PEOPLE.comPro Surfer Rescues Children Stranded in Hawaii Home During ...PEOPLE.comA California father says he feared he and his family wouldn't survive after they became stranded in their Hawaii rental home during a severe flood while on vacation last weekend. Now, the man is thanking pro surfer Laird Hamilton for saving him, his ...Surfer Laird Hamilton rescued people stranded by extreme flooding in KauaiFor The Winall 8 news articles »
The GuardianMargaret River Pro surfing event cancelled amid further shark attack fearsThe GuardianOrganisers have taken the extraordinary measure of cancelling the Margaret River Pro surfing event due to ongoing concerns of further shark attacks. Two men were attacked by sharks in separate incidents at Gracetown, Western Australia near the event ...Multiple shark maulings fail to keep Australian surfers from the waterWashington PostMargaret River Pro surfing event cancelled after shark attacks near GracetownABC OnlineWorld Surf League Cancels Margaret River Pro After Pair of Shark AttacksTheInertia.comThe Australian -SBS -ABC Local -The Guardianall 120 news articles »
SurferTodayWorld Surf League (WSL): Interesting facts about the pro surfing organizationSurferTodayAccording to Forbes, the surf industry generates around $13 billion, so you could hardly run a surfing's professional world tour without a business-oriented mindset. The World Surf League is basically a sports event managing company with a deep focus ...Kelly Slater issues WA shark warning as Margaret River Pro surfing row deepensABC LocalWorld Surf League event in Australia canceled after two scary shark attacksUSA TODAYFunky cold Medina: Surfers wipeout on Margaret River ProWAtodayForbes -ABC Online -Business Insiderall 58 news articles »
coveteur.comInside a Pro Surfer's Idyllic Life in Under-the-Radar Hana, Hawaiicoveteur.comEleogram (nee Byrne-Wickey) first started surfing at six years old before “taking it seriously” at 11 and going pro at 14 (by way of, oh, you know, a Nike Superbowl spot). And while Eleogram's work with Roxy has taken her everywhere from Tahiti to ...
ReutersSurfing: Tyler through to Margaret River Pro quarter-finals after nearby shark attackReuters(Reuters) - Australia's two-time world champion Tyler Wright put a nearby shark attack to the back of her mind as she progressed to the women's quarter-finals of the Margaret River Pro on Monday. Tyler Wright of Australia surfs during the women's World ...Surfing: World Surf League calls off Margaret River Pro event after multiple shark attacks in Western AustraliaNew Zealand HeraldKiwi surfer Paige Hareb first in the water after shark scare near Margaret River ProStuff.co.nzMargaret River Pro surfing contest halted after shark maulingEvening StandardDaily Telegraphall 63 news articles »
Inside EditionSurfer Laird Hamilton Personally Rescues Vacationing Family Stranded in Kauai FloodsInside EditionJust as they were getting nervous they would trapped in their rental home until the floods subsided, Gwilliam said they got a call from a friend, letting them know that surfer Laird Hamilton, who lives nearby and owns a boat, was doing rescues. “I'm ...Pro surfer Laird Hamilton helps rescue Hawaii residents after massive floodingGlobalnews.caall 17 news articles »
ABC OnlineTwo Margaret River Pro surfers fear for safety after shark attacks ...ABC OnlineTwo of the world's top surfers, Italo Ferreira and Gabriel Medina, say they don't feel comfortable competing in Western Australia's Margaret River region in the wake of the two shark attacks yesterday.Shark attack halts Australia surf competitionCNNShark Attack In Australia Delays International Surfing CompetitionTravel+LeisureShark attacks second surfer near Gracetown in WA's South West after man airlifted to PerthABC LocalXinhua -WGNO -The Guardianall 120 news articles »
Stuff.co.nz'If someone gets hit, they are going to get hurt'Stuff.co.nzRaglan Surf Academy founder Deane Hishon said hydrofoilers and surfers tend to occupy different parts of the wave. At Manu Bay, surfers stay close to the point, while foilers ride further out. "Generally, the people who are dangerous at Manu Bay are ...and more »
The West AustralianShark attacks not the only threat to future of World Surf League's Margaret River ProThe West AustralianIn the end, though, it would be hard to escape the conclusion that WA had become collateral in the shifting power politics and direction of global surfing. For the simple explanation, let's revisit the scene of Wright packing her surfboards and ...