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10-year-old Girl Dies While Paddleboarding in Lake Michigan
After a year plagued by tragic accidents on the water another SUP death struck the community Monday afternoon near Mears State Park on Lake Michigan. The victim, a 10-year-old girl named Hannah Harris, was playing with her younger sister on standup p...
Man Dies While Paddleboarding in San Diego Bay
San Diego, California – A 23-year-old man died Monday evening while standup paddleboarding off Harbor Island in San Diego Bay. Ramone Beharrie was visiting from Massacheusetts to attend a gathering for interns when he went out paddling with a g...
Skateboarding Legend Dies Standup Paddling
Shogo Kubo was a pioneer and icon of skateboarding. An original member of skateboarding’s legendary Zephyr Team from Venice Beach, California, Kubo had a true passion for skateboarding and helped shape the sport into what we see today. He was...
Bob Meistrell
A few days ago, on Father’s Day Sunday, the Meistrell and Body Glove families, together with the entire water sports community, have lost an important and beloved member. Body Glove co-founder and legendary waterman Bob Meistrell has suffered a...
Mikey Clancy
The world of windsurfing is in shock after the tragic death of Irish windsurfer Mikey Clancy, who was only 22 years old. Mikey was born in Dublin and loved the waves. He was one of the best wave sailors in Ireland and in the entire world. He was also...
Charlie Force
Sad news for the British watersports community, as Charlie Force, one of the pioneers of Paddleboard sports and a great inventor has passed away a few days ago, at the age of 82. Charlie Force was a born inventor and a dedicated ocean athlete. His p...
Fernando "Wawa" Paraud
Sad news for the entire water sports world as Fernando Paraud Garrique, three-time Peruvian kitesurfing champion and elite surfer has passed away. Fernando "Wawa" Paraud started his water sports career as a surfer, but turned to kiteboardin...
D-Ray
Morro Bay pro surfer and Central Coasty big wave legend, Dustin Christopher Ray, passed away last week, on the 9th of September, at the age of 39. The official cause of death is yet to be determined, but the death of such a great rider at such an ear...
Nathan Bahner
The tragic event happened on the 10th of August around 6 o’clock and the victim was Nathan Bahner, a 33 years old Mercer Island south end resident and a wakeboarding enthusiast. He was a husband, a father, a son, a brother, and a friend to many...
Surfer Dies Due to Shark Attack in WA
A tragic incident recently happened in the waters of WA. On the 14th of July, a surfer was attacked and killed by a great white shark near the coast of Wedge Island, just about 160 kilometers north of Perth. He was attacked around 9.00am according to...