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Easkey Britton's TEDxDublin Talk on the Power of Surf, From Ireland to Iran

Stef McDonald

Easkey Britton's inspiring talk addresses the allure of surfing and the sea, but also the sport's power to connect us all—as she's found with her work to introduce surfing to Iranian women. "It really is about connection," she says. "From connection, there is knowing and understanding, the elimination of fear. From connection arises passion and through it communications develops that transcend language and culture." Watch the whole talk for more.

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  • Jonny Miller

    "Salt water erasing boundaries" - wonderful... a truly inspirational talk!

  • Carolyn Sams

    I've never surfed (I know!! Native Angeleno!), and now this really makes me want to...