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Come Tuesday, November 29 the world’s best surfers will find themselves in relatively uncharted waters as they gear up for the fourth annual Poker with Pros charity event right here at Turtle Bay. That’s right, surfers playing poker, all for a good cause.
At 17 years old, Honolulu’s Noa Mizuno is quickly making a name for himself in the surf world. Not only has the high school senior earned himself a reputation for being utterly fearless in waves of consequence, but it’s his lighting-quick backhand in small surf that earned Noa a place on the podium at the Turtle Bay Pro Junior event earlier this month. In the interview below, Noa discusses his game plans for the coming winter season, how this win stacks up against other achievements, and competing in the Triple Crown for the first time.
October 17-22 Turtle Bay Resort’s Nalu Kinetic Spa is on a mission to stomp out breast cancer.
The statistics are tough to take; according to the non-profit Breastcancer.org, one in 8 U.S. women (about 12%) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime.
In 2016, there are more than 2.8 million women with a history of breast cancer in the U.S. This includes women currently being treated and women who have finished treatment.