Surfing Life Issue 334 - the SURFERS issue - is on sale now!

The heroes, weirdos, prodigies and trailblazers tell it in their own words.

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Tech Test

Five cutting edge boards, one tech savvy surfer, here are the results

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Breaking stories, exclusives, opinions.

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The latest, greatest clips, right here.

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A feast for your salty eyeballs

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How To: Paint Like a Pro

Give your board a facelift - Louis Gervais shows you how.

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In part two of our Building A Surfboard series Richard Harvey shows us the second step of shaping your own board.
In part one of our Building A Surfboard series Richard Harvey shows us the first step of shaping your own board.

And so it is, the WA Shark cull

Monday, 03 February 2014
A well informed man, our pal Senator Whish-Wilson weighs in on the specifics of Barnett's new "initiative". 
Ben Wallbridge of Wallbridge Surfboards tells us what's better to be left unsaid when ordering a surfboard.
The mastermind behind Riley Balsawood Surfboards explains what is useful to tell a shaper when ordering a surfboard.

How To Surf Pipe With Kelly Slater

Tuesday, 17 December 2013
Ride shotgun with Kelly Slater during the Billabong Pipe Masters.

Tragedy In The West

Friday, 29 November 2013
An exclusive interview with the first man on the scene of WA's recent shark attack.

RIP Buttons Kaluhiokalani

Sunday, 03 November 2013
One of surfing's happiest surfers has passed away, aged 54.
The third episode of our DIY series is a walkthrough on fixing a nose ding.
The second episode of our DIY series is a walkthrough on fixing a tail ding.

Secrets From The Shapers

Tuesday, 04 June 2013
Who's riding what in Fiji.
Surfing Life and Bosch bring you the first part of the DIY series, Fixing A Rail Ding.


Friday, 29 March 2013
Today marks a year since Michael Peterson died of heart failure at the age of 59. Nick Carroll takes us through the moment his ashes were spread at Bells Beach.

A Deep Burn

Thursday, 14 March 2013
This photo went viral across social networks overnight. Here's Kelly Slater and Joel Parkinson's take.

Flashback: That Japanese Wave Pool

Monday, 18 February 2013
With all this talk about wavepools Surfing Life figured we might go for a paddle at memory point, back to 2007 and the Ocean Dome in Japan.

21Days: Parkinson And Fanning

Saturday, 16 February 2013
The first episode of Red Bull's 21Days tells the story of Mick Fanning and Joel Parkinson heading into 2013's first event, the Quiksilver Pro at Snapper Rocks.
Yowsers!Watch Filipe Toledo's monster backside 360 air.DEC 10 2012 - ROCK LEFT'S - HAWAII FILMED BY - DIEGO SANTOS

Is The Mainstream Surfing's Saviour?

Thursday, 13 December 2012
There might be lotsa bucks out there in the world of big corporates, but will their money change surfing for the worse? Can surfing afford to say no anyway?
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