Category Archives: Half Moon Bay – Mavericks

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Scientists Have Just Unlocked The Secret to Breathing Underwater Without Oxygen Tanks – #Tech #Science #Surf #BWWT #BillabongXXL #Dive #fishing

VIA – CAPITALISM IS FREEDOM   Have you ever wanted to breathe underwater? You may soon have your chance. A group of scientists from the University of Southern Denmark have developed a crystalline material that absorbs oxygen from the surrounding environment, both water and air, and stores it for future use. The aptly named “Aquaman Crystal” uses cobalt […]

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Big wave surfing: ‘Massive’ Mavericks Invitational expected to get green light for Friday! #SurfReport #California #HMB

VIA – SANTA CRUZ SENTINEL Alex Martins, Greg Long and Peter Mel of Santa Cruz scramble to catch the same… ( Dan Coyro ) By JULIE JAG jjag@santacruzsentinel.com Posted:   01/21/2014 09:05:25 PM PST The waves breaking at Maverick’s on Tuesday were big enough to deliver a beating to some of the best big wave […]

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#VIDEO -Booties Needed: Some waves and rides at Mavericks on January 12, 2014 #HMB #SurfReport

Booties Needed from Powerlines Productions on Vimeo.   <iframe src=”//player.vimeo.com/video/84104589″ width=”500″ height=”281″ frameborder=”0″ webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen allowfullscreen></iframe> <p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/84104589″>Booties Needed</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/powerlinesproductions”>Powerlines Productions</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a>.</p>

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Top Big-Wave Surfers Unite to Promote Safety

VIA – NY TIMES   Mavericks is a famous break in California. The big-wave surfers Kohl Christensen and Danilo Couto started the Big Wave Safety Summit in 2011 to honor Sion Milosky, who died at Mavericks. By TALYA MINSBERG Published: December 4, 2013   Surfers around the world descend every winter on the North Shore […]

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Big surf expected along Bay Area coast as official warns of ‘sneaker waves’ #SurfReport

VIA – SJ MERC By Nels Johnson, Marin Independent Journal Posted:   10/21/2013 07:54:02 AM PDT Updated:   10/21/2013 07:54:04 AM PDT   A high-surf advisory was posted for the Marin coast Monday by federal forecasters who warned beach visitors about rogue “sneaker waves.” Ten-foot combers were predicted for some coastal areas from Santa Cruz […]