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Sinoa Olin - Rip Curl Pro Tofino - May 28, 2016 - Photo:Garret Licon Canadian National Champions Crowned on the 2nd Day of the Rip Curl Pro Tofino May/28/2016

» stand out performances on day two were provided by Ben Murphy (Victoria, BC), Leah Oke (Panama), and Mathea Olin (Tofino, BC).

» Podium pics by Justin Jung:Boys 12U - Boys 16U - Girls 16U - Girls U12

» Ben Murphy - Photo:Neal Lally
» Mathea Olin - Sinoa Olin - Photos:Garret Licon

Canadian National Champions - Rip Curl Pro Tofino - May 28, 2016 - Photo:Justin Jung
Rip Curl Pro Tofino - May 27, 2016 - Photo:Justin Jung

Day 1 Rip Curl Pro Tofino - press release - May 27, 2016
Today?s standout?s included the 6-time Rip Curl Tofino Pro champion Peter Devries, 3x WSL World champion Tom Curren, and young American out of San Clemente, CA Kevin Schulz

» Tom Curren - Photo:Matt Myers
» Tom Curren - Photo:Justin Jung
» Kevin Schultz Photo:Neal Lally
» Peter Devries - Photo:Neal Lally

Rip Curl Pro Tofino/Canadian Surfing Titles - May 27-29, 2016 Rip Curl Pro Tofino/Canadian Surfing Titles - May 27-29, 2016

» May 12th, 2016 press release

» 2016 preview video


Stand Up Paddleboarding on Oyster Bay, Ladysmith BC, May/25/2016 bald eagles day to day Stand Up Paddleboard photos

» real nice paddle after dinner. Just bounced around the bay for an hour and a half. A crew of longboat paddlers from Shell Beach. Lots of seals and a pair of bald eagles in the fade of day May/25/2016

» 15 or 16 km paddle out to Sharp Point and back. Awesome day. Shot Cormorants, Harbour Seals, Sea Lions checking me out closely, some Broad-leaved Stonecrop, the Dunsmuir Islands & a new wreck on the south end of the Woods Islands - Apr/02/2016

Stand Up Paddleboarding on Oyster Bay, Ladysmith BC, Apr/02/2016

YouTube:RDS 'Enter the Red Dragon' Teaser

» RDS Skatepark - RDS 'Enter the Red Dragon' Teaser - 0.46 min

An RDS production always entertains. Security guards getting punked, for sure someone getting punched out, but most importantly, skating will be bonkers.

May/01/2016


Rip Curl Gromsearch International Final - Ala Moana, Hawaii - May 3-6, 2016 industry news

» Champions crowned at the 2016 Rip Curl GromSearch International Final, Ala Moana Bowls, Hawaii. Nolan Rapoza (USA) and Brisa Hennessy (HAW) win in the best conditions of the event.

» YouTube:Finals Day - 2016 Rip Curl GromSearch International Final

» Rip Curl Gromsearch International Final - Ala Moana, Hawaii - May 3-6, 2016

World's best junior surfers at the grinding left-hander of Ala Moana Bowls


YouTube:Kooks: A Web Series - Episode 2  - Video:Marcus Paladino your surf photos & video

» YouTube:Kooks: A Web Series - Episode 2 - Video:Marcus Paladino - 3:24
May/01/2016


North Delta Skatepark - Photo:Stephen Smith

» North Delta Skatepark - 3 photos by Stephen Smith

May/01/2016


Saturday morning Sombrio Vandal arrested

» Saturday morning Sombrio Vandal arrested, accused of ramming vehicles and driving down just short of the beach damaging trail and info center. Watch the CTV news story at http://www.ctvnews.ca/video?playlistId=1.2874693

Saturday morning Sombrio Vandal arrested

Victoria Youth park/Vic West Skatepark, 2016 - Photo:Mary Rutter

» Victoria Youth park/Vic West Skatepark, 2016 - 4 photos by Mary Rutter

Apr/22/2016


Guto Cunha surfing Hawaii 2016 Winter El Nino your surf trip photos

» 8 photos of Guto Cunha surfing Hawaii North Shore, 2016 Winter El Nino
Apr/02/2016

Guto Cunha surfing Hawaii 2016 Winter El Nino

youtube:rik amsterdada surfing mexico, morocco your surf trip photos

» youtube:rik amsterdada surfing mexico, morocco
Apr/02/2016


Doug Lindores with 31 pound Chinook landed outside the Bamfield Harbor Mouth - Photo:Slivers BC Fishing Reports

