A group of 10 riders, nominated by windsurfing fans worldwide, caught a storm in Cornwall, UK. This winter has been one of the most extreme ever in the UK, and the storm was as hardcore as they hoped it'd be with the wind gusts up to 70 knots (130 km/h) and 10 meters waves.
James Zenk, 47, from Mountain View, was catching waves in 3-4 meters surf near the Santa Cruz Lighthouse. The area has strong currents and can be dangerous in rough waters, especially at horseshoe-shaped cliff known as "toilet bowl".
Polis Chrysochous’ main tourist attractions have been dealt a blow by the recent earthquake off Turkey’s coast and ensuing rough seas, which caused two of the three tourist beaches in the area to vanish under advancing seawater.