Surfing Mavericks - NBC Bay Area

FULL COVERAGE OF ONE OF THE WORLD'S BEST KNOWN BIG WAVE COMPETITIONS

Saturday, Jan 19, 2013 at 05:52 PM PST

You Can Get THIS Close to Mavericks Waves

You Can Get THIS Close to Mavericks Waves

Scott Budman explains how the company GoPro is playing a up close and personal role in this weekend's Mavericks surf contest.

Friday, Jan 18, 2013 at 07:08 PM PST

Countdown to Mavericks in Half Moon Bay

Countdown to Mavericks in Half Moon Bay

If you happen to be at a Bay Area airport tonight, you might see a surfboard at baggage claim as 24 of the world's best big wave surfers come to town for Mavericks. Joe Rosato Jr. reports.

Friday, Jan 18, 2013 at 10:30 PM PST

Sunday's Choice: Monster Waves or Football

Sunday's Choice: Monster Waves or Football

The Mavericks surfing contest or the NFC Championship game - that's the choice this weekend here in the Bay Area

Friday, Jan 18, 2013 at 11:48 AM PST

"Ferocious" Swells Expected For Mavericks

"Ferocious" Swells Expected For Mavericks

There are "ferocious" swells expected for Sunday's Mavericks surfing contest in Half Moon Bay, Mavericks Invitational Contest Director Jeff Clark. The competition kicks of Sunday at 8 a.m. Christie Smith...

Thursday, Jan 17, 2013 at 05:54 PM PST

Surf's Up! Mavericks Waves To Surge Sunday

Surf's Up! Mavericks Waves To Surge Sunday

A storm centered thousands of miles away will help to stir up the Pacific Ocean enough that by Sunday long duration swells that could top 30 feet. Chief Meteorologist Jeff Ranieri has details on where the waves...

ABOUT US
The world's top surfers are descending on Pillar Point in Half Moon Bay for one of the most exciting big wave competitions anywhere - Mavericks.
Follow Us
Top Stories
Utah Man Arrested for Threats Against YouTube Employees
Utah Man Arrested for Threats Against YouTube Employees

An Orem, Utah man is accused of making online threats to shoot YouTube employees, going so far as to drive to their Northern California headquarters with a gun.

Man With Sickle Arrested After Attack, Standoff in Berkeley
Man With Sickle Arrested After Attack, Standoff in Berkeley

Authorities on Monday arrested a man with a sickle who attacked two people and then hid in a house in Berkeley during a lengthy standoff.

Teachers in New Haven District in Union City on Strike
Teachers in New Haven District in Union City on Strike

Talks on Sunday between contract bargaining teams representing the New Haven Unified School District and its teachers union were not fruitful, representatives of both sides said Sunday.

Amid #MeToo, States Debate Teaching Consent to Kids
Amid #MeToo, States Debate Teaching Consent to Kids

Inside a Catholic school in Portland, Oregon, high school sophomores break into groups to discuss some once-taboo topics: abusive relationships and consent. At one desk, a girl with banana-colored fingernails...

Sen. Harris Wants to Fine Companies That Pay Men More Than Women
Sen. Harris Wants to Fine Companies That Pay Men More Than Women

Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris is unveiling a pay inequity proposal that aims to close the gender pay gap by holding corporations accountable when men are paid more than women. Harris' plan...

Police Arrest Suspected Armed Man Near Mall in San Mateo
Police Arrest Suspected Armed Man Near Mall in San Mateo

San Mateo police on Sunday responded to reports of an armed man walking in the area of Hillsdale Mall, according to the department.