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Join Ocean Goddess Surf for their first morning surf meetup! Free Surf + Coffee. Ladies only! This Wednesday, Sept 18th! Catch some waves and grab some coffee to start your day!

Wake + Break Morning Surf Sesh
9/18/19
7AM
Topanga Beach
Meet at picnic table down by the beach at 7 so we can paddle out together!
Free Dogtown Coffee!

You must be able to paddle out and surf on your own for this meetup. Beg-int to adv surfers only. We will not have board rentals or surf instruction.

Bring your girlfriends for an empowering all female surf sesh! See you there!

Get all the details on OceanGoddessSurf.com, and by following their Instagram: @oceangoddesssurf



Untamed Daughters is an event experience, conceptualized by Changing Tides Foundation and GrlSwirl, to bring together untamed, unconventional and adventurous women for a day of community, environment, action sports and empowerment.

This was the first-ever Untamed Daughters event which took place in Venice beach in the summer of 2019! Some of the special guests and attendees included: Rochelle Ballard, Elena Hight, Lex Weinstein, Sian Hurst and Laura Thornhill Caswell.

The event would not have been made possible without the support of Rothys , Vuori, Marine Layer, GoPro, Mizu, & The Butcher's Daughter. Huge thanks to all the sponsors who donated to our goodie bags and to the day as well: Boz Tea, Zola, ClifBar, Leus Towels, Aloha Collection, Simply Straws, Avasol & Summer of Surf. Thanks to our after-party sponsors Juneshine, Lone Wolfs , Carver, Big Daddy's Pizza, Dersu, King Archie Band & Winter.

Edit: Devon Steigerwald
Photos: Jessica Whitehead








It’s the summer of 1957, and there’s a new face on the California surfer scene, Kathy Kohner. Although small, she is mighty, tackling waves four times her height. But, in order to do so, she needs to get that pesky long board out from the rear window of her family’s Buick…

Looking to make some friends after years abroad, Kathy has gone to the beach with her family in search of some worthy prospects. With long board in tow, a clear choice seems to be a group of guys in search of the perfect wave…surfers. No one is fully accepted into the surfer subculture until they are given a nickname, and after proving herself in the squall, Kathy will eventually be dubbed Gidget by her buddies — a hybrid for girl and midget, due to her diminutive 5'1" stature. Over the summer, during the car rides back to Brentwood from Malibu, Kathy will go on to tell her parents about her new friends, experiences, and, of course, nickname, inspiring her father to write Gidget: The Little Girl with Big Ideas — a book that would become so popular it would eventually evolve into a book series, movie series, TV series, comic book, and documentary. While Kathy will eventually give up surfing, her legend will live on in the form of Gidget — cowabunga!

Photo: Allan Grant



Twice a month Ocean Goddess Surf hosts Open Ladies Surf Meets for women in the LA area.

The next one is Sunday, Sept 8th, at Tower 26 in Ocean Park, Santa Monica. Beginners welcome, get all the details on OceanGoddessSurf.com, and by following their Instagram: @oceangoddesssurf



You know That LBB (little black bikini) you have always wanted? Well now you can get it at 40% off!

Santa Monica's CAMI AND JAX is having a Labor Day sale. Shop in store and online using code “SUMMER40” and get 40% off!

CAMI AND JAX
1525 Montana Ave.
Santa Monica, CA 90403

Meet the designers behind L.A label CAMI AND JAX and join their swim team.


And have you entered the CAMI AND JAX Giveaway ?


Malibu's Frankie's Bikinis is having a Labor Day sale, up to 50% off sitewide at frankiesbikinis.com



CAMI AND JAX has teamed up with Pilates Platinum to bring you the ultimate summer giveaway...because there's nothing like feeling confident in a custom fit bikini with platinum abs.

"These swimsuits are to be worn, to be moved in, to be surfed in; these are swimsuits to feel transformed by and emboldened in. CAMI AND JAX was founded with the intention of empowering women through design and will continue to celebrate strength and power as prerequisites to beauty. Founded by surfers, CAMI AND JAX has always been, and will always be, focused on creating swimwear to move you."


Lexi Dupont wearing Cami And Jax's Ariel One Piece!


ONE WINNER + A FRIEND will win:
1 suit each including a private fitting from CAMI AND JAX
AND 1 month unlimited to Pilates Platinum

HOW TO ENTER: via Instagram
1. Follow both @camiandjax and @pilatesplatinum
2. Like this post on @camiandjax
3. Tag 3 friends in the comments on that post.
Winner will be chosen on 9/2


Twice a month Ocean Goddess Surf hosts Open Ladies Surf Meets for women in the LA area.

The next one is Sunday, August 25, at Tower 26 in Ocean Park, Santa Monica. Beginners welcome, get all the details on OceanGoddessSurf.com, and by following their Instagram: @oceangoddesssurf



Malibu's Brooke Carlson takes 2nd Place at this years 1st Annual Women’s Pro Invitational ran by the Oceanside Longboard Surfing Club.

Avalon Gall took 1st place, and Makāla Harmony Smith of Dana Point got 3rd.


