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This has got to be one of the oddest published moments of an already unusual year.

Rio Re-Run

Thursday, 26 May 2011
If this was an expression session, who would you give the nod to? What do you think the judges should be rewarding, and what would you like to see them marking down? Compare these clips and let us know your thoughts.

B.D. Phone Home

Wednesday, 25 May 2011
Bede Durbidge was fresh off the plane from Brazil when he shot over the Seaway to South Stradbroke Island this morning. Bede wasn’t there to surf however, he was there for the launch of a newly installed emergency phone.

Surfers The Movie

Tuesday, 24 May 2011
Classic footage from Bill Delaney's 1980s film, Surfers The Movie. Starring Kelly slater at age 14, Tom Curren, Shaun Tomson and Cheyne Horan.
"Girls are doing airs and huge moves and everyone is noticing." – Carissa Moore

ASP Hop Over To Roo Island

Tuesday, 24 May 2011
The ASP have announced a Six-Star event will take place on South Australia’s Kangaroo Island this November...

Manufacturing Stoke

Monday, 23 May 2011
Manufacturing Stoke is an introspective look into the surfing culture’s struggle to be beneficial unto itself, a tapestry of both influential and eclectic members of the surfing community that are constantly striving for positive change.
The Quarterfinal bout between Owen Wright and Adriano de Souza in Rio has become the central topic of debate between media, fans and surfers, and the ASP International Judging Panel has been gracious enough to look back and give their perspective on the heat.

Just Doing It

Monday, 23 May 2011
Leave a Message is a girl’s surf movie about girls surfing. No lifestyle, just six sections of gorgeous girls getting barreled, getting aggressive, and boosting. For femme surfing it’s a game changer. This is Modern Collective in a string bikini.

The Irons Family Speak Out

Sunday, 22 May 2011
With the further delay of Andy's toxicology report, the Irons family speak out on the media speculation and controversy surrounding his death.

Brazil Goes Back To Back

Saturday, 21 May 2011
Adriano de Souza has battled his way through each and every heat of the Billabong Rio Pro to finish top of the podium, winning the final in front of his home crowd against Taj Burrow.

Bombs Over Barra

Friday, 20 May 2011
The Billabong Rio Pro returned to the main event site of Barra Da Tijuca to see some of the biggest upsets of the year.

Kai Hing

Thursday, 19 May 2011
At just 13 years old, Kai Hing is the youngest ever national champion in Australia. Watch him go.

Kelly Slater Freesurfing In Rio

Thursday, 19 May 2011
Kelly Slater puts down one of the biggest alley-oops ever seen. Watch out for it at 00:24.

Billabong SGV Xero

Thursday, 19 May 2011
Billabong introduce the SVG Xero. A wetsuit made by you.

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.


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