VIA – OC REGISTER
O.C. bodysurfers seek titles at Oceanside
Published: Aug. 21, 2011 Updated: 11:03 a.m.
Here is a slideshow highlighting some bodysurfing action and beach scenes from the 35th annual Oceanside World Bodysurfing Championships, which began Saturday and concludes Sunday.
By FRED SWEGLES / THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER
These are the surfers who prefer to be at one with the wave – no surfboard, no bodyboard – just you, enveloped by the wave.
This weekend, Oceanside is hosting its 35th annual World Bodysurfing Championships. A moderate swell greeted the competitors Saturday, and if you want to see how it’s done, the women’s grand championships are today at 12:55 p.m., the men’s at 1:20 p.m. at Oceanside Pier.
For a slideshow of Saturday’s action and beach scenes, click on the photo.
The term “world” is a stretch, as nearly all the competitors are from California bodysurfing clubs. Most of Orange County’s…
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