Surfing Possibility: The Surfer Girls of India

Courtesy: Storytellers For Good

‘Don’t let your fears stop you from doing something.’

In a country with a population of 1.2 billion people, Ishita is the first female surfer. She has followed her passion and gone against the social norms expected of women in India – school, work, marriage and children.

Ishita has set up a surf school with her boyfriend Tushar where she can spread her love of surf. She is an inspiration to many young girls in India and has opened up a whole new world to them.

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