MARY OSBORNE GUEST OF HONOR AT 36TH ANNUAL WOMAN’S SPORTS FOUNDATION EVENT – NEW YORK CITY Oct 24, 2015 The Women’s Sports Foundation (WSF) — the leading authority on the participation of women and girls in sports — celebrated the biggest night in female sports at its 36th Annual Salute to Women in Sports Awards gala at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. Professional surfer Mary Osborne was a guest of honor for her legendary accomplishments in the women’s surfing world. “How do you choose one picture to define an incredible evening? The night was full of our friends and family who are incredible athletes and huge supporters of this foundation. Thank you for coming tonight and to everyone afar who couldn’t make it but are here in presence.” WSF Founder Billie Jean King and WSF President Angela Hucles were among the high-profile attendees who honored the top nominees; representing 18…
It was another amazing evening in Los Angeles on October 16, 2012. Project Save Our Surf founder Tanna Fredrick and actor David Odonnell hosted a gorgeous evening with silent auction, specialty designer fashion show, environmental awards and more. The crowds was a very interesting yet exciting blend of professional surfers, activists, actors and television personalities. The evening raised money for 5 Gyres institute (www.5gyres.org) Special Awards: Body Glove, Maui Jim, Patagonia (www.Patagonia.com), Olukai Check out the great photos from the evening. For more fun behind the scenes images please see PSOS facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10151141713943159.457928.562863158&type=1
It was another amazing adventure to China this year. My trip started off in Beijing for press conference and some sight seeing. From there I flew to Hangzhou to meet my fellow tidal bore surfers and Wabosono crew. Check out our pics from the trip, surfing the tidal bore and a brief blog I wrote while I was there. DAY 1:Our morning starts off the day with a safety briefing meeting on a massive police yacht located on the river. Fifteen eager pro surfers, multiple camera crews, media personnel and government officials are packed like sardines into a room listening to Chinese men tell us what we cant and can do on the river. “No going to close to the river banks due to underwater jetties and poles that can suddenly appear. Don’t go past bridge number 9 where we enter into a new town with different regulations….
On December 10, 2011 I was invited to attend the White House Holiday Party with my friend Eric Ortner. It was an incredible evening, one I will never forget. I went from surfing perfect warm waves in El Salvador directly to the White House Holiday Party and was fortunate enough to get a picture with the President and Frist Lady. This was one of the best Decembers I have a had in my life.