Garrett Parkes and Harry Bryant Uncover Some New Zealand gems

There's more to New Zealand than hobbits and snow bro's.

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Dangerously Absent

Why have so many surfers mysteriously pulled out of Rio.

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John John Florence wins Oi Rio Pro

The Hawaiian takes down Jack Freestone in the final

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Inside Shipsterns Bluff

Here’s what’s been happening at Shipsterns Bluff over the past two days.

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Six talking points from the Oi Rio Pro

All the hot topics coming out of the WSL's South American stop.

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UNPOPULAR OPINION: Why Save The Rhinos?

Surely surfing’s conservation resources can be better spent.

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Slabs And Punts With Josh Kerr

The specialist weighs in.

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Seeking, Finding And Seeking Again

Louie Hynd is living your dream.

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Introducing SURFERS 2016

A whole new Surfing Life.

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Kelly Slater wants you to be able to ride endless perfect barrels 20km inland on the Gold Coast. Any takers?
Big wave surfing requires more than just physical fitness; it requires mental endurance to prepare for the inevitable hold-downs that happen when pushing limits goes wrong. In this episode of "The Ian Walsh Experience," Ian undergoes training to improve his lung capacity and peace of mind when he wipes out on huge waves. With the help of specialized...
Adam Melling, Sebastian Zietz and friends travel to the beautiful beach breaks of Ballito, in Duban, South Africa for the first installment of Oakley Dispatch South Africa. The boys make the most of Ballito beach-front living, scoring fun waves right in front of the unit and when the surfs flat hitting the Gateway Wave House down the road.

GOING LEFT

Wednesday, 22 August 2012
Matt Wilko makes an impulsive stop over to left haven (Mentawais) prior to his appearance at the US Open Hunington Beach. These gems get milked for what they've got. check it!
The Waiting Period: Day One - The Journey Begins.What do pro surfers get up to when they face a long waiting period? See more at http://surfinglife.com.au/worldtour/home/48-asl-world-tour-blog/7096-billabong-pro-tahiti-the-waiting-game-day-one Video by Nick Carroll.

I Like Home

Wednesday, 22 August 2012
Garrett Parkes is a fan of his Byron Bay location, and filmed this clip across the road from his house.

Winter Wallpaper

Wednesday, 22 August 2012
The shortest days of the year also throw up some of the best waves of the year.
The 51km Hawaiian islands paddle across the "Channel of Bones" was more than just a race for Parko.
Two Aussie young guns head-to-head on the North Coast of NSW.
Follow some of the world's top female athletes as they take some time away from the tour in the Mentawais. Stephanie Gilmore, Bethany Hamilton, Alana Blanchard and Tyler Wright relax in paradise, surfing, snorkeling, fishing, canoeing and they even get to kick it with the locals.
The ASP Weekly Pulse gives you the current rundown on all the happenings from the world's best surfers. This week's installment covers the current status of the Billabong Pro Tahiti, Malia Manuel's clinching of the ASP Women's Rookie of the Year Award, the current injury statuses from ASP Top 34 members and the recent qualifying events in Europe. Questions...

Clay Marzo - Borrowed Board?

Tuesday, 21 August 2012
Clay busted a board and the tide was right so he borrowed a board from a friend. The board was shaped by legendary shaper Neal Norris of Valley Isle/ K-Land Surfboards. Yeah unko Neal! Clay only rides SUPERbrand boards, but sometimes when you snap your stick you gotta improvise.Presented by Westside Pride Media Surfing by Clay Marzo Shot by Adam Klevin...

Bottom Feeder

Tuesday, 21 August 2012
Mason Ho going to town on a 5'0 x 19.5 x 2.18 Lost Mayhem Bottom Feeder....lost.tv , filmed by rory pringle

ASP Weekly Pulse

Tuesday, 21 August 2012
Catch up with everything that's been happening on the pro surfing world tour over the last week.
With the contest going on hold for yet another day Nick Carroll asks the surfers how they handle the waiting game.

Matt Wilkinson Goes Left...

Tuesday, 21 August 2012
...and up, and down, and all around...
Not many would have predicted the young Brazilian to score three near-perfect waves in his Round Two heat. But when you find out how he prepared for his first visit to Teahupo'o it all starts to make sense.
Wilko's latest short clip. Always entertaining.

» THE WIRE

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    For his entry, The Wild.
  • 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.
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