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

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

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

Surf and Dream with Wenling: A Pro Surfer from Taiwan
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Surf and Dream with Wenling: A Pro Surfer from Taiwan

 Wenling Chou is a Taiwanese National surfing champion, currently ranked #13 in ASP World’s Longboard competition. While we were planning our next surfing trip, one of our friends suggested an article from Time Magazine about surfing in Taiwan. http://style.time.com/2012/11/22/everybody-go-surfing-surfing-jialeshui/  Prior to the article, we didn’t even know surfing existed in Taiwan.  To our surprise, the … Continue reading

Tricia Donegan: a Bikram Yogini, a New Yorker and a lover
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Tricia Donegan: a Bikram Yogini, a New Yorker and a lover

Recently, Surf Mei Mei had the pleasure of interviewing Tricia Donegan, a certified instructor and passionate believer in Bikram Yoga. Bikram yoga was founded by Bikram Choudhury, who created the famous yoga sequences and unique yoga postures. According to the Bikram Yoga official website, Mr. Bikram created a 26 postures of yoga movements “to cure chronic … Continue reading