Newport Beach surfing

We visited relatives in Southern California over the weekend and stopped by Newport Beach to check out the surfing action. There were a “few” surfers on the water Saturday morning.

Hundreds of surfers at Newport Beach

Hundreds of surfers at Newport Beach

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Lifeguard training

Lifeguard training

surfer

This was the only surfer we saw not wearing a full body wet suit.

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The lifeguards practice body surfing.

The lifeguards practice swimming in the waves. No wet suits here.

This photographer was bobbing around in the waves.

A photographer was bobbing around in the waves.

surf ski

Staying farther out at a safe distance from the mass of surf boarders, this surf ski caught a few rides.

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