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Boarding For Breast Cancer is thrilled to announce the 16th Annual Skate The Coast Presented by Suja Organic on October 21 + 22, 2023 in Los Angeles, CA.

Skate the Coast is a 15 mile skate-bike-roll from the Santa Monica Pier to Redondo Beach along the iconic Southern California Strand with the Pacific Ocean as the backdrop for this mellow cruise.

Participants of all ages and abilities on wheels are welcome to join B4BC as they skate-bike-roll 15 miles to promote its mission of staying healthy and being active while raising funds for its breast cancer education, prevention and survivorship programs. Participants can also join in on the fun virtually by cruising down their local trail or path and posting to social media if they can’t make it in person.

To kick off the weekend, there will be a Registration Party on October 21st from 3pm-8 pm at Firestone Walker Brewery in Venice, CA. People are welcome to swing by, sign waivers, grab their event tees and goodie bags while enjoying some good music, eats, drinks, raffles and auction​s.



The 15-mile event is taking place on October 22nd, with participants meeting up at 7:00 am at Veteran’s Park in Redondo Beach for check in and shuttles. The skating begins at 9 am at Santa Monica Pier and will end at 1:00 pm at Redondo Beach, with a three hydration stops in between. Following the event there will be a finish line party from 12 pm – 4 pm at Dive N Surf. The goal is to fundraise $75,000 and B4BC looks forward to getting the community together for some fresh air and movement, all for breast cancer awareness!

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The now three-time WSL Longboard Champion Soleil Errico earned back-to-back World Titles at her home break of Malibu after besting Kelis Kaleopa'a in a two-out-of-three World Title showdown. Errico's dominant form led to a 15.83 heat total in their Title Match 2 and secured her third World Title, her second at Malibu.

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Waikiki's young standout Kelis Kaleopa'a, who won the Huntington Beach Longboard Classic, is now set to take on the best of the best at iconic First Point Malibu. Kelis, with the top seed, will have her hands full with either defending 2x World Champ / Malibu local Soleil Errico, fellow Oahu surfer Sophia Culhane, 3x World Champ / North Shore Native Honolua Blomfield, France's Alice Lemoigne, Brazilian Chloe Calmon or the youngest World Champ in history, Racheal Tilly.

Malibu is the most iconic and revered break in all of longboard surfing. Housed in history, it’s the perfect spot to host the deciding event on tour - the Original Sprout Malibu Longboard Championships pres by Tractor Beverage Co. With the title on the line, the top eight men and eight women descend on First Point for a one-day battle to decide the 2023 Longboard World Champions.

The Original Sprout Malibu Longboard Championships is taking placein Malibu on October 3rd - 13th.

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For nearly a decade, the Women’s Surf Film Festival has been honoring the women of the surf community who make their impact felt through film, art, and photography. The Women’s Surf Film Festival makes its debut in California for the first time.

The Women's Surf Film Festival honors women in the surf community who work in filmmaking, art, and photography. Attendees will be able to meet well-known surfers, artists, and community leaders, The Women's Surf Film Festival is an amazing opportunity for attendees to immerse themselves in the world of surfing while supporting gender equality.



The festival consists of 4 event over 3 day. The first 3 are in Venice Beach and the closing day event will held be in Ventura.

Here are all the events:



October 11th, 6-10pm // Waterfront Venice
Venice Beach, CA
Opening Night Celebrations & Screenings


Waterfront Venice | $25 | 6pm -10pm
Women's Surf Film Festival Presents: Opening Night Celebrations & Film Screenings at The Waterfront, Venice.

Get ready the 10th Annual Women's Surf Film Festival is making its California debut, and we're thrilled to announce that we'll be screening at The Waterfront, Venice. This is a momentous occasion, and we can't wait to bring the excitement of women's surf cinema to the West Coast for the very first time. Films start at 7pm (runtime 1 hour & 50 mins) Tickets are limited so get your’s before they all go!

Film Program:
Riding the Rhythms (40 mins)
Wahine & Waves (27 mins)
REBORN (10mins)
WOMP (10 mins)
Emergence (6 mins)
Jamaica (5 mins)
Momento (4 mins)
Synchronism (3:36 mins)

For more info on this event and tickets, Click Here



October 12th, 5-6pm // Deus Ex Machina
Venice Beach, CA
Wellness Session: Authentic Self-Care With Lia Avellino (free event)


Deus Ex Machina | Free event | 5pm -6pm

Join us for a free event with limited space—please RSVP to secure your spot. Afterward, stay for a captivating panel discussion and screening while enjoying complimentary tacos and drinks.

ELEVATE YOUR SURFING: BY ENHANCING YOUR MENTAL STRENGTH

Explore Lia Avellino's unique insights into transcending conventional self-care methods and discovering sustainable ways to nurture yourself. Learn how prioritizing self-care is the cornerstone of cultivating a positive mindset.

Many of us strive to lead healthier, fuller lives through self-care, yet often feel dissatisfied and burnt out. Join us for a Spoke Fireside Chat where we'll delve into why these efforts may leave us unfulfilled. Discover strategies to find internal flow and ease that align with your individual rhythms and passions. Connect with fellow travelers on a journey to authenticity and a lighter, more liberated self.

What to Expect: This 1-hour experience, hosted by Lia Avellino, blends mindfulness, body sensation awareness, self-reflection, and group discussion. You'll leave feeling more alive and equipped with new approaches to life's challenges.

