World Surfing League arrives in Jacó
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World Surfing League arrives in Jacó

Ellen Zoe Golden - October 2, 2018

Top-tier professional surfing returns to Costa Rica this week when the World Surfing League (WSL)’s latest Qualifying Series contest takes place in Jacó. The Essential Costa Rica…

Surfing in Costa Rica: Secrets from a local surfer
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Surfing in Costa Rica: Secrets from a local surfer

Manuel Martínez - September 20, 2018

Costa Rica’s known for great surfing spots like Jacó, Hermosa, Tamarindo, Grande and Salsa Brava, but they’re just the tip of the iceberg. That’s where I started…

A hidden gem on the Central Pacific: Boca Barranca
Travel & Tourism
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Travel & Tourism
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A hidden gem on the Central Pacific: Boca Barranca

Alexander Villegas - September 3, 2018

PUNTARENAS – If you’re driving through Costa Rica’s Central Pacific and blink, you might miss one of the world’s best surf spots: Boca Barranca. If you’re on…

Anthony Fillingim crowned 2018 Costa Rican surf champion, Rubiana Brownell scores historic triple win
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Anthony Fillingim crowned 2018 Costa Rican surf champion, Rubiana Brownell scores historic triple win

Ellen Zoe - July 31, 2018

Santa Teresa native Anthony Fillingim won the 2018 national championship title for the Open category on Sunday. After reaching the last heat at the Kolbi National Surf…

Costa Rica’s best surfers look to the 2020 Olympics
Surf's up
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Surf's up
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Costa Rica’s best surfers look to the 2020 Olympics

Ellen Zoe Golden - February 9, 2018

Ever since the Olympic committee announced that surfing would be included in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Costa Rican athletes in the sport have recast their competitive goals…

Costa Rican surfer disappears off Pacific coast
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Missing Persons
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Costa Rican surfer disappears off Pacific coast

Michael Krumholtz - November 30, 2015

A 22-year-old surfer named Ricardo Andrés González has been missing off the coast of Caldera on Costa Rica's central Pacific coast since Friday afternoon, authorities say. Costa…