Surfing: 7th Dominical Semana Santa Classic

The Dominical Semana Santa Classic has become a big and completely nonprofit community event. Justin Hague the organizer and head judge came to Dominical in 2005. Originally, he was a realtor from California who found that this area had a great potential. Always a passionate surfer, this was his opportunity to making a living out […]

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Dominical Surf Spot: Costa Rica’s best kept secret

Dominical Surf Spot: Costa Rica’s best kept secret

Dominical has slowly gained popularity for its surfing. It’s one of Costa Rica’s best-kept secret! Now, the town thrives of surf tourism. National and regional surf contests occur annually in Dominical further showcasing the powerful waves and help in keeping our surf culture alive.

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Family Surfing, Costa Ballena

Family Surfing in Costa Ballena

  By Trevor Brown Family surfing vacations have become increasingly popular in the last 10 years. The equipment has gotten lighter, making it easier to maneuver, and both adults and children of all ages can enjoy taking lessons together. In Costa Ballena, Costa Rica, South Pacific with its numerous sandy beaches, you should never be […]

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Tide Chart, Dreamy Conditions on the Ballena Coast - Osa, Uvita - Ballena Tales

Dreamy Conditions on the Ballena Coast

~ by Trevor BrownI have chased waves from North America, through all of Central America, South America, and parts of Indonesia. Also, I’ve been fortunate to have experienced lots of different surf cultures and conditions. The more I travel and surf, the more I have come to appreciate what we have here. The lack of crowds, friendly locals, and clean, […]

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Why surfers are so cool?

Why surfers are so cool?

Why surfers are so cool? by Trevor Brown One of surfing’s greatest legends Andy Irons said it best “I surf because I’m always a better person when I come in.” If you were to describe a surfer, you’d notice a few commonalities. First, most surfers are fit, tanned, and are usually calm, confident and have […]

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