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- 24 July 2018 | Surfing
Surfboards are amazing objects of design that blend the emotional need to ride a wave with the rationality behind hydrodynamics.
However, they can also be dangerous weapons that hit the most sensitive parts of the body causing lethal and irreversible damages to the human body.
It might sound strange, but the only difference between guns and surfboards is that real firearms are purposely made to hurt or kill. Surfboards were designed to provide moments of joy, but they can also cause harm and have serious consequences.
- 23 July 2018 | Surfing
A Portuguese football fan created a surfboard that celebrates his love for his football team.
Luis Madureira Pinto, the founder of SurferToday, teamed up with Surf Factory to build a small longboard featuring the club's badge, and its distinctive chessboard pattern.
Boavista Futebol Clube was founded in 1903, in Porto, Portugal, by British entrepreneurs and Portuguese textile workers. It is one of the oldest football clubs in the Iberian Peninsula.
- 20 July 2018 | Surfing
Greg Townsend will step down as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Surfing New Zealand on July 27, 2018.
The longest-running CEO of any national sports organization in New Zealand dedicated 23 years of his life to Surfing NZ.
Townsend brought new competitive opportunities to the surfing community in the form of the NZ Junior Series, Pro Surfing Tour, and the Hyundai Pro Longboard Tour.