Latest Surfing Stories

Skyscraper-Size Waves Circulate Energy, Nutrients In Deep Ocean
2013-09-09 15:51:47

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While massive waves are a surfer’s dream, they are also fascinating to oceanographers – particularly those waves breaking deep in the ocean. These deep ocean waves play a vital role in long-term climate cycles and a new study from scientists at the University of Washington has revealed waves the height of skyscrapers circulating energy and nutrients deep below the Southern Pacific Ocean. “Climate models are really sensitive...

2013-08-31 23:17:51

Total Surfing Fitness created by Clayton Beatty is a new exercise program that covers beginner surfing workouts, intermediate surfing workouts, and advanced surfing workouts. A full Total Surfing Fitness overview on the site Vkool.com indicates if the program is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 Total Surfing Fitness designed by Clayton Beatty is a new exercise program that provides people with 3 surf training manuals, and 3 book bonuses such as the “Total Surfing...

2013-08-13 23:23:32

New from Jimmy Lewis: A Noseriding SUP called the Black and Blue Machine, The Stiletto Racing Series of Standup Paddleboards, The Canary Surfboard and Directional Kiteboard, and Masao Fukayama designs. Read on to see what's coming down the line. Maui, Hawaii (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 With Outdoor Retailer behind and Surf Expo around the corner, shops and riders are speculating about the 2014 shapes that will hit the racks and waves in the near future. While many of Jimmy Lewis's...

2013-07-26 23:03:07

As part of Jimmy's nationwide 10,000 mile demo tour, Jimmy has been riding the best breaks with friends and fans from San Francisco to San Diego. This week is a great chance to meet Jimmy to try out his finest SUP (Standup Paddleboards) and Surfboards. Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) July 26, 2013 http://us.jimmylewis.com There is no cost to join the tour. There is no competition or prize. This is a bunch of riders hitting the best spots for some good laughs, sweet waves, and DaFastest...

Pipeline Wave Frozen In Time
2013-07-23 05:40:15

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A team of scientists from the Universidad Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M) and the University of California - San Diego (UC San Diego) have created a static pipeline wave in a laboratory. The wave has a crest that moves neither forward nor backward, which will allow improvements in boat and seaport designs. The wave will also allow analysis of how carbon dioxide exchange between the ocean and the atmosphere occurs. The study findings are...

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