For more info on this event and to RSVP, Click Here



October 12th, 6-9pm // Deus Ex Machina
Venice Beach, NY
Reception, Panel Discussion: Surfing Narratives: Art & Empowerment & Film Screening (free event)


Deus Ex Machina | Free event | 6pm - 9pm

Secure your spot by RSVPing for our free event, where we delve into the intriguing crossroads of surfing, art, and empowerment. Join our esteemed guest speakers, including Ivana Bajic, a multimedia innovator known for her immersive surf projects, and Natalie Small, the founder of Groundswell Surf Therapy, who integrates counseling and the great outdoors for transformative experiences. Dive into Shelby Stanger's captivating work in "Will to Wild," inspiring outdoor exploration, and gain insights from Davina Grincevicius, the founder of the Women's Surf Film Festival. Enjoy live DJ music, complimentary tacos and drinks, and the CA premiere of two engaging films, including "With the Tide: A Yakutat Surf Club Story" and "Unplugged." This event promises a dynamic fusion of surf culture, artistic expression, and empowerment narratives.

For more info on this event and to RSVP, Click Here



October 13th, 5-9pm // Topa Topa Brewing
Ventura, CA
Closing Night Celebrations & Screenings


Topa Topa Brewing Co. | $25 | 5pm - 9pm

Get ready the 10th Annual Women's Surf Film Festival is making its California debut, and we're thrilled to announce that we'll be screening at the fantastic Topa Topa Brewing Co. This is a momentous occasion, and we can't wait to bring the excitement of women's surf cinema to the West Coast for the very first time. Local vendors and artists will be showcasing their offerings for the evening, and you can also look forward to the convenience of Game Over Catering's food truck on-site. Tickets are limited so get your’s before they all go!

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Practice, Have Fun & Be Nice.

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Be Easy On Yourself & Set Goals.

Visit Topanga Lou Surf Videos for Topanga surfing videos.



Saturday the 26th, Surfista is planning on meeting at Sunset Point.

For more info and to RSVP, Click Here

Aug 26, 9:00 AM
Sunset Point,
17300 Pacific Coast Hwy,
Pacific Palisades,

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Meet an Inspirac√≠on: Monica Medellin Creator of Amazon Prime’s Surf Girls Hawaii Mentorship Opportunity

Saturday, September 2 · 5 - 7pm
Deus Ex Machina - Emporium Of Post Modern Activities
1001 Venice Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90291



For more info & to reserve a spot, Click Here



Engaging Panel Discussion Interactive Photography Exhibition Special Aquarium Tour

Visit the Heal the Bay Aquarium for an inspiring evening celebrating the transformative power of the ocean and its waves. Experience art, enjoy our award-winning aquarium exhibit, and engage in meaningful discussions about the collaboration of science and surfing in healing individuals, communities, and nature.

Panel: The importance of female surf communities and the impact of environmental activism on our oceans. Learn about collaboration between scientists and surfers, harnessing cutting-edge technology to enhance the process of recovery from trauma and chronic pain.

Photography exhibition: Immerse yourself in captivating stories of women surfers in Costa Rica with audiovisual experience.

Special Aquarium Tour: Discover the sea life thriving in Santa Monica Bay and gain insights into water quality preservation on tour led by Heal the Bay Marine Scientists.



From summer to fall, Open Main Street will transform sidewalks and public spaces with different programming each month, including Drag Bingo inside the beer garden in August, a collaboration with the Day of the Dog on September 9th and the return of Rocktober, celebrating Halloween with a pumpkin patch and outdoor movie screening. Each weekend brings free, pop-up fitness classes, police and fire community booths, and two satellite bars featuring local DJ’s at every event.



Saturday, August 26 · 6 - 9pm
Heal the Bay Aquarium
1600 Ocean Front Walk
Santa Monica, CA 90401

For more info & for tickets, Click Here
Here's surfing photos from the GRLSWIRL / Textured Waves Surf Skate Fest Group Paddle Out.

This set of surf photos was shot by Six12 Media and brought to you by Bodyglove. And use prmom code SWIM15 to save 15% Off swimwear at Bodyglove.com.



These are just a few of the 350+ photos from this event. If you were out there, you probably got some surfing shots, probably multiple photos, they will be in the complete photo gallery for this day, check them out, the link to the complete gallery is down below.

















You can find 300+ more photos from this session, all full size and in high-resolution, in this photo gallery:

Surf Skate Fest Group Paddle Out Photo Gallery



If you were out there, we probably got some cool surfing shots of you, go check them out!



Learn In The Bay, Work Your Way Up, Wait To Be Invited.

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World Famous First Point Malibu to Host Queen Of The Point Surfing Contest in June 2023, Celebrating Female Longboarders

As the fastest-growing population of surfers, female longboarders are not only taking over lineups, but they represent the beauty, flow, and art of the sport. The Queen Of The Point surfing contest, set to take place at the world-renowned First Point Malibu on June 24-25, 2023, celebrates and showcases the talents of female longboarders from around the world.



The mission of QOTP is to acknowledge and show respect to the women who came before, to give a platform for the current class, and to encourage girls of the future to embrace longboard surfing. This event brings together some of the most talented longboard surfers on the planet to compete for the prestigious title of Queen Of The Point.



The Only ALL Lady, All Longboard Surf Competition Series

The Queen Of The Point contest has become one of the most highly anticipated events on the surfing calendar, attracting competitors and spectators from around the world. This year’s event promises to be another thrilling showcase of female longboarding talent, set against the stunning backdrop of First Point Malibu.

The time is now! The ladies will reign!

The event includes AMATEUR divisions, with a maximum of 12 spots per division, running in a round-robin format, guaranteeing participants a minimum of 2 heats!

The PRO division has 24 spots available, with a $6,000 Prize Purse. Heats have a maximum of 4 riders, with an early second chance elimination round.






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