The 2014 Hot 100

Australian junior surfing is the best in the world, and this is its greatest showcase.

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South Africa Testing New Electronic Shark Barrier Technology

A high-tech version of the "punch a shark in the nose" theory.

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Last Drinks, Episode Three: Kai Hing

Where Harry Bryant punches Kai Hing in the face on a plane.

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Sex, Drugs and Dick Tricks

So, whatever became of Australia’s party-boy culture of the 1980s and 1990s?

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Meet The Hottest of the Hot 100

Australia’s number one surfer, under-18, is none other than…

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Shark Attack In Hawaii

This makes five in one month.

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The Tale of Dusty Payne’s Magical Beard

How unruly face fluff led to his possible requalification.

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Round Two Proves Who's Who

Thursday, 19 May 2011
The first elimination round of the Billabong Rio Pro saw a brutal disregard for the homegrown heros, with five Brazzo lads sent packing from the event.

Restaurants Serves It Up

Thursday, 19 May 2011
The monster swell that the southern hemisphere first saw collide with Shipsterns, smashed Depot on the South East of the mainland a day later and has steadily been maintaining momentum as it travels north.

Dane and Dan Swapping Sleds

Wednesday, 18 May 2011
Dane Reynolds and Dan Malloy take a motley crue of boards, swap them between each other and have a bucketload of fun on a cruisy lil peak.

A Fly in the Ointment

Wednesday, 18 May 2011
Watch Jake Kearney, Ben Guest and Jake Perkins take on plagues of flies and some West Oz slabs.
Jorden Ahern captures the Creatures team blowing up at Lowers.

One day...One slay.... part III

Wednesday, 18 May 2011
Jack Lynch gets his log on. Filmed and edited by Nicholas Damen.

Round One Runs In Rio

Wednesday, 18 May 2011
It sure was a long time coming but the Top 30-odd and a handful of local wildcards finally took to the water in round one of the Billabong Rio Pro overnight

Shippies Opening Day

Wednesday, 18 May 2011
“It was borderline too big,” was Marti Paradisis’s call, about yesterday's enormous Shipstern swell. ASL's Nick 'Fountain Of Knowledge' Carroll talked to the boys about it.

I aint gonna fight your war

Monday, 16 May 2011
Ozzie Wrong plays a three string guitar, catches three waves and hangs five pinkies over.

Brazil And Moore

Monday, 16 May 2011
Young Hawaiian, and current rankings leader, Carissa Moore has just lifted the trophy at the Billabong Girls Pro in Rio.
As expected with the gung-ho approach we’re seeing from Nike 6.0 as they muscle their way into the surf industry, they’re now tapping into the Australian market, with big plans...

RC Chopper In W.A.

Friday, 13 May 2011
FPV flight from the Hexacopter high over Surfers Point at Margaret River
Stu Kennedy enjoying autumn at home.

Occy Opens Up

Thursday, 12 May 2011
Occy talks candidly to ASL about the judging panel on Dancing With The Stars last weekend.

Home Strad Home

Thursday, 12 May 2011
Straddie has been as good as it gets. The tide has been high around lunch time, but that doesn't matter when the wind is offshore all day...

Jet Powered Surfboard

Wednesday, 11 May 2011
Many have tried to build a jet powered surfboard and most have failed miserably. Wavejet seem to have the technology to make it work but the question still remains, does anyone actually want one?

Winter Turns 2011

Wednesday, 11 May 2011
Woody Bouma shows an innovative use of his GoPro, mounting it on the end of a pole and taking it down the slopes of Tignes and through the tubes of Hossegor.

Heading Down To Rio

Wednesday, 11 May 2011
The crew at Billabong are in the final throes of preparations for the Billabong Rio Pro, which kicks off tomorrow, May 11 (Rio time).
 

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