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Tahiti the frontrunner to stage surfing at Paris 2024

Australian Layne Beachley competes during Billabong Pro at Teahupoo, Tahiti (Photo by Pierre Tostee/Getty Images)

The organising committee for the 2024 Paris Olympic Games is considering staging the event’s surfing competitions on the Pacific island of Tahiti.

The AFP news agency, citing sources familiar with the matter, reported that Tahiti, which is located in French Polynesia in the South Pacific Ocean, is Paris 2024’s preferred choice ahead of Brittany or Biarritz.

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