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Gabriel Medina Extends Rip Curl Relationship industry news

» Nov/20/2015:Gabriel Medina Extends Rip Curl Relationship

World Surfing Champion Gabriel Medina this week signed a new contract with long time sponsor Rip Curl, extending his relationship with the surfing company into the future

Gabriel Medina Extends Rip Curl Relationship

2nd Annual Tofino Paddle Surf SUP Invitational - Oct 23-25, 2015 2nd Annual Tofino Paddle Surf SUP Invitational - Oct 23-25, 2015

» Nov/12/2015 Tofino:14 year old crowned Canadian SUP surf champ


» 47 photos from Tofino Paddle Surf

» Congrats to our Newest Canadian Team Members, off to the WORLD'S in 2015!
Jeffery Spencer-1st place Open Men's / Marco Procopio second place Open Men's / Cath Bruhwiler 1st place Women's


John and Howard surfing in Mexico, October 2015 your surf trip photos

» 3 photos of John and Howard surfing in Mexico, October 2015

a late afternoon paddle up to the head of the bay, Oct/29/2015 day to day Stand Up Paddleboard photos

» a late afternoon paddle up to the head of the bay - Oct/29/2015

» Bush Creek and up to the head of the bay - Oct/20/2015

Stand Up Paddleboarding on Oyster Bay, Ladysmith BC, Oct/20/2015

Fishing Recap Ucluelet BC 2015 with Salmon Eye Charters BC Fishing Reports

» Ucluelet - Nov/25/2015 by Sam Vandervalk

» Fishing Recap Ucluelet BC 2015 with Salmon Eye Charters

» YouTube:Humpback Whales from Ucluelet and Tofino BC

♠ upcoming events       full CoastalBC Events Calendar

november 2015

» Surfrider Beach Cleanup at Sombrio - Nov 8, 2015

» Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival Fall Series - Nov 12-14, 2015

» Surfrider Wave Hunt non-competitive surfing event - China Beach - Nov 21-22,

» Brechin Sport, Ski and Board Swap - Nanaimo - Nov 22, 2015

» Raincoast Institute:Making Better Decisions in Avalanche Terrain - Tofino, Nov 26th, 2015

» Ladysmith Festival of Lights - Nov 26th, 2015

» Surfrider Gear Swap, Vic - Nov 29

december 2015

» Mount Washington Opening Day - Dec 11, 2015

» Mount Cain Opening Day - early Dec?

» Surfrider Beach Cleanup at Muir Creek - Dec 13, 2015

» Winter Camp 2015 @ the Dryspot Indoor Sk8 Park - 4 camps Dec 21 - Jan 3  

♠ news/interesting links

» Surf Stadium -

» River surfers invade Alberta's Rocky Mountains -

» Mount Washington resort sold to U.S. firm -

» Surf for Love, Not for Gold - surfing in the Olympics -

» forget your gopro. Here's a drone for you [guess it's not a drone if you're flying it] -

» Jay Mandarino buys SBC brand portfolio -

» SBC Surf & Snowboard Canada publisher SBC Media files for bankruptcy -

» SBC Media Files for Bankruptcy; Initial interest from new buyers -

» Mick Fanning attacked by shark -

» Mick Fanning has been attacked by shark during the final at J-Bay -

» RIP Johnny Rice, a true surfing icon -


» Sixty-six surfers on a 42' surfboard break World Record in Huntington Beach - June 20 -

» Battery-powered Surfboard Stuffed With $100,000 Worth Of Meth Washes Up On Beach -

» torn between surfing and golf? -

» 13-year-old surfer killed in Reunion Island shark attack -

» Great White Shark confirmed along Washington coast Feb 2015

» Surfer Bitten By Great White Shark Near San Luis Obispo, California -

» Mystery surrounding millions of sea star deaths on B.C. coast solved -

» NZ's first artificial surf reef wiped out -

» Chet Frost makes woden surfboards in Nanaimo - interview on

» Dorian [Doc] Paskowitz, Doctor and Surfer Who Lived an Endless Summer, Dies at 93 -

