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India Surfing Fest kicks off at Konark


Odisha Sun Times Sports Bureau
Konark, Feb 15:

The India Surfing Festival-2014 kicked off to a colourful start near the Lotus Resort at the Ramchandi river mouth on the Puri-Konark Marine Drive on Friday.Konark Surfing Fest

A total of 172 competitors from 11 countries are participating in the three-day event being organized by Ranger Adventure Foundation, Surfing Yogis and State Tourism department.

58 participants from India, France, Spain, Italy, Australia, Germany, Switzerland, Sri Lanka, Japan, South Africa and Russia took part on the opening day of the event.

The event was inaugurated by state Tourism and Culture secretary Arabinda Padhee in the presence of Puri collector Dhiren Patnaik.