Archive for the ‘surfing’ Category

SURFING FOR COLLEGE CREDITS

May 4, 2009

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SURF SCHOOL: THIS COLLEGE STUDENT IS ACTUALLY PICKING UP A COLLEGE CREDIT AT REDONDO BEACH IN CALIFORNIA

Sunday’s Los Angeles Times has an article about UC San Diego offering college credits for a course called “The Physics of Surfing.”

WORLD SHARK-BITE CAPITAL TO HOST SURFING COMPETITION

March 9, 2009

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Some stories just write themselves.

Channel 6 in Tampa summed up a story recently with the headline, “Shark-Bite capital to Host Surfing Competition.”

It’s true. Volusia County in Florida had 22 shark attacks last year. That’s more than literally anywhere in the world. Next month there will be a professional surfing competition at the area’s New Smyrna Beach. The event even has a sponsor-Land Shark Lager.

 

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