» The world’s first inflatable reef break -

» Three surfers die after getting into difficulty in the sea in Cornwall -

» Surfing tragedy claims three lives off Mawgan Porth Beach, Newquay -

» How to fight a tiger shark and win -

» Michael Scott Moore, author of "Sweetness and Blood...How Surfing Spread from Hawaii and California” has just been released, kidnapped in Somalia two-and-a-half years ago while researching a book on piracy -

» Visitors relish Martins Beach, Half Moon Bay, California, after court orders public access restored to surf break -

» World's 20 Best Surf Towns -

» Huntington Beach Surfer dies in the lineup - Wesley Goldenhar suffers fatal wipeout at 20th Street -

» Patagonia Surfing Wet Suits Go Green: A new kind of bio-rubber could change the way surf companies make wetsuits -

» False killer whale calf rescued near Tofino in critical condition -

» California swimmer talks about surviving great white shark attack -

» Comparing modes of surf tourism delivery in the Maldives -

» Liberalizing Nirvana: an analysis of the consequences of common pool resource deregulation for the sustainability of Fiji's surf tourism industry -

» Performance, agency and change in Surfing Tourist Space -

» Sustainable Surf Tourism: A Community Centered Approach in Papua New Guinea -

» Ensenada bay first surfing reserve in Mexico -

» Conservatives distance themselves from Northern Gateway approval -

» Big wave surfing pioneer Ricky Grigg passes away -

» Ricky Grigg, big wave surfer and oceanographer, dead at 77 -

» More than a thousand protesters rally against Northern Gateway pipeline in Vancouver May 10, 2014 -

» A shark-deterrent wetsuit? A sleek suit that taps our growing understanding of shark vision -

» Ottawa removing North Pacific humpback whales from list of ‘threatened’ species -

» Caribou, Humpbacks May Legally Stand in Way of Northern Gateway Pipeline, According to B.C. Nature Lawsuit -

» Kitimat votes 'NO' to Northern Gateway -

» NZ's first artificial surf reef to be removed, never functioned as intended -

» Humpback whales catch a wave at Pipeline -

» Hobie Alter, The Henry Ford Of Surfboards, Dies At 80 -

» after 23 years, Slater splits from Quiksilver -

» R.I.P. Hobie -

» Surfer / dolphin collision at Bawley's Beach, Oz -

» Forget the sharks... Australian beach is closed after four metre CROCODILE goes surfing -

» state-of-the-art surfable wave generator for rivers, lakes or large pools - £2.5 -

» Police asking for help to identify two men for the January 22nd arson at the Leeside Skatepark -

» SBC Restaurant 65' wide indoor mini ramp 109 East Hastings St. Vancouver

» Nanaimo area teen dies in longboard collision in Cedar -

» Gerard Butler in Talks for 'Point Break' Remake -

» Europe's surfers tackle mountainous seas raised by intense weather system -

» Surfers take on 18-metre waves of the Atlantic coastlines of Ireland, Cornwall, France and Portugal -

» Slater's Boards Stolen -

» Kelly Slater’s Pipe Quiver Stolen in North Shore Heist -

» Black swans surfing at Kirra in Australia -

» Australian Fishermen Free 12-Foot Tiger Shark in Dramatic Rescue -

» Shark Kills Maui Kayaker Fisherman -

» Kinder Morgan plans to ship 400 tankers loaded with tar sands oil each year through the Salish Sea. If the oil spilled, where would it go -

» B.C. Whale-watching vessels are receiving unusually close encounters by curious juvenile Humpbacks in the Salish Sea -

» Search resumes for Missing big wave surfer Kirk Passmore on Oahu's North Shore -

» Video of Kirk Passmore's Last Wave -

» Great White sightings on the rise in San Diego -

» New NOAA Model Improves Understanding of Potential Paths of Japan Tsunami Debris -

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For me it is not the moment of achievement,
not the mastery of the elements or of a particular skill,
not the discovery of ability.
For me it is the ongoing relationship with this ocean and the balance and perspective that this relationship yields.

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