The 5 Most Influential Professional Women Surfers of All Time
Here is my list of professional surfing’s most influential women. I will not call them girls or chicks and I will not assess them on looks or bikini bodies. These women are surfers and this about competitive surfing.
Surfer Profile - Lisa Anderson
Blending equal parts feminine beauty and animal aggression, Lisa Anderson shattered the surfer-chick mold and reached iconic status by single-handedly changing our perception of women who ride waves.
Yoga for Board Sports DVD
Yoga for Surfers (Volumes I and II) provided effective yoga instruction mixed with energizing surf footage from world class surfers. Now, Peggy Hall has released Yoga for Board Sports which focuses on the muscles essential to modern surfing (and other boards sports as well).
Shaper - Ashley Lloyd Thompson
Surfboard shapers are generally a salty bunch of guys. They work in cramped sheds, breath in shreds of blank foam, and never seem to have your board ready when you want it. Ashley Lloyd-Thompson is different, at least, in the fact that she isn't a guy. Learn about the world's only female surfboard shaper.
Surfer, model Alana Blanchard has etched out a new path for the modern professional female surfer. With both talent and looks, the Kauai-based ripper has backed up every bikini shoot with a win against the world's best young surfers.
Erickson Shines Down Under
American ladies posted a few impressive results at the ASP Grade-1 Billabong Pro Junior held at Coffs Harbour in Australia. Sage Erickson(Ojai, CA), 18, finished fifth overall while Orange County native Sarah Taylor (Huntington Beach, CA) finished seventh amongst the tough international competition.
Christina DiMari is a lifelong surfer and author of two books. The latest entitled Ocean Star is a sharp and sometimes brutal memoir of the dark events that cast a shadow over her childhood and sent her teen years spiraling out of control. After repeated family betrayal and abuse and the death of a close friend, Ocean Star embarks on a path to wholeness and happiness.
Ocean Laguna Ocean-inspired Soap Pruducts
Ocean Laguna creates ocean-inspired soap products that are sweetly scented and decoratve for your beach-themed bathrooms. Here, my family and I put a few of their products through the motions.
Miley-Dyer Caims Billabong World Junior Championship Title
Thursday 5 January, 2006 Narrabeen Beach, Sydney, Australia BILLABONG WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS (31 December 2005 – 8 January 2006) THE ASSOCIATION OF SURFING PROFESSIONALS (ASP) PREMIER JUNIOR EVENT Live on www.aspworldtour.com and www.billabongpro.com MILEY-DYER CLAIMS BILLABONG WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE
Billabong Pro Off Again
BILLABONG PRO MAUI (8 December – 20 December) EVENT #9 ON THE ASSOCIATION OF SURFING PROFESSIONALS (ASP) WOMEN’S WORLD TOUR Live on www.aspworldtour.com and www.billabongpro.com BILLABONG PRO MAUI OFF AGAIN
SOFIE MULANOVICH WINS ESPY AWARD
The pint-sized regular-foot (left foot forward) surfer, who was also the first South American to claim an ASP World Crown, beat a host of well fancied action sports ladies to the title including skier Karin Huttery and pro snowboarders Janna Meyen, and Hannah Teter.
GEORGESON STORMS TO CLINCH THE BILLABONG PRO TAHITI
Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP). Foster's Men's World Tour. Women's ASP World Championship Tour. Teahupoo, Tahiti, May 5th - 17th, 2005. 6.00PM Monday May 9th 2005. Billabong Pro Tahiti Men's May 5-17th Billabong Pro Tahiti Girl's May 5-15th Catch it LIVE on www.aspworldtour.com and www.billabongpro.com GEORGESON STORMS TO CLINCH THE BILLABONG PRO TAHITI ONE of Australia’s most cherished surfing talents Chelsea Georgeson
EPIC SWELL FORECAST FOR ROXY PRO IN FIJI
April 14, 2005 (ASP Int’l, QLD, Australia) In just a few short days, the world’s best female surfers will descend upon Fiji’s majestic Tavarua and Namotu islands eager to find their rhythm in the world-renowned reef breaks.
Etnies European Summer Surf Camps for Girls
Etnies: Eight Weeks of Camps, Four New European Locations, More Than 200 Girls Expected to Participate and TV Coverage.
Gidget never won any major surfing events nor charged giant waves, but she instead changed the landscape of surfing culture forever through stories of her experiences as a young surfer at famed Malibu Beach, which in turn became hugely successful films, TV shows, and books. But who is Gidget?
Marge Calhoun was the first women’s world champion. Winner of the prestigious Makaha International surf event and surfing pioneer, Calhoun deserves to be mentioned at the top of a very elite list of women.
Lakey Peterson - Surfer - Interview (Part 1)
Lakey Peterson is following in the tradition of her family. For some that is dubious, but for Lakey, it means competing to win and giving back to the world. Read her interview.
Lakey Peterson - Pro Surfer - Interview (Part 2)
Lakey Peterson - Pro Surfer - Interview (Part 2)