Surfing: there's nothing like study and practice

Ever thought of asking admission to a MBA in Surfing? Would you imagine yourself in the Surfing University?

Well, nowadays you can develop your academic knowledge in the wave riding science in several postgraduated studies, from Europe to Australia. There are several university programs for surfers, kitesurfers, windsurfers and bodyboarders.


Adriano de Souza: brazilian sprayer

The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) PRIME 6.0 Lowers Pro kicked off Round 1 and the first three heats of Round 2 today in increasing three-to- five foot (1.5 metre) surf at the iconic cobblestone pointbreak of Lower Trestles. Opening main-event action saw current ASP Dream Tour No. 8 Adriano de Souza (BRA), 23, eliminate fellow ASP World Title competitor and defending 6.0 Lowers Pro Champion Fred Patacchia (North Shore, HI), 28, in the Round of 96.

The increase in ASP PRIME ratings points due to the newly-initiated ASP World Rankings has drawn an impressive field to Lower Trestles, including over 30 ASP Dream Tour campaigners as well as the world's finest up-and-comers looking to find their way amongst the elite.


Boscombe Surf Reef: secret talks for secret solutions

Surfers are anxious to know the final conclusions of the report made of the Boscombe Surf Reef, in the United Kingdom.

Is it really working? What should be done tofix the flaws? Will Boscombe be having a world class artificial wave?

What is known is that the meeting to discuss the problems of the Boscombe Surf Reef willbe held behind closed doors.

Initially, the meeting scheduled for April was cancelled due to an impossible air travel of Dr. Mark Davidson, an expert from the Plymouth University, by the time of the Icelandic volcanic ash menace.