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Autumn Air

Friday, 12 October 2012
Autumn is in the air on the Outer Banks and Michael Powell took advantage of a quick run of waves and favorable winds.
The world's top 34 put on a show at Supertubos - sans contest jersey.
The first two days of the Hawaiian big wave season redefine paddle-in surfing.
The 17 year old Phillip Islander becomes the first Victorian to win the Junior World Title.

Matt Wilkinson Playing in Portugal

Friday, 12 October 2012
"Portuguese ladies have big booties, and I’m not a booty person." Surfing Life chats to Wilko as he awaits the start of the Rip Curl Pro Portugal.

Part 2, France

Thursday, 11 October 2012
The Journey must go on... It takes us to the other side of the world France. Where the waves are heavy and the gypsy van travelers flock in there thousands to visit one of the most beautiful parts of the world. Hossigore, France. This is the second part of our 6 week trip. The Quicksilver Pro France is the comp, and Le Gravier is the wave.
An epic day of cutthroat competition leaves just two contenders for the 2012 Women's Pro Junior World Champion.

13 Year Old Surfs Shipstern Bluff

Thursday, 11 October 2012
Grommet Riley Laing becomes the youngest person to charge one of the heaviest waves in the world.
http://www.facebook.com/saveourspit Local bodyboarder and Save Our Spit supporter Grant Davis takes us on a virtual tour of what it's like to get inside the barrel at South Stradbroke Island. The bulk of his shots here were shot there, at the very same break that is facing the threat of being wiped out by a cruise ship terminal and the associated dredging...

Harvest Z

Wednesday, 10 October 2012
The Final installment of the Harvest Series. A playfull all round surf vid to get you pumped for any kind of surf.Shot from Sep 20th - Oct 6th."The last few weeks of summer were pretty dismal around our area. Finding waves was comparable to finding a straight guy in a gay bar. Luckily for us we had our first northerly push from the great Gulf of...

On The Spit

Wednesday, 10 October 2012
The Spit1 Day2 SurfsJake Cumberland and Sam Brown
Episode 1 • The Beachie. Follow the Arnette Team as they enjoy the local beach break, Chippa breaks the car and Josh Kerr lets his wild out with Mason Ho and Ezekiel Lau.Shot/Edit: Lugo LugoMusic: Cosmonauts

Au Revoir France

Wednesday, 10 October 2012
Taj Burrow going to town on some rather nice looking french waves although you'd expect nothing less. A clip worth the view.
The pursuit of surfing the same wave twice is every surfer’s dream.Two surfers, Dave Rastovich and Craig Anderson, go the length of the planet in 8 days ( a total of 20000 miles) as they follow that dream chasing a single storm cell across the Pacific Rim.First the waves hit with never before scene force onto the legendary reef of Tahiti, then reeling...

Adam Melling Indo Wallpaper

Wednesday, 10 October 2012
Mello getting deep, inside Surfing Life 290 - The Indo Issue.
Watch episode one of Arnette's Multiple Personality Disorder.

Alana Blanchard's Bikini

Tuesday, 09 October 2012
2012 Global Spring and Summer bikinis shot in the beautiful surrounds of Namotu Island, Fiji. What's new now from Rip Curl.
Alana Blanchard explains how and why she's part of the Rip Curl My Bikini design process and why she loves the designers she works with and the bikinis that are the end result.


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  • Surfer Injured In Northern NSW Shark Attack

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  • Makua Rothman's Acceptance Speech

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

    Surfer remains in critical condition.
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