International Surfing Day

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International Surfing Day

June 21st is celebrated as International Surfing Day, a day dedicated to honoring the sport of surfing and the ocean environment.

History

International Surfing Day was established in 2005 by the Surfrider Foundation and the Surfing Magazine to promote surfing, raise awareness about coastal conservation, and celebrate the surfing lifestyle.

Interesting Facts

  • Surfing has a rich cultural heritage and has been practiced for centuries by indigenous peoples in coastal regions around the world.
  • International Surfing Day is celebrated with beach cleanups, surf contests, paddle-outs, and community events organized by surfers and environmental activists.
  • Surfing not only provides physical exercise and enjoyment but also fosters a deep connection with nature and promotes environmental stewardship among surfers.
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