NFC Championship: 'Beach Bum' Raheem Mostert Rides Big Wave All The Way To Super Bowl LIVAfter years of disappointment and bouncing from team to team, San Francisco 49ers running back Raheem Mostert may have been the most unlikely choice to emerge Sunday as the hero of the NFC Championship Game.
Big Waves Lure Oglers, Surfers CoastsideMonster waves hit Bay Area beaches on New Year Day. A high-surf advisory -- issued Wednesday morning -- was in effect until Thursday.
World Surf League Ends Titans Of Mavericks CompetitionThe Titans of Mavericks surf competition has been canceled indefinitely, according to the World Surf League, which cited "various logistical challenges" and "the inability to run the event the last two seasons" as reasons.
South Bay Rescue Dog And Owner Share Passion For SurfingThe World Dog Surfing Championships captivated crowds in Pacifica over the weekend. And while the competition is over, one of the Bay Area's top surfing dogs continues to inspire others.
North Bay Surfer Has Close Encounter With Great White Shark Near Bodega BayWarning signs were posted at a Sonoma County beach Friday evening after one surfer's close encounter with a great white shark earlier in the week.
Non-Profit Group Teaches Veterans Therapy Of Surfing Ocean Waves In Santa CruzThere will be a few extra surfers in the water at Santa Cruz and Capitola this weekend as the organization Operation Surf teaches wounded veterans how to ride a wave.
Paralyzed Surfer Grateful, Optimistic 6 Months After Horrific AccidentA veteran Santa Cruz surfer who was paralyzed after a wave slammed him into a rocky cliff head-first is defying the odds, six months after the accident.
Marin High School Surfers Rescue 2 Swimmers From High Surf, Strong CurrentsFour Marin high school students rescued two swimmers struggling with high surf and a strong rip current on Friday afternoon off Rodeo Beach.
Big Wave Surfers Take On Towering Waves At MavericksWhile the official Mavericks big wave contest was postponed, the lure of a memorable ride at the legendary surf break with sets of 30-foot waves thundering toward the beach attracted dozens of surfers Monday.
Mavericks Surfing Competition Postponed Until January Due To Large WavesLate Sunday afternoon, the Mavericks organizers announced that waves would be too big Monday and postponed the anticipated surfing contest until at least January.
High Surf Warnings, Big Waves Lure Thrill-Seeking Surfers To Santa Cruz BeachesThe storm brought large and dangerous waves and high surf warnings to Bay Area beaches much to the delight of thrill-seeking surfers.
Female Big-Wave Surfers Celebrate Prize Money Equity PlanFemale surfers in California won a big battle for equal pay in the sport last week.
Surfing Declared To Be California's Official State SportThe new law declares surfing to be "an iconic California sport" and that the state is the heart of the surfboard building industry.
Santa Cruz Surfer Fights For Survival After Horrific Crash Into CliffA Santa Cruz surfer is fighting to survive after a frightening accident into a cliff left him with multiple injuries including a broken neck.
Surfers Enjoy Big Waves Off Coast Of Santa CruzThe forecast called for lots of big waves, and Mother Nature did not disappoint the surfers who gathered in Santa Cruz Tuesday.