- 08 July 2014 | Surfing
Westwood will be the third artificial surf pool installed in the United Kingdom.
A surf park with its own beach in a man-made lagoon will be built near Junction 27 of the M5, in Mid Devon, in the Southwest of England.
The surf park is one of the seven leisure attractions that will be connected in Westwood. In the center of the project, the Westwood Reef will pump artificial waves for surf enthusiasts.
- 07 July 2014 | Surfing
The world's best surfers will ride J-Bay Open 2014 between 10th-20th July, at Jeffreys Bay, South Africa.
The best right-hand point break of the African continent will see the Top 34 surfers plus two wildcards battling for points, prize money and honor. Jeffreys Bay is back for good.
After a two-year hiatus from elite competition, the venue adds a technical element to the Dream Tour. This is not just another wave. J-Bay can be tricky and it requires study, knowledge and experience.
- 06 July 2014 | Surfing
Timmy Reyes has won the Mr Price Pro Ballito 2014, in six-to-eight foot (1.5- 2 meter) surf, in South Africa.
The Californian surfer, 32, proved it is never too late to make a glorious comeback, after several injuries almost put an end to his surfing career.
Tim Reyes defeated Matt Wilkinson in the final heat held at Willard Beach, to claim his first major victory in ten years. As a result, Reyes collects 6500 qualification points and moves to fifth position on the ASP World Qualifying Series ratings.