You can't stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.
Speaking from the perspective of the Santa Maria and Lompoc valleys and Surf Beach.
I surf out of Harmony on a big wave. It's all Tabitha's fault.
It all started after high school when we would take different surf trips and learn about different cultures. I never studied it formally, but I learned a lot during my visits.
My dad taught me how to surf and swim. When I was in the water, I felt nothing could go wrong. It was like a fantasy.
I am hoping that the Avon Anglers won't have to demonstrate their skills as surf casters. The poles they use are a bit short for that.
When I started surfing, I'd forget about everyone and everything and just go out and surf, ... I surfed by myself, but surfing has allowed me to have friends around the world. It's an exciting time for me and I'm having fun. That's probably why I'm surfing so well.
What we're trying to do is create futuristic surf communities.
It's a magical start. It kind of gives me a nice little cushion there. If I just surf loose and get another result or two, then everything's lined up real good for the start of the year.
The surf spots are still not deemed safe.
Surf and skateboarding - all these looks are influencing boys fashion.
This has been one of the worst years for surf.
A recent surf [of the Internet] showed some sites offering these services were registered to foreign addresses.
Everyone in the world is out there right now. They'll surf until the last minute. Until it's uncontrollable.
When you surf, the ultimate goal is to get into a pipeline where the water circles around you and that's all there is. In writing, it's the same thing. You want to get into this pipeline where the story is circling around you and that's all there is. That is writing nirvana to me.
We're trying to warn surfers that we have high surf and strong rip currents and they should use extreme caution.
They're welcome to e-mail or surf the Web during lunch or while taking a break.
We're not Surf City USA, we have never claimed to be Surf City USA. We are Surf City, N.C., and that's all we're worried about.
As a veteran surf camp instructor, I've had my share of hospital runs, sharks, mishaps, and close calls. I thought my stories were intense, until other surfers began sending me theirs.
If we lose this thing called 'aloha,' we're just like any sand-and-surf destination. I don't believe we can afford to go there.
They did and every now and then you would hear, `Well let's make a reservation at the Surf,' .
Namotu just exudes the exotic island experience. It has that crystal-clear water that people want for their dream surf vacation.
Andrew totally gets surf and beach culture. But onto that he brings his own take, this vast knowledge, and elevates it to something I've never seen before.
I have a contract with the Stuart Surf team and Costa Del Mar sunglasses, but this check will sure come in handy. This is the highlight of my surfing career!
Well, maybe surf one time; I think it would be fun to catch a wave just once.