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Shots Fired: Costa Rican Pro Arrested For Surfing, Kelly Slater Inadvertently Comes To His Defense

Shots Fired: Costa Rican Pro Arrested For Surfing, Kelly Slater Inadvertently Comes To His Defense

Also, a cop fired his weapon (twice) to thwart an escaping surfer. It's all happening!

Costa Rican Law Officer Brandishes Firearm To Arrest Disobedient Surfers

Costa Rican Law Officer Brandishes Firearm To Arrest Disobedient Surfers

In an equally distressing incident, I had two coconuts thrown at me today. 

No Surf Company Is Immune As Quiksilver Relieves A Majority Of Its Workforce

No Surf Company Is Immune As Quiksilver Relieves A Majority Of Its Workforce

Because the Quiksilver HQ is in France, employees will hardly feel the impact of their mass job loss. 

Rip Curl Closes All Retail Stores And Stands Down Majority Of Its Staff

Rip Curl Closes All Retail Stores And Stands Down Majority Of Its Staff

By order of its parent company Kathmandu, Rip Curl breaks down to a skeleton crew.

All San Diego City Beaches Are Officially Closed

All San Diego City Beaches Are Officially Closed

"There were far too many ignoring physical distancing rules this weekend. The actions of a few can cost the lives of many." - Mayor Kevin Faulconer

The Olympics Just Got Postponed Indefinitely

The Olympics Just Got Postponed Indefinitely

By a man whose name was once used to prank-call Moe's Tavern. 

Australia Pulls Its Athletes From The 2020 Olympics, Practically Guaranteeing Other Nations Will Follow

Australia Pulls Its Athletes From The 2020 Olympics, Practically Guaranteeing Other Nations Will Follow

“It’s clear the Games can’t be held in July." - Australian Olympic Committee

Californians Continue To Surf Despite State's Official Lockdown (And, Frankly, Poor Waves)

Californians Continue To Surf Despite State's Official Lockdown (And, Frankly, Poor Waves)

Does the mandate's exercise clause justify their insolence?

Question For Californians: Would You Consider Surfing "Essential"?

Question For Californians: Would You Consider Surfing "Essential"?

Golden Staters are officially on lockdown. Will they continue to surf?

12 Australians Are Stranded On An Indonesian Surf Charter After Sumba Closed Its Ports

12 Australians Are Stranded On An Indonesian Surf Charter After Sumba Closed Its Ports

"We've all missed our flight back to Bali and half of us back to Australia."

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