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KAIFU Rivermouth, Tokushima – Amazing Drone Footage

May 31st, 2017|

Here's your daily dose of amazingly fun Japanese waves -Kaifu Rivermouth in Tokushima. Kaifu Rivermouth on the island of Shikoku has always been known as the place to be when the Summer typhoons roll in [...]

Greenroom Festival 2017 Review – Yokohama, Japan

May 29th, 2017|

The Greenroom Festival with its concept of "Save The Beach, Save The Ocean" was held on May 21 & 22, 2017 in Yokohama, Japan. Every year through music and art, the festival aims to convey the beach [...]

2017 Ichinomiya Chiba Open Final Results

May 28th, 2017|

16 year old Minori Kawai has won the Women’s Ichinomiya Chiba Open which was held on Sunday, May 28th. This is the first victory on the senior pro circuit for Minori Kawai. The 16-year-old, came [...]

Tsurigasaki Beach named venue for Tokyo 2020

May 25th, 2017|

Surfing's first Olympic Games appearance will take place at Tsurigasaki Beach, in Chiba prefecture, between Kujukuri and Ichinomiya, and at the southern end of the Kujukuri Beach. The Japanese surf break gets 180-degree (NE to SE) [...]

Japan’s biggest contest kicks off at Shida Point

May 21st, 2017|

Well, it's arrived ladies and gentlemen! The 2017 Gotcha Ichinomiya Chiba Open - Powered by GoPro - started today at a little surf spot called Shida Point which is just south of Tokyo. Many internationals have  flocked to Japan [...]

2017 Ichinomiya Chiba Open – May 21 – 28

May 20th, 2017|

Tsurigasaki Beach, Chiba Japan 144 men and 48 women surfers have touched down in Japan for the start of the 2017 Ichinomiya Chiba Open. The comp runs from Monday, May 21st - May 28th and i being held at [...]

More older people taking up surfing in Japan

May 18th, 2017|

More and more older people are taking up surfing, a sport that intrigued them in younger days and which they have more time for now that their children are grown and their work schedules are [...]