In California, surfing is not only a sport but an institution, the recent declaration that International Surfing Day is now an official national holiday proves that the California is not only the epicenter for surfing (outside Hawaii) but is also keen to support a way to celebrate California’s surfing heritage and raise awareness about the need to protect our oceans, waves and beaches.
It’s this forward thinking approach to surfing (and the great waves) that make surfing in California so special. With it’s huge range of different surf spots and breaks California really is one of the best places on earth to catch your perfect wave.
Below are 3 short surf movies that show case some great surfing in California!
Torrey Meister makes the most of 31 days surfing in California
A lethal crew descends on America’s surfing epicenter
A Fair Toll
Fisher Heverly commutes between Costa Rica and San Clement