Santa Cruz Surfing Icon Jack O'Neill Who Pioneered Wetsuit DiesO'Neill's died of natural causes Friday at his Santa Cruz home, his family said in a statement. He was 94.
Great White Shark Caught On Video Near Ocean Beach SurfersA video of what is believed to be a great white shark leaping out of the water at Ocean Beach just beyond a line of surfers was making the rounds Thursday.
Aerial Video Captures Sharks Swimming Near Surfers In Santa CruzA Santa Cruz-based charter aviation company posted video shot Monday that showed a number of sharks in the water off at beaches in Santa Cruz and Capitola, including a shark in the area of a couple of surfers.
Surfer Separated From Board Rescued At Ocean Beach In San FranciscoRescue crews helped bring a surfer out of the water Tuesday afternoon at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach after he got separated from his surfboard.
Body Of San Rafael Surfer Washes Ashore At Marin County BeachA body that washed ashore at Rodeo Beach in Marin County Friday morning, has been identified as that of San Rafael surfer Daniel Lon Dafoe.
Central Coast Surfer Escapes Encounter With Great White SharkA surfer escaped injury on Saturday after a great white shark bit her board off California's central coast.
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.
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.
High-Tech Device Keeps Sharks Away From Surfers, Divers, SwimmersShark Shield creates a 3-D electronic field or protection around the swimmer. Sharks stay 15-20 feet away.
Surfer Survives Attack By Great White Shark At Central California BeachAuthorities say a surfer at a Central California beach survived an attack by a juvenile great white shark.
Surfer Rescued By Coast Guard Crews Beneath Cliff House Restaurant In San FranciscoU.S. Coast Guard crews rescued a surfer in distress Tuesday afternoon beneath the Cliff House restaurant just north of Ocean Beach in San Francisco.