Surfing Life 318 – The Rookies

Because it’s a dog-drop-in-on-dog world out there.

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Surfing Life's Official WSL Event Guide App

Available for free download today.

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Things That Make You Go Phwoooaaarrr

Jack Freestone. Backhand. Into the wind. Upside down. Full rotation.

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(Ir)regular Stories: The Baltic Journal

Normal blokes going to extraordinary lengths.

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Objectify Me, Nikki van Dijk

Learning to get lucky, with the unluckiest gal on Tour.

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Tear Offs: Billabong Bloodlines

A journey through the shallows of Teahupo'o and the depths of youth surfing.

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The 2015 Board Bible

Surf your way through a gorgeous quiver with Matt Meola, Andy Mooney, Twiggy Baker and Nick Carroll.

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Dane Zaun some LA waves

Wednesday, 14 September 2011
Dane in some fun beach break surfmusic White Fence

Baby Bobby

Wednesday, 14 September 2011
All i hear out of Bobby Martinez' mouth is "Waaa, waaa, waaaa"...

Owen on Sunrise

Wednesday, 14 September 2011
Wow ... next to Grant Denyer, Owen Wright is like a New York skyscraper. Watch the Sunrise interview with Australia's New York giant.

Sun, Swell, Babes And Anger

Wednesday, 14 September 2011
The Hot 100 trip in France is almost too perfect...

Tennis And Surfing

Tuesday, 13 September 2011
After Serena Williams' US Open Final dummy spit, it seems that Bobby Martinez was right, surfing is looking more and more like tennis ... or is it just us?
Check out season II of Volcom's road-tested video series, featuring Dusty Payne and Alex Gray in Western Oz for Surf Ep. 1.

Yadin Out, John John In

Tuesday, 13 September 2011
Broken leg, broken heart: After three and a half years of trying to qualify for the World Tour and just days out from the start of the Hurley Pro Trestles, Yadin Nicol has given up his Top 34 spot.

Hippo's In Indo

Tuesday, 13 September 2011
After scoring the wave of his life in Fiji, Ryan Hipwood hit the road and scored again in Indo ... it might not have been as big, but it sure was beautiful.

Natural Habitats

Monday, 12 September 2011
Noa Deane and Stu Kennedy one session each at there local breaks.- The Cramps- Lexicon Devil


Monday, 12 September 2011
After making amends for Tahiti by destroying Kelly Slater in the Final of the Quiksilver Pro New York, Owen Wright chats to ASL about notching his first World Tour win...

Quiksilver Pro New York Snack Pack

Monday, 12 September 2011
A 20 minute "Snack Pack" of surfing in New York for the Quiksilver Pro.More at

NY Highlights

Monday, 12 September 2011
Taj Highlights from 2011 Quik Pro NYC

Chris Bryan Films Phantom Reel

Monday, 12 September 2011
Everything looks better shot at 1000 frames per second: Dane Reynolds' airs, Kelly Slater's turns, a UFC fight, or a naked girl dousing herself in water...All images where shot with the Phantom HD Gold and Phantom Flex using Arri Ultra prime lenses and Chris Bryan Films custom underwater housing. Please visit my website

Show Me The Money!

Monday, 12 September 2011
ASL was on the beach to witness Owen Wright's Kelly Slater-smashing win at the Quiksilver Pro New York and was the first to pull him aside for an exclusive interview.

Life's A Beach...

Monday, 12 September 2011
ASL is working really hard on the Hot 100 trip in France. Wanna see how tough it is over there?
Owen Wright (AUS), 21, has claimed his maiden ASP Dream Tour victory, taking out the inaugural Quiksilver Pro New York over Kelly Slater (USA), 39, to earn the historic US $300,000 first-place prize purse in offshore three-to-five foot (1 -- 1.5 metre) surf at Long Beach, New York.More at:

Owen Wins

Saturday, 10 September 2011
Owen Wright won his maiden World Title event at the Quiksilver Pro NY, taking down Kelly Slater in the Final in dominant fashion. Updated with videos of all the action.

The End Game

Saturday, 10 September 2011
Move over Jay-Z, Owen Wright is the king of New York.


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    One helluva lineup.
  • Gabriel Medina in the NY Times

    Fame! Fortune! Mainstream media!
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    From extreme to mainstream, by Tim Baker.
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    Need NYE plans? How about a surf trip around Tassie, topped off with a three day music festival.
  • Dusty Payne Wins The Reef Hawaiian Pro

    More coming soon.
  • NSW surfer attacked by shark

    20-year-old Ryan Hunt bitten on the foot by a shark at Wallabi Point