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Noe Mar McGonagle finishes third in Essential Costa Rica Pro
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Noe Mar McGonagle finishes third in Essential Costa Rica Pro

The Tico Times - October 9, 2016

Two months after nearly earning gold for Costa Rica at the World Surfing Games, Noe Mar McGonagle was just fractions of a point away from getting to surf…

Costa Rica’s Esterillos Este kicks off World Surf League event
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica’s Esterillos Este kicks off World Surf League event

The Tico Times - October 5, 2016

Some of the top international surfers will grace the waves of Esterillos Este in Puntarenas this week for the Essential Costa Rica Open, part of the World Surf League (WSL)…

Costa Rica takes 7th at World Junior Surfing Championship
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica takes 7th at World Junior Surfing Championship

Ellen Zoe Golden - September 25, 2016

In a week of stunning surfing by Costa Rica's junior national surf team in Portugal's São Miguel Island in the Azores, it was the work of two females…

Costa Rica gets off to impressive start at ISA World Junior Surfing Championship
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica gets off to impressive start at ISA World Junior Surfing Championship

The Tico Times - September 20, 2016

Costa Rica's wealth of young surfing talent is on full display at the 2016 ISA World Junior Surfing Championship this week in the Azores of Portugal. Following another great…

Jair Pérez of Jacó takes 1st place in World Surf League qualifier
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Newsletter
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Jair Pérez of Jacó takes 1st place in World Surf League qualifier

Ellen Zoe Golden - September 19, 2016

The Essential Costa Rica Pro Qualifying Series from the World Surf League kicked off Sunday when 64 men and 16 women from all over Central America participated…

Noe Mar McGonagle wins bronze, Team Costa Rica finishes fifth at ISA World Surfing Games
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Costa Rica
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Noe Mar McGonagle wins bronze, Team Costa Rica finishes fifth at ISA World Surfing Games

The Tico Times - August 14, 2016

JACÓ, Puntarenas – The scene was completely set for Noe Mar McGonagle to be the hero. He had just ridden a last-second wave that looked good enough…

US wins Aloha Cup exhibition at World Surfing Games
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Costa Rica
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US wins Aloha Cup exhibition at World Surfing Games

Ellen Zoe Golden - August 13, 2016

Now that surfing is officially slated for inclusion in the 2020 Olympics in Japan, the International Surf Association (ISA) will be working with the International Olympic Committee…

Costa Rica’s surfers maintain control nearing finals of World Surfing Games
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica’s surfers maintain control nearing finals of World Surfing Games

The Tico Times - August 12, 2016

An interesting thing happened in Thursday afternoon's repechage (losers' bracket) Round 4 at the ISA World Surfing Games, where Costa Rican Tomás King had a controlling lead…

VIDEO: Jacó surfboard artist’s work dazzles above the lip
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Artists
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VIDEO: Jacó surfboard artist’s work dazzles above the lip

Rebecca Males - August 10, 2016

Itai Hagage loves drawing cartoons, he loves surfing, and he loves drawing cartoons on surfboards. He has painted boards for Costa Rican surf stars Carlos "Cali" Muñoz…

PHOTOS: World Surfing Games take over Jacó
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Costa Rica
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PHOTOS: World Surfing Games take over Jacó

Rebecca Males - August 8, 2016

The 2016 World Surfing Games are underway all this week in Jacó. Here's the view from the beach on opening day, Sunday, Aug. 7: [gallery ids="96978,96984,96988,96987,96990,96985,96989,96986,96981,96982,96980"]