Tag: Surfing California

Hundreds Of LA Port Truckers Are Calling For A Union Election – Surfing LA

Hundreds Of LA Port Truckers Are Calling For A Union Election – Surfing LA Start your day with LAist Sign up for the Morning Brief, delivered weekdays. A unique union drive is underway at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. The organizing effort involves about 250 short-haul truck drivers who move goods from the ports to nearby rail yards and warehouses. The drivers, who work for XPO Logistics,…

U.S. Surfer Kelly Slater Slams ‘Virtuous Vaccinated’ Ahead Of Australian Competitions – Surfing LA

U.S. Surfer Kelly Slater Slams ‘Virtuous Vaccinated’ Ahead Of Australian Competitions – Surfing LA American surf champ Kelly Slater has been warned he can’t compete in Australia without a COVID jab after he slammed the “virtuous vaccinated” in a post on social media. Australian Federal Sports Minister Richard Colbeck quickly pointed out that there’s “no chance” Slater, 49, can come into the country to compete in two World Surf League…

Beach Hazards Statement issued January 10 at 8:17PM PST until January 12 at 6:00PM PST by NWS Los Angeles/Oxnard CA | NewsChannel 3-12 – Surfing LA

* WHAT…Dangerous rip currents and breaking waves due toelevated surf of 4 to 6 feet expected. * WHERE…Santa Barbara County South Coast. * WHEN…From Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday afternoon. * IMPACTS…There is an increased risk of ocean drowning. Ripcurrents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Waves canwash people off beaches and rocks, and capsize small boatsnearshore. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Surf will be highest on beaches with awest facing exposure,…

Global Stand Up Paddle Boarding Paddle Market Growth, Projections, Analysis, Trends and Forecast 2027| SUP ATX, Naish Surfing, BIC Sport, Boardworks – Surfing LA

LOS ANGELES, United States: The latest report up for sale by QY Research demonstrates that the Global Stand Up Paddle Boarding Paddle Market is likely to garner a great pace in the coming years. Analysts have scrutinized the market drivers, confinements, risks, and openings present in the overall market. The Stand Up Paddle Boarding Paddle report shows course the market is expected to take in the coming years along with…

Beach Hazards Statement issued January 10 at 8:08AM PST until January 12 at 6:00PM PST by NWS Los Angeles/Oxnard CA | NewsChannel 3-12 – Surfing LA

* WHAT…Dangerous rip currents and breaking waves due toelevated surf of 4 to 6 feet expected. * WHERE…Santa Barbara County South Coast. * WHEN…From Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday afternoon. * IMPACTS…There is an increased risk of ocean drowning. Ripcurrents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Waves canwash people off beaches and rocks, and capsize small boatsnearshore. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Surf will be highest on beaches with awest facing exposure,…

LBUSD COVID-19 testing opens for students, employees only; Long Beach expands city testing – Surfing LA

Long Beach public schools will continue holding classes in-person, despite rising COVID-19 cases in the city and Los Angeles County that have prompted some events to be canceled — and local colleges to pivot to virtual learning to begin the spring semester. The Long Beach Unified School District, which began its spring semester last week, does not plan to return to online instruction, spokesman Chris Eftychiou said Monday, Jan. 10,…

Beach Hazards Statement issued January 10 at 1:43PM PST until January 12 at 6:00PM PST by NWS Los Angeles/Oxnard CA | NewsChannel 3-12 – Surfing LA

* WHAT…Dangerous rip currents and breaking waves due toelevated surf of 4 to 6 feet expected. * WHERE…Santa Barbara County South Coast. * WHEN…From Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday afternoon. * IMPACTS…There is an increased risk of ocean drowning. Ripcurrents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Waves canwash people off beaches and rocks, and capsize small boatsnearshore. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Surf will be highest on beaches with awest facing exposure,…

High Surf Advisory In Laguna Beach, Strong Winds In OC – Surfing LA

The high surf advisory is slotted to start 4 p.m. Tuesday, and is expected to be cleared by 1 a.m. Thursday, the National Weather Service reported. “Strong rip currents will lead to dangerous swimming conditions,” The service wrote in its report. “Inexperienced swimmers should remain out of the water due to dangerous surf conditions.” A wind advisory will also take effect Monday across inland Orange County as gusty winds and…

The Bay Area town that California’s biggest wave built – Surfing LA

The official Mavericks competition hasn’t been held in years, but nature doesn’t follow formalities. Waves rising six stories tall creep up like clockwork every winter, conjuring magical memories of the epic event that still linger and lure surfers to Half Moon Bay’s cloudy coastline. “Contest or no contest, if they get a swell that is big enough … there are still going to be dozens of amazing surfers in the…

Ten year old boy on track to surf 1000 consecutive days at Jersey Shore, knee-high snow, ice on beach and zero degree water be damned! – Surfing LA

Or how the world’s most enduring sex symbol almost inspired the modern shortboard…  History bounces in weird ways. Opportunities are missed, opportunities are made, people zig when they should zag, sometimes they end up in the mud, sometimes they make history. Around Malibu, there are a lot of surfers riding a lot of different surfboards, but all of them (except the alaia flyahs) can trace their ancestry back to a…

BodySurfing competition to co-locate with 2022 USA Surfing events – Surfing LA

USA Surfing is the ISA-recognized “National Governing Body for Surfing” in the United States. For the first time, surfing was included in the Tokyo Olympics in 2021. Starting in 2022, USA Surfing will co-locate with bodysurfing in three of their events in Southern California, according to a news release. As in surfing, the competitors will be part of a ranking system. Ongoing discussions may also see USA Surfing events included…

American Airlines Launches New Belize Flights – Caribbean Journal – Surfing LA

American Airlines has kicked off its newest service to Belize, Caribbean Journal has confirmed.  The world’s largest airline is now operating weekly nonstop service between Los Angeles and Belize City.  The service is operating once weekly on Saturdays; the flight takes around five hours.  It’s the latest in a wave of new airlift for Belize, which just welcomed its first-ever service from Alaska Airlines, which is operating flights to the…