Aquatic Sports

This Spectacular Nias Edit Is So Worth the Wait

<b>You remember that giant swell that hit Indonesia,</b> don’t you? Yeah, no one’s going to forget it for a long, long time. Not only because it flipped …

Surfing

Surfer Breaks World Record For Riding Biggest Wave Ever

Imagine being known as the guy who rode the biggest wave in the world - something that would no doubt give you immediate respect FOREVER.<p>Well, …

Big Wave Surfing

Barrels Beatings & Beers

Let’s set one thing straight, the essence of the Striped Horse Challenge is composed of three of the most FUNdamental components found in Surfing. I …

Surfing

How One of the World’s Largest Cruise Ships Sails into St. Thomas

For Oasis of the Seas, one of the world’s largest cruise ships, arriving to St. Thomas in the Caribbean can be daunting. With narrow water ways, …

Sailing

Virdhawal Khade: 'Expect at least two medals from the swimming team'

India's Virdhawal Khade and Sajan Prakash are confident of garnering medals from among "a good young team of very talented swimmers" at the Asian …

Sports (India)

The Wisdom of Bob McTavish

Lessons imparted by the 74-year-old shortboard revolutionary from Byron Bay, Australia<p><i>This article originally appeared in SURFER Magazine, Volume 59,</i> …

Surfing

Fancy a swim? Extremely content raccoon cools off with a dip in a backyard pool on a scorching hot day

This is the funny moment a raccoon takes a cool dip in someone's pool in an American backyard.<p>The popular animal tip toes around the swimming pool in …

Swimming

Great Lakes Surf Festival to celebrate water sports on Lake Michigan

People attending the inaugural Great Lakes Surf Festival in Muskegon won't have any excuse to the bored.

Great Lakes

prAna - a sustainable surfer friendly clothing company

The prAna posse on tour<p><b>prAna is an eco-friendly, ethical and sustainable clothing company with classy designs to suit modern surfers’ …

Surfing

The Physics of Catching a Gnarly 80-Foot-Tall Wave

I've never been surfing—but I'm willing to give it a try. I would <i>not</i>, however, be interested in attempting to surf a massive wave like this one off …

Physics

We Want to Glide Above False Creek on This Newfangled Beast of a Machine

We’re a pretty satisfied bunch, but that doesn’t mean we aren’t covetous. Sometimes we see things out there that we just must have. Cool Things We …

Lifestyle (Canada)

HBO and the Rock Ask: Can Surfing Sell as a Sport?

HBO’s “Ballers” probing the big surf biz questions<p>If you watch "Ballers," HBO's pretty good show about the business of pro football, starring The …

Extreme Sports

2018 Asian Games: Japan Comes To Jakarta Armed With Mega Weapons

• Sunday, August 19th – Friday, August 24th (swimming)<br>• GBK Aquatic Center, Jakarta, Indonesia<br>• LCM<br>• Official Meet Site<p>With the 2018 Asian Games kicking off …

Swimming

Chicago Yacht Club announces winners of the 26th Annual Verve Cup

<b>Chicago Yacht Club hosted a multinational fleet of 102 boats competing across three race circles in ten separate divisions for the 26th running of</b> …

Sailing

British record for Clegg

It was a new personal best time of 24.82 in the Men’s S12 50m Freestyle that saw Clegg lower the British benchmark time and ensured he progressed …

Swimming

For no-frills, old-school sailing, try Maine's windjammer fleet

ROCKLAND, Maine — Your checklist before boarding one of the Maine windjammers, venerable sailing ships that slice through cool, emerald-green coastal …

Sailing

Watch: British swimmer breaks world record for longest staged sea swim

British swimmer Ross Edgley has broken the world record for the longest staged sea swim.<p>Edgley broke the record on August 14, after spending 74 days at sea.<p>The 32-year-old athlete is aiming to be the first to complete a circuit around the British mainland and has completed 1,770 km of his 3,218 km …

Swimming

Zenvanz Is a One-Stop Shop for Turning Vans Into Custom Campers

If you’ve ever so much as daydreamt about an adventure caravan, even in the far-off days of your retirement (not <i>too</i> far off, we hope), you owe it to …

RVs

Canada’s Wonderland to unveil world record-breaking roller-coaster in 2019

Canada’s Wonderland is getting ready to set some world records with the announcement of its new roller-coaster, set to open in the 2019 season.<p>Under …

Amusement Parks

Electric Hydrofoil Surfboard

No waves? No problem! With this electric hydrofoil surfboard under your feet you’ll be able to smoothly surf over any body of water. It’s powered by …

Shopping

Here’s a Sneak Peek of Oru Kayak’s First Foldable Tandem Boat

Oru Kayaks go from a box to a boat in just 10 minutes — and they easily fit in your closet. You don’t need to have a ton of storage space to make …

Shopping

The ONE Bassenthwaite Lake Sailing Week - Overall

by Mik Chappell 15 Aug 07:54 BST 4-12 August 2018<p><b>Well that's "Bassweek" over for another year! It was one of the more successful ones with the</b> …

Sailing

Dublin 2018: Naomi Maike Schnittger made in Japan

Naomi Maike Schnittger’s past and future share the same tattoo on her body. Three words written on her left arm mean two things; the place the German …

Swimming

Suspected gang member shot into Lawrence home with children inside captured after a week on the run, State Police say

No one was struck in the Aug. 8 shooting, but the gunman was on a dirt bike and sped off along with a second suspect, who was riding a motorcycle, …

Smith & Wesson

Tracy Edwards: 'Maiden was either met with antipathy or aggression'

<b>(CNN) —</b> In 1989, Tracy Edwards would have recoiled at the thought of being a feminist.<p>"It was such a dreadful word then," explains the sailor, who that year made history and defied critics by leading the first all-female crew to sail around the world.<p>Had Edwards not been expelled from school -- for …

Sailing

Rob's Corner...

Rob Machado, Evan Geiselman and Mikala Jones on a boat in Indo on the hunt for sick waves. What’s not to like? Dive in for a welcome slice of …

Surfing

Laser Radial Youth World Championship at Kieler Yacht Club - Preview

<b>There is no other dinghy as internationally spread as the Laser class. The 4.23 metre long boat is just as suitable for young sailors as for the</b> …

Sailing

The BBC Says Liberia Could Be “Next Surfing Hotspot”

"A surfers' paradise that is still a hidden gem"<p>In just the latest surf edit from global news titan British Broadcasting Corporation titled, “Loving …

Surfing

DTI Logo

Black and white, a surprise of old gold timber linings, enough retro classics to be cool not ostentatious, enveloping textures and the promise of a …

Surfing

European Tournaments Offer Testing Ground for Proposed FINA Water Polo Rule Changes - Swimming World News

Rule changes proposed at the FINA Water Polo Conference held last May in Hungary are now on display at the 4th FINA World Men's Youth Water Polo …

Swimming