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Surf Diego

When you mess up, just say sorry.

Local? Yes, from La Mesa How long have you been surfing? I first started surfing when I was like 11. I really started getting into it when I was 16 and I finally had a ...

August 11, 2022
The only inequality I experience is that I am an extreme amateur.

Local? Yes How often do you surf? During the summer, a couple of days a week, at least. Who taught you how to surf? As a kid growing up in San Diego, I went to ...

August 4, 2022
It is hard, so when you do catch a wave, it’s really incredible.

Local? No, I am from Minnesota What brought you to San Diego? Mainly the weather When did you learn how to surf? I learned when I first moved here. I am still learning every time ...

July 28, 2022
There are some spots that you should learn to surf at.

Local? Yes, I live in sunset cliffs Who taught you how to surf? I learned how to surf when I was really young. My dad taught me when I was 6 or 7, but didn't ...

July 21, 2022
"People should stop being eggy, like leave that at home."

Local? Yes, I live in Point Loma. How long have you been surfing? I was 11 years old when I really got into surfing. My dad taught me how to surf out at Tourmaline when ...

July 14, 2022
Keep Paddling

Local?: Yes, I live in Chula Vista How long have you been surfing? I have been surfing on and off for 20-25 years. I still have a lot to learn. My dad taught me and ...

July 7, 2022
Be habitual, baby!

Locals? No, Bobby is from Boston and Zach is from Indiana. How Long have you been surfing? Bobby: 3-4 years Zach: A couple of weeks, Bobby is teaching me. Bobby: Not really, we are learning ...

June 30, 2022
"Anything I need to do later in the day seems manageable after I go surfing"

Locals? Will: No, we grew up in Phoenix but have lived here for ten years. I just graduated from the University of Colorado Boulder. Jack: I go to TCU in Texas. Was it hard being ...

June 14, 2022
"Whoever is having the most fun, is the best surfer"

Local? Yes. I grew up Leucadia. How often do you surf? About twice a week. When did you learn how to surf? I started surfing when I was really young, probably about five years old. ...

June 7, 2022
"I am grumpy before I get in the water and less so when I get out…. usually."

Local? No, I’m from Iowa. I moved here about 3 years ago for the ocean. Had you ever surfed before prior moving to San Diego? I spent one winter here before moving learning how to ...

May 31, 2022
Surfing secluded breaks makes it much more of an adventure.

Do you go to school here? No, I am in high school. I go to the Waldorf School. Are you ditching school right now to surf? No… I mean, kind of. It’s senior ditch day. ...

“Cherish those moments because you never know when the waves are gonna be that good again.”

Are you a local? No, I am originally from Bakersfield What brought you out to San Diego? Growing up my buddy had surf posters on his walls that I used to look at. I told ...

May 17, 2022
A Canadian Swede surfs La Jolla Shores

Are you a Local? No, I’m from Sweden but I live in Canada. How long have you been surfing? This is my 4th time surfing. I went to Portugal in 2019 and I did my ...

May 3, 2022

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