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Giant waves hitting the Basque Country attract surfers

January 29, 2014

Great surfing beaches are one of many features that make the Basque Country famous. On January 28, local surfers took on giant waves that hit San Sebastian. Check out this video to watch some amazing surfing. Axi Muniain and friends are the reported su...

Basque festival in Elko is magical, says blogger

July 8, 2013

The rain storm on the 4th of July, as fireworks were exploding in the sky, the Basque block party on Friday night and the Basque clubhouse dance with Amuma Says No on Saturday night were all highlights of the National Basque Festi...

Pakea Bizkaia sailboat navigating Antartic islands

January 15, 2013

According to the Spanish newspaper El País, the sailing expedition Pakea Bizkaia, with surfer Kepa Acero aboard, navigated through icebergs and snow to reach Antartica's South Shetland Islands Saturday, Jan. 11. Captain Unai Basurko ...

Basque Surfer Kepa Acero Goes For The Big Antarctic Wave

January 6, 2013

In the next few days, Basque surfer Kepa Acero will try to ride a huge wave in the Antarctic Ocean. If he succeeds, he will be the first European surfing this untamed, frigid ocean. He is joining the sailing expedition of Pakea Bizk...

Elko National Basque Festival – A Crowd Pleaser

July 8, 2012

By Nancy Zubiri The National Basque Festival in Elko eclipses most of the West’s other Basque festivals, except perhaps for Jaialdi in Boise, which is held every five years. Elko’s festival, held the weekend closest to 4th of July, features events over three acti...

Kern County Basque Festival: Something for Everyone

May 28, 2012

See our Calendar of Events for info on the latest Kern County Festival. The Kern County Basque Festival offers something for everyone. Here's what these Basques had to say about this year's event: Noel and Yvonne Goyhene...

Soccer Team Athletic Bilbao Loses Final But Wins Media Attention

May 10, 2012

The Basque soccer squad of Athletic Bilbao and its home-grown approach to playing the game has attracted international media attention. The coverage, most recently in a New York Times article, has been sparked by the socce...

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