Day: June 22, 2022

Where to catch the surf in Hawaii – Lonely Planet
Surfing Hawaii

Where to catch the surf in Hawaii – Lonely Planet

Surfing walks out of the home team locker room into the glorious wave arena that is Hawaii. Whispers of daring Polynesian kings and nobles attempting to harness the ocean here go back some 800 years, back to an age when great 10-foot boards carved of Acacia koa trees were forged and high Polynesian priests appealed […]

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Where to catch the surf in Hawaii – Lonely Planet
Surfing Hawaii

Where to catch the surf in Hawaii – Lonely Planet

Surfing walks out of the home team locker room into the glorious wave arena that is Hawaii. Whispers of daring Polynesian kings and nobles attempting to harness the ocean here go back some 800 years, back to an age when great 10-foot boards carved of Acacia koa trees were forged and high Polynesian priests appealed […]

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Plus-size women have a champion in Hawaii: ‘If you’re surfing, you are a surfer’
Surfing Hawaii

Plus-size women have a champion in Hawaii: ‘If you’re surfing, you are a surfer’

Sarah Sekula  |  Special to USA TODAY WAIKIKI, OAHU – It’s a few hours before sunset. Mellow waves consistently kiss the shoreline. With a few strong strokes, Elizabeth Sneed pops up onto her yellow longboard with ease. She smiles. Sneed is doing something she’s always dreamed of: surfing. It‘s something that certainly didn’t happen overnight. […]

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