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Three-time surf champ fights off shark during South Africa competition

...surfing competition in South Africa on Sunday.The Australian surfer was struck by the shark from behind and knocked into the water...and Fanning will split the prize money with fellow Australian surfer Julian Wilson, who was also in the water when the attack happened...
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Movie Review: 'Love & Mercy'

...over whether or not he's gone too far astray from the peppy "surfer sounds" of their early work."Surfers don't even like point.Dennis Wilson (Kenny Wormald), the only actual surfer in the group, chimes in between puffs with a perfectly timed...
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...
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.
Photo: Solo sail

Gulls and a lone wind surfer make use of Tuesday morning's storm winds to move about in Gastineau Channel.
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.
Que syrah shiraz: Are they cousins, siblings or the same grape?

Paul Fraser, 34, is a surfer dude of sorts. He spends half the year near the beaches of his native Australia, half near the Pacific swells of California...
For Alaskans, orca film might stir memories of '80s-era controversy

...killing humans, according to NOAA and other sources, and there is only one known case of a wild orca biting someone ? a surfer in the 1970s. In Ketchikan in August 2005, a 12-year-old boy was "bumped" by an orca who seemed to be unsure of what...
Surfer rescued

The Coast Guard rescued a Ketchikan man from swift currents off Rotary Beach, about a mile from Ketchikan, on Sunday afternoon.
Surfing Alaska

A surfer catches a wave this week in Cook Inlet off Anchor Point, with Iliamna Volcano and Aleutian Range in the background. Iliamna is one of the active volcanos located in the mountain range on the west side of Cook Inlet.


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