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Kelly Slater is surrounded by fans before entering the water for heat 6 of round three of the Rip Curl Pro Search on November 2, 2011 in San Francisco. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images))

Slater Wins Surfing World Title In San Francisco

Surfing legend Kelly Slater won his record 11th Association of Surfing Professionals World Title Sunday for the second and final time.

11/06/2011

Kelly Slater rides a wave. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Elite Surfers Set To Compete At SF’s Ocean Beach

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.

10/31/2011

Gerard Butler Surf Film Prompts San Mateo Street Closures

Gerard Butler Surf Film Prompts San Mateo Street Closures

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…

10/27/2011

A surfer goes into the water at Ocean Beach (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Surfer Dies After Rescue At San Francisco’s Ocean Beach

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.

CBS San Francisco–04/28/2011

Surfers ride wave during Mavericks Surf Competition, Half Moon Bay. (AP)

Surfer Dies After Wipeout At Mavericks

Hawaiian surfer Sion Milosky died after an accident at Mavericks Wednesday evening, a San Mateo County deputy coroner said.

CBS San Francisco–03/17/2011

John Madden (KCBS)

Daily Madden: The Tsunami Warning In Carmel

From high ground in Carmel, John joins other KCBS reporters stationed along the coast in describing the surf action following the tsunami warning.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/11/2011

Sonoma County drowning, Portuguese Beach

Woman Drowns Trying To Save Dog Near Bodega Bay

An Auburn woman drowned Friday morning at Portuguese Beach north of Bodega Bay on the Sonoma Coast when she went into the surf after her dog, State Parks Public Safety Superintendent Jenny Donovan said.

02/04/2011

A seriously injured Mavericks surfer is pulled out of the water by a photographer on a personal watercraft on Jan. 22, 2010. (Photo by Don Montgomery/Special to CBS 5)

Condition Of Injured Mavericks’ Surfer Improves

A Southern California surfer who nearly drowned in heavy surf off of Half Moon Bay on Saturday has regained consciousness and was upgraded to stable condition, hospital officials said Tuesday.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/25/2011

A seriously injured Mavericks surfer is pulled out of the water by a photographer on a personal watercraft on Jan. 22, 2010. (Photo by Don Montgomery/Special to CBS 5)

Mavericks Surfer Critical, In Coma After Wipeout

An Orange County surfer who wiped out on a treacherous wave at Mavericks over the weekend was in a medically induced coma on Monday afternoon, hospital officials said.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/24/2011

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