Meet Kelia Moniz

Kelia Moniz is from Oahu and comes from a family of surfers. Her father Tony falls into the “legends” category. Her mom, Tammy, is very active with the family business, Faith Surf School. Kelia also has four brothers, hence the nickname, “Sister.” She’s sponsored by Quiksilver/Roxy, travels the world,…

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Garrett McNamara designs an oxygen-enhanced wetsuit

Garrett McNamara has designed a specially customized oxygen-enhanced wetsuit that allows him to breathe small reserves of oxygen underwater. The Hawaiian surfing icon is developing all tools that may improve the quality of his big wave experiences. The new wetsuit can save lives and it was developed with the helping hand of Camelback, a water canteen company. McNamara has attached a small oxygen reserve in the suit’s lining so that, in an emergency situation, he can stay underwater for several extra minutes.

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Train like you surf

You see it a lot these days, “surfing as sport.” Not art, not recreation, not fringe pursuit or act of counterculture rebellion, but an actual athletic pursuit. There’s no question that surfing requires a high degree of both physical endurance and dexterity, but let’s be frank, there’s a big difference…

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