French Polynesia
French Polynesia Newswire

French Polynesia Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for French Polynesia.

Results 1 - 20 of 2,211 in French Polynesia

  1. My holidays: Steven ShropshireRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Well, New Zealand has topped the list for many years, but following that would be Hawaii or French Polynesia. What's the dumbest thing you've ever done when travelling? A colleague and I got locked into a three-hour conversation with a street ...

    Comment?

  2. StandardAero Mobile Service Teams Surpass 5,000 Customer Service...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Airport Business

    ... Colombia, Chile, Brazil and Uruguay. We have also supported customers in exotic locations such as French Polynesia -- as well as some very challenging places like Iceland and Morocco." StandardAero's strategically positioned MSTs provide customers ...

    Comment?

  3. Motocross rider surfs ocean waves on a dirt bikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS News

    ... the natural order of things and catches some serious waves in the saltwater terrain of the Pacific Ocean in French Polynesia . YouTuber carsandwater has an interesting claim to fame -- he likes to heat up a ball of nickel to an extreme temperature, ...

    Comment?

  4. Daredevil surfs motorcycle in TahitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Daredevil Robbie Maddison, in his latest stunt, rides his motorcycle across waves in Tahiti, French Polynesia, in April using ski-like devices on his wheels. SAN DIEGO >> Although daredevil Robbie Maddison has done plenty of crazy stunts, people thought he'd really lost it when he proposed riding his motorcycle on water.

    Comment?

  5. Real Housewives of Orange County Recap: Drunken Vicki...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Woo hoo! The OC ladies went wild on the August 3 episode of The Real Housewives of Orange County ! The women slammed down shots, swam with sharks, took off their tops, drove golf carts into restaurants, and more as their Tahitian trip ravaged on. Which Housewives were whooping it up the hardest and which Housewives were in tears? Read on to find out! As soon as the ladies reached their huts on the water, Judge was ready to celebrate by going skinny-dipping.

    Comment?

  6. Daredevil motorcyclist rides the waves in latest stuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Daredevil Robbie Maddison posed during a break from his latest stunt, riding his motorcycle across waves in Tahiti, French Polynesia, using ski-like devices on his wheels. SAN DIEGO>> Although daredevil Robbie Maddison has done plenty of crazy stunts, people thought he'd really lost it when he proposed riding his motorcycle on water.

    Comment?

  7. The Real Housewives of Orange County Recap 8/3/15: Season 10 Episode...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Celebrity Dirty Laundry

    ... Shannon and David met with their therapist. Later, the women headed off for a tropical get away to French Polynesia, but the road to paradise got bumpy when Meghan and Vicki didn't see eye to eye. Did you watch last week's episode? We did and we ...

    Comment?

  8. Here's a Guy Surfing the Pacific Ocean on a Dirt BikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | People

    ... surfs a wave on his dirt bike. Filmed in Tahiti, Madison traverses wet and dry land in the jungles of French Polynesia before transitioning onto the ocean. We're not dirt bike scientists or anything, but it really does look like he just strapped ...

    Comment?

  9. Video: DC Shoes presents Robbie Maddison's "Pipe Dream"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cycle News

    DC presents Robbie "Maddo" Maddison's "Pipe Dream," giving the world a chance to witness history being made as Maddo rides his dirt bike on the powerful and iconic waves of Tahiti. From his helmet to motocross boots, Maddo was dressed for FMX when he took his dirt bike into the unchartered saltwater terrain of the Pacific Ocean in French Polynesia.

    Comment?

  10. Watch Robbie Maddison go surfing on a dirtbikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Autoblog

    ... when Maddison and his team modified a dirt bike to ride the waters of the Pacific Ocean around Tahiti in French Polynesia. Sounds like a pipe dream, right? That's what Maddo and company called the project, and with good reason. Not only does it seem ...

    Comment?

  11. Motorbike rider surfs waveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ABS-CBN News

    In Maddison's "Pipe Dream", he is dressed for freestyle motocross , from his helmet to his boots, as he brought his dirt bike to the iconic waves of the Pacific Ocean terrain in French Polynesia.

    Comment?

  12. Robbie Maddison Rides His Bike on a Wave in "Pipe Dream"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Transworld

    ... dressed for FMX when he took his dirt bike into the unchartered saltwater terrain of the Pacific Ocean in French Polynesia. For nearly two years Robbie has been focused on making surfing on his motorbike a reality. His efforts paid off in Tahiti, ...

    Comment?

  13. Motocross stunt rider surfs waves on modified dirt bikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Big News Network.com

    ... social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. PAPEETE, French Polynesia -- An Australian daredevil who surfs and rides motocross combined his interests in Tahiti by taking a modified dirt bike out to ...

    Comment?

  14. Video of 'History Being Made' That's So...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | TheBlaze.com

    For two years, he's been in the process of fine-tuning a bike with specialized wheels that could do just that. Calling it a "chance to witness history being made," DC Shoes presented the video showing Maddison take his bike "into the unchartered saltwater terrain of the Pacific Ocean in French Polynesia."

    Comment?

  15. Watch a Guy 'Surf' Massive Waves in Tahiti on a Dirt BikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | TIME.com

    Teahupoo and Papara in Tahiti, a French Polynesian island in the Pacific Ocean. In about 24 hours, YouTube footage of the stunt, which was part of a promotion for Maddo's shoe line with DC Shoes, generated more than 3 How did it feel? Maddison told Surfer magazine , "I've never felt like I was in the wrong place at the wrong time more than I did right there.

    Comment?

  16. Insane video: Man surfs a wave with his motorcycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Boy Genius

    ... And, of course, not just any wave would do, it had to be the legendary Teahupo'o reefbreak in Tahiti, French Polynesia. Maddison's early attempts involved a Honda CR500R, outfitted with two skis: one beneath the front wheel and a larger one that ...

    Comment?

  17. Incredible video of stunt rider a surfinga wavesa on a dirt bikeRead the original story

    Monday | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... s dressed for FMX when he took his dirt bike into the unchartered saltwater terrain of the Pacific Ocean in French Polynesia," DC Shoes wrote in the video description.

    Comment?

  18. Surfing Tahiti - on a motorcycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Iol.co.za

    Papeete, Tahiti - It took two years and countless splashy failures before Australian freestyle motocrosser Robbie 'Maddo' Maddison, 34, was able to realise his 'pipe dream' of surfing the perfect waves at Teahupoo and Papara off the island of Tahiti in French Polynesia on his KTM 250 SX two-stroke motocross bike, modified with broad skis and a 'paddlewheel' rear tyre so that it would skim across the water - just as long as it was going at exactly the right speed!

    Comment?

  19. Robbie Maddison rides a motorbike in the waves of TahitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Surfing News

    Yes, you've read it well. "Maddo" has taken his specially modified dirt bike to the giant and powerful surf of Tahiti, in the heart of French Polynesia.

    Comment?

  20. Moto Surfing: Robbie Maddison's Pipe DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Motorcyclist Magazine

    ... lmet to motocross boots, Maddo was geared up to take on uncharted saltwater terrain of the Pacific Ocean in French Polynesia.

    Comment?