A high surf advisory will go into effect Saturday evening and continue throughout the weekend along the Bay Area coast, according to the National Weather Service.
Amid growing anticipation of the Mavericks Surf Contest, the case of a former Maverick’s champion is among those shining a spotlight on an unhealthy element of the local surfing scene: methamphetamine abuse.
The three-month window for the Mavericks big wave surfing contest is open until March 31.
Actor Gerard Butler is OK after being rescued during filming for a movie at Mavericks, a treacherous surf break off the Half Moon Bay coast known for stories-high waves.
Surfing legend Kelly Slater won his record 11th Association of Surfing Professionals World Title Sunday for the second and final time.
Surf legend Kelly Slater will be among those competing in the Rip Curl Pro Search San Francisco. The contest window opens Tuesday and closes Nov. 12.
Some streets are closed and parking is restricted in parts of San Mateo, while a film crew shoots a movie about the surf break at Mavericks, according to San Mateo Police…
A surfer who was pulled unconscious from the waters off of San Francisco’s Ocean Beach on Wednesday afternoon has died, according to the medical examiner’s office.
Hawaiian surfer Sion Milosky died after an accident at Mavericks Wednesday evening, a San Mateo County deputy coroner said.
From high ground in Carmel, John joins other KCBS reporters stationed along the coast in describing the surf action following the tsunami warning.