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Topic: Surfing in Acapulco dangerous?

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By:

pierre-olivier

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Surfing in Acapulco dangerous?

« on: September 05 2006 19:09:00 »

I'll go to Acapulco during winter, during christmas time. I heard that surfing in Acapulco is pretty dangerous during this period specially because of sharks, and all kind of other dnagerous fish. I don't knwo if it's true I heard that from a cousin who went there. I have two boards, a 6'2 short board and a 7'2 fish tail ... what is the best?

By:

bones

RE: Surfing in Acapulco dangerous?

« Reply #1 on: September 11 2006 22:09:00 »

Is Alcapulco a good "surfing" destination?

By:

It's Huga

RE: Surfing in Acapulco dangerous?

« Reply #2 on: September 11 2006 23:09:00 »

Yeah !!! It only has the most dangerous tides and Jelly fish in the world.  Not to mention on the Coral Breaks, you only have 6 inches of water between you and the razor sharp reefs.   Not to mention the 20 swell that breaks consistantly over the reefs.   Oh.... and then there are the sharks !!!  Yeah,  my frieind and I were out there last winter.  I was  having a conversation with him on how to cheat on your tax returns .   I awaited on a ansere from him, but I didn't hear him.  And thats when the water turned red.  The locals say it happens everyday.......Just kidding !!!!  It's probably safe

By:

Charlie

RE: Surfing in Acapulco dangerous?

« Reply #3 on: September 16 2006 17:09:00 »

NOT DANGEROUS ZONE..!! its safe, and there are NOT SHARKS around Acapulco., come on! All point breaks around Acapulco majority "are sand bottom"., I do live here, so i know for sure.., if u wanna have fun visit the best spots.., Bonfil and Barrita..., And if you want to swim withs sharks Just ask., board i reccomen 6"0 or near., Only one thing- december a lot of jellyfish. that's true.



By:

antonio diaz

RE: Surfing in Acapulco dangerous?

« Reply #4 on: September 27 2006 16:09:00 »

acapulco is not that dangerous to surf, playa bonfil has an awesome beachbreak that has an outside peak for intermediate and advanced surfers and an inside peak for begginers,as for sharks, i have been surfing bonfil and its surrounding beaches and have never seen a shark.

please check my site about surfing in acapulco and bonfil,

acapulcosurfing.com

thanks, antonio.

By:

antonio diaz

RE: Surfing in Acapulco dangerous?

« Reply #5 on: September 27 2006 16:09:00 »

please have a look at my site, acapulcosurfing.com so you can see what acapulco has to offer in regards to surfing.

thanks, antonio.


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