» Alberni, Ucluelet, Barkley Sound, Somass-Stamp River - May/11/2016
by Doug Lindores

fishing continues to be relatively consistent close to the Ucluelet Harbor Mouth




♠ upcoming events       full CoastalBC Events Calendar

may 2016

» Fanny Bay Salmonid Enhancement Society 'River Never Sleeps Festival' - May 01, 2016

» mountainbike:Cumberland DH - May 1, 2016

» The Squamish Gearjammer - Mass XC single-track - May 07, 2016

» mountainbike:Cumberland Marathon - May 15, 2016

» Attack of Danger Bay 15 DH Longboard race - Pender Harbour - May 20-25, 2016

» Danger Bay Slide Jam - Pender Harbour - May 21, 2016

» Jakes Rash Freeride - Pender Harbour - May 24, 2016

» Victoria Highland Games - May 21-23, 2016

» 71st International Swiftsure Yacht Race - Victoria - May 26-30, 2016

» Britannia Classic DH Longboard race - Britannia Beach - May 27-29, 2016

» Rip Curl Pro Tofino/Canadian Surfing Championship - May 27 - 29, 2016 - ripcurlprotofino.com

» Southern Vancouver Island SUP Race Series:Qualicum Sprint - May 28, 2016

» mountainbike: Prevost Enduro - May 29, 2016

» Bike to Work Week - May 30 - Jun 05, 2016

june 2016

» World Oceans Day - June 8 - dfo-mpo.gc.ca

» Victoria West Vee Dub13 skate comp - June 11, 2016

» mountainbike:11th Annual 12 Hrs of Cumberland Marathon - June 11, 2016

» Edge to Edge Marathon - Ucluelet - June 12, 2016

» Concord Pacific Vancouver Dragon Boat Festival ? June 17-19, 2016

» Southern Vancouver Island SUP Race Series:Cadboro Bay Sprint - June 18, 2016

» MEC Paddlefest - Vancouver at Jericho - June 18, 2016

» Southern Vancouver Island SUP Race Series:Distance or downwind - Jun 19, 2016

» International Surfing Day - June 20, 2015

» Go Skateboarding Day - June 21, 2016

» Victoria International JazzFest - June 24 - Jul 03, 2016

» Vancouver International Jazz Festival - June 24- Jul 03, 2016

» MEC Paddlefest - Victoria at Willows Beach - June 25, 2016

» mountainbike:Cumberland Enduro - June 26, 2016

» Giants Head Freeride, Summerland BC DH Longboard - June 27-29, 2016

» Whistler Longboard Festival - Jun 30 - Jul 03, 2016

» Tall Tree Music Festival - Port Renfrew, June 30 - Jul 03, 2016

» Pacific Rim Arts Society?s West Coast Vancouver Island Summer Festival - June 30 - July 07, 2016

» Van Isle 360 - June 10-14, 2017

july 2016

» Mike McInnes Memorial Salmon City Jam - Campbell River - July 01, 2016

» Bowl Series #22:Seylynn - July 1st, 2016

» Party in the Park concert - Nanaimo, July 1, 2016

» Tofino Saltwater Classic Fishing Derby - July 1-3, 2016

» 6th Annual Lighthouse Bluegrass Festival - Qualicum Bay , July 1-3, 2016

» FVDED in the Park:Holland Park - music, Surrey - July 2-3, 2016

» Smithers Midsummer Music Festival - July 1-3, 2016

» BC Bike Race Cumberland, Powell River, Sechelt, Langdale, North Van, Squamish, Whistler - Jul 6-13, 2016

» Center Of Gravity Games - Kelowna Beach Festival - July 08-10, 2016

» Vancouver Island Musicfest - Comox Valley X Grounds, Courtenay, BC - July 8-10, 2016

» Nanaimo Dragon Boat FestivaL - July 8-10, 2016

» Pemberton Music Festival - July 14-17, 2016

» Vancouver Folk Festival - Jericho Beach Park, Vancouver, BC - July 15-17, 2016

» Canadian Open Sand Sculpting Competition, Parksville - July 15 - Aug 21, 2016

» Southern Vancouver Island SUP Race Series:Tofino Technical in Surf - July 16, 2016

