Le Mascaret: bienvenue surfeurs

French surfers are enjoying a very special wave. "Le Mascaret" is a tidal bore that runs through La Gironde river, in the town of Saint Pardon.

The adrenaline pumps as it is possible to ride 30-minute waves. The surfing quality of "Le Mascaret" is quite interesting. Surfers are able to catch not one, but several waves of the river bore.

Surfers have been flocking to this place for 20 years and the local economy is getting the most of it. Everyone is welcome to Saint Pardon: SUP lovers, longboarders, surfers, bodyboarders, kayakers and canoeists.

Learn more about the river waves and tidal bores of the world.

Prowlers: big wave surfing in Ireland

"Prowlers" may only be surfed once or twice a year, but it is always a pleasure to test its power.

With the perfect wind and swell conditions, the mystery wave of Ireland has an enormous potential. Recently, a group of surfers from Ireland, Britain and South Africa have hit the surf in an incredible tow-in session lead by Richie Fitzgerald.

The exact location of the wave on the west coast of Ireland remains a mystery, but it might break over a reef about 2km off the Cliffs of Moher.

In "Prowlers" waves have reached 50 feet. Watch the last big wave surfing session.

Seine River: great for Stand Up Paddle

The first stop of the 2011 Naish SUP Tour will be held in the Seine Rivers, Paris, France.

Can you imagine 100 stand up paddleboarders cruising down the French capital? The Paris Crossing will take place during the Paris Boat Show and it will be a 10 km race across the Seine.

All participants will be equipped with GPS trackers and their journey will be followed online.

Winners of this thrilling challenge will receive tickets to Hawaii, to compete in the annual Naish Paddle Championship on Maui.