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#Surfing

# surfing - Thursday 6 September, 2018

'Pushing for equality in all walks of life, starting on the waves' - World Surf League agrees to gender pay parity

The move comes after criticism earlier this year of a disparity between male and female surfers.

# surfing - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

Shark fears cancel elite surf competition in Australia

The contest was briefly suspended on Monday morning after a local surfer suffered leg injuries.

# surfing - Saturday 20 January, 2018

The Donegal man making big waves in the world of professional surfing

Conor Maguire has surfed some of Europe’s biggest waves.

# surfing - Thursday 18 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Drone rescues two Australian swimmers in world's first Drone Rescue

Drone rescues two Australian swimmers in world's first

Australia is leading the use of the technology in surf lifesaving, with dozens of drones being trialled on beaches around the country.

# surfing - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie British doctor escapes Australian shark attack by 'punching it in the face' Close Call

British doctor escapes Australian shark attack by 'punching it in the face'

25-year-old Charlie Fry was surfing in New South Wales when the attack happened.

# surfing - Saturday 22 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Surfing and rice planting among attractions on North Korea tourism website DPR Korea Tour

Surfing and rice planting among attractions on North Korea tourism website

There are strict warnings from a number of countries not to travel to the isolated Asian nation.

# surfing - Saturday 3 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'Always respect the water': Coast Guard and RNLI issue bank holiday warning Swimming

'Always respect the water': Coast Guard and RNLI issue bank holiday warning

Lots of people will be enjoying Ireland’s coastline over the summer.

# surfing - Monday 17 April, 2017

'Irish guys can put it up to anyone': Surfing through life on the best waves in the world Winter Tides This post contains videos

'Irish guys can put it up to anyone': Surfing through life on the best waves in the world

We spoke to Ollie O’Flaherty and Gearoid McDaid, who both appear in ‘Winter Tides’.

# surfing - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Three-time world surf champion to return to water two years after shark attack Bravery This post contains videos

Three-time world surf champion to return to water two years after shark attack

Mick Fanning fought off the shark during a competition back in 2015.

# surfing - Saturday 4 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie A stunning new Irish film looks at why Co Clare is a Mecca for the world's top surfers Between Land And Sea This post contains videos

A stunning new Irish film looks at why Co Clare is a Mecca for the world's top surfers

And how its fulltime surfers dedicate their lives to their craft.

# surfing - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Watch: Donegal surfer in the mix for global award after tackling this huge wave in Sligo Barrel Of Laughs This post contains videos

Watch: Donegal surfer in the mix for global award after tackling this huge wave in Sligo

It’s the second time Conor Maguire has been nominated.

# surfing - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie WIN: A weekend surf adventure for two - and a brand-new MINI Countryman for the drive Sponsored By Mini

WIN: A weekend surf adventure for two - and a brand-new MINI Countryman for the drive

We’re giving you a free trip, surf lessons – and the lend of a new MINI Countryman to get there and back.

# surfing - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Surfing, skateboarding and baseball among the new sports added to the Olympics

They will be brought in for the 2020 Games after the International Olympic Committee announced the news today.

# surfing - Monday 18 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Australian beach evacuated after '23 foot shark' is spotted Marino Rocks

Australian beach evacuated after '23 foot shark' is spotted

“It’s the biggest I’ve ever seen … the photo really doesn’t do it justice.”

# surfing - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Top surfer Mick Fanning learns of brother's death during title chase RIP

Top surfer Mick Fanning learns of brother's death during title chase

As he chases a fourth world title, Mick Fanning dealt with the death of his brother on Wednesday.

# surfing - Saturday 12 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie How I went from 9-to-5 accountant to these South American waves for my office Opinion

How I went from 9-to-5 accountant to these South American waves for my office

Richy O’Carroll didn’t want to have any regrets – so he decided to set sail for Peru.

# surfing - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

This beautiful footage perfectly captures what surfing in Ireland is all about Winter Is Coming This post contains videos

# surfing - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Island at centre of MH370 find is hounded by sharks Swimming Ban

Island at centre of MH370 find is hounded by sharks

At least 18 people have been attacked and seven have been killed since 2011.

# surfing - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 'Thanks for not eating me': Shark survivor surfer hails 'warrior' mate who came to his rescue Lucky Escape

'Thanks for not eating me': Shark survivor surfer hails 'warrior' mate who came to his rescue

The 34-year-old three-time world champion fought off a large shark during the final heat of a world tour event at Jeffreys Bay in South Africa’s Eastern Cape province on Sunday.

