The 2015 Travel Bible

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Tear Offs: Billabong Bloodlines

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The End Of The Road To The Bell

A fierce rivalry and a ferocious forecast.

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Things Return To Normal...

Monday, 29 August 2011
...Hyper normal that is. Nick Carroll reports on another epic day in the Chopes channel and predicts tomorrow's winners. Updated with video highlights.

Jeremy Spoke In Class Today...

Sunday, 28 August 2011
"It was scary, that first heat, man!" Jeremy Flores was not so happy about having to lineup first on day seven of the Billabong Pro. But once he was out there, he managed to put on one of the best performances of the day. Nick Carroll talks to the young frenchman about his Teahupo'o performances ... and about the incident at Burleigh at the start of...

Where No Human Was Meant To Go

Sunday, 28 August 2011
Tow wins the day at the biggest Teahupo’o in years. Now updated with video highlights.
Round two roared into life at the end of the road today, with Teahupo'o broadsided by ten feet of monstrous swell. Big waves, high scores and huge beatings make for spectacular viewing. Enjoy.

Code Red

Saturday, 27 August 2011
Fear, relief, and superb surfing course through the lineup at Teahupo’o. Nick Carroll reports on the second day of competition at the Billabong Pro Tahiti.

Worth The Wait...

Saturday, 27 August 2011
Beatings, barrels, rain and squally seas. The second day of competition at the Billabong Pro Tahiti was not the picture-perfect day of competition predicted earlier in the week. But it sure lived up to expectations.

59 seconds lower

Friday, 26 August 2011
quick edit of chase wilson, gabriel mendina, fisher heverly, and parko at lowers one afternoon. i stole this song from t. steeles sipping jestreams.
Chapters Surf Movie bridges the gap between logging and high performance longboarding. Chapters Surf Movie features: Joel Tudor, Colin McPhillips, Kai Sallas, Josh Constable, Brendan White, Greg Briggs, Noah Shimabakuro, and Tommy Witt. Shot on location in Hawaii, California, and Australia. Music by: Collapse Under the Empire - Captured Moments
As Chopes sits eerily still before the onslaught, Chris Davidson gets down to work.

Taj Talks Teahupo'o

Friday, 26 August 2011
Taj Burrow first went to Chopes when he was 17 and has experienced it in all conditions, but he hasn't surfed the break since his loss to Freddy Patacchia on Saturday. But he doesn't mind, he just really loves the overall vibe in Tahiti.

Big Swell On The Way

Friday, 26 August 2011
It must be the quiet Tahitian vibe that has gotten to the guys, 'cause they all seem pretty calm about this monster swell that is on its way.

It's Not A Studio

Friday, 26 August 2011
Schedule or not, Tahiti will do as she chooses

Clay Marzo - The Flats

Thursday, 25 August 2011
Clay waits for the first sign of a south swell. This was his first time surfing this mini-perfect spotPresented by Westside Pride MediaSurfing by Clay MarzoShot by Adam KlevinEdit by Shaun SwinkMusic - The Sage "Red Moon"​​surf/​team/​profile/​clay
Teahupo'o is not a place you want to get yourself in trouble. But if you are going to go hard at Chopes you've got to expect to risk an injury ... and at the Billabong Pro, the man you see about your injury is Dr Paul Fisher.


Thursday, 25 August 2011
Parker and Conner Coffin hit Trestles with Aussie grom Beau Foster and Pat O'Connell.

the life of RY

Thursday, 25 August 2011
A day in the life of Ry Craike. Pumping Barrels and a few fish. What more could you ask for?

Barrel Alley

Thursday, 25 August 2011
Beaches on The Gold Coast have been closed as wild waves smash the sandy shores. But Adam Bennetts, Chris "Ibis" Bennetts, Clint Kimmins and Cory Zeims found the barrels on offer at Currumbin's Alley too tempting to miss. As you'll see, the boys can't help but crack a smile after sitting deep inside a tube...To see Andrew Shield's photos from...

Lacanau Pro WQS with 6.0 riders

Thursday, 25 August 2011
Laying it down in Lacaunau, the Nike 6.0 boys just went ballistic in France. Taking out the ASP six-star, Gabriel Medina proved once again why he's making the jump to the world tour this September. From the looks of things, Kolohe Andino ain't far behind him. And then with guys like Nic Von Rupp, Charly Martin and Jonathan Gonzalez keeping it real in...


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    Surfer remains in critical condition.
  • Stephanie Gilmore Out Of Margies Pro

    Ankle injuries, aye?
  • Kai Hing Wins Taranaki Pro Junior

    The Hot 100 sure knows how to pick 'em!
  • How You Can Help Vanuatu

    In the wake of Cyclone Pam.
  • Komune Bali Pro Is Back On The QS Calendar

    Only time will tell... who is the Maddest Huey of them all?
  • Westerly Windina On The Today Show

    Does Westerly surf like Peter? No. But she does surf...
  • Burleigh Heads Back On The 'QS

    It's a beautiful thing.
  • Triple J's Beat The Drum Anniversary Concert

    One helluva lineup.