25-foot wave puts surfer in hospital
Ruben Vives and Robert Faturechi"A surfer remained hospitalized in critical condition Sunday after almost drowning a day earlier at Mavericks surfing area near Half Moon Bay, according to news reports and interviews with authorities. "Paramedics called to the scene about 10 a.m. Saturday found a 30-year-old surfer who had been rescued and revived by other surfers and an emergency medical technician, with the help of bystanders, said David Cosgrave, a battalion chief with the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection. "The surfer was flown to Stanford University Medical Center. Officials did not give the man's name, but GrindTV, an action sports website, identified the surfer as Jacob Trette. Friends told officials with the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office that he was an experienced surfer but had surfed Mavericks only once before. Sheriff's officials said he is from Southern California." Read on...
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"25-foot wave puts surfer in hospital", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), janvier 2011. Consulté le 28/02/2024. URL: https://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/25-foot-wave-puts-surfer-in-hospital