Tag Archive for Surfing

Africa Notes: Black Star Surf Shop

Surfing in Africa The Economist, has this story on the “Beach Rush”. I don’t think the numbers of surfers going to Africa are all that substantial, but there are some cool scenes and great possibilities. In the story the mention the Black Star Surf Camp, which is run by theBlack Star Surf Shop at Busua…

Africa Surfing

Surfing in Africa… I never had the opportunity but an ex-roommate and a few friends in Ghana have done so.         

The Monkey Cage: A New Rating of Colleges: Surf’s Up!

The Monkey Cage, a favorite blog of mine, has posted an important ranking of colleges from Surfline (via Inside HigerEd) based on their appeal to surfers. I’m happy to see my undergrad institution, UC San Diego, is at the top. I never was a surfer (unless a couple tries counts), but I can attest to…