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Pipeline January 28-29, 2012

Tuesday, 31 January 2012
One of the most amazing afternoon of surf and morning of competition I have ever seen in my life!God bless the BANZAI PIPELINE.
The second day of competition kicked off this morning in classic 6-8 foot Pipeline with offshore trade winds to make for some spectacular surfing as we ran a full day of competition. To see photos and read the whole story go to: (Jan. 29, 2012)
Mark surfs the left at Pinballs and scores. More at

4.5 Top$

Tuesday, 31 January 2012
Nat Young surfing at home in January.Filmed by John Wilson.

Wadi Adventure Al

Tuesday, 31 January 2012
Midle Eastern desert surfing at Wadi Adventure Park in Al Ain, 90 minutes from Dubai.

Short and Sweet

Tuesday, 31 January 2012
Dale Lovelock goes on a rampage stomping airs, throwing buckets and getting pitted in this short edit.More photos and videos at

Minute To Win It

Tuesday, 31 January 2012
Dale Lovelock is a name known well around the Sunshine Coast and surf locations of Australia. Those who have witnessed Dale's progression, style and flare know he has the skills up there with the best.Cutting all Dale's best clips into one minute was a difficult task, not to mention the incredible clips collected after submission.This section was created...

Aus Day Slay!

Tuesday, 31 January 2012
Taj Burrow says: "Couple of fun barrels Aussie Day. Edit TB. Film Steve Russo"

A Day in the Sun

Monday, 30 January 2012
Kolohe Andino. 'Nuff said...

Still Single

Monday, 30 January 2012
This clip was filmed over a few days at Rocky Point this season in Hawaii. Check out Josh Kerr, Jay Davies, Nate Yeomans and 11 yr old Barron flaring on their single fins.

Shredding D-Bah

Monday, 30 January 2012
Fanning, Parko, Freestone + more tear into rippable peaks at Duranbah.Video: Shaggadelic Productions

Thomas Woods & Wade Carmichael

Monday, 30 January 2012
The day after Wade wins the Billabong World Junior event at Burleigh, Thomas and Wade went for an hour long free surf at Palm Beach.By Sam Norwood

Nico von Rupp

Monday, 30 January 2012
Nico von Rupp is a German / Portuguese surfer who lives in Praia Grande, close to Lisbon, Portugal. Nico is sponsored by Nike, Monster and Semente ... and he rips!

Alex Gray Is On SPY

Monday, 30 January 2012
SPY Optic™ announced a multi-year sponsorship deal with professional surfer, 2011 Surfer Poll “Best Barrel” winner and all-around hell man Alex Gray. This past year was a particularly “big” one for Alex, nabbing some of the heaviest waves during Tavarua and Teahupoo’s historic “Code Red” swells, earning him the coveted “Best Barrel”...


Monday, 30 January 2012
Wilko gone wild in Indo.From Filmed and Edited by James Kinnaird

Jojo Roper at Puerto

Monday, 30 January 2012
W-w-w-w-wiiiiiipeout!Jojo Roper goes over with the lip for a total body massage at Puerto Escondido, Mexico. Video by Tony Adams. An entry in the Verizon Wipeout of the Year category of the 2012 Billabong XXL Global Big Wave Awards. For more information see


Monday, 30 January 2012
South African surfer Brendon Gibbens recently collected footage...Artist: Neon IndianSong: Heart:Release
After an action packed morning that saw a huge, shifting, NW swell at Pipe, the event was deemed incontestable at 10:30 am and has been cancelled for the day.. Here are some of the highlights from before the contest was called off.


  • A Petition For St Francis Bay

    Stop cage diving. Sign here.
  • The D'Blanc Perspective

    A new zine on the block. Check it out, here.
  • Barton Lynch Joins Komunity Project

    As ambassador/product developer.
  • Help Chris Abad Go Surfing Again

    A local pro from Oceanside, California, needs your help after a serious surfing injury.
  • Surfer Injured In Northern NSW Shark Attack

    Currently in hospital in stable condition.
  • Makua Rothman's Acceptance Speech

    For the Big Wave Championship Trophy.
  • Shark Attack In South Australia

    Surfer remains in critical condition.
  • Stephanie Gilmore Out Of Margies Pro

    Ankle injuries, aye?