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Canary Islands Surf Reports and Surf Forecasts

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Conditions Summary
 Bajo del Medio
Grey Star
3ft 9secs 10° 18mph NNE - Onshore - 19°
 Bristol
Grey Star
3ft 9secs 10° 18mph NNE - Onshore - 19°
 El Burro (Glasbeach)
 
1ft 11secs 298° 18mph NNE - Onshore - 19°
 El Hierro
 
1ft 11secs 298° 18mph NNE - Onshore - 19°
 Generoso
Grey Star
3ft 9secs 10° 15mph NNE - Onshore - 18°
 Los Lobos
Grey Star
3ft 9secs 10° 18mph NNE - Onshore - 19°
 Majanicho
Grey Star
3ft 9secs 10° 18mph NNE - Onshore - 19°
Add a New Surf SpotRegional Overview
The wild west of surfing, closer to Africa than Europe and with a bathymetry similar to Hawaii. The Canary Islands' breaks are famed for being shallow, heavy and hollow over urchin covered reefs. However more relaxed beach breaks do exist. By the time open ocean swell reaches the islands the winds which produced them have long died away offering the possibility of clean, long period swells. Unfortunately the islands are also plagued by north-easterly trade winds which can easily blow out the dominant north-westerly swells. Surfing arrived relatively recently to this archipelago and only really took off the the 1990s. Despite having a reputation for localism it is possible to find quiet waves, especially if you explore a bit and show respect.
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News Image Stormriding N Peru
TRIPPING along the land of the long lean left, welcome to Peru, home to an ancient civilisation of surf.
News Image Gilmore Wins Back-to-Back Titles in Peru to Regain ASP Ratings Lead
PISCINA, Peru (Tuesday, November 4, 2008) – Stephanie Gilmore (AUS), 20, reigning ASP Women’s World Champion and defending event champion, collected her second consecutive win in Peru today, defeating Silvana Lima (BRA), 24, to claim the Movistar Classic Mancora Peru presented by Rip Curl as well as the ratings lead on the ASP Women’s World Tour.
News Image Movistar Classic Mancora Peru pres. by Rip Curl Could Quick Start in Good Surf
MANCORA, Peru (Saturday, November 1, 2008) – The Movistar Classic Mancora Peru presented by Rip Curl, stop No. 6 of 8 on the 2008 ASP Women’s World Tour, is just days from commencing, and the ASP Top 17 are preparing for a possible quick start in solid surf at the fabled lefthander of Northern Peru.
News Image Movistar Classic Mancora Peru pres. by Rip Curl ON
MANCORA, Peru (Monday, November 3, 2008) – Round 1 of the Movistar Classic Mancora Peru presented by Rip Curl is scheduled to hit the water at 6:30am in clean two-to-three foot (1 metre) waves at Mancora in Northern Peru.
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