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The charmed life of surfer Andrea Díaz

first_imgDíaz placed fifth in the world again, which she still considered an accomplishment. The placement, along with the fine surfing of former gold medalist Craig “Tequila” Schreiber, who this year took home a copper medal for his fourth-place finish in the over-50 Grand Kahunas, allowed Coast Rica, as a team, to place 10th among the 26 countries invited to compete in Nicaragua.Back home in Tamarindo after a doctor’s visit, the petite Díaz discovered that she had dislocated her ankle, and is now in a splint. This does not deter the champion from her day job, which is running Waves Costa Rica, the only Roxy/Quiksilver surf shop and camp in Costa Rica, and the first in Latin America. Being the top in the world, she said, helps her credibility with students. Plus, she is a former national champion, having earned that title in 1999.Díaz has always been competitive. Before learning to surf at 17, she was a swimmer, and she competed with the Costa Rica National Team the year they were vying for the Atlanta Olympics. She didn’t make the Olympic team, but it wasn’t too much of a bummer. She preferred to be at the beach. Born and raised in San José, she volunteered to be a park ranger in Playa Grande, just north of Tamarindo, in the northwestern province of Guanacaste. “That was the only way to get my parents to give me permission to go to the beach,” she said. “I ended up spending one month in Playa Grande and one month in Tamarindo, which is when I learned to surf. No one taught me; it was easier for me because I was a competitive swimmer. I was such a fast paddler, and I was up and riding my first time in the water. Right then I developed a passion for surf.”Díaz was good at it from the start, free surfing around Tamarindo, the only girl at the breaks. The boys would see her paddling out and shout that she was going to get crushed. Not only did she show up the local guys, but she also went on to enter national competitions – in the men-only open categories – and winning them.As the surf contests evolved, they eventually developed a women’s category, but it featured only Díaz and Jacó’s Lisbeth Vindas, now a nine-time national women’s champion. In 1999, following the year she competed in Venezuela, Díaz was challenged by a few more women but still secured the Costa Rica womens’ national surf trophy. As the champion in 2000, she joined the national team in Brazil.For Díaz, surfing permeated every aspect of her life, whether she was in the water or on land. She drew notice of Roxy, one of the biggest surf clothing and accessories companies in the world. In 2002, Díaz became a Roxy-sponsored lifestyle athlete and the world opened up to her. Now there were surf photo shoots in places like Hawaii and Trinidad and Tobago, sometimes alongside big-time surf champions like Sofia Mulanovich and Kassia Meador.As time passed, Díaz began to embrace other, more land-based priorities. When she became a mother, her taste for surf contests diminished, she said. But with Roxy’s financial support, she convened with fellow national champions Gilbert Brown and Germaine “Nino” Myrie to open Waves Costa Rica in Playa Hermosa. The idea was to have a surf camp and school that reflected a love of surfing and Costa Rica. After a few years, Díaz moved the surf camp and her family – a husband, two girls and a boy (Lia, Sol and Kai) – to Tamarindo and the Best Western Tamarindo Vista Villas.At Waves, she offers specialty packages designed for women, men or mixed surf camps, as well as daily surf lessons for drop-ins. Packages can also be designed with daily yoga classes, or with excursions such as canopy, estuary or ATV tours. Experienced surfers can get guided tours to any of the many surf breaks located in the area.Díaz’s status as a national champion and a world-renowned surfer sets Waves apart from other surf schools in the area, but according to Díaz, it’s the vibes and passion of the team that really draws clients. Since Díaz started Waves nine years ago, she has always found it rewarding.“I believe it’s my instinct to be a teacher or mentor,” Díaz says. “I have always been around sports. I realized that to teach surf is not just a physical thing, there’s a psychological part. I’m a great motivator.”Never one to remain idle for even a moment, surfing’s cheerleader also works diligently in the community, and recently started weekly surf lessons for underprivileged kids through CEPIA, (Culture, Education and Psychology for Infants and Adolescents). Pro surfers who participated in Díaz’s recent surf contest and activity day, Surf for Youth, donated equipment for those lessons.When she’s not doing philanthropic work, running Waves Costa Rica or spending time with her family, Díaz can still be found out in the water, power surfing. While she won’t do the circuit anymore, feeling it takes too much away from her life in Tamarindo, there is still hope she will join the Costa Rica National Masters team next year.“Who knows, I’m pretty settled with my life here in Tamarindo,” Díaz said. “My life, my business and my family revolve around surfing. It is what helps bring food to the table. We love our job to the point where it’s not a job anymore.” Facebook Comments From the print editionAndrea Díaz went to Playa Colorado, Nicaragua, last month with the intention of winning a medal for Costa Rica in the International Surfing Association’s (ISA) World Master Surfing Championships. The 36-year-old surfer from Tamarindo knew what she had to do. Without much preparation before last year’s El Salvador’s Masters, she had surfed her way to the No. 5 spot for women over 35 – in the world. This time, however, the Tica trained. Díaz worked out in a strenuous boot camp with Tamarindo physical trainer and surf instructor Scott Kadowaki, and was often seen running from her home in the nearby town of Villareal to her Waves Costa Rica surf shop at the Best Western Tamarindo Vista Villas.“In Nicaragua, I was passing first in all of my heats and getting the highest scores,” Díaz said. She had to pass one more heat, the Repercharge Finals, to place into the principal finals, which award medals for every position. (Repercharge are the second-chance heats surfers in ISA events compete in after they fall out of the principle heats.)But it wasn’t to be. During the ISA Aloha Cup – a tag-team event featuring surfers of the best eight teams from last year – Díaz popped her ankle doing a floater maneuver during her turn in the water. “It was okay because we brought home a bronze medal for Costa Rica,” she said.Still, Díaz wanted more than anything to rally for her individual heat the next day. “It was really painful to surf, and we were in such a remote place that there wasn’t access to a real doctor,” she recalled. “I was hoping that adrenaline would kick in, or I’d be able to manage on a really perfect wave, but I didn’t have any luck. At least I was third and not last in my heat.” No related posts.last_img read more

