Surf Costa Rica Contest

Surf Costa Rica By Ellen Zoe Golden

For the third time this year, Leilani McGonagle of Pavones, found herself with a great result in a World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) event. Last month, at the Ballito Pro, presented by O’Neill, in South Africa, the young surf Costa Rica representative, scored a 2 nd place finish in the QS1000 bested only […]

Miravalles Volcano is great for people who want to visit the true Costa Rica

A trip to Miravalles Volcano

April is too hot in Guanacaste cause it hasn’t been raining for almost 5 months but the Miravalles Volcano area is dry and cool. Through the windows of our car we could notice the air temperature changing. Paraiso Camping Lodge We arrived to Paraiso Camping Lodge at 11 am. Jorge and Magda, the owners were waiting […]

This surf report brings lots of news

Costa Rica Surf Report by Ellen Zoe Golden

“To have my name, number and the Costa Rican flag on my jersey, getting to surf against my heroes – it still feels pretty surreal,” exclaimed 19-year-old Brisa Hennessy who completed her first date on the World Surf League (WSL) Women’s Championship Tour (CT) in Queensland, Australia this month. Called the Boost Mobile Pro Gold […]

This month surf report brings lots of news for you

Costa Rica Surf Report by Ellen Zoe Golden

We welcome this surf report with news from this past weekend, in Dominical, the Circuito Nacional de Surf kolbi (CNS) opened its 19th season. This countrywide competition of Costa Rica surfing welcomed a lot of familiar names, but it was the up-and-comers that everyone on the beach had their eyes on—not to mention those in […]