Women of the Seven Seas: NY Women’s Surf Film Festival 2014
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Women of the Seven Seas: NY Women’s Surf Film Festival 2014

This spring, a beautifully-made short film captured my eyes.‘Women’s Surf: Summer Session 2013’ is an short film that is innovatively made for women by women to market, Lava Girl Surf, which hosts events, offers surf training and education workshops.  Different from other surf films, this short film zest details and craftsmanship through feminine styles with … Continue reading

Happy Gone Surfing at Shifting Sand Surf House, Hossegor, France
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Happy Gone Surfing at Shifting Sand Surf House, Hossegor, France

If you are an avid traveler and barrel lover, you most likely have heard of Hossegor, France, a premier surf spot in Europe.  It is located in the Southwest of France, short drive north of Spain at the famous Basque country; west of the famous wine town, Bordeaux.  Hossegor is Europeans’ favorable barrel spot.   … Continue reading

Sam Hammer: Reinventing the Pursuit of Surfing
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Sam Hammer: Reinventing the Pursuit of Surfing

Sam Hammer is a professional surfer, owner of Hammer Surf School, and a proud East Coast native. The beloved Jersey shore. As beautiful as it is, we all know the famous summertime stigmas of fist-pumping muscled-up party animals, Soprano types, and of course the carbon copies of MTV’s Jersey Shore characters roaming the boardwalk. But … Continue reading

Athleticism, Mentorship and Entrepreneur with Francesco Rulli
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Athleticism, Mentorship and Entrepreneur with Francesco Rulli

Francesco Rulli is a Judo Master, entrepreneur, and advocate for women in digital literacy. In 2009, as I was engaging in a journey of self-realization and discovery, I sought answers to questions in my life through meditation in my New York yoga studio. But instead, I found Mr. Rulli. Francesco’s many career accomplishments includes being … Continue reading

Mother + Entrepreneur + Soul Searcher = Cheryl Lovelace
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Mother + Entrepreneur + Soul Searcher = Cheryl Lovelace

Cheryl Lovelace is a successful business entrepreneur who has been searching for love and peace through her life as a wife and mother, surfer and independent woman. Surf Mei Mei, Kelly, was introduced to Cheryl Lovelace when Kelly started surfing in New Jersey in 2013, where surfing is dominated by men.  Kelly went to a Cinco … Continue reading

Kite Surfing with a Marine Biologist: Melissa Gil
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Kite Surfing with a Marine Biologist: Melissa Gil

Melissa Gil is a Professional Kite Surfer, Marine Biologist, Conservationist, and Passionate Surfer.                   Photo by Jake Mills We met Melissa Gil through inquiring about Tica swimwear (a Costa Rican surf wear that Melissa helps to promote and co-branding with.)  The next thing I know, I was talking to Melissa about visiting her … Continue reading

International Model and Board Sports Enthusiast: Natazha McDuffie
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International Model and Board Sports Enthusiast: Natazha McDuffie

Have you seen her on Swell.com and runways for some of the hottest bikini brands?  Yes, she is Natazha McDuffie from San Diego, California. Surf Mei Mei first started paying attention to Natazha when she started popping up everywhere on the internet while we were shopping at swell.com, a popular surfing related apparel site.  Her … Continue reading