Wind surfer fell ill during the Olympic sailing test event in Rio de Janeiro's polluted Guanabara Bay

RIO DE JANEIRO - South Korean wind surfer Wonwoo Cho got his first ride in an ambulance the other day, taken to a Rio de Janeiro hospital with dehydration, vomiting...

California surfer wins 10K open water world title at Kazan

...championships Monday, becoming one of 10 men to qualify for next year's Olympics."It was super cool," said Wilim ov sky, a surfer in his hometown of Malibu, Calif., who started swimming at age of 10 in an effort to become a junior beach lifeguard.He...

Surfers, city clash over rules

...the board to the surfer to prevent injury...in the water. But surfers think it would be...one tiny area for surfers - filled with happy smiling kids," surfer Jess Tucker said...kid-size obstacles." Surfer Ryan Respess is originally...Beach, where he said surfers and swimmers have...

Plotless 'Rise of the Silver Surfer' collapses under its own weight

...Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer sinks under its leaden dialogue, uninspired...his original incarnation, the Silver Surfer was a counterculture favorite, a philosophy-spouting...about the power cosmic, the cinematic Surfer rarely says anything at all, opting instead...

El Nino means endless summer for California surfers

...The water is so warm that surfers don't need wetsuits, and...last thing on the minds of surfers like Jon Rider, who rode the...the cold ocean can leave a surfer in shivers after just a few...months, it truly could be a surfer's endless summer. "It's...

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Competitive teen surfer loses arm in shark attack

LIHUE, Hawaii -- A shark bit off the left arm of a 13-year-old competitive surfer Friday morning while she was lying on her board in clear water, authorities said. Bethany Hamilton was attacked on Kauai's...

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Rookie wins rainy, accident-filled Surfers Paradise race

SURFERS PARADISE, Australia -- Rookie Mario Dominguez won the rain-shortened Honda Indy 300 Sunday, which started with a major crash...

Shark attacks Georgia boy off Florida beach

...Jacksonville Beach Ocean Rescue Capt. Rob Emahiser said. Another surfer, 20-year-old Bryan Liebetrau, also was bitten on his...South in Jacksonville Beach, Emahiser said. He said so many surfers told him that they saw sharks off Jacksonville Beach on Sunday...

Couponing Web site launches Monday

...lunch today' and it will drive passive advertising on sites where customers are at," he said.The ads will get the Web surfers to AugustaLunchDeals.com for the daily specials.Brashear said the company is also developing a mobile app to list the deals...

Review: 'Fantastic Four' still bore with 'Silver Surfer'

...Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer" exceeds the first movie mainly by the...There's a little more at stake in "Silver Surfer" -- the destruction of Earth -- though...about action since last time -- "Silver Surfer" shows definite improvement over the...