Posts Tagged ‘ surfing ’

Mavericks canceled for 2017

February 5, 2017
Mavericks canceled for 2017

This was supposed to be the first year that women competed in the annual Mavericks surfing competition, but this year’s event has been now been canceled. Embroiled in lawsuits and financial struggles, the competition has been officially called off for 2017, according to the New York Times. The decision follows several weeks — months, in…

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Salt of the Earth: Exploring the Cultural Diaspora of Surfing

October 30, 2013
Salt of the Earth: Exploring the Cultural Diaspora of Surfing

UC Santa Cruz is hosting a two-day event focusing on all things surfing. Salt of the Earth is an exploration of the cultural diaspora of surfing, and will take place Friday and Saturday. It includes talks, screenings, live music and more. Here’s the schedule: Friday, Nov. 1 1 p.m. – Artist talk with Drew Brophy.…

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Aerial footage of Santa Cruz surfers

July 25, 2013

The SFist posted some very cool footage of surfers in Santa Cruz shot using a remote control “quadcopter” and a GoPro camera. Check out photographer Eric Cheng‘s footage below: Aerial footage of surfers at Steamer Lane, Santa Cruz (DJI Phantom) from Eric Cheng on Vimeo.  

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