# surfing - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Jaw-dropping scene as pro surfer fends off shark during competition

“I just saw fins. I was waiting for the teeth.”

# surfing - Monday 27 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Like surfing? Like wearing a sharp suit? Now you can do both at the same time Lookin' Slick This post contains videos

Like surfing? Like wearing a sharp suit? Now you can do both at the same time

When business and surfing collide…

# surfing - Monday 13 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Hundreds pay tribute to 13-year-old surfing champion killed by shark RIP

Hundreds pay tribute to 13-year-old surfing champion killed by shark

This was the seventh fatal attack since 2011.

# surfing - Monday 9 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Surfer dies after losing both legs in shark attack Australia

Surfer dies after losing both legs in shark attack

The shark “came from nowhere” between a group of surfers.

# surfing - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Surfers in super slow-motion is the most hypnotic thing you'll see today On The Waves

Surfers in super slow-motion is the most hypnotic thing you'll see today

The filmmaker shot the footage at 1000 frames per second.

# surfing - Sunday 2 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Guy decides it would be a good idea to surf a whale carcass surrounded by hungry sharks Idiot

# surfing - Monday 29 September, 2014

Everything you need to know about winter surfing in Ireland, you brave soul

‘Basically you can get every season in one day…except for summer.’

# surfing - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Family of Stuart Butler 'full of hope' their son will be returned to them Byron Bay

Family of Stuart Butler 'full of hope' their son will be returned to them

Police in Byron Bay say they are now searching for the body of the 20-year-old Dublin man.

# surfing - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie 'The waves didn't seem huge... But we couldn't paddle against it' Byron Bay

'The waves didn't seem huge... But we couldn't paddle against it'

Friends of Stuart Butler describe getting into trouble before the Irish surfer disappeared.

# surfing - Sunday 20 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Irish surfer goes missing in the waters off Byron Bay in Australia Missing

Irish surfer goes missing in the waters off Byron Bay in Australia

The man was surfing with two friends who were rescued.

# surfing - Thursday 10 July, 2014

A Meathman made this incredible short surfing film to make you all insanely jealous A Letter To Home This post contains videos

A Meathman made this incredible short surfing film to make you all insanely jealous

Take 17 minutes to immerse yourself in Maxie Hill’s wonderful postcard.

# surfing - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Sports you should definitely try this summer… surfing

We’re surfing Ballybunion.

# surfing - Monday 28 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Cute little lamb tries to surf on sheep's back, fails miserably Cowabunga

Cute little lamb tries to surf on sheep's back, fails miserably

Totally NOT TUBULAR, dude.

# surfing - Monday 6 January, 2014

Stormy weather makes for spectacular surfing in Mullaghmore

Not everybody is sick and tired of the high winds.

# surfing - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Sports film of the week: Hawaiian -- The Legend Of Eddie Aikau

If you’ve never heard the story of Eddie Aikau, now is a good time to start.

# surfing - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Monster Nazare waves deliver another potential world record

Carlos Burle yesterday surfed a wave believed to be 100 feet from trough to crest.

# surfing - Friday 20 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Watch this man propose to his girlfriend... while wakeboarding Making Waves

# surfing - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Want an adventure? Try climbing Croagh Patrick, surfing Mullaghmore and horse-riding at Castle Leslie Tourism

Want an adventure? Try climbing Croagh Patrick, surfing Mullaghmore and horse-riding at Castle Leslie

That’s what the Lonely Planet guide would tell you to do in Ireland, anyway.

# surfing - Sunday 8 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Sun, sand, surf and radiation in the shadow of Fukushima Japan

Sun, sand, surf and radiation in the shadow of Fukushima

As news broke this week of toxic water leaking from the plant, surfers say they are worried – but not enough to stay out of the waves there.

# surfing - Thursday 5 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Three-year-old surfer kid rides waves and gives high five Hang Ten

Three-year-old surfer kid rides waves and gives high five

THREE. We could barely walk at three.

# surfing - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie 'Surfing dolphin' pic scoops prestigious award for Clare-based photographer Beneath The Waves

'Surfing dolphin' pic scoops prestigious award for Clare-based photographer

The spectacular bottlenose photo was taken in one of the most “intimidating” and “surf-heavy” spots on the Irish coast, the photographer says.

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