Surfer dies from brain-eating amoeba

A 29-year-old man has died of a “brain-eating amoeba” after he visited the wave pool of a resort in central Texas. Fabrizio Stabile, a keen surfer, began experiencing a severe headache on Sunday 16 September. The following day his mother realised that he could not get out of bed or speak coherently, according to a GoFundMe page set up by his family […]


Surf’s Up

By Barbara B. Covell for the TODAY Published on September 27, 2017 2:49PM In the competitive world of surfing, there’s a unique language. First, there’s the weather, which doesn’t necessarily mean rain or sunshine, but wind conditions, specifically the knots and direction. Then, swells, including height and direction, a big factor whether you’re a novice […]