Professional surfer Tom Dosland somehow recently survived an estimated 40-foot freefall from the largest wave I have ever seen. He said it felt like he was in a car crash. It was caught on video. Check it out:
Hawaii became the first state to officially recognize surfing as a high school sport, which will take effect by the spring of 2013. Funding for the program will come from the private sector and the community.
“Surfing has been a really big part of my life and has taught me a lot of valuable lessons: what hard work and perseverance can do, time management and how to stay organized,”