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Mindy Pennybacker: Female surfers need more chances to shine

  • COURTESY RED BULL MEDIA HOUSE
                                A woman took off deeper than the men at Waimea Bay as she participated in the 2021-22 Red Bull Magnitude big-wave competition for women, which also will held at Pe‘ahi, Maui and Pipeline Outer Reefs, Oahu.

    COURTESY RED BULL MEDIA HOUSE

    A woman took off deeper than the men at Waimea Bay as she participated in the 2021-22 Red Bull Magnitude big-wave competition for women, which also will held at Pe‘ahi, Maui and Pipeline Outer Reefs, Oahu.

Women big-wave surfers were looking forward to a long-awaited Women of the Bay contest at Waimea Bay when it had to be canceled because no sponsor stepped up, said organizer Betty Depolito, who co-founded the event in 2017. Read more

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