July 15, 2014

Delaware’s beach building line stuck in past

Molly Murray, The News Journal - 10:52 p.m. EDT July 9, 2014

A lot has changed along the Delaware coast over the last 33 years, but the building line, a benchmark to protect sand dunes and keep homes and buildings out of them, is not one of them.

In recent months, a panel of building officials, coastal residents, contractors and state regulators have been meeting to look at a regulatory revision…Full Story

July 11, 2014

Did you see this Sundays Delaware News Journal?!?! FRONT PAGE

We know you saw Sunday’s Delaware News Journal FRONT PAGE story on the Rehoboth Outfall controversy.  But did you see the  fantastic spread of TEAM SURFGIMP on the inside. A great edition for lovers of our coast.


July 11, 2014

Researchers seek to stem tide of surf injuries

By Ryan Mavity | Jul 11, 2014

Beebe reports early summer surf injuries double over last year.

Researchers with Delaware Sea Grant, Beebe Healthcare and Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control are studying surf conditions to develop a model to better prevent surf injuries.

Doctors at Beebe Healthcare’s emergency department report surf injuries in June were double last year’s total for the month… Full Story

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July 11, 2014

Surfriders gather for International Surfing Day – By Chris Flood

Indian River Inlet — Nearly 20 people showed up on the north side beach at Indian River Inlet in Delaware Seashore State Park to take park in the Delaware Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation’s free surfing lessons… Full Story


July 11, 2014

Dilemma for Delaware beaches’ renowned water quality

Dilemma for Delaware beaches’ renowned water quality

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Molly Murray and Jeff Montgomery, The News Journal - 9:57 a.m. EDT July 6, 2014

They rank among the cleanest in the nation: miles of Atlantic Ocean surf at the edge of Delaware beaches that double as resort playgrounds and crowded mainstays for the state’s economy… Full Story

May 13, 2014

Monthly Chapter Meeting

Monthly Chapter Meeting

Tuesday May 13th, 2014 – 7PM
Delaware Distilling Company

Join us this coming Tuesday for our May meeting!   On the agenda:
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January 28, 2014

The State of Surfing in Delaware

It is an understatement to say the Delaware Chapter is concerned about the impact beach replenishment is having on our surfing resources.  But without hysterics and without hyperbole, here is a factual account of where we have come from and where we are now. 
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