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Alaska bore tide draws surfers, viewers

...tide this year and an opportunity for surfers and kayakers to ride a rare wave to the...went out.The bore tide also drew a few surfers and kayakers hoping to take advantage...in Alaska."It was fantastic," said surfer Sue Ives of Anchorage. "The water was...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-06-07/alaska-bore-tide-draws-surfers-viewers
State
World's best big wave surfers compete

...lives of two expert big wave surfers.Wave forecasters this week...is often so steep that the surfers' big-wave "gun" surfboards...the wave face, forcing the surfers to land near the bottom and...Foo, a legendary big-wave surfer from Hawaii, died while surfing...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-01-21/worlds-best-big-wave-surfers-compete
Sports
Yakutat beach gains national acclaim as a prime destination for surfers

...destination for the adventurous surfer. Though some may see...Summer," Transworld's surfers found the water's not...brought in professional surfers whom Endicott considers...watched them. "A good surfer is like a a professional...Transworld Surf shows the surfers launching off the foamy...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121102/sta_surfsup.shtml
News
Juneau Ski Club Silver Surfer Giant Slalom Results

Silver Surfer Giant Slalom Saturday at Eaglecrest Ski Area, Sourdough run Mitey Mite Women Zoey McDonald 1:15.94 Ali Hailey 1:23.62...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030506/spo_20060305011.shtml
Sports
The CODE of the ocean: Nonprofit blends surfing with environmentalism

Many surfers live by a code. "It seems to go hand...environmentally minded professional surfers" to ride the icy waves off Yakutat with...handful of environmentally friendly amateur surfers. "It was really exciting and a whole...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091709/art_494018410.shtml
Photo: Harnessing the wind

Beginning wind surfer Melora Gaber practices surfing Sunday in Gastineau Channel near Sandy Beach. High wind gusts kicked up waves throughout the day. Today's forecast calls for rain and east wind to 15 mph.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092109/loc_495671008.shtml
Photo: Solo sail

Gulls and a lone wind surfer make use of Tuesday morning's storm winds to move about in Gastineau Channel.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-10-20/photo-solo-sail
Local
Cleaning the coast

What do two pro-surfers, an art director, a forester...trip to Alaska. The six surfers arrived in Juneau as part...On The Wharf, where pro surfers Joe Curren and Chris Del...Curren is a world-class surfer, world traveler and photographer...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100908/spo_342099308.shtml
Photo: Surfin' for a good cause

Mike Evans dresses as the Silver Surfer at this year's Only Fools Run at Midnight event, held June 28 at Centennial Hall. Evans won first prize for the best individual costume. "It's for a good cause," Evans said.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070208/nei_298851750.shtml
Photo: Catching a cold wave

A troller passes a group of surfers waiting for waves Saturday at Sandy Beach in Sitka. Now is the season for surfing in Southeast Alaska when winter storms kick up the surf.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120208/sta_362705509.shtml

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