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The Best Images From Surfing's Olympic Debut
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For the first time in Olympic history, 40 surfers will compete for a place on the podium. Each surfer competes in a 30-minute heat, attempting to catch as many waves as possible, with their top two…

Surfing's First Olympic Gold Medal Was Won By A Native Hawaiian
Olympics

ICHINOMIYA, Japan (AP) — After a slew of underdogs stole the show at the start of surfing's historic Olympic debut, two of the sport's most seasoned stars won gold. Carissa Moore of the United St…

Whitewashed Native Hawaiian Roots Are Revealed In Olympic Surfing
Surfing

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — For some Native Hawaiians, the Olympic debut of surfing is both a celebration of a cultural touchstone invented by their forefathers and a continuation of racial indigniti…