In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- The event was the men's open division and the top surfers took advantage of favourable conditions with some high scoring rides and explosive surfing on the big waves.
- Riding boards in a prone position has been around probably longer than stand-up surfing.
- Waves do bash its shores, and there is great surfing year-round.
- This was, of course, the one period in surfing which saw the most radical change.
- Though it sounds intimidating at first, Addison insists that river surfing is an accessible sport with the right introduction, which he gives.
- The power and performance level that Laird has brought into the sport of surfing is unparalleled.
- Coffs Harbour is a pretty little town in which surfing is the sport of choice.
- One of my favorite sports of summer, surfing has its strong points and fantastic features that many non-surfers do not know about.
- His perception of surfing is as the sport and lifestyle should be, positively happy.
- However, despite that the sport of surfing continues to grow in popularity.
- What they gave us is their snapshot look at contemporary surfing, for good or ill.
- Is this really the extreme to which the high life of surfing has finally been reduced?
- The wide world of surfing made the front page of the Los Angeles Times this morning.
- What we have here is an examination of the impact of surfing on the lives of several men and women.
- Madeira has a host of water sports options including surfing and water skiing.
- While Morgan didn't have any idea what the ‘rush’ would feel like, he thought it seemed like a suitably vague term for the sport of surfing.
- As the final went on, perhaps an hour in length, the present and future of surfing were on display.
- The key concept in catching waves in all forms of surfing is to try to match approaching wave speed.
- Her parents moved over to the islands in the late sixties and fell in love with the sport of surfing.
- The sport that mixes elements of kite flying, wind surfing and surfing has grown rapidly over the past five years.
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