A late afternoon session at Malibu with Karina Rozunko and Lola Mignot
Roxy is having a Disney X Roxy Girl Pop-Up event at Boardriders Malibu. It'll be going on from noon till 2pm. For those unfamiliar with the shop, it is right next to Topanga, not actually in Malibu.

Boardriders Malibu
18820 Pacific Coast Hwy
Malibu, Ca 80265
310 - 359 - 8274


You’ll win four eco bikinis of your choice from SummerLove Swim (two suits for you and two for your bestie) plus a private surf lessons for two people in beautiful Malibu, California with We Are Travel Girls Co-Founder Vanessa Rivers. Summer never ends with this luxury giveaway that will have you splashing on the beach in your new eco-friendly swimsuits while you learn to surf on one of the most icon stretches of coastline in the world!



Designed and manufactured in California, SummerLove Swim features a range of mix and match eco bikinis created with a sustainable swimwear fabric made out of recycled fishing nets recovered from the sea by the Healthy Seas initiative. With every eco bikini purchase you are helping to clean up our oceans!

How To Enter
- Complete this ENTRY FORM
- Follow @SummerLoveSwimwear on Instagram
- Follow our account @WeAreTravelGirls and their Founders accounts @BeckyvanDijk and @VanessaRivers on Instagram
- Subscribe to WeAreTravelGirls.com (please ensure you confirm the double opt in received to your email address)
- One entry per person
- Winner will be picked and announced on August 30th 2019
- The winner will be selected from form entries that have completed all of the entry requirements
- Please share with friends!

Click here for more info.


Spend the day in Los Angeles with Brazilian big wave ripper, Maya Gaberia as she trains, surfs and eats sushi.


Finally, a local theater is showing this film. The ArcLight Santa Monica is now showing Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable.

Unstoppable is Bethany’s complete and untold story that follows her journey from childhood into motherhood – the ups, downs and her powerful resilience against all odds to become one of the leading professional surfers of all time. In 2016 alone Bethany’s capacity to inspire reached new heights as she beat a six-time world champion and the top-ranked surfer in the world at a major competition. From chasing her toddler, to chasing the biggest waves, Bethany is continuously rewriting the rules on being a fearless athlete, and brings new meaning to the phrase “surfs like a girl.”



Pre-purchase tickets from ArcLight or via Fandango.





A Girls-Only Day in Venice Beach presented by GRLSWIRL and Changing Tides Foundation raising money for philanthropic trips to get more women on boards.

Bringing women together to share in surf, skate, yoga, enviroment, & empowerment.



ONLY 20 TICKETS AVAILABLE !!!!

This will be an amazing opportunity to not only skate and hang with sisters in GRLSWIRL but to also meet and get to know girls from Changing tides! Changing Tides is a group of water women and adventurers from Southern California. They work globally to address social, environmental, health and safety issues. With their environmentally-focused projects, their aim is to do their best to fight single-use plastic and marine pollution as well as raising awareness of how we can all work together to protect our planet and combat climate change. This specific event is helping raise funds not only for GRLSWIRLS Skate Mentorship Programs, but also Changing Tides female empowerment projects. Their aim is to connect with and support women of all sizes, shapes and backgrounds through our love for the ocean.

Untamed Daughters and GRLSWIRL are bringing women together not only from surf and skate but other sports from pro snowboarders (Elena Hight) to pro photographers. You will be meeting and hanging with incredible women who have paved the way in their given sports for women like us to feel safe to learn

This event is the first ever of its kind!

Were going to take over Venice skate park! If you’re not digging the park, flat ground carving as well !

There will be great photos and video available after the event documenting the day : )

Its a great opportunity to learn to surf or skate if you don’t already, or to collaborate to perfect your skills.

All ticket sale funds will be donated to both Changing Tides Foundation and GRLSWIRL, going towards Changing Tides Women’s Outreach Mentorship Program in Peru and GS Skate Mentorship Programs in the states and abroad.

Click Here for Tickets and more info!



Coco Ho stopped off at the KTLA News station for this little interview on how climate Change is Impacting our oceans, and to promote the WSL Pure Paddle Out in Venice this upcoming Saturday.



Mark your calendars for an epic evening of inspirational swell riding, Pizza, brews and an over all positive vibe!

Boardriders Malibu
18820 Pacific Coast Hwy
Malibu, Ca 80265
310 - 359 - 8274
Rip Curl Malibu Shop Team Rider Talia Swindal representing Malibu to the fullest this weekend at the National Scholastic Surfing Association Western Surf Championships! 2nd Place in Super Girls and 3rd Place in Girls!


Patagonia Surf ambassador, Paige Alms , is heading out on tour with her new film: Paige. This film looks at the passion, dedication and work ethic that has helped Paige break down barriers while becoming one of the best big wave surfers in the world. Paige will do Q&A after the short film. On May 22nd, the film will screen at the Patagonia Santa Monica store.

Come join us for an awesome all female lineup highlighting empowered women from our community:

-Things will kick off at 7pm with music from The Brave Kind, small bites and drinks.

Doors at 7pm film starts at 7:30pm.



Patagonia Santa Monica store
1344 4th Street ,
Santa Monica , California , 90401