» Chemainus bluegrass festival - July 16 & 17, 2016

» Vancouver Easter Seals Regatta - July 16, 2016

» Southern Vancouver Island SUP Race Series:Tofino Distance - July 17, 2016

» Islands Folk Fest - Duncan - July 22 ? 24, 2016

» Rock The Shores - Colwood - July 22-24, 2016

» mountainbike:TBA - Hartland Double Header - July 23,24, 2016

» Discovery Coast Music Festival - Bella Coola, BC - July 23,24, 2016

» Victoria Summer Music Festival - Jul 26 - Aug 11, 2016

» Vic-Maui Yacht Race - July 7-29, 2016

» Filberg Festival - Comox - July 29 -Aug 1, 2016

» SunFest - Cowichan Valley - July 28 - July 31, 2016

» [Jump Ship] BearTrax freeride mountain bike Festival - July 31 - Aug 2, 2016  
 


♠ news/interesting links

» The Petitcodiac River tidal bore - Moncton, New Brunswick - youtube.com

» The San Diego Surf Film Festival - sandiegosurffilmfestival.com

» Cassidy BC downhill mountain biker Steve Smith dies from brain injury May/11/2016 - vancouversun.com

» What The Hell Is A Waterman? -surfersjournal.com

» Over the Falls -vimeo.com

» Gabriel Nascimento - El Salvador Longboard as I know it -vimeo.com

» Here's How Munich's Illegal River Surfing Scene Went From City Secret to Global Sensation - mpora.com

» California Surfers Look to Courts for Relief Against Lunada Bay Bay Boys - nytimes.com

» Lawsuit Against Palos Verdes Surf Thugs - markmassara.com

» Inside the Mind of Kai Takayama - vimeo.com

» Australian Surf film "Open your ride" - full movie - youtube.com

» The Boardroom International Surfboard Show Del Mar - May 14-15, 2016 -boardroomshow.com

» 2 bros prone paddleboarding from Ketchikan, Alaska to Mexico border will hit Tofino approx April 20, 2016 - northamericanpaddle.com

» Mexico-bound paddle-boarders make stop in Prince Rupert - thenorthernview.com

» Jai Lee - this man can ride the nose - vimeo.com

» Teen snowboarder who died on Mount Washington identified - vancouversun.com

» The Marshall Islands Are Disappearing. Rising seas are claiming a vulnerable nation - nytimes.com

» Surf Stadium - indoek.com

» River surfers invade Alberta's Rocky Mountains - cbc.ca

» Mount Washington resort sold to U.S. firm - timescolonist.com

» Surf for Love, Not for Gold - surfing in the Olympics - nytimes.com

» forget your gopro. Here's a drone for you [guess it's not a drone if you're flying it] - cbc.ca

» Jay Mandarino buys SBC brand portfolio - mediaincanada.com

» SBC Surf & Snowboard Canada publisher SBC Media files for bankruptcy - canadianmags.ca

» SBC Media Files for Bankruptcy; Initial interest from new buyers - business.transworld.net

» Mick Fanning attacked by shark - skynews.com.au

» Mick Fanning has been attacked by shark during the final at J-Bay - surfeuropemag.com

» RIP Johnny Rice, a true surfing icon - santacruzwaves.com

» http://www.johnnyrice.com

» Sixty-six surfers on a 42' surfboard break World Record in Huntington Beach - June 20 - pacificlongboarder.com

» Battery-powered Surfboard Stuffed With $100,000 Worth Of Meth Washes Up On Beach - yahoo.com

» torn between surfing and golf? - golfboard.com

» 13-year-old surfer killed in Reunion Island shark attack - stabmag.com

» Great White Shark confirmed along Washington coast Feb 2015 -katu.com

» Surfer Bitten By Great White Shark Near San Luis Obispo, California - weather.com

» Mystery surrounding millions of sea star deaths on B.C. coast solved - theprovince.com

» NZ's first artificial surf reef wiped out - nzherald.co.nz

» Chet Frost makes woden surfboards in Nanaimo - interview on TheInertia.com

» Dorian [Doc] Paskowitz, Doctor and Surfer Who Lived an Endless Summer, Dies at 93 - nytimes.com

» The world’s first inflatable reef break - pacificlongboarder.com

» Three surfers die after getting into difficulty in the sea in Cornwall - bbc.com

» Surfing tragedy claims three lives off Mawgan Porth Beach, Newquay - eastbourneherald.co.uk

