Costa Rica gets off to impressive start at ISA World Junior Surfing Championship
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Costa Rica gets off to impressive start at ISA World Junior Surfing Championship

Michael Krumholtz - September 20, 2016

Costa Rica's wealth of young surfing talent is on full display at the 2016 ISA World Junior Surfing Championship this week in the Azores of Portugal. Following another great…

Jair Pérez of Jacó takes 1st place in World Surf League qualifier
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Newsletter
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Jair Pérez of Jacó takes 1st place in World Surf League qualifier

Ellen Zoe Golden - September 19, 2016

The Essential Costa Rica Pro Qualifying Series from the World Surf League kicked off Sunday when 64 men and 16 women from all over Central America participated…

Noe Mar McGonagle wins bronze, Team Costa Rica finishes fifth at ISA World Surfing Games
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Costa Rica
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Noe Mar McGonagle wins bronze, Team Costa Rica finishes fifth at ISA World Surfing Games

Michael Krumholtz - August 14, 2016

JACÓ, Puntarenas – The scene was completely set for Noe Mar McGonagle to be the hero. He had just ridden a last-second wave that looked good enough…

US wins Aloha Cup exhibition at World Surfing Games
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Costa Rica
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US wins Aloha Cup exhibition at World Surfing Games

Ellen Zoe Golden - August 13, 2016

Now that surfing is officially slated for inclusion in the 2020 Olympics in Japan, the International Surf Association (ISA) will be working with the International Olympic Committee…

VIDEO: Jacó surfboard artist’s work dazzles above the lip
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Artists
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VIDEO: Jacó surfboard artist’s work dazzles above the lip

Rebecca Males - August 10, 2016

Itai Hagage loves drawing cartoons, he loves surfing, and he loves drawing cartoons on surfboards. He has painted boards for Costa Rican surf stars Carlos "Cali" Muñoz…

Team Costa Rica shines on first day of 2016 World Surfing Games
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Costa Rica
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Team Costa Rica shines on first day of 2016 World Surfing Games

Michael Krumholtz - August 7, 2016

JACÓ, Puntarenas – Anthony Fillingim trotted towards the sea with his surfboard under his arm, headphones over his ears, and a mob of people behind him. Flag-carrying…

Scoring the World Surfing Games: A guide
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Costa Rica
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Scoring the World Surfing Games: A guide

Ellen Zoe Golden - August 5, 2016

To the layman, the International Surfing Association (ISA)'s upcoming 2016 World Surfing Games in Jacó might simply be a great display of surfing by athletes from around…

Costa Rica steps up safety measures ahead of World Surfing Games in Jacó
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Costa Rica steps up safety measures ahead of World Surfing Games in Jacó

L. Arias - August 5, 2016

National and local officials in the Central Pacific canton of Garabito are stepping up measures to ensure the World Surfing Games that will take place in Jacó beach…

Winners crowned in Costa Rica’s 2016 National Surf Circuit
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Costa Rica
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Winners crowned in Costa Rica’s 2016 National Surf Circuit

Ellen Zoe Golden - July 19, 2016

A month before this past weekend's Reef Grand Final surf competition in Costa Rica, the 2016 national men's champion had already claimed victory. Anthony Fillingim clinched the…

Guanacaste Surf Circuit crowns winners
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Costa Rica
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Guanacaste Surf Circuit crowns winners

Ellen Zoe Golden - May 17, 2016

PLAYA NEGRA, Guanacaste -- One quick look around the staging area at the Playa Negra date of the Guanacaste Surf Circuit (Circuito Guanacasteco de Surf  — CGS),…