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Freya Prumm Drops a Ten in the Women’s Final of Gold Coast Sailor Jerry Surftag

Freya Prumm Drops a Ten in the Women’s Final of Gold Coast Sailor Jerry Surftag in Pumping Conditions at Duranbah.        Freya Prumm – D’Bah Boardriders. Cred: Bernadette McAlinden 3rd April 2017 D’Bah Boardriders continued their dominance with a massive win over North End Boardriders to take out the third and final qualifying event [...]

All For the Family – Australian Story with Tyler Wright.

The road to becoming a world champion is never an easy run.  Reigning surfing world champion Tyler Wright has revealed she nearly quit the championship tour after her brother Owen Wright was seriously injured during a warm-up surf at Pipeline in Hawaii. At 21, Tyler became her brother’s primary carer. She felt at a crossroads: [...]

Merewether’s Women’s Team Create History Winning On Debut.

    27th March 2017 Merewether’s Women’s Team Create History Winning On Debut at Sailor Jerry Surftag Qualifier.  The Women’s Division Merewether created history defeating North Narrabeen in the Final, 47.83 to 34.51. It was the first time Merewether had entered a Women’s team in the Sailor Jerry Surftag and the team of Philippa Anderson, [...]

SALTI HEARTS – HOW THIS AMAZING ISLAND GIRL LAUNCHED HER OWN SURF, YOGA, FITNESS RETREATS.

In 2015 Yeni Canelon founded Salti Hearts, the surf, yoga and fitness camp for women. The camp encourages women to take some time out from reality to explore the Salti life. Here is Yeni’s story. The early days.  My name is Yeni Canelon. I am half Venezuelan, half Italian with a great passion for all [...]

BETHANY HAMILTON AWARDED WILDCARD INTO WAHINE PIPE PRO

Bethany Hamilton surfed Cloudbreak at last year's Fiji Women's Pro and earned an impressive third place finish. Image: WSL / Sloane. Rating: Women's QS1,000; Men's JQS1,000 Location: Pipeline, North Shore, Oahu Event Window: March 21 - April 3 Haleiwa, Oahu, HAWAII – (Monday, March 20, 2017) -- Inspirational surfer and phenom Bethany Hamilton [...]

World’s Best Surfers Rip Into Round 1 of Roxy Pro Gold Coast

COOLANGATTA, Queensland/AUS (Wednesday, March 15, 2017) -  The first women’s event of the 2017 World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT), the Roxy Pro Gold Coast, kicked off today in two-to-three foot (1 metre) conditions at the world-famous Snapper Rocks located on the Gold Coast of Australia. The event witnessed fiery exchanges and intense action [...]

GSN EARTH MOVEMENTS – PART 1. LITTLE URCHIN – THE ALL NATURAL ‘REEF SAFE’ SUNSCREEN.

In 2015 a study by marine scientists hit headlines around the world. A chemical called Ozybenzone, commonly found in sunscreen, was damaging coral reefs and threatening their very existence. Oxybenzone is found in more than 3,500 sunscreen products, said the study, published in the latest edition of the Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. The [...]

Zahli Kelly Wins NIB Pro Junior at Newcastle

Caption: Zahli Kelly on her way to victory. Pic: WSL/Grant Sproule Location: Merewether Beach, Newcastle/NSW, Australia Event: NIB Pro Junior Conditions: Clean 2-to-3 foot MEREWETHER BEACH NEWCASTLE/NSW, AUS (Sunday, February 12, 2017) – Thirteen-year-old dynamo Zahli Kelly from Cabarita (NSW) squeezed past 16-year-old Hawaiian surfer Summer Macedo by a tenth of a point [...]