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- 14 February 2018 | Surfing
Surfing is for life, right? Well, in theory, it should be. But in reality, sometimes the destiny has other plans for our existence.
We all remember the first wave proudly rode toward the beach. It is something that we will never forget because it was the moment we became surfers.
From the day we stood up on the surfboard for the first time until now, a lot has changed. And that is especially true for people who started surfing in their teens, and are now hitting their 30s and 40s.
- 13 February 2018 | Surfing
Kanoa Igarashi will represent Japan in the 2018 World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour.
The 20-year-old surfer was born in Huntington Beach, California, but he has dual citizenship - his parents and family are Japanese.
With this announcement, Igarashi hopes to compete for the Land of the Rising Sun in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Simultaneously, he will become the first ever Japanese athlete on the Dream Tour.
- 12 February 2018 | Surfing
Lucas Chianca has taken out the 2018 Nazaré Challenge, at the infamous Praia do Norte, in Portugal.
Despite the tricky and dangerous ocean and wind conditions, thousands of surfing fans invaded the local lighthouse, and the surrounding cliffs to witness the world's best tackling the big waves.
With 25-to-35-foot waves on offer, the organization announced that the contest would be rated with a bronze coefficient.