt Kelly on his bag following the tragic surfing death of fellow Australian Peter Luke.

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Phoenix New Times

You Can Surf at Downtown Phoenix's CityScape Through August 31

It sat dormant in the courtyard of downtown's CityScape , inflated but unused, during the early weeks of summer.

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South Coast Register

Culburra surfer's wave of success

Culburra Beach surfer Louis Gillick's dream of getting a spot on the Association of Surfing Professional's prestigious world tour is getting closer after a good result in Japan.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

TMZ.com

Kelly Slater -- Surfing With 'Hands Up'... to Honor Mike Brown

Surf legend Kelly Slater is choosing sides on the situation in Ferguson, MO -- riding a massive wave with his "hands up" as a tribute to Mike Brown -- the man who was shot to death on August 9. Slater posted the pic on Instagram -- adding the caption, "One for #MikeBrown, #DontShoot #Ferguson #HandsUp."

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