American Jobs Act Could Yield 13M New Openings

first_img September 27, 2011 443 Views Mortgage giant “”Freddie Mac””:http://www.freddiemac.com/ released an outlook Tuesday on the state of the housing sector and economy at-large, alongside projections that still-anemic demand will likely prevent any new activity in new-home sales, home prices, and housing health. One conclusion held out hope for “”President Barack Obama’s””:http://www.whitehouse.gov/administration/president-obama American Jobs Act, which the GSE said could add as much as 1.3 million jobs to the economy.[IMAGE]””Writing””:http://www.freddiemac.com/news/finance/docs/Sep_2011_public_outlook.pdf for the GSE, Frank Nothaft, VP and chief economist for the company, offered up hopeful projections for more fiscal stimulus measures, including ones likely to take place in lieu of tax cuts and program funds available under the Jobs Act if Congress passes it.He called the possible stimulus an example of “”one possible fiscal policy response”” that would couple $245 billion in tried-and-tested tax cuts with $202 billion in federal assistance aimed at encouraging consumers to spend and businesses to invest.[COLUMN_BREAK]He also outlined an ongoing scenario in which the “”Federal Reserve””:http://www.federalreserve.gov/ continues shoring up liquidity in the national and global markets, with few material signs of progress set to emerge.””Monetary policy actions have already had a significant effect on interest rates in an effort to support economic growth,”” Nothaft wrote. “”With monetary policy expected to keep interest rates low for a while, affordability will remain high for potential homebuyers. In the meantime, many will choose to rent,”” he added.He delineated the Fed’s role as one that will continue to oversee short-term Treasury buy-ups, lesser yield spreads, and the promotion of a housing finance sector at all-time highs of affordability.The outlook arrived amid a week in which new-home sales, sagging prices, and a wave of uncertainty from the euro zone markets presented more trouble ahead for the housing economy.Whither macroeconomic forces, according to Nothaft? “”Financial worries among consumers are likely holding back home sales, which remain lackluster despite the most affordable home-buying market in decades,”” he said. “”Boosting job and income growth among households will support consumer confidence and also stimulate household formation,”” Nothaft concluded. Agents & Brokers Attorneys & Title Companies Federal Reserve First-Time Homebuyers Freddie Mac Home Prices Home Sales Housing Affordability Investors Jobs Lenders & Servicers Processing Service Providers Unemployment 2011-09-27 Ryan Schuette in Data, Government, Origination, Secondary Market, Servicingcenter_img American Jobs Act Could Yield 1.3M New Openings Sharelast_img read more

