VIDEO: Lightning Strike Kills 1, Injures 12 in Venice Beach
July 27, 2014

At 3:00 pm this afternoon, a rare case of lightning hit the shoreline of Venice Beach in California striking 13 individuals. CNN reported that a man in his mid-20′s died  

Open Martin’s Beach: Closing Arguments in Surfrider Lawsuit
July 18, 2014

Attorneys for the Surfrider Foundation made final remarks during closing arguments in the Martin’s Beach trial today (July 16, 2014) before San Mateo County Superior Court Judge Barbara J. Mallach. It is  

Storm Swell High Alert for Dungeons, South Africa
July 17, 2014

The largest swell of the season is approaching South Africa putting big wave surfers on high alert for a possible call at Dungeons. Thankfully, the ASP WCT will see epic conditions for the  

VIDEO: Giant School of Anchovies Gather Near Scripps Pier
July 11, 2014

Just after hundreds of thousands of people celebrated the Fourth of July at southern California beaches over the weekend, another group of visitors made their way into San Diego. On  

VIDEO: Surfing Hurricane Arthur in New Jersey
July 09, 2014

Hurricane Arthur interrupted holiday plans along the East Coast over the Fourth of July weekend. Arthur was the first hurricane to make landfall in the continental U.S. since Hurricane Isaac hit  

Alex Gray’s Opinion on the Manhattan Beach Shark Attack
July 07, 2014

On Saturday, July 5th, Steven Robles was attacked by a 7-foot great white shark near the Manhattan Beach Pier in Southern California while going for a group long-distance swim. However,  

Surfrider Volunteers Tackle San Diego’s Post-Fourth of July 2014 Morning After Mess
July 02, 2014

Thousands of residents and visitors will flock to San Diego County’s beaches to enjoy the Fourth of July 2014 holiday next week. However, if they were to visit that same  

Help End Shark Finning
June 30, 2014

In the summer of 1975, Steven Spielberg’s film, Jaws, exploded in the box office with nearly half a billion dollars in ticket sales. In predictable fashion, the entertainment industry has persistently  

Monster 30-ft+ Swell Approaching Pico Alto, Peru
June 30, 2014

LIVE NOW! The Billabong Pico Alto has kicked off the new ASP Big Wave World Tour in 40 ft+ surf. Located in Punta Hermosa, Peru, the massive right-hander is hosting the  

Massive Swell Approaching Bali
June 26, 2014

The massive purple blob swirling out of the deep Indian Ocean and heading for Bali is predicted to start unloading some long green barrels on to the Padang-Padang reef. A  

Help Surfrider Foundation Celebrate Rise Above Plastics Day
June 26, 2014

Surfrider Foundation activists are urging City of San Diego residents to participate in the organization’s annual Rise Above Plastics Day on Thursday, June 26th by using reusable bags instead of  

10th Annual Surfrider Foundation’s International Surfing Day
June 18, 2014

Celebrate International Surfing Day – you’ve earned it! The first step is to get out of the office and on to the beach. Second step, bring a friend who has never  


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