Pacifica Residents Fear Seaside Living May Crumble In Pounding SurfMayor Sue Digre says the ferocious waves in recent weeks have been relentless and longer than any she's seen during her 25 years of living in Pacifica.
Man Rescued After Rising Surf Strands Man Taking Picture At Sutro BathsA man hoping to snap a scenic picture at Sutro Baths in San Francisco had to be rescued Monday afternoon due to rising surf, according to a Fire Department official.
Swimmer In Critical Condition Following Surf Rescue Near Sutro Baths In SFA 55-year-old swimmer was in critical condition after San Francisco firefighters found him face down in the waters of Ocean Beach near the Sutro Baths Saturday morning.
Bay Area Rain To Clear By Afternoon, High Surf Continues Until ThursdayLight rain in the Bay Area is expected to clear out in the afternoon, leaving behind high surf along the region's beaches until Thursday afternoon.
Pro Surfer Breaks Neck Riding 25-Foot Waves In Big SurShawn Dollar, a professional surfer from Santa Cruz, broke his neck while surfing big waves Monday on the central coast, according to a statement posted on the Titans of Mavericks' Facebook page.
Around 30 People Rescued From Rough Surf In Santa Cruz Over Warm Holiday WeekendAbout 30 people had to be rescued from the surf on beaches in Santa Cruz between Saturday and Sunday as warm temperatures drew big crowds to the water this weekend.
Coast Guard Warns Of Rip Currents At Bay Area BeachesThe U.S. Coast Guard is asking beachgoers in the San Francisco and Monterey Bay areas to be cautious in and near the ocean Sunday, Coast Guard officials said.
Watch Stunt Rider Surf On His MotorbikeStunt rider Robbie ‘Maddo’ Maddison does what seems like the impossible and catches a wave on his dirt bike.
Rip Currents Caused By Swell Prompts Warning For BeachgoersThe National Weather Service is warning beachgoers of hazardous conditions such as rip currents along south facing beaches in Marin and Santa Cruz counties.
15 Great White Sharks Spotted Near Santa Cruz; Lifeguard Competition CancelledA competition for junior lifeguards had to be called off after more than a dozen great white sharks near the cement ship in the Aptos area south of Santa Cruz.
New Drone Spots Sharks Lurking In Waters Near Popular SoCal Surfing SpotWhen lifeguards at a popular Orange County surfing spot decided to use a high-tech drone to keep swimmers safe from shark attacks, they got a chilling eyeful.
Ewww.... Surfer Butts The Focus Of Scientific Research Into Ocean BacteriaCall it the most literal "beach bum" study ever. Occasionally in science, the topic of your research and the perfect subjects in which to study it correlate in unique ways, case in point -- surfers and antibiotic-resistant bacteria. More specifically, surfer's colons.