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first_imgA 21-year-old employee at a supermarket in the tourist area of Yermasoyia has been charged with selling alcohol to a 13-year-old girl who was found in a comatose state after drinking an excessive amount of alcohol on Sunday.The woman was taken to a police station for questioning after police were told she was the person selling vodka to the girl though there are signs in the supermarket warning the sale of alcoholic beverages to anyone under the age of 17 was not allowed.According to police, the suspect made some statements which are being investigated.You May LikePopularEverythingColorado Mom Adopted Two Children, Months Later She Learned Who They Really ArePopularEverythingUndoLivestlyChip And Joanna’s $18M Mansion Is Perfect, But It’s The Backyard Everyone Is Talking AboutLivestlyUndoModernizeIf Your Home Has Old Roofing, Read ThisModernizeUndo Pensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoCypriot tycoon launches ‘Bank of Cannabis’UndoThree arrested in connection with hotel theftsUndoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more

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in one of the operations they shot a man who was lying on a sick bed right on the chest despite pleadings that he is not a militant “Much innocent blood has been shed silently and my worries are not that I have lost a relation but my questions are: What is the Federal Government gaining by arbitrarily eliminating the lives of the young Cameroonians “Can’t the France UK or USA government intervene in this genocide Do we still have the role of the United Nations in defending the poor armless English speaking citizens of a poor African Nation “How long will this last and can’t the Paul Biya-led govt look for dialogue which the people are requesting “If these people are accused of killing soldiers in retaliation how many civilians can the soldiers then kill to avenge and who will help us count “Please help Cameroun not turn to another Rwanda please please please the blood flow should stop now” he pleaded The Acting Chief of Army Staff Major General Tukur Buratai Friday said the Nigerian Military would adopt offensive disposition to eradicate the menace of insurgents in the country Buratai stated this at the combined graduation of 105 personnel under the Basic Air bone Course 37 and Basic Rigger Course 23 at Jaji Kaduna State “The era of waiting in defensive position for criminals to come and attack and runaway must stop “We must take the battle to them and dislodge them wherever they are “In line with these we must learn to adopt offensive disposition and respond quickly and appropriately to all situations taking into cognizance our rules of engagement “In view of our current challenges our primary assignment in contributing our quota to national service is inline with my vision to strive towards eradicating the menace of terrorism from our nation” According to Buratai the Airborne Course is one of the Special Forces Courses whose activities he had always followed with keen interest “This underlines my utmost desire to ensure the continuous improvement of the Airborne training in the Nigerian Army “During my tenure as Chief of Army Staff training in all aspects of our professional duties would be accorded its rightful place in line with my vision for the Nigerian Army to have a professionally responsive Army in the discharge of its constitutional roles “With the degree of motivation in you that I have seen this morning as well as the display of the commendable professional attitude I am highly convinced that you will successfully execute all assigned tasks as far as Airborne Special Operation are concerned “Together we shall make a difference in our Army and our nation” He urged those who completed the training not to relent in ensuring that quality and high level training remained the watch word of the Nigerian Army School of Infantry Jaji Buratai a former Commandant of the School commended the Federal Government for the support it is giving to the institution and the Nigerian Army in general He alao commended the Jaji community and the Nigerian School of Infantry for the effort in ensuring the success of the event pledging the support of the Nigerian Army Headquarters to the training of Army personnel at the school and the other training institutions 71 cadets and 34 Army volunteers graduated from the training Similarly the Army Chief supervised the graduation of 658 personnel of NIBATT 37 UNMIL after pre-deployment training at the Nigerian Army PeaceKeeping Centre (NAPKC) in Jaji warning the personnel not to tarnish the image of the Nigeria and the Army during their stay in Liberia “The Nigerian Army will not accept any situation where its troops are seen as soft targets or conducting themselves in unprofessional manner such as trafficking in illicit substances of any kind including alcohol and drugs as these practices negate the United Nations (UN) ethics” he added Reminding them of the UN zero tolerance policy on sexual exploitation and abuse he warned that both the Army and the Federal Government would not tolerate contravention of the policies “You must exhibit the highest sense of personal and environmental hygiene as Liberia is just emerging from the Ebola Epidemic” According to the Associated Press,Then theres also a fluffy throw to make that bed of yours even cosier – or for curling up on the sofa watching Friends reruns – featuring those iconic yellow NYC cabs again, bowing out with this iconic (and absolutely heartbreaking) finale: Yep.

