VIDEO: Four things to avoid in your first surfing lesson
Travel and Tourism
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Travel and Tourism
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VIDEO: Four things to avoid in your first surfing lesson

Elizabeth Lang - January 21, 2018

It's hard to spend any amount of time at Tamarindo Beach, on Costa Rica's northwestern Pacific coast, without taking part in its main attraction: its renowned surf…

Leilani McGonagle wins bronze medal at World Surfing Games
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Leilani McGonagle wins bronze medal at World Surfing Games

L. Arias - May 23, 2017

Costa Rican surfing star Leilani McGonagle gave the country its first medal at the 2017 ISA World Surfing Games, in Biarritz, France on Monday. The Pavones surfer…

Costa Rica’s national team departs for World Surfing Games in France
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica’s national team departs for World Surfing Games in France

L. Arias - May 16, 2017

On Tuesday, the members of Team Costa Rica started their trip to Biarritz, France, where they will take part in the ISA World Surfing Games, a competition…

Costa Rica takes 7th at World Junior Surfing Championship
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica takes 7th at World Junior Surfing Championship

Ellen Zoe Golden - September 25, 2016

In a week of stunning surfing by Costa Rica's junior national surf team in Portugal's São Miguel Island in the Azores, it was the work of two females…

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