Italian surfer Fabrizio Passetti received one of 34 travel grants from the Challenged Athletes Foundation to compete in this month’s championship.

Italian surfer Fabrizio Passetti received one of 34 travel grants from the Challenged Athletes Foundation to compete in this month’s championship. Photo by Kent Juliawan

The world’s governing body for competitive surfing is trying to turn La Jolla into a mecca for adaptive surfing, pledging to host an annual contest for surfers with disabilities and create a marquee event for the fledgling sport...

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