» How to fight a tiger shark and win - surfline.com

» Michael Scott Moore, author of "Sweetness and Blood...How Surfing Spread from Hawaii and California” has just been released, kidnapped in Somalia two-and-a-half years ago while researching a book on piracy - spiegel.de

» Visitors relish Martins Beach, Half Moon Bay, California, after court orders public access restored to surf break - sfgate.com

» World's 20 Best Surf Towns - nationalgeographic.com

» Huntington Beach Surfer dies in the lineup - Wesley Goldenhar suffers fatal wipeout at 20th Street - surfline.com

» Patagonia Surfing Wet Suits Go Green: A new kind of bio-rubber could change the way surf companies make wetsuits - nytimes.com

» False killer whale calf rescued near Tofino in critical condition - globalnews.ca

» California swimmer talks about surviving great white shark attack - cbsnews.com

» Comparing modes of surf tourism delivery in the Maldives - sciencedirect.com

» Liberalizing Nirvana: an analysis of the consequences of common pool resource deregulation for the sustainability of Fiji's surf tourism industry - tandfonline.com

» Performance, agency and change in Surfing Tourist Space - sciencedirect.com

» Sustainable Surf Tourism: A Community Centered Approach in Papua New Guinea - journals.humankinetics.com

» Ensenada bay first surfing reserve in Mexico - utsandiego.com/news

» Conservatives distance themselves from Northern Gateway approval - cbc.ca

» Big wave surfing pioneer Ricky Grigg passes away - surfertoday.com

» Ricky Grigg, big wave surfer and oceanographer, dead at 77 - hawaiinewsnow.com

» More than a thousand protesters rally against Northern Gateway pipeline in Vancouver May 10, 2014 - canada.com

» A shark-deterrent wetsuit? A sleek suit that taps our growing understanding of shark vision - ted.com

» Ottawa removing North Pacific humpback whales from list of ‘threatened’ species - vancouversun.com

» Caribou, Humpbacks May Legally Stand in Way of Northern Gateway Pipeline, According to B.C. Nature Lawsuit - desmog.ca

» Kitimat votes 'NO' to Northern Gateway - cbc.ca

» NZ's first artificial surf reef to be removed, never functioned as intended - nzherald.co.nz

» Humpback whales catch a wave at Pipeline - hawaiinewsnow.com

» Hobie Alter, The Henry Ford Of Surfboards, Dies At 80 - npr.org

» after 23 years, Slater splits from Quiksilver - pacificlongboarder.com

» R.I.P. Hobie - pacificlongboarder.com

» Surfer / dolphin collision at Bawley's Beach, Oz - abc.net.au

» Forget the sharks... Australian beach is closed after four metre CROCODILE goes surfing - dailymail.co.uk

» state-of-the-art surfable wave generator for rivers, lakes or large pools - £2.5 - dailymail.co.uk

» Police asking for help to identify two men for the January 22nd arson at the Leeside Skatepark - youtube.com

» SBC Restaurant 65' wide indoor mini ramp 109 East Hastings St. Vancouver

» Nanaimo area teen dies in longboard collision in Cedar - vancouversun.com

» Gerard Butler in Talks for 'Point Break' Remake - hollywoodreporter.com

» Europe's surfers tackle mountainous seas raised by intense weather system - news.com.au

» Surfers take on 18-metre waves of the Atlantic coastlines of Ireland, Cornwall, France and Portugal - theguardian.com

» Slater's Boards Stolen - surfeurope.mpora.com

» Kelly Slater’s Pipe Quiver Stolen in North Shore Heist - theinertia.com

» Black swans surfing at Kirra in Australia - dailypicksandflicks.com/video

» Australian Fishermen Free 12-Foot Tiger Shark in Dramatic Rescue - theinertia.com

» Shark Kills Maui Kayaker Fisherman - hawaiinewsnow.com

» Kinder Morgan plans to ship 400 tankers loaded with tar sands oil each year through the Salish Sea. If the oil spilled, where would it go - salishseaspillmap.org

» B.C. Whale-watching vessels are receiving unusually close encounters by curious juvenile Humpbacks in the Salish Sea - vancouversun.com

» Search resumes for Missing big wave surfer Kirk Passmore on Oahu's North Shore - hawaiinewsnow.com

» Video of Kirk Passmore's Last Wave - theinertia.com

» Great White sightings on the rise in San Diego - pacificlongboarder.com

» New NOAA Model Improves Understanding of Potential Paths of Japan Tsunami Debris - noaa.gov


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