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Virginia is held in slight regard as a surf destination, despite the fact that it's the birthplace of East Coast surfing and home to a full register of talented wave-riders, as well as the time-honored East Coast Surfing Championships. "The best spot in Virginia," as resident pro surfer and surf journalist Jason Borte wrote in 1996, "is the Outer Banks of North Carolina." Virginia's 112-mile coa...
Surfers at Virginia Beach. Photo: Stewart FerebeeSubscribe to view
Surfers at Virginia Beach. Photo: Stewart Ferebee