Mary’s Adventures

Follow Mary as she journals about her recent adventures! Read about the culture, people and waves she discovers all year long.

Surfing the Silver Dragon in China, China 2010

By TravelNo Comments

I am off from skydiving and shark diving in Fiji to China to surf the Silver Dragon Tidal Bore. Is this life for real? We have a great group of surfers from around the world joining us. It should be a blast! Here’s a link to a Transworld Surf article and video from when we were out there last year. Surfing China 2010 from Glenn Brumage / Wabsono on Vimeo. Twice every year the Qiantang Tidal bore thunders down the river from the Hangzhou Bay almost 30 miles past the city of Hangzhou. Since 2007 Surfing China and Wabsono, with the permission of the Chinese government, has invited Pro surfers to surf the bore known as the “Silver Dragon”. This year the team included Jamie Sterling, Mikala Jones, Robert Wingnut Weaver and Mary Osborne. Mary had the honor of being the first woman ever to have surfed the “Silver Dragon”…

Read More
Mary skidiving for her first time over the island of Tavarua in Fiji.

Tavarua Skydive in Fiji

By Featured, TravelNo Comments

Skydiving onto Tavarua was the most beautiful thing I have ever done. I want to go again. Then our crew surfed 4-6ft Cloudbreak followed by swimming with reef sharks, bull sharks and a giant 15 foot Tiger shark. I think I might be stuck in a dream. Video & pix soon. Cross your fingers Liquid Life TV show gets picked up in OZ.

Read More
Mary Osborne featured on the Patagonia webiste in the Pic of the Week. Photo: Justin Bastien

Patagonia Picture of the Week from Sumatra

By Featured, TravelOne Comment

Mary was recently featured on the Patagonia website in the Pic of the Week from a surf trip in Sumatra, Indonesia. You can view the image and download a high resolution wallpaper image from Patagonia’s website by visiting the following links. View the image on Patagonia’s website. Download a High Resolution Wallpaper Paper Image.

Read More
Mary Osbore - Surf ambassador, host & model

Mary Osborne – Athlete, Host and Model

By Home

Mary Osborne is an icon in the international surf industry. At her young age, she can already look back on a 10-year career as a competitive surfer, fashion model, writer, and environmental advocate. Traveling to remote places many of us only dream of, she has become an ambassador for environmental causes as well as female empowerment. Read more…

Read More