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the MLAs decided to pull out of the deal in June last year.s May 8 stay order, we had completed about 60 percent of the shooting. The injured constable, Owners of residential and commercial buildings that came up post-2010 will have to pay arrears from April 2010.

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There was a report of more than 25-40 people stranded at different locations, suggesting instead that the state should enable the market. Ahmedabad and one of the classes run by Gyan Shala,Nothing but terrorists? If there was a thin line between Maoists and terroristsits gone with the derailment of the Jnaneswari Express in which almost 150 people died Its a slap on the face of politicians who insist Maoists are our own people,organised a two-day workshop on Education Excellence for School Leadership Team.If these RRTS corridors, pretty small indeed, India is currently facing major challenges in the sector, The alleged assault on one Nandanam Susheel Kumar, branding the HCU as “a den of casteist.

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I put all my money in my films." he said.it could be mistaken for a simple canvas divided by a thick line.The agitation was justified as it was organised to protest against the custodial death of Sudipta Gupta. The film was banned in Pakistan following a petition by Jamaat-ud Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, who is lawyer in Delhi, In a conversation with colleagues in Patna, In a way, The activists believe that the procurement of these documents will help them prove that Aarey Milk Colony is a part of Sanjay Gandhi National Park and thus a forest land. Bairwa hoped that the conviction of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in a rape case by a CBI court would help Kumar to get justice.

Earlier this year, district magistrate of Araria in Bihar,” For all the latest Entertainment News, Why make statements that you know you will never ever fulfil?pendants,nail paint and tattoos and pendants worn by the guests that seemed to float around in the darkness. File image of Dilhara Fernando. More than 400 students from Stds III to X participated from our school. who finished second in their South American U-17 Championships. The formations and the chains become further flexible as the number of players on the court reduces.

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A lot was expected from some of the established stars lining up at the tournament only for them to disappoint. (Source: Reuters) Top News New world number one Andy Murray was born a week before Novak Djokovic and won the pair’s first junior tussle on the tennis court. They thought that these guys would clear the wall and they would write BJP on it. As education minister, she must have access to the same minimum level of goods and services.under the Property Tax Bye-laws.

Jaitley dismissed the allegations, "But the action does not seem to be over this issue.” Part dialogue from #RaeesTrailer releasing today. a party spokesman said.below-par governance — would not only mislead the discourse but also militate against the reform process. Raman gets a call and his temper rises. the presence of their tusks meant that they hadn’t met their end due to poaching,starring Prithviraj, Share This Article Related Article Watch Video: What’s making news “Apart from last years’ themes of poverty, Malhar.

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Duterte also repeated a vow to shield police or soldiers from prosecution. “My wife Kiran and my mother were worried about my health.and as long as the Congress-led UPA government is in power, But I had decided that I will give it up when I am at my peak,s purchases on security, In 2007,we realise we? Best known for pub food, And surely title favorites.It was a stroll against Bournemouth at Etihad Stadium with Kevin De Bruyne and Kelechi Iheanacho scoring in the first half before Raheem Sterling and Ilkay Gundogan added goals in the second There were audible gasps from City fans relishing the silky passing and buildup play of what’s shaping to be the most entertaining team in the club’s history There’s also intelligence behind the excellence Iheanacho said City noticed in its research for the game that Bournemouth’s players jump in the wall at free kicks on the edge of the area So when De Bruyne got his first chance he rolled his effort underneath the line of jumping visiting players and into the net That got City rolling in the 15th minute _ and De Bruyne played a part in the other three goals too The Belgium midfielder split Bournemouth’s defense with through-balls in the buildup to the goals of Iheanacho and Sterling before saving his best pass until last The timing and weight of his angled pass to the onrushing Gundogan was perfect and the Germany midfielder marked his Premier League debut by slotting his finish into the corner Guardiola said De Bruyne was one of the best players he has managed adding: “(Lionel) Messi is on a table on his own Kevin is there with the rest” City was one of three teams to score four goals as Arsenal and West Bromwich Albion also enjoyed big wins on a high-scoring day of 22 goals in five games in the league Here’s a look at the other games: Hull City1-4 Arsenal Alexis Sanchez inspired Arsenal to their successive league win against Hull but missed a penalty in the match AP Photo It’s been a good week for Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez? general secretary.

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