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Praying for Sunny

We are very sad to hear of Sunny Garcia ending up in the ICU after a suicide attempt.  Many surfers suffer from depression and anxiety.  This isn’t uncommon. You are not alone.  If you are having thoughts of suicide, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 (TALK) or go to SpeakingOfSuicide.com/resources for a list of additional resources. Sending our […]

Drains to Ocean: Doing Good

Seth Matson, founder of the upcoming Reduce Reuse Recycle Surf Off in Huntington Beach is getting creative with Drains to Ocean collecting debris and creating trophies for their upcoming surf contest.   Check it out. http://drainstoocean.org Remember to do your own beach clean-up every day you’re on the water. Picking up one or two items can make a world of difference. […]

South Korea’s new wave pool

South Korea’s new wave pool Located in Siheung, South Korea.  It will be the world’s largest wave pool and include an artificial beach that will be over a 1/2 mile long.  If you haven’t been to South Korea yet, definitely check it out and stop by the https://trickeye.com/seoul/en. Trick Eye Museum in Seoul.  

House of Surf

LOOKING FOR NEW SURF SPOTS.   HOUSE OF SURF IN El Salvador. GREAT SURF AND A POTENTIAL TO INVEST IN.  http:// www.houseofsurf.comCorrected link

AWLS Peniche

AWLS in Peniche was a huge success.  Students learned Advanced Wilderness Life Support and Surfing rescue skills. Look out for our 2020 class in Ireland.

Indies Trader

https://indiestrader.com/marshall-islands/beran-island-resort/

Global Health Conference April 4-5th PAGH

PAGH CONFERENCE FLYER 2019   Topics include: – Practicing medicine with limited resources – Social determinants of women’s health – Advancements in telemedicine – Mental health and trauma around the globe – Opportunities for volunteer and careers abroad – Emergency disaster response management – LGBTQ health – Workshops: Suturing & hand ties, and PA panel discussion on traditional and non-traditional […]

Costa Rica Rare Opportunity

Want to own 3,300 acres of Costa Rican Paradise?  Grab your best friends and go in on this deal.  A rare find in the Osa Peninsula.  A lush tropical oasis holding 2.5 percent of the planet’s biodiversity. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-07-10/for-24-million-you-can-buy-3-300-acres-of-costa-rican-paradise If not, you can always visit and tell Derek we said hello: http://www.osaclandestina.com  

Keala Kennelly’s TED TALK

Check out Keala Kennelly’s TED talk about surfing the notorious Peahi and her wipe-out at Code Red. http://kealakennelly.com/

Fighting for Equality

These amazing women just made the New York Times- NYT. The fight for equality in surfing has made huge progress.  It is a wonderful thing to see these women highlighted in the NYT.  The NYT calls it The Fight for Gender Equality in One of the Most Dangerous Sports on Earth.  The NYT notes these women want the right to compete […]