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Surf6 wants to revolutionize online surf coaching

Surf6 wants to revolutionize online surf coaching

18/06/2019, International, Surfing, World Surf League, Article # 29066881

Australian surf coach Martin Dunn announced the launch of a digital coaching platform for the everyday surfer.

Dunn teamed up with former German corporate entrepreneur Raffael Schmidt to create Surf6, an only surf coaching system for recreational surfers that will be available on June 28, 2019.

Through a specially designed assessment that derives from professional coaching knowledge, the Surf6 coaching experience is entirely personalized.



https://www.surfertoday.com/surfing/surf6-wants-to-revolutionize-online-surf-coaching
João Kopke puts on

João Kopke puts on "El Sombrero"

18/06/2019, International, Surfing, World Surf League, Article # 29066641

Mexico is a country well known by surfers. All good spots, amazing spicy food, good vibes, great people (most of them, we believe). Everyone knows that.

Timmy Reys and Tom Lowe were there too, so... But the truth is, for a Portuguese surfer, this is a special place. At least it was for João Kopke.

A few months ago, the Portuguese surfer crossed the Atlantic Ocean to surf classic waves with his filmmaker and producer Nuno Bandeira (White Flag Productions) for three weeks.



https://www.surfertoday.com/surfing/joao-kopke-puts-on-el-sombrero
The best quotes by skateboarding legend Tony Hawk

The best quotes by skateboarding legend Tony Hawk

17/06/2019, International, Surfing, World Surf League, Article # 29062870

He's an iconic personality in the so-called action sports world. Discover the most memorable thoughts and quotes by skateboarding guru Tony Hawk.

In the beginning, skateboarding was outcast, rebellious, negative, and dangerous. But Tony Hawk helped changed that through talent, creativity, entrepreneurship and video games.

Hawk got into skateboarding at 9 years of age, went pro at 14, and then at 16 he was considered the number one skater in the world.



https://www.surfertoday.com/surfing/the-best-quotes-by-skateboarding-legend-tony-hawk
Join global celebrations on International Surfing Day

Join global celebrations on International Surfing Day

14/06/2019, International, Surfing, World Surf League, Article # 29050207

On Saturday, June 15, the Surfrider Foundation and international affiliates will host events worldwide in recognition of the 15th International Surfing Day (ISD) to celebrate the sport of surfing and the protection of clean water and healthy beaches.

Held every year on the third Saturday of June, the global holiday founded by the Surfrider Foundation brings communities together to enjoy coastal recreation and raise awareness of urgent threats to the coasts.

This year, the Surfrider Foundation is joining forces with WSL Pure, the World Surf League's non-profit arm - which stands for Protecting, Understanding and Respecting the Environment - to raise awareness of the climate crisis and encourage everyone to take the pledge to #stoptrashingwaves.



https://www.surfertoday.com/surfing/join-global-celebrations-on-international-surfing-day
WSL adopts universal anti-doping program

WSL adopts universal anti-doping program

13/06/2019, International, Surfing, World Surf League, Article # 29045751

The World Surf League (WSL) announced the adoption of an anti-doping program compliant with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Code.

The professional surfing circuit wants to make sure all athletes are eligible for the sport's historic Olympic debut in Tokyo 2020.

WSL will partner with the International Surfing Association (ISA) to implement all anti-doping measures.



https://www.surfertoday.com/surfing/wsl-adopts-universal-anti-doping-program
The life of Stephanie Gilmore outside of the water

The life of Stephanie Gilmore outside of the water

12/06/2019, International, Surfing, World Surf League, Article # 29041502

Nikon reveals a glimpse into Stephanie Gilmore's natural self in an intimate video focusing on her passions outside of the water, including music and photography.

Titled "Freedom to Achieve," the short film showcases Stephanie's creativity beyond the waves, revealing her strength and determination through her rigorous workouts and breath training, alongside her love for her hometown, Coolangatta, in Northern New South Wales.

The video showcases a glimpse of how Stephanie balances femininity and fierceness, sharing her motivation and drive for training as a professional athlete and an exclusive insight into her life away from the spotlight.



https://www.surfertoday.com/surfing/the-life-of-stephanie-gilmore-outside-of-the-water
William Finnegan's

William Finnegan's "Barbarian Days" poured into short film

11/06/2019, International, Surfing, World Surf League, Article # 29037106

A short film portrait of William Finnegan's Pulitzer Prize-winning non-fiction novel "Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life" has launched online.

The film, titled "William Finnegan - Barbarian Days," features an excerpt from the best-selling novel, together with stunning visuals of Byron Bay surfers and coastline.

It is narrated by William Finnegan and features former US surfing champion, Rusty Miller.



https://www.surfertoday.com/surfing/william-finnegan-barbarian-days-poured-into-short-film
Avocados and super glue: a day in the life of Kalani Lattanzi

Avocados and super glue: a day in the life of Kalani Lattanzi

11/06/2019, International, Surfing, World Surf League, Article # 29041859

Ralph Waldo Emerson once said that "To be great is to be misunderstood." Meet Kalani Lattanzi, a 25-year-old with Brazilian blood.

He swims with fins into 30-40-foot waves. Then he bodysurfs, bodyboards or uses a bodysurf handplane to save his own life. Or he surfs them.

It's the combo that makes him a waterman. He bridges sports and cultures and countries and languages because he's one of them.



https://www.surfertoday.com/surfing/avocados-and-superglue-a-day-in-the-life-of-kalani-lattanzi
Avocados and superglue: a day in the life of Kalani Lattanzi

Avocados and superglue: a day in the life of Kalani Lattanzi

11/06/2019, International, Surfing, World Surf League, Article # 29036976

Ralph Waldo Emerson once said that "To be great is to be misunderstood." Meet Kalani Lattanzi, a 25-year-old with Brazilian blood.

He swims with fins into 30-40-foot waves. Then he bodysurfs, bodyboards or uses a bodysurf handplane to save his own life. Or he surfs them.

It's the combo that makes him a waterman. He bridges sports and cultures and countries and languages because he's one of them.



https://www.surfertoday.com/surfing/avocados-and-superglue-a-day-in-the-life-of-kalani-lattanzi
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