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Surfing Quiz

Surfing Quiz

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Surfing Quiz

Question 1 of 15

Which country is widely regarded as the birthplace of modern surfing?

A
Australia
B
United States
C
Brazil
D
Hawaii

Question 2 of 15

What is the term used to describe a surfer's ability to ride a wave with their backhand facing the wave?

A
Frontside
B
Backside
C
Regular
D
Goofy

Question 3 of 15

Which famous surfer is often referred to as "The King of Surfing" and is known for his contributions to the sport in the 1960s?

A
Kelly Slater
B
Laird Hamilton
C
Duke Kahanamoku
D
Gerry Lopez

Question 4 of 15

What is the act of maneuvering a surfboard across the face of a breaking wave called?

A
Paddling
B
Duck diving
C
Carving
D
Riding the barrel

Question 5 of 15

Which of the following is NOT a type of surfboard?

A
Longboard
B
Shortboard
C
Bodyboard
D
Snowboard

Question 6 of 15

What is the term used to describe the highest point of a breaking wave?

A
Lip
B
Face
C
Shoulder
D
Peak

Question 7 of 15

Which ocean is known for producing some of the world's biggest and most challenging waves, attracting professional surfers from around the globe?

A
Pacific Ocean
B
Atlantic Ocean
C
Indian Ocean
D
Southern Ocean

Question 8 of 15

What is the practice of catching a wave before it breaks called?

A
Takeoff
B
Drop-in
C
Bottom turn
D
Cutback

Question 9 of 15

Who is the youngest surfer to win a World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour event?

A
Andy Irons
B
Mick Fanning
C
Gabriel Medina
D
John John Florence

Question 10 of 15

Which famous surf break is located on the North Shore of Oahu, Hawaii and is known for its powerful and challenging waves?

A
Banzai Pipeline
B
Teahupo'o
C
J-Bay
D
Trestles

Question 11 of 15

Which surfing maneuver involves riding up the face of the wave and launching into the air?

A
Cutback
B
Floater
C
Aerial
D
Tube ride

Question 12 of 15

What is the term used to describe a wave that breaks both left and right?

A
Point break
B
Beach break
C
Reef break
D
Closeout

Question 13 of 15

Which surfer holds the record for the most World Surf League (WSL) Championship titles?

A
Kelly Slater
B
Tom Curren
C
Mark Richards
D
Stephanie Gilmore

Question 14 of 15

What does the acronym "SUP" stand for in the context of surfing?

A
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
B
Surfer's Underwater Protection
C
Surfing Ultimate Performance
D
Surfing Unforgettable Places

Question 15 of 15

Which famous surf spot is located in Tahiti and is known for its incredibly powerful and dangerous waves?

A
Cloudbreak
B
Mavericks
C
Uluwatu
D
Teahupo'o

Quiz Details | 15 questions

Test your knowledge about the exhilarating sport of surfing. Whether you're a wave enthusiast or simply curious about this popular water activity, this quiz will put your surfing knowledge to the test. From surf spots and maneuvers to iconic surfers and terminology, see how well you can ride the waves of this quiz. Get ready to choose the correct answers from multiple options and prove your expertise in the world of surfing. Best of luck!

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