Jayke Sharpe: the sand is going to get you...

Yet another splendid day of surfing in sweltering heat on Sri Lanka’s lush south east coastline with the round of 24 completed and now just 16 surfers remain in the Association of Surfing Professionals 6-star rated SriLankan Airlines Pro.

Indonesia’s Dede Suryana was again in outstanding form and the 24 year-old west Javanese surfer is enthusiastic about his chances here.

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Museum of British Surfing: old classics included

It’s time to pack your surfboard and get on the road with the Museum of British Surfing!

From June 12th to September 19th, 2010 our exhibition ‘An art history of British surfing history’ will be at:
Woodhorn, Queen Elizabeth II Country Park, Ashington, Northumberland NE63 9YF. It’s a stunning venue on the north east coast of England.

Art and surfing have been linked for hundreds of years, and our latest exhibition looks at how these elements combined to glide into British consciousness over the past few centuries.

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Luis Vindas: on top of the table

The 10th annual Circuito Nacional de Surf DayStar 2009-2010 will come to a conclusion this weekend June 25, 26 and 27 at Playa Hermosa’s La Curva.

It will be a war zone for Jaco’s Luis Vindas and Jason Torres who will put everything they have into the water for the Open category National Title. Due to the fact that this 7th date of the Circuito carries 5 stars and with it awards 2,000 points to the winner of each category, the athletes of the championship intend for this appointment to be their fourth best win, a situation that puts anyone who wins in a good place in the final ranking. In the best case, it will reward the surfer with the #1 ranking